Columbus REALTORS® e-notes for June 16, 2017

Apply for the Leadership Academy!
The quality of a leader is reflected in the standards they set for themselves. Are you looking to grow your leadership skills and become a better, more effective leader? Then you should apply to the Leadership Academy! The Leadership Academy is for members interested in developing their personal and professional leadership skills and/or becoming a leader in their company, community, philanthropy, etc. Application deadline is Aug. 1 for the 2015-2016 class. More information/application

Global Business Initiative
Columbus REALTORS® is Going Global!  Enjoy an international lunch and learn about changing demographic trends from the Columbus Foundation’s Michael Wilkos on 6/28. Additionally, you'll  discover how the CIPS designation and upcoming At Home With Diversity class can open doors for you to learn, earn, and give back – globally! This event is free, however registration is required. More info and register.

NAR Answers Questions About ‘Instant Offers’
Members have engaged the association and their fellow agents in discussions about online business models that attempt to cut the real estate professional out of the transaction. Here’s how NAR responds.

Consumers Need You Now More Than Ever

While the internet has undeniably become a vital resource for real estate buyers, consumers have still increased their use of real estate professionals over the last 20 years. Read more.

How to Get Noticed on Social Media
These tips will help you get more visibility from your posts, maximize your outreach, and increase your followers.

Apps Top Producers Can’t Live Without
REALTOR® Magazine talked to movers and shakers in the real estate world to find out which mobile tools they love and why - find out what they are here.
News for your clients!
The Most Annoying Things About Summer — And What to Do About Them
Summer should be the stuff dreams are made of: long, sunny days and warm nights filled with important questions like, “Ice cream on the porch, or another pint on the patio?” But summer also comes with bugs, heat, humidity, and other annoyances around the house. These tips will help you kiss them goodbye.