Welcome NAR Leadership Academy Class of 2013

The 2013 NAR Leadership Academy class is a diverse group of REALTORS® spanning the globe. To find out how you can learn more about leadership opportunities at the National Association of REALTORS® visit REALTOR.org/LeadershipAcademy....

Fine Tuning the Academy Selection Process to Craft a Stronger Community

Relationships made within each class stretch across the country and true bonds are created. Personally, my participation has helped me grow, and I feel blessed to be part of this process....
April 26, 2012

2012 Leadership Appointments

NAR 2012 President Moe Veissi pledges to keep 'REALTORS are the Heart of the Deal' he's off to a rousing start with a testimony on Capitol Hill....
December 5, 2011

Working to Build Better Realtors® and Better Myself: My Year as Leadership Academy Chair

What I enjoy most is the opportunity to help Academy participants find a place where they can reach their own personal goals. I firmly believe that mentoring is a key component of leadership, especially among volunteers. The Academy...
October 27, 2011

Rallying the Team: An Update from the 2011 Realtor® Leadership Summit

The real estate industry is changing, and it will be much different three to five years out from what it is today. Realtor® leaders must realize that we must innovate in order to provide the best products and services...
September 22, 2011

Inner Fire: The truly great use adversity as fuel.

Don is a four-time New York Times Bestselling author and former Sports Illustrated Associate Editor. Using rich, personal accounts gathered from more than 20 years of interviews with many of today’s greatest sports legends, Don has distilled Sixteen...
August 19, 2011

Leading from the Heart, With a Little Bit of Soul, Too

...leadership: It’s like peeling an onion because you learn more and more with each layer. And, as you learn more as a leader, you can become more inspirational to help constituents get past the obstacles ahead....
August 11, 2011

Taking Technology to the Next Level: Thoughts from a Self-Taught, Tech-Savvy Realtor®

Technology has been instrumental in my success as a Realtor®, but when I entered the real estate industry, I had a lot to learn. For me, using technology to grow my business started somewhat by default. I don’t have...
July 12, 2011

Inspiring REALTOR Leaders Step to the Top of the Class

As REALTOR leaders, we have to inspire other REALTORS, including younger professionals, identify those who have a true passion for this industry and encourage them to participate in their local and state association leadership communities. We need to...
June 21, 2011

Finding The 18th Camel

" It’s interesting how we as humans tend to focus our time, energy and thoughts on the problem versus the solution. Getting to yes shouldn’t be as hard as we tend to make it on ourselves." "This real estate market...
June 7, 2011