OOO Etiquette: When to Set Your OOO Assistant

November 8, 2016Business

On any given day, our staff is receiving between 200-300 emails! Every message counts and requires time and thoughtfulness to respond. If we are out of the office and won’t be looking at those messages, our Out of Office assistant [OOO] can be a lifesaver! It lets people know that we won’t be able to … Read More

You’re Invited: Forest Lake Closing Office Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

October 19, 2016Business

Come and celebrate with the Smarties at the grand opening of our new TitleSmart Forest Lake closing office location on Thursday, November 3rd from 3:00 – 5:00 P.M.! RSVP via our Facebook event page: Forest Lake Ribbon Cutting Ceremony Light appetizers, refreshments and snacks will be served. *** Ribbon cutting ceremony at 3:30 P.M. We … Read More

TitleSmart is Embracing Change

September 28, 2016Business

Change is good! Change is REALLY good! Some of you are shaking your heads right now thinking, “Change just costs me money,” or, “Change is just a waste of my time.” We aren’t talking about change for the sake of change. We are talking about the type of change that propels us forward and challenges … Read More

AutoResponse: Are you ACTUALLY out of the office?

September 17, 2016Business

Even with all of the new messaging apps and tools available, email remains the communication method of choice for most of us in the business world. According to the Radicati Group, in 2015, the number of emails sent and received per day totaled over 205 billion and is expected to reach over 246 billion by … Read More

Why Instagram is a Realtor’s Best New Tool

September 2, 2016Business

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Our marketing strategy is always evolving and adapting to the needs of our current and potential customers. Small things remain staples in our strategy, but one piece is new, and sometimes a little intimidating: social media. Take Instagram for example: this ever budding social media platform is growing by leaps and bounds every year, introducing … Read More