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YOUR March Minute with the JTHS President

by | Mar 31, 2016
It's been an amazing year so far, and your JTHS-Miami Professionals, Board of Governors, and JTHS Team Leaders are making a difference together for our members! Here are some highlights of interest:

Susan S. Gaieski,,
Realtor®, e-PRO, SFR
2016 President JTHS Council of the
MIAMI Association of REALTORS®

Hello JTHS Members!
It's been an amazing year so far, and your JTHS-Miami Professionals, Board of Governors, and JTHS Team Leaders are making a difference together for our members! Here are some highlights of interest:

TOOLS & SERVICES FOR JTHS MEMBERS
The highly-anticipated "Top 20 Reasons to Visit and Buy in Palm Beach County" flyer has been created & is available for your use (add to listing presentations & to your marketing) Click here to access. We are working on the Martin County one, which should be available later this month.

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT
Our JTHS-Miami Professional Development Team continues to research and provide the best education and professional development programs for you. I'm excited to announce that "Agent Boot Camp" will be offered at JTHS for the first time, so be on the lookout for additional details. In coordination with our JTHS Professional Development Team, JTHS Broker member Courtney Smitheman, Broker & Property Manager for Crane Reed Properties, LLC, volunteered her time as the instructor. Here's a preview of what will be covered:

  • Agent Boot Camp - What are your roles and responsibilities in a transaction?
  • ATTN: Brokers & Team Leaders – JTHS basic boot camp training for your agents
  • New Agents – you have a RE license – now what?
  • Learn how to work well with fellow agents and close more deals

BROKER OUTREACH
Have you received a visit yet from our JTHS Professionals? If you haven't – you will soon. Our JTHS Professionals are continuing to visit every JTHS Broker Office this year. If you missed the Team's visit, a JTHS new agent packet, JTHS Calendar, and a "Sorry We Missed You" card was left for your convenience. We encourage you to call the JTHS Council with questions or provide feedback. If you need more member packets, one of the team members will be glad to deliver them.

PUBLIC POLICY
The REALTOR® Party has created a New Member Orientation 2 Minute video that will be added to our programs. It focuses on the importance of the REALTOR® Party for members and the real estate industry. It will assist in educating our members on the value of advocacy, increase involvement in Calls for Action, and voting on important real estate issues

LEADERSHIP
While you might not have heard much about our Leadership Academy program this year, I have established a President's Advisory Group. They are reviewing the current program and making minor adjustments. Traditionally, this program has produced many successful leaders, so we can't wait to see the finished product.

KEY EVENTS

  • Back by popular demand - Speed Training Event - scheduled for March 24th at JTHS from 4 – 6pm, provided by our Business Partners and hosted by Danny Poulos (Business Partner Board of Governors Director).
  • Mark your calendar and join us for breakfast at our first 2016 JTHS General Membership meeting scheduled for Wednesday, March 30, 2016 at East Pointe Country Club at 8:30am. John Couris, CEO for Jupiter Medical Center, will discuss the expansion of the Medical Center and the importance to the community. Danielle Clermont will provide an update on products and services. As always, thanks to our JTHS Social Events Team for hosting.
  • Please note a date change for an upcoming YPN Event "What's Happening in Northern Palm Beach County" (commercial, residential, and economic development that will impact this area over the next 2 years). This event has been rescheduled from March 30 to May 25.
  • HAVE YOU SIGNED UP ANYONE YET? Our challenge is to GET 5 REALTORS® who have NEVER attended a Florida REALTORS® Convention to sign-up and attend this once-in-a-lifetime 100th Anniversary Celebration in Orlando - Rosen Shingle Creek - August 24 - 28, 2016. DON'T MISS YOUR CHANCE TO MEET JAY LENO!

For more upcoming events, educational opportunities, and access to your Miami Gateway – your ONE click access to MLS, Tax and exclusive premium marketing tools and services, visit www.jthsrealtors.com. I hope you've enjoyed this month's "Minute with your JTHS President". I thank you for your time, and most importantly, thank you for being a JTHS-Miami member.

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