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Parker Principle 12: Standing up to climate change

During our session, we spoke at length about disaster preparedness, stranded assets, rising home insurance rates, and the promise of new home technology — to each other. Out of the 150+ industry leaders who attended Disconnect, ours were the only two voices.

Parker Principle 11: Adopting a career of service

Jerry Maguire had it all. He had a booming business, gorgeous girlfriend, a trendy home and everyone wanting to either work with him, sleep with him or be him.
But Jerry wanted more.

Parker Principle 11: How to selflessly give back to the world

Perhaps it’s because real estate agents and brokers know so many people, perhaps it’s because they know their community so well, or maybe it’s just that they take their role in a service-oriented profession seriously — for whatever reason, “giving back to the world through service” seems to be ingrained in the lives of many real estate agents.

Parker Principle 11: How to selflessly give back to the world

Perhaps it’s because real estate agents and brokers know so many people, perhaps it’s because they know their community so well, or maybe it’s just that they take their role in a service-oriented profession seriously — for whatever reason, “giving back to the world through service” seems to be ingrained in the lives of many real estate agents.

Embodying Parker Principle 4: Enforcing ethical standards to increase professionalism

I went for a walk in the desert and found some perspective. No, there was no peyote involved. Still, it was a pretty awesome trip. What was the Inman Disconnect experience like? Well, here is my take as a humble real estate agent among a grouping of industry CEOs, executives, broker/owners and innovators.

The Parker Principles: A Real Estate Manifesto

On the final day of Inman Disconnect, attendees came together to distill all of the conversations and debates over the course of the event into a series of actionable principles and to make a commitment to the real estate industry, real estate consumer…

Book preview: Inman’s 360-degree view on real estate leadership

The following is the introduction to Inman’s book titled “Leadership: How Real Estate Leaders Can Act Decisively to Change the Industry,” a compilation of articles and Q&As published throughout our first-ever Leadership Week. …

7 deadly sins to avoid in the age of disruption

Increasingly, I am hearing from brokers and agents an undercurrent of concern about what to expect next. How will emerging technologies change the business? What will they need to do to stay relevant and well-compensated for their efforts? Will their r…

Leadership Lens: Change doesn’t occur because everyone wants it

David Charron is currently the chief strategy officer and director for Bright MLS. Bright facilitated $91 billion in residential real estate transactions in 2017. We recently spent some time with David to pick his brain about the future of real estate …