Leadership Summit Archive

Are You With Me?

Togetherness was clearly the watchword for NAR’s 2014 Leadership Summit. Every August, incoming state and local REALTOR® association presidents from around the country and their association staff executives get together in Chicago to address major industry challenges. At this...
August 26, 2014

Realtor.com®: We Need You

Realtor.com® has had its ups and downs this year as it works to reclaim its once-top spot as the go-to site for consumers. While its traffic has grown 18 percent over the past year, the site faces some stiff...
August 21, 2014

Use the Media to Tell Your Story

The media is a powerful tool for telling your business story, but you have to use it wisely. At the National Association of REALTORS®’ Leadership Summit in Chicago on Tuesday, Don Cunningham, managing director of global PR firm Burson-Marsteller,...

Phipps: ‘It’s Our Time’

  By Wendy Cole, Senior Editor, REALTOR® Magazine   The smiling, young  acrobat completed a mesmerizing  sequence of flips and spins and whirls, landing literally on the feet of his strong-armed partner. Jaws dropped among the 1,800 attendees at NAR’s Leadership Summit who...
August 5, 2010

Coming Soon to an Association Near You …

By Hilary Marsh, Managing Director, REALTOR.org Last August, NAR invited state and local REALTOR® associations to submit ideas, and a team of judges chose 14 concepts to receive funding and a professional coach to bring the ideas to fruition. This...
May 12, 2010

Christopher Gardner Talks About ‘White-Collar Homelessness’ at Leadership Summit

By Erica Christoffer, Contributing Editor, REALTOR® Magazine A new face of homelessness is emerging in the U.S., downtrodden from today’s economic climate. Christopher Gardner knows all too well how the events in one’s life can topple down in a...