Hacker Connect January 16 in New York
An event for and by the real estate tech community

Nobody likes someone who is an ego-maniac. A lot of real estate agents get a bad rap, because some agents think that to build a great personal brand, they need to talk about how great they are. This is very off-putting for many people -- especially your Gen X and Gen Y clients who are slow to trust and quick to judge anyone who calls themselves an "expert." Personal branding -- the art of packaging and presenting yourself -- has become vital to both career and business development, especially as a real estate agent. Here are five simple strategies that real estate agents can use to instantly set themselves apart from the pack: 1. Craft a compelling pitch. You need to be able to clearly define yourself, and sum up precisely what it is you do, in 30 seconds or less. When...