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Jennifer Mackay
Counts Real Estate Group, Inc. - Panama City, FL
Your Bay County Florida Realtor 850.774.6582

I have yet to see a M stay longer than 3-4 months so I personally am not going out of my way until they show me dedication and motivation

Jun 22, 2016 08:38 PM
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Bob Crane
Woodland Management Service / Woodland Real Estate, EXP - Stevens Point, WI
Forestland Experts! 715-204-9671

Watch this Evelyn, all the answers are inside...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Sz0o9clVQu8

Jun 22, 2016 07:58 PM
Rainmaker
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Roy Kelley
Realty Group Referrals - Gaithersburg, MD

I do not have this problem.

Jun 22, 2016 08:40 PM
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Noah Seidenberg
Coldwell Banker - Evanston, IL
Chicagoland and Suburbs (800) 858-7917

I want to train me.

Jun 22, 2016 02:03 PM
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Debbie Reynolds, C21 Platinum Properties
Platinum Properties- (931)771-9070 - Clarksville, TN
The Dedicated Clarksville TN Realtor-(931)320-6730

That is an interesting question. We are getting several Millenials as new agents and I wonder if they will stay. I don't see the broker spending much time with them.

Jun 22, 2016 12:41 PM
Rainmaker
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Sandy Padula and Norm Padula, JD, GRI
HomeSmart Realty West - Carlsbad, CA
Presence, Persistence & Perseverance

We will bring in any capable person without regard to age.

Jun 22, 2016 11:52 AM
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Ryan Huggins - Thousand Oaks, CA
https://HugginsHomes.com - Thousand Oaks, CA
Residential Real Estate and Investment Properties

Not trying to recruit them (or anyone).

Jun 23, 2016 09:21 AM
Rainmaker
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Sybil Campbell
Fernandina Beach, FL
Referral Agent Amelia Island Florida

That is not part of my job descriptions since I am not a managing broker.

Jun 23, 2016 06:46 AM
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Jake Stapley
Total Expert, Inc. - Eden Prairie, MN
Technology driven real estate

Using Total Expert

Jun 23, 2016 05:45 AM
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Gabe Sanders
Real Estate of Florida specializing in Martin County Residential Homes, Condos and Land Sales - Stuart, FL
Stuart Florida Real Estate

Thankfully, this is a problem I don't have to deal with.

Jun 23, 2016 04:10 AM
Rainmaker
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Ron and Alexandra Seigel
Napa Consultants - Carpinteria, CA
Luxury Real Estate Branding, Marketing & Strategy

Evelyn,

Personally, we are not fond of lumping people into a category.  No one likes to be pigeon holed.  With every generation, there are standouts.  The standouts want to learn and succeed.  Just cherry pick that is what it is all about.  A

Jun 23, 2016 02:19 AM
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Harry F. D'Elia III
RentVest - Phoenix, AZ
Investor , Mentor, GRI, Radio, CIPS, REOs, ABR

When you find the secret please share it with all of us.

Jun 23, 2016 01:48 AM
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Michael Setunsky
Woodbridge, VA
Your Commercial Real Estate Link to Northern VA

Evelyn Johnston Mentor and train them for a successful career in this business.

Jun 23, 2016 12:04 AM
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Scott Godzyk
Godzyk Real Estate Services - Manchester, NH
One of the Manchester NH's area Leading Agents

I do not have any working for me but would love to. In interviews they have seemed to want to start at the top without learning the business or skills needed to succeed

Jun 22, 2016 10:54 PM
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Michael J. Perry
KW Elite - Lancaster, PA
Lancaster, PA Relo Specialist

My Brand ( KW ) excells at this !

Jun 22, 2016 10:39 PM
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Annette Lawrence , Palm Harbor, FL 727-420-4041
ReMax Realtec Group - Palm Harbor, FL
Making FLORIDA Real Estate EZ

I am not a broker and have no role in recruiting or training new agents.

However, that does not prevent me from having an opinion.

This situation is that the broker and associated agents may believe they will sunset with the current client base and agents. That is a business plan.

However, those who do not embrace walking silently into the sunset and believe they have some 'obligation' regarding the training and preparation of those the take on board, they will feel an ETHICAL responsibility to operate in good faith.

At the first "ON BOARD" day I would have the newbie and their mentor take the 'Genuis' test so they can identify how each of them work and can work together most productively and where they motivational power exits.

I would then align their business plan and implementation to reflect these realities.

 

Jun 22, 2016 10:32 PM
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Dorie Dillard Austin TX
Coldwell Banker Realty ~ 512.750.6899 - Austin, TX
NW Austin ~ Canyon Creek and Spicewood/Balcones

Our Broker has hired some and they are doing great! We tend to stereotype and not all fit their image!

Jun 22, 2016 10:05 PM
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Joe Pryor
The Virtual Real Estate Team - Oklahoma City, OK
REALTOR® - Oklahoma Investment Properties

The same as with a 50 year old.

Jun 22, 2016 10:05 PM
Rainmaker
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Tony and Suzanne Marriott, Associate Brokers
Serving the Greater Phoenix and Scottsdale Metropolitan Area - Scottsdale, AZ
Haven Express @ Keller Williams Arizona Realty

nuttin personally - but the KW training program works well

Jun 22, 2016 10:00 PM
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Barbara Todaro
RE/MAX Executive Realty - Retired - Franklin, MA
Previously Affiliated with The Todaro Team

they knock on our door....we don't chase after them.... if we hire them, they stay and they learn....

Jun 22, 2016 10:00 PM
Rainmaker
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Nina Hollander, Broker
Coldwell Banker Realty - Charlotte, NC
Your Greater Charlotte Realtor

Nothing at all... I don't train and don't hire. I just run my own little business.

Jun 22, 2016 09:38 PM
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Gita Bantwal
RE/MAX Centre Realtors - Warwick, PA
REALTOR,ABR,CRS,SRES,GRI - Bucks County & Philadel

I am not a broker.

Jun 22, 2016 09:09 PM
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Jeff Pearl
RE/MAX Distinctive / LIC in VA - Lovettsville, VA
Full Service Full Time Realtor

I don't label people as Millenials or group them into any categories other than buyers, sellers, renters.

Jun 22, 2016 08:55 PM
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Kathleen Luiten
Resort and Second-Home Specialist - Princeville, HI
Kauai Luxury Ocean Home Sales

Our brokerage has extensive training series including marketing for today's tech saavy consumers.

Jun 22, 2016 05:59 PM
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Praful Thakkar
LAER Realty Partners - Andover, MA
Andover, MA: Andover Luxury Homes For Sale

Evelyn Johnston we have training going on at our market center - almost every day of the week! And they love it.

Jun 22, 2016 03:54 PM
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Lise Howe
Keller Williams Capital Properties - Washington, DC
Assoc. Broker in DC, MD, VA and attorney in DC

I am looking for someone to mentor

Jun 22, 2016 11:47 AM