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RainCamp in Atlantic City - The Treasure Map To Success

This will be my first trip to Atlantic City and I'm really excited to be part of the new 2-Day extravaganza.  I've never been to Philly or New Jersey so this will be another great adventure.  After hearing there's going to be some special guests and some great stuff happening this year, I volunteered to come participate and contribute as well. 

The theme is Reputation Architecture.  I'm honored to be able to share some of what I have learned of this topic over the years. I also cannot wait to come see many of my old friends and AR family.  Some of the greatest memories and relationships I have were created at RainCamps.

Just before writing this, I was looking at the RainCamp Squidoo Lens that was built way back when RainCamps first started. It brought back some wonderful memories. Many of you were there.  Reading the comments, watching the videos and reviewing members posts reminded me why we started these, and it also put into perspective how far we've come.

One of the most valuable take-aways folks can expect from RainCamp is the ability to implement what you learn into your business immediately.  I've seen people do this before RainCamp is even over. (Mobile Technology rules!)  Some of my personal and favorite take-aways happen at lunch time, and in the hallways, and talking with others at the breaks and at the after-party.

The synergy, ideas, and creative tips that get shared are worth every effort it takes for me to be at these events.

"Relationship seeds get planted and created here on ActiveRain, but at RainCamp, they blossom into harvests."  

If you're going to make it to RainCamp in Atlantic City, I'll have a special gift for you.  Just come up to the booth at the break or anytime during the day and say "RainCamp - The Treasure Map" and my gift will be yours.  Have a piece of paper and a pencil ready so you can copy your "personalized" treasure map.  Every "map" will be different and unique, and I guaranty that YOUR map will help lead you to a buried treasure and to your success.  

CLICK ON MAP to begin your quest...

Need a little more motivation to go?  This certainly got me excited...

Modeled after the world famous Qua Baths & Spa at Caesars Palace Las Vegas, Caesars Atlantic City's new Qua Baths & Spa features, elegant Roman baths, and a new rooftop pool that takes the spa experience to a whole new level.  There's a good chance you might find me @Ahhh The Spaaahhh :)

See you in Atlantic City next week and if you're flying into Philly on Sunday night, let me know.  You can catch a ride to Caesar's with me if you're going that way.  Looking forward to seeing you all there.

Caesar's Atlantic City New Orleans — Convention Center2100 Pacific Avenue, Atlantic City, NJ 08401

 


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Comment balloon 39 commentsBrad Andersohn • March 28 2011 11:19AM

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Hiya, Brad! Rain Camp in Atlantic City sounds like a lot of fun. The treasure map is intriguing.

Posted by Maria Morton, Kansas City Real Estate 816-560-3758 (Chartwell Kansas City Realty) over 8 years ago

Brad, I bet it has been hard not attending all the Raincamps when you use to be at all of them…

Posted by Paul S. Henderson, REALTOR®, CRS, Tacoma Washington Agent/Broker & Market Authority! (RE/MAX Northwest.) over 8 years ago

I have been pretty busy Paul, and the couple I did miss... I regretted for sure.

Posted by Brad Andersohn, ActiveBrad - 707.646.1876 (Executive Director of Education at eXp Realty) over 8 years ago

VERY cool, Brad. Loved the video of all those bloggers!

Posted by Greg Nino, Houston, Texas (RE/MAX Compass, formerly RE/MAX WHP) over 8 years ago

I will see you there Brad! Looking forward to seeing you again. You will be a tough act to follow! I hope I can do as good as you! Katerina

Posted by Katerina Gasset, Get It Done For Me Virtual Services (Get It Done For Me Virtual Services ) over 8 years ago

I want to be at raincamp in LA so I hope you have treasure maps there if you're coming.

Posted by Janet McCarthy, Broker Associate (San Diego Homes Guide ) over 8 years ago

Brad,

Have fun!

