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July eConnect

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Make A Break For It!

Being productive isn’t about quantity. It’s about quality, and more so, investing your best time into your best activities - those activities that will propel you toward your goals. That’s a pretty simple concept to grasp but do you know what entrepreneurs often have a hard time with? Intentionally slowing down to go fast.

To Become A Better Leader, Turn Statements Into Questions

As a leader, the minute you start believing that you have all the answers you stop being curious, stop being open to learning, and stop asking critical questions. And if you stifle your curiosity, you’ll miss out on gathering vital information about what’s going on in your business. You may also fail to spot opportunities or problems. 

Member Highlight: Rebecca Thomson

Building a successful career in real estate means committing to excellence. It calls for immersing yourself in your business and getting involved in the industry that shapes and protects your livelihood. Rebecca Thomson, a recent Goldie Scholar, shares 3 keys to building a successful career in real estate. 

How to Leverage MLS Data to Boost Your Real Estate Business

The MLS is one of the most under-utilized resources in real estate, and agents can make more money by leveraging it. What is some of the data we can gain from the MLS and how can we use it to improve our marketing efforts? What can we learn about our real estate markets through the MLS? Why is it so important to become as educated as possible when it comes to your business? Watch this video that Marki Lemons-Ryhal and Carrie Little produced loaded with tips and strategies for you.

National Conference Registration is Now Open!

IMAGINE THE POSSIBILITIES! Join Women’s Council, November 6-10, 2019, at the Hilton Union Square to ignite your business leadership skills, discover new approaches to grow your business and strengthen your network, all while engaging with your Women’s Council community. Be sure to register early to book a room at our headquarters hotel the Hilton Union Square. The Conference is held in conjunction with NAR's REALTORS® Conference & Expo.

Women's Council Inaugural Gala

Ticket sales are open for the Women's Council Inaugural Gala on Friday, November 8, in San Francisco. We're honoring our 2020 National Leadership Team: President - Brenda Lee Szlachta; President-Elect - Pamela Banks; First Vice President - Sylvia Seabolt; Treasurer - Chris Pelkola Lee. Purchase your ticket today! 

Women's Council Team Store

Team Store is your one-stop shop for branding compliant merchandise for your local or state network, including apparel, badges and other products. Their staff is well equipped to meet the custom needs of local and state networks and Women's Council encourages Networks to use them.

Women's Council Members Saving Center

Take a fresh look at our exclusive Member Savings Center so you don't miss out on any of our new vendors for 2019! Did you know you can get a rock-bottom price on Sam's Club membership? Also, it's summertime so don't miss discounted tickets for theme parks, shows, and other events. Additionally, there are discounts on office supplies, car rentals, hotels, and plenty more.

Upcoming Events

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Midyear Meeting

Women's Council will no longer be holding a live Midyear meeting. We will be holding a virtual Midyear meeting over the same meeting dates, including sessions, governance meetings, and elections. More information will be posted in the coming days.  

Online Daily Beginning | Mar. 23, 2020

NEW! Virtual Events

You’re home so we’re bringing the education to you. You already know you can count on your Women’s Council community to support and motivate you to take that next step. 

Confront this challenge and make the most of this opportunity. This is the time. Time, to learn something new, time to make new connections and time to step outside your comfort zone - and give it all you’ve got.