Summer 2012: Building the Best Leaders

The Summer 2012 issue of REALTOR® AE spotlights association leaders as well as leadership education and training; offers management tips and tactics; and highlights recent REALTOR® activity around the nation.


Building the Best Leaders: REALTOR® association leadership trainers share expertise in teaching others to lead. By Carolyn Schwaar

Presidents with Zeal: Read how four outstanding association volunteers work with passion and enthusiasm for the REALTOR® mission. By Carolyn Schwaar


AEC Chair: Reaching new heights in association leadership. By Ginger Downs, AEC Chair

My REALTOR® Party: Young members promote political involvement. By Tania Lee

Management: Tips for handling unhappy members. By Shane Johnson

Small Board: Friends in leadership, a difficult balance. By Amy DuBose

HR Connection: The lowdown on layoffs. By Donna Garcia

Law & Policy: Do you understand online copyright law? By Mike Thiel

AE Profile: Terry Penza, the 2012 recipient of the William R. Magel Award for excellence in REALTOR® association management.

News Briefs

NAR’s ALD Department Fosters Stronger Leadership Partnerships. By Cindy Sampalis

REALTOR® Sings for Needy Homeowners

Local Advocacy Training Begins. By Shane Johnson

International Buyers Eye High-End Homes

Let’s Play the Leadership Game!

Congratulations, University of Chicago AE Graduates

More Volunteer Leadership Ed Opportunities than Ever Before

State and Locals Elevate Goals of Leadership Training

REALTOR® Associations Win Grants to Fund Housing Programs

MLS Caravan Risk Mitigation

NAR Establishes MLS Technology and Emerging Issues Subcommittee

Historic REALTOR® Rally Makes an Impact!

8th REALTOR® Care Day Ohio Draws Record Participants

Member Benefits in Wisconsin Go Video

Meet the New RCEs


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