The Donkey’s Tale, A Proverb

By Nicole Mangina | Mar 20, 2009

Okay, this may not be fully Ninja related, but someone sent this to me this week.  It made me laugh out loud and puts a funny, light hearted spin on some pretty deep stuff.  Read on …. One day a farmer’s donkey fell down into a well.  The animal cried piteously for hours as the…

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There May Not Be Any New Information Out There, But There Are Infinite New Ways To Apply It

By Nicole Mangina | Mar 18, 2009

I am in the process of reading ‘The Laws of Success’ by Napoleon Hill.  He made the comment that there is no new information to be discovered in the realm of achieving success and your goals.  I have heard this before and truly if you read a lot of books or materials on achieving your goals not…

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Doing The Daily Grind

By Nicole Mangina | Mar 14, 2009

I am madly in love with my boys and my husband.  In virtually every way I am living the life of my dreams.  That being said, I have to admit that it isn’t always as exotic and exciting as I thought it was going to be all those years ago.  I caught myself staring at…

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Debbie Hansen, Ninja Mom Of The Month March 2009

By Nicole Mangina | Mar 10, 2009

Meet our Ninja Mom of the month for March, Debbie Hansen from Loveland, Colorado!  Debbie is with The Group Inc so a real live groupie.   She has definitely taken the Ninja systems and been able to implement them in a way that works for her and her family and manages to have a wonderfully…

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How Open To Change Are You? … Really? … Honestly?

By Nicole Mangina | Mar 4, 2009

I like to project the persona that I am completely relaxed and a go with the flow kind of person.  That I take it all in stride.  Well, the reality is that when it comes to change I am so completely not that way!  I like my comfort zone.  After all, don’t we all?  I…

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Be Authentic, Embrace Your Inner Dork

By Nicole Mangina | Mar 2, 2009

Yes, there are lots of classes out there that will tell you how to classify people according to their personalities so that you can better relate to them.  I don’t know about you, but every time I have taken one of those classes I end up with so much information in my head that I…

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Set Yourself Apart And Be A Resource For Your Clients

By Nicole Mangina | Feb 25, 2009

In listening to Larry Kendall’s webinar yesterday he had some great insights and tools to help us as agents be a true resource for our clients.  (For information about future webinars with Larry Kendall, the ultimate real estate guru, check out for dates and to register.) Two websites that he mentioned provide valuable insights…

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10 Tips To Create Your Best Year Ever

By Nicole Mangina | Feb 17, 2009

This list was sent to me and I thought it was too great not to share.  The list was written by Bob Corcoran of Corcoran coaching.  For more info on Bob check out 1.  Visualize your perfect year right now.  Ignore the committee in your head if they start in about being reasonable or…

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Give Yourself Permission For Today To Suck

By Nicole Mangina | Feb 12, 2009

I know that thinking positively and finding the best in everything is what we all strive for.  I know that our attitude has a tremendous affect on virtually everything in our lives.  But sometimes things happen that just plain suck.  Today my sister lost her baby.  She was well into her third month of pregnancy so…

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