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A Look at Gratitude “Gratitude is not only the greatest of virtues, but the parent of all others.” – Marcus Cicero A few thousand years ago, Marcus Cicero said that “Gratitude is not only the greatest of virtues, but the parent of all others.” It’s pretty simple for us to feel and express gratitude at this time of year, the Holiday season, but what’s difficult is maintaining that spirit throughout the course of the year as we take on the obstacles and challenges which inevitably show up in our career …

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Appraisers go happily along, doing their best to exemplify the high standards that promote the public trust.  Unfortunately, almost all (myself included) wait until the last minute to do our license/certification renewal courses.  Some are frantically waiting to snatch the completion certificate out of the instructor’s hand, and speed to over-night or drive it to the state appraisal board.  I understand the need to stagger the renewal licensing of thousands of appraisers, to a few each month, to prevent over-whelming the licensing agency.  However, let us not forget that the …

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Welcome to our new blog segment: “I am a Champion.”  This new segment highlights a student from one of our seven campuses and will post once a month.  Our goal is to show you some stellar people and highlight the fact that our students come from all walks of life.  We know everyone has a different story to tell and we want to help tell it. So, please read on about our first Champion, Raynard Burnett. “I AM YOUR EMPLOYEE” “The first year in any business is the hardest. That …

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If you are considering changing to a career in real estate, NOW is the time. Based on the companies moving to Texas, The Research Center at Texas A&M University predicts our economy will continue to grow over the next 10+ years with a boom year possible in 2017.Texas is seeing the most active inflow of population from California, Florida and Louisiana. Don’t miss out on the opportunity to launch your career in this economy! Champions School of Real Estate offers classes for many fields within the real estate industry. Maybe …

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Signs of self-sabotaging your relationships and your business and personal goals are demonstrating your fears of success. Why do we have fear? We feel vulnerable to new environments, situations, and people. Getting to the point of success can expose our weaknesses and make us come face to face with our flaws; therefore, we maneuver around what could be successful opportunities. The fear of success is very real and often happens when you are moving forward in your life. The future is what we are talking about and we are all …