It has been a sincere pleasure and especially gratifying when students from the past, past, past have come up and told me that they had used some of my advice over the years. A couple of quotes from them:
To be successful in a small business, keep your overhead low and your ego low.
Being focused and disciplined is many times more important than your abilities.
If things aren’t working out, go back to the basics on what got you started. For me, this is getting into my car and going to personally visit Associations and other past sponsors.
If you want to be more successful than you already are, you have to introduce yourself to one or both of these two groups, employees or tenants.
If you want to become more successful in real estate, become a Broker Associate instead of a Sales Associate.
When should you hire your first assistant? When you want to make money! What if you don’t have enough money to hire an assistant? That shows you really need one.
Real estate can be purchased with leverage and has tax advantages.
You cannot be anything you want to be. Find your talent and use it wisely.
On your way up be nice to everybody, because you will be meeting them on the way down.