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MASTERMIND MEETINGS Part 1

Whether you’re a rookie mortgage broker, or a seasoned veteran, there is always something you can learn from others in the industry. Also, don’t forget the value you bring to the table. […]

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The Deadly Unasked Question

As a mortgage professional, you have the ability to both save, or potentially cost your clients thousands of dollars. Asking questions will help ensure the best rate, and outcome for your clients. […]

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Eat Failure For Breakfast

In business there are no stupid questions. Don’t give up, keep looking for ways to turn your obstacles into opportunities. […]

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Don’t Cold Call

Don’t cold call potential mortgage clients. Here are the people you should cold call, and here is what you should tell them. […]

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Chapter 43: Scripts Gone Wrong

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My verbal script had fallen into a rut of repetition. And clearly my brain had shifted into cruise control. Four years after the event my face is still reflexively flushes a bit just recalling it. This was one of my all-time highs, as in the heights of stupidity. […]

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Ch. 22 Heuristics (vs. Shortcuts)

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An excerpt from Vol. 2 of Be the Better Broker. Heur-what-stics? As defined by Wikipedia, a heuristic technique, often called simply a heuristic, is any approach to problem solving, learning or discovery that employs a practical method not guaranteed to be optimal or perfect, but sufficient for the immediate goals. When an optimal solution is […]

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The Stories We Tell Ourselves

The stories we tell ourselves are often out of alignment with reality. Whether it is a tale of roses & rainbows or doom & gloom, rarely do our best, or thankfully our worst fears come to fruition, and even when it seems as though they are the peaks and valleys are typically very brief. With […]

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Ch 71 – Taking The Mortgage Application – FLOW

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An excerpt from Volume 3 of Be the Better Broker “There is no problem you can’t solve if you understand your business from A to Z.” – Sam “The Banana King” Zemurray Whatever software your firm is using for mortgage applica- tions, the blank fields are all there for a reason, and it is not […]

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