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Learn About Work-Life Balance With Arianna Huffington & Gary V

Learn About Work-Life Balance With Arianna Huffington & Gary V

Watch and listen to Arianna Huffington, Founder of Huffington Post, and Gary Vaynerchuk discuss their thoughts on work-life balance. Talking through tough questions such as “Can you work hard without burning out? and Is being burned out the price of success?”, this episode of The Point is a must watch for all agents who are struggling with some form of work-life balance.

For many people, work-life balance, or a lack of, can create issues in other areas of people’s lives. A poorly balanced personal life can do serious damage to work relationships and is known to stifle creativity. Vaynerchuk and Arianna Huffington share tips for avoiding burnout and taking “Thrive Days” to increase productivity. Watch below and soak in their wisdom.

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Forbes Names Keller Williams As One Of The Best Places To Work

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If you work full-time, you spend at least one-third of your waking hours at your job.  Let that sink in. If you work that much you don’t have much time to play video games with elo boost services from elitist-gaming.com, although there are people that still invest their time in shooter games with the use of Counter-Strike: Global Offensive boosting so they rank faster and take advantage of their time.  Are you currently happy with your occupation?  Some of you will answer yes and some will answer “heck no!”  Forbes recently posted an article entitled ‘The Happiest Companies To Work For in 2017.’  They took some data collected by CareerBliss and compiled a list of the 50 happiest companies to work for.  Coming in at the 3rd spot, Keller Williams was named one of the happiest companies to work for in 2017.  Our team can attest to that as we all enjoy our companies culture, freedom, and excellent training and development.

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KW has transcended from climbing up ‘the top real estate’ list to the top of ‘best companies to work for’ list.  If you were to peruse Keller Williams Realty’s page on Indeed you will see an outstanding 4.5 star rating.  With 925 reviews posted, the majority of which are riddled with praise to the companies training and ‘fun’ atmosphere. With a heavy emphasis on training with compliance to OSHA safety checklist, Keller Williams so stranger to receiving praise for it’s core value.  In 2015, Keller Williams, landed at the number 1 spot on TrainingMag.com’s Training Top 25.

The companies president John Davis said the main focus of KW is on training.  “As a commission-based industry, our biggest training challenge is to guide thousands of new Keller Williams agents through our training programs so they can get into production quickly and build their businesses,” Davis says.  It seems to be paying off as the company is surpassing most industry competitors in most categories with the help from video production companies phoenix who help them with their productions.

The Top 10 Happiest Companies To Work For In 2017

1. Bristol-Myers Squibb

2. Amgen, Inc.

3. Keller Williams Realty

4. Visa, Inc.

5. Total Quality Logistics

6. Adobe Systems Incorporated

7. PNC Financial Services Group, Inc.

8. Parsons Corporation

9. Chevron Corporation

10. Prudential Insurance Company of America

 

It can be noted that there is a lack of classic car insurance companies on this list while pharmaceutical and financial companies placed well.  The tech world is riddled with boot strapped start ups and more established companies have widened their career development programs and opportunities for growth.

If you live in the Snohomish County area and are interested in what Keller Williams has to offer, please feel free to contact us!

 

What is a Tax Foreclosure Auction [video]

Tax Foreclosure Auctions in Washington State

Snohomish County Tax Foreclosure Auction in ProgressAfter going to the Snohomish County Tax Foreclosure Auction I made a YouTube video and did a post on Facebook about how the day went and that I was the successful bidder on a piece of vacant land.  That winning bid purchased me a great investment that looks like it should have a good ROI in the future.  Well that created a lot of questions so hopefully this video below answers those questions.
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Ground Broken For Lynnwood WA New Assisted Living Facility

Ground was broken for Lynwood’s newest assisted living facility which will boast a 135,478-square-foot building on 15 acres of wooded land.  Quail Park, the first Independent /Assisted Living and Memory Care combined campus to be built in greater Lynnwood and south Snohomish County in the past 10 years will be home to 254 residents. The campus will include walking paths, a view of nature and a park-like setting. If you are taking care of your elderly parents and want them to participate in more activities then enroll them in an adult day care.
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Seattle Metro Real Estate Market An On Fire Sellers Market! [Video]

The whole Seattle Metro is in a totally moving, crazy fast, real estate market. We are talking about King and Snohomish Counties and Cities like Seattle, Shoreline, Bellevue, Kirkland, Redmond, Lynnwood and Everett.  There is no inventory and now is the time to Sell if you are thinking about selling your home. If you are a buyer be prepared to get into a bidding war for a good property. Check out the awesome video!
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