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Dear Loan Officer: A Story About Success & Pushing Yourself

Pygmalion Effect: We are either rising or falling to the expectations of those around us. When the demands are high, we show up. When they are low, we settle. A young man buys a new pickup truck and wants to … Continue reading

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Dear Loan Officer: How are you planning to invest in your top clients in 2021?

Dear Loan Officer, Good afternoon! I wanted to share a video with you all, that I shared with my coaching clients this past Tuesday. We’ve all been collectively drinking from the fire hydrant (so to speak) with opportunity. Some of … Continue reading

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Dear Loan Officer: Focus on the 80 Percent!

Dear Loan Officer, Coming to you with a lesson from Brasada Ranch in Central, OR! I wanted to get a lesson out to you today from a book called Ninja Selling by Larry Kendall. It’s a great book for any … Continue reading

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Dear Loan Officer: The Law of the Scale Part 2

Dear Loan Officer, Happy Tuesday! Last week I shared about the High Trust Law of the Scale which states, “If you want more business, have fewer clients.” The victory isn’t getting a client to do business with you once, it’s … Continue reading

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Dear Loan Officer: The Law of the Scale

Dear Loan Officer, Happy Tuesday – I hope this week finds you in good health! This month, I am diving into the… drumroll…. Law of the Scale. The Law of the Scale remits that if you want more business, have fewer … Continue reading

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Dear Loan Officer: Focus on Your Victories and Learn from Your Failures

  Dear Loan Officer, Everywhere I look, I can see a hurdle, a problem, a stumbling block.  Sometimes, things just go wrong, and perhaps continue to go wrong.  I recently talked with two dejected Loan Officers who were each dealing … Continue reading

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Dear Loan Officer: Feel Like You Never Have Enough Time?

  I envision everyone reading this nodding and raising their hand. I face this challenge pretty much every day, being a highly motivated, goal-oriented professional. Many of us, are also juggling virtual school for our kids, and working from home … Continue reading

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Dear Loan Officer: Why It’s Important to Take Time Off (Even in COVID-19 Times)

(This is a repost from March 7, 2017) I’m about to tell you something that will radically transform how you think. In fact, for some of you, it may change everything about how you run your business and life. When … Continue reading

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Dear Loan Officer: How do Billionaires Think?

Dear Loan Officer, As some of you may know, each week I get a chance to roundtable with some of the top mortgage thinkers and producers from around the country. We recently had a profound discussion about identifying key components … Continue reading

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Dear Loan Officer: 5 Steps to Multiplying Referrals

Dear Loan Officer, We’re all trying to build with our clients, in a way to turn them into long-time fans. Loyal customers will keep you top-of-mind, and will not only buy from you again, but refer you to their greater … Continue reading

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