I Learn Something New at Active Rain Every Day-May 13-May19, 2012

Home Stager with Room Service Home Staging

I Learn Something New at ActiveRain Every Day and It's Time I Showed You.  May 13 - May 19, 2012

I learn something new every day at ActiveRain!  With this series I try to highlight one post per day that gave me that “lightbulb” moment.  It could be something techie, about Real Estate, about a place or person!

Debbie GartnerMay 13: Debbie Gartner- Helping Another ActiveRain Member ...and Some of My Tidbits.
Debbie not only knows carpet and flooring but she knows a lot about SEO.  Read her tidbits and you’ll have your ah-ha moment.

Eric EstateMay 14: Eric Estate- Facebook to Try Out “Pay to Highlight Status Update” Feature.
Now that FB is public they answer to Wall Street, who will insist that they continue to bring in the cash and more cash.  What do you think?

Richard and beth WittMay 15: Richard and Beth Witt-  Nobody Cares What You Know Until They Know That You Care.
We all know this but we need to be reminded.  You can’t begin to sell someone something until you understand what it is they need.

judi barrettMay 16: Judi Barrett- Sometimes You Can Not Do What’s Needed -But If you Try, They Don’t Forget.
How often do we remember those thoughtful little acts that someone does for us?  I learned that we mustn’t forget that things we say or do can have an impact on others.

No I’m not daft (yet) I know I have 2 posts for May 17.  I found  both Tammy’s and Celeste’s and being the Libran that I am I couldn’t decide.  Enjoy them both.)

tammy adamsMay 17: Tammy Adams-3 Ways to Use Evernote in Your Real Estate Business.
I’d heard of Evernote several years ago and even registered  but never really used it.  Since I’ve been trying to go paperless I’m going to check this out again.

celeste grupmanMay 17: Celeste Grupman- You May Not Want to Believe It But It Really Works.
I’ve had an e-Newsletter since I started Room Service! Home Staging and am constantly trying to improve it and look for new things to say.  I don’t know if this service could work for Home Stagers but it looks  like there are already several satisfied AR members.

joan coxMay 18:  Joan Cox- A New Fire Extinguisher That Could Save Your Family.
My dear friends lost their home last year due to a fire.  They’re just now moving back so I’m buying this for my friends and family.

suzanne mclaughlinMay 19: Suzanne McLaughlin - Need Some Educational Websites for the Kids This Summer that Are Actually Fun?
Lets face it, try as you may to get your kids outdoors and away from the iPad or laptop, they will make their way back to them.  How about some fun educational sites for them.

Thank you for letting me do what I love to do each day... learn something new!


This entry hasn't been re-blogged:

Re-Blogged By Re-Blogged At
Spam prevention

Accessibility option: listen to a question and answer it!

To submit the form,
drag the world to the circle on the side.

Type below the answer to what you hear. Numbers or words, lowercase:

ActiveRain Community
The Lounge at Active Rain
Active Rain Newbies
addicted to activerain

Comments 39 New Comment

Susanna Haynie
Colorado Springs Realtor - CNE, MCNE, ePro - Cell:
Falcon Property Solutions, LLC

Kathy, as always great information in your weekly round up! I never miss it :-)


May 20, 2012 09:27 PM
Karen Anne Stone
Fort Worth Real Estate
New Home Hunters of Fort Worth and Tarrant County

Miss Kathy, what a great series you have here.  You do such a great job of giving "more than a snippet" of each post... giving us a much better idea of what they are about.  Thanks so much.  You go, Girl !

I think I see perhaps five of them that I am off to read.  Take care...

May 20, 2012 10:47 PM
Doug Bullwinkel
NMLS #281609
Vitek Mortgage Group

You've really hit on some of the best tips that recently were on AR.  There's no shortage of good ideas and great people that are willing to share.

May 20, 2012 11:53 PM
James Dray
AR., MO., or OK. I can find the home for you.
Wise Custom Realty

Morning Kathy congrats on the feature now on with the issue.  The reason I log onto AR and read the people I follow is just because I believe that I will learn from them. 

May 21, 2012 03:12 AM
Patricia Feager, MBA, GRI, Cert Negotiations Expert, Military Relo Prof
The Little REALTOR® That Could
Keller Williams Realty


These were great! Together we can all learn more and I like hitting the highlights of the weeks best - not to be missed posts.

These are wonderful and so are you!

May 21, 2012 09:36 PM

Kathy Streib

Home Stager - Palm Beach County,FL -561-914-6224
Have a question about Home Staging?
Spam prevention

Accessibility option: listen to a question and answer it!

To submit the form,
drag the flag to the circle on the side.

Type below the answer to what you hear. Numbers or words, lowercase:

Additional Information