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Ten Ways to Make "The Home" Stick

July 28, 2014

By Todd Waller

Current real estate buyers … this post is about you.

Don’t worry; we’re not going to talk badly about you. 692 more words

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices

Two ways to beat the competition

You have probably read and heard a long list of methods and strategies for your business to compete in the marketplace. Reality is there are only two ways and here they are.

Strategy

Transient advantage, confirmation bias and Innovation

“If you think of competitive advantage as something that is transient, you’ll organize your company in a very different way. You’re going to be very careful about having your organizational system settle down too much, because too much stability can be dangerous.” 514 more words

Sustainable Moat: Five force analysis is NOT Enough

Note: Words in italics are extracts from the book. 

Why five forces important?

The collective strength of the five forces matters because it affects prices, costs, and the investment required to compete. 2,616 more words

Competitive Advantage

Risk Theme: Aussie & Yen Crosses

The Aussie has been really buoyant as of late. I thought that AUD/NZD could possibly test the 1.0900 area but was expecting failure around this level which would have confirmed the H&S pattern that was developing. 479 more words

Investing

A New Chapter: REdefining Real Estate

July 23, 2014

By Kyle Rank

“I’ve been selling real estate for longer than you’ve been alive!”

This was the common mantra I used to hear (often accompanied by eye rolling) when I spoke about changing the industry with new concepts as a fresh-faced 21-year-old agent. 492 more words

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices

Management by Imagination In The Age of Speed

During a recent meeting we observed a manager lauding their “time tested tried and true” methodology. I asked the president “Why in a world moving at the… 402 more words

Innovation