Leslie Smith Archive

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

Academy Goal: Leadership, Mentoring and Relationships Offered Only By NAR

The Academy was founded in 2008 on the principle that we can mentor and guide REALTORS and identify those who have the skills, talents and commitment that NAR is looking for to lead the organization in the future. There...
January 6, 2011

Rising to the Challenge: 27 Realtors® Bond as Leadership Academy Class of 2011

It’s times like this that those ready to lead really show their mettle. Clearly, the nation must look to strong leaders who can champion policies and practices that get the economy back on solid ground. Real estate — a...
August 3, 2010