Category : Paradigm Shift

Paradigm Shift

The Future of the Internet

The Future of the Internet…

“If Security is not integral to an information technology architecture, that structure must be replaced.

The original distributed Internet architecture sufficed when everything was “free,” as the Internet was not a vehicle for transactions.”

George Gilder – “Life After Google., The Fall of Big Data And the Rise of the Blockchain Economy”

For those who remember the early Internet, you recall that there was absolutely no marketing or advertising allowed. One was “flamed” into oblivion if they tried it.

The Internet was built for communication in the event of a nuclear holocaust, and not for commerce. Dot Com was about COMmunication, and not COMmerce.

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MLS (Multiple Listing Service) Online Sales Paradigm Shift

How Listings on the Internet All Began

If you are interested in the true story from someone who was there and part of the conversation and the execution…

The REAL Realtor Dot Com and Rin Story…

From the beginning…before listing appeared on the Internet in any quantity.

It was June of 1995 and there was no REALTOR Dot com and REALTORS were the first industry to place their inventory online for public display. It didn’t happen all by itself…there was an “Advance Team.”

There is a long story behind the makings of REALTOR DOt Com and all of the money, politics, and even some wrong doing. I had a front row seat to the entire affair as the only REALTOR Consultant on the RIN Team.

This is a “Marketing Thoughts” piece I wrote to the RIN Team for placing Listings on The Internet in June of 1995. I called it National Advertising and this was the first document created for NAR on this subject.

I don’t think that Bob Goldberg had yet joined the RIN Team. When he arrived, he was my responsibility to train.


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Paradigm Paradigm Shift

"Past success is not indicative of future performance," especially when a Paradigm Shifts

Often, your past success blocks your Slide6Vision of the future. You can’t see how the Shift can possibly work, and everything is working fine for you.

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Paradigm Paradigm Shift

A Paradigm Shift is a fundamental change in the way something is done…AND


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