2018-2019

Class Schedule


 

REAL is a 10 month dedicated program. All applicants are required to commit to the dates listed below upon application. 


August 8, 2018

REAL Class of 2019 Launch Celebration & Alumni Mixer

Meeting Location: Tube Factory Artspace, 1125 Cruft St, Indianapolis, IN 46203


 August 15, 2018

Escape to Reality: Learn Your Strengths & Skills

Meeting Location: Community North Hospital, 7150 Clearvista Pkwy,

Indianapolis, IN 46256

Discussion Points: Personality traits, teamwork, strengths and opportunities, leading through collaboration


September 19, 2018

Economic and Community Development

Meeting Location: MIBOR REALTOR® Association, 1912 N Meridian St.

Indianapolis, IN 46202

Discussion Points: Quality of life initiatives, local and regional economic development efforts in central Indiana, statewide demographic trends, leadership opportunities in this area


October 17, 2018

REALTOR® Leadership and Association Governance

Meeting Location: MIBOR REALTOR® Association, 1912 N. Meridian St.

Indianapolis, IN 46202

Discussion Points: The structure of the Association, how different departments work and collaborate, understanding the Local, State and National structure, leadership positions and opportunities within MIBOR, IAR and NAR


November 14, 2018

Working with the Media

Meeting Location: MIBOR REALTOR® Association, 1912 N. Meridian St.

Indianapolis, IN 46202

Discussion Points: Handling tough questions from the media, public speaking, learning how to navigate difficult topics, being a leadership ‘voice’ in the community


December 19, 2018

Local Government and Indiana’s Tax Structure

Meeting Location: MIBOR REALTOR® Association, 1912 N. Meridian St.

Indianapolis, IN 46202

Discussion Points: Past and current advocacy efforts, understanding governmental structure in Indiana, assessing the tax structure and learning about where revenue goes and why that impacts real estate


January 16, 2019

Professionalism in our Industry

Meeting Location: MIBOR REALTOR® Association, 1912 N. Meridian St.

Indianapolis, IN 46202

Discussion Points: Indiana licensing laws, professional standards within MIBOR, the impact of professionalism and unprofessionalism in our industry, understanding the grievance process, learning your role in promoting professionalism


February 20, 2019

The Impact of Technology

Meeting Location: Speak Easy Broad Ripple, 5255 Winthrop Ave,

Indianapolis, IN 46220

Discussion Points: New technology tools available, assessing new trends, how technology is shaping the community and the industry, being a leader through technology


March 20, 2019

Diversity and Cultural Inclusion

Meeting Location: MIBOR REALTOR® Association, 1912 N. Meridian St.

Indianapolis, IN 46202

Discussion Points: Issues of diversity and their impact on the community and industry, seeing real estate and the economy from the lens of various minorities, asking difficult questions about diversity or the lack thereof


April 17, 2019

Putting it all Together: Strategic Planning for the Future

Meeting Location: Hinge Bureau Training Alley, 325 S. College Ave.

Indianapolis, IN 46202

Discussion Points: Using all we’ve learned to plan out strategies for the Association to utilize, collaborate with groups to craft proposals to the Board of Directors


April 24, 2019

Presentations to the Board of Directors and REAL Graduation

Meeting Location: MIBOR REALTOR® Association, 1912 N. Meridian St.

Indianapolis, IN 46202