The Solarian Blog

Exploring the PNW

September 19, 2017

I asked one of my soldiers, “where is Yakima, and what is there to do there?” To which they replied, “Sgt., nothing. It's a small town that has nothing but farming, take what makes you feel at home because I am sure they will not even have a mall.” So, for three weeks of training, I stayed in the barracks, didn't leave the base, and was miserable. I promised myself I'd never come back to a town like this.

I asked one of my soldiers, “where is Yakima, and what is there to do there?” To which they replied, “Sgt., nothing. It's a...

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How to Write A Realty Bio That Brings in More Clients

March 22, 2018

Being a real estate professional, you know the importance of a first impression. Have you ever done business with someone and realize you have a lot in common? You might even go as far as to stay in c...

Being a real estate professional, you know the importance of a first impression. Have you ever done business with someone and realize you have...

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Seminar recap: How will the new tax laws impact your business?

March 20, 2018

Solarity Credit Union recently put on a business tax seminar with Soelberg & Associates, Certified Accountants, and Meyer, Fluegge, & Tenney. There was some great information and questions we...

Solarity Credit Union recently put on a business tax seminar with Soelberg & Associates, Certified Accountants, and Meyer, Fluegge, & Tenney. There was some great...

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Five Money-Saving Green Updates

March 5, 2018

Going green is great for the environment, but that’s not the only benefit. When you make green upgrades in your home, it can also lead to some major savings.   Solar panels The upfront cost is...

Going green is great for the environment, but that’s not the only benefit. When you make green upgrades in your home, it can also...

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Dispelling Refinance Myths

February 26, 2018

“Refinancing” is a scary word for many people, but that shouldn’t be the case for you. For many homeowners, refinancing can not only lower your monthly payments and help with your monthly budget...

“Refinancing” is a scary word for many people, but that shouldn’t be the case for you. For many homeowners, refinancing can not only lower...

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Constructive Conflict

September 28, 2017

Taking advantage of constructive conflict requires a high degree of trust.  Relationships are key here so it is essential that you take the time to get to know your team, for the team to get to know you, and for the team to get to know one another.  Everyone must feel comfortable in disagreeing with one another and everyone must accept that conflict will be a key element of the organization’s culture.

Taking advantage of constructive conflict requires a high degree of trust.  Relationships are key here so it is essential that you take the time...

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Rebrand or Brand Refresh?

September 20, 2017

A brand is not something that you create and then put on the bookshelf.  It requires attention and evolves organically along with your business. It is your company’s personality. Think about all of the things you have learned over the last year. Have you learned to use some new words, present concepts more clearly, changed your hair or bought a few new outfits? You are constantly refreshing your personal brand, and it is vital that you pay the same level of attention to your company’s brand.

A brand is not something that you create and then put on the bookshelf.  It requires attention and evolves organically along with your business....

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