Samuel J. Asfur

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Asking or announcing… | Seth's Blog

When you ask someone if they would use your new product, buy your new widget or participate in your new service once it's ready, you will get a lie …

Zillow's new 'coming soon' feature puts pocket listings on steroids

Zillow has rolled out a new “coming soon” feature that allows agents, brokers and multiple listing services to market homes on its site up to 30 days …

Zillow 'coming soon' listings: threat to the MLS or a chance to evolve?

Zillow’s new “coming soon” feature, which allows certain agents, multiple listing services and brokerages to market homes on its website before …

Study: Road to Housing Recovery will be ‘Longer and Bumpier’

The Wells Fargo Economics Group released its Housing Chartbook for May 2014. The group found that most markets are finding themselves "wildly out of …

Weichert Names Debra Chandler-Protass as West Coast Director of Business Development

Weichert Real Estate Affiliates recently named Debra Chandler-Protass as the new west coast director of business development. “The selection of a …

Sotheby's International Realty launches global referral platform powered by Immobel

Sotheby’s International Realty, Realogy’s luxury brand with a presence in 54 countries, has launched a global referral network that automatically …

RealtyTrac trots out its first mobile apps

You're A Brand: Dressing With Confidence

Confidence-It is among the most important things that we must master in life. It can mean the difference between you and everything you want out of life. It takes confidence to step out of your house in the morning; it takes confidence to look in the mirror and like what you see; it takes …

3 Ways to Tell Future Hires What You're All About

IBM's Bryan Chaney explains how to best portray your company when you're interviewing job candidates.<p>When you're recruiting talent, a candidate perceives your company in one of two ways; either they see the version that you want to put forth, or they get the version that's closer to reality.<p>Ideally …

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How a Lead Becomes a Customer

Your leads have plenty of options, so how do you make them a customer? Here's how to stay top of mind.<p>Only 25 percent of Internet searchers ever click past the first page of results. So if potential customers happen to stumble onto your site, you're already doing something right. The key is not to …

What Should Entrepreneurs Wear?

Do we now expect startup entrepreneurs to wear the 'uniform'? Would we take a tech pitch less seriously if the presenter wore a suit?<p>Barbie is an entrepreneur.<p>Without any sarcasm whatsoever, seriously, good for her.<p>When you think of Barbie, you likely think of the outfits. The fashion. The …

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What The Greatest Self-Help Books Of The Last Decades Can Teach You In 7 Minutes

As a writer, I’m fortunate to connect with authors and experts all over the globe who have vitally important messages to share. While each of these experts sees the world in his or her own very unique way, and shares a special filter or perspective on life, progress and success, when you peel the …

Measure Backward, Not Forward

<i>James Clear writes about using behavioral science to master your habits and improve your health. His free guide, Transform Your Habits, has been downloaded more than 80,000 times. This post originally appeared on his blog.</i><p>We often measure our progress by looking forward. We set goals. We plan …

The Power of Sleep

Health<p>Search<p>North KoreaU.S. Has Plan to Dismantle North Korea's Nuclear Program in a Year, John Bolton Says<p>John McCain'I’m Never Going to Forgive …

The New Habit Challenge: Create A Better To-Do List

Making a simple list isn’t the best way to get things done. Next week we’ll test more effective approaches to organizing our days.<p>Tons of successful leaders laud the to-do list as the key to more organized, productive, and focused days, but is there a right way and a wrong way to do your to-do?<p>The …