The One Thing

BOLD Business Performance and The ONE Thing

Got a Family Member, Friend or Vendor In A Business That Needs a Boost? It’s time for them to get BOLD Business Performance, and you can help! Albert Einstein famously said “Insanity is doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results!" It is only when you are open to change that real growth is possible. Most business owners and entrepreneurs as well as sales people allow their life to be run by default. They are overworked and frustrated by … [Continue Reading...]

Wally and the MG 
Hauling Black Kow... that's NO BS!

The Story of My Orange MG Midget

They Laughed When I Drove Up In An Orange MG Midget....Until I Told Them Why! Researching and writing about your Realtor Rides is been great fun. Your choice of rides says a lot who you are, where you’ve been and even where you’re going. You’ve seen my ride pictured in every edition of this newsletter, but the story has yet to be told…how the heck does a retired Navy pilot turned home inspection entrepreneur wind up sporting about Jacksonville in an Orange 1976 … [Continue Reading...]

To The Nynes

Real Estate Agents Named Best Dressed Professionals

Real Estate Agents Named Best Dressed Professionals in Recent Poll. Data Suggests Women Realtors Dress for Success, Male Realtors Dress Like School Teachers! Like it or not we are judged by our appearance. Socially it is an instant que to determine the potential for a future relationship. And in business the judgement made by our clients about our appearance is often the difference between a pay day and poverty. In the high stakes game of real estate where a … [Continue Reading...]

How to Get Approved for The Best Mortgage by Elysia Stobbe

How to Get Approved for The Best Mortgage Without Sticking a Fork in Your Eye!!

How to Get Approved for The Best Mortgage Without Sticking a Fork in Your Eye!! They say “you can’t judge a book by its cover”. While that thought may be technically true, the real truth is that book covers sell books! And drilling down to the core of it all “book titles sell books”! In the years since “Home Inspection Secrets of the Happy Home Inspector” first reached Amazon #1 Best Seller status dozens of wannabe authors have sought my thoughts on launching the … [Continue Reading...]

Homemade Mouthwash

Homemade Mouthwash

This month I’m taking a bit of a detour from the typical monthly recipe! While you COULD eat this if you wanted to, it probably wouldn’t be very satisfying. But as a mouthwash, this recipe is VERY satisfying! I’m extremely focused on reducing toxins in the Conway home, and several years ago started using more natural personal care products from local health stores. Then I discovered essential oils – and my whole world changed! Not only can I make products whenever I … [Continue Reading...]

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Barnes & Noble Bust, Wally Now #1 on Amazon!

Life for all of us in the real estate professions has changed dramatically over the past decade. Dramatic as they have been, our challenges pale in comparison … [Continue Reading...]

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To The Nynes

Real Estate Agents Named Best Dressed Professionals

Real Estate Agents Named Best Dressed Professionals in Recent Poll. Data Suggests Women Realtors Dress for Success, Male Realtors Dress Like School Teachers! Like it or not we are judged by our appearance. … [Continue reading...]

Flooded Neighborhood

No Action Taken by Florida Legislature!!!

No Action Taken by Florida Legislature to Help Protect Homeowners from Out-of-Control Contractors and Plaintiff Lawyers in Assignment of Benefits (AOB) Claims Hurricane season is upon us. If your home floods … [Continue reading...]

High Water

My Realtor Told Me I Didn’t Need Flood Insurance!

 People need to realize . . . that houses flood even when they are not waterfront. They flood even in a normal neighborhood” Tim Nolan, flood victim . . . Orange Park, FL Tim’s home purchase was a dream … [Continue reading...]

TED Talks

TED – Technology…Entertainment… and Design…

Interested in “Ideas Worth Spreading”, then TED is your ticket! Wouldn’t it be wonderful if the world’s most creative minds could gather together to share their ideas in open forum?  What if each individual … [Continue reading...]

Declaration of Independence Signers

Revolutionary Research Revels American July 4th Independence Day Celebration Held on WRONG Day

Revolutionary Research Revels American July 4th Independence Day Celebration Held on WRONG Day for 237 Years! Meanwhile 317 Million Americans Wonder Why It’s NOT A 3-Day Weekend? Should the American … [Continue reading...]

The Mobile Chicken Tractor

Jacksonville Realtor Demands Commission on Sale of Chicken Coop. Frustrated Buyer Vows Agent Will Have Egg on His Face!

It started out as an innocent inquiry to a Craigslist add that read “Mobile Chicken Tractor at The Hen House in Callahan $450”.  From the photos and description it seemed we had found our dream coop.  It was an … [Continue reading...]

Change Your Clock and Change Your Batteries

Daylight Savings Time

You’re Going to Turn Your Clocks Back One-Hour on November 2nd…..But Why? You know the familiar memory device “spring ahead, fall back” used to assist you in remembering which way to move your clocks at the … [Continue reading...]

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