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How to ace LinkedIn if you work in real estate

how to ace linkedin if you work in real estate

LinkedIn for real estate professionals is primarily about generating online conversations and connections that convert to new business.   Like most agents and property managers, you’re probably on LinkedIn. But you may find it’s not a huge driver of leads for you. Not directly, anyway. It’s nonetheless a critical part of your customer’s journey. Whether…

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Console Cloud mid-season product update

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Console hosts a seasonal Console Cloud release webinar to launch and celebrate the biggest new updates to the platform. And although the Autumn Release Webinar is done and dusted (watch it here if you missed it), we’re bursting at the seams with new features—many of which we previewed in the 2019 Autumn Release Webinar. We’re…

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Here’s what growth looks like: 12 months inside Console HQ

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It’s been twelve months since I was appointed CEO of Console. It’s been a hectic year of change and significant improvements. I love being involved with companies that embrace change, and are not set in their ways. And because of the commitment and attitude of our team, we’ve made some huge strides towards our goals.…

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More ways to use video in real estate and property management

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Why video? As much as we love words, the stats say that four times as many customers would prefer to watch a video than read about a product. But besides being an effective way to deliver more of what your audience wants, videos enjoy a number of algorithm privileges. Google, Facebook, LinkedIn, Instagram and Twitter…

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How to write a compelling agent bio

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If writing a compelling agent bio was easy, everyone would have one. Australian and New Zealand real estate agencies are competing in an increasingly saturated and competitive market. Standing out as an agent or property manager has probably never been so difficult. So how do you get someone to choose you? It sounds cliched, but…

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Highlights from the Autumn Release Webinar

Autumn Release Webinar

We’ve released so many exciting new features this season in Console Cloud. If you missed our Autumn Release Webinar, (or even if you didn’t), we launched a number of powerful features our customers have been waiting for. There’s a new tenant selection workflow, bulk email and SMS, online document storage and filing, better forms integration,…

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Seven things you may not know about Console’s new homepage

Console New Homepage

Noticed anything different about our homepage? If you visited our homepage recently, you may have noticed a few changes. Can’t pinpoint what they are? Here is an insider’s guide as to what’s so special about Console’s new homepage. 1. You’ve come a long way, baby. Our website is *completely* different to what you saw 12…

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The evolution of a property manager

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Whether you’re looking forward to your career in property management, in the thick of it, or reflecting back on it, here’s what the journey to the top looks like. Good property managers somehow manage to be trust accounting geniuses, technological wizards, top communicators, gifted organisers, occasional crisis counsellors, and savvy business-people. They’ve got a black…

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When to send letters, and the future of email

the future of email

Stuck in the middle with… mail There are those who embrace email, and there are those who don’t. And stuck in the middle between these groups are property managers. Mail was an early casualty in the digital revolution, and yet debate over when and to whom it should be sent persists. Why? It’s about customer…

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