Posted by Michele Norris, ((( Buy or Sell, Call Michele ))) Lake Tahoe NV (Crystal Realty - Incline Village Nevada ) over 8 years ago

I will be there!  Looking forward to meeting new people!

Posted by Navona Hart, Selling the Best Properties in Central Virginia (Real Living Cornerstone) over 8 years ago

I am ready for another Orlando camp. It was such a great one day experience I can't imagine how two days would be!

Posted by Gary L. Waters Broker Associate, Bucci Realty, Fifteen Years Experience in Brevard County (Bucci Realty, Inc.) over 8 years ago

I will be heading down to Atlantic City for my Second Rain Camp next week, last year was my first Rain Camp when it was in Manhattan.  I love visiting Atlantic City, I go there every December for the Realtor Triple Play!

Posted by Donald Stirnweis, Realtor Kings Park NY, Homes for Sale, Certified Appraiser (RE/Max Beyond) over 8 years ago

Wish the timing was not so awful for me, I'd love to be there but am having trouble freeing up the two days.  Gonna miss it (and yo of coarse!).

Posted by Lora "Leah" Stern 914-772-4528, Real Estate Salesperson (Coldwell Banker, 170 N Main Street, New City NY 10956) over 8 years ago

Hi Brad~  I am from Philly!  You will love it.  New Jersey is great too.  Margate is my favorite place to go in NJ.  It is just minutes from Atlantic City.  I am going to be in PA the following week with my husbnd on a business trip.  Too bad it isn't a week sooner!  Have fun!

Posted by Vickie McCartney, Broker, Real Estate Agent Owensboro KY (Maverick Realty) over 8 years ago

@Brad - Are you going to be here for the Dallas RAIN CAMP? We are going to that. Hope to see you.

Posted by Mike Yeo (3:16 team REALTY) over 8 years ago

I do plan on being at EVERY RainCamp going forward.  You just don't know what you missed until you miss one!!  lol~

Posted by Brad Andersohn, ActiveBrad - 707.646.1876 (Executive Director of Education at eXp Realty) over 8 years ago

Hi Brad,

Thanks for the great detailed post about the RainCamp.  Have a great time.  Let us know how your trip went.  Have a great week!

Cheers from Lake Tahoe,

~Grace

Posted by Brandon & Grace Yee, Lake Tahoe Real Estate (Chase International) over 8 years ago

Brad -- I absolutely hate that I have to miss this.  I cannot be away Mon night thru Tuesday due to a longtime prior commitment. IF it was 2 hours closer, I might me able to swing it, but.....  Would love to hear you speak again.  You were awesome at the NYC Raincamp last year. Enjoy AC!  Hope you get some time to play in the casinos!

Posted by Barbara Altieri, REALTOR-Fairfield County CT Homes/Condos For Sale (Kinard Realty Group - RealtyQuest Team, Fairfield and New Haven County CT Real Estate) over 8 years ago

Sound the trumpets, Atlantic City has no idea what's about to happen in their city!!!!!!!!!

Bring your cameras, your note pads, and your open minds.... and a designated driver for after.....

Posted by Brad Andersohn, ActiveBrad - 707.646.1876 (Executive Director of Education at eXp Realty) over 8 years ago

This looks like so much fun. I will have to make it a goal to attend one of these raincamps.

Posted by Vanna Siackhasone, Anchorage Real Estate 907-720-4663 (Real Estate Brokers of Alaska 907-720-4663) over 8 years ago

Sounds like a great time..does anyone know what the theme of the AR camp this summer in LA will be?

Posted by Cory Barbee, Broker (760) 563-4022 over 8 years ago

ALWAYS strong and compelling!  Gotta love it.

Posted by James Locklear, Social Media Training , Virtual Services, Search Engine Optimization Lattitude - SEOL (Online Marketing Advertising Consultant) over 8 years ago

I'm already hearing about some great AR gatherings that are taking place before, during, and after RainCamp. 

If you're putting something together, please be sure to let us all know what time, when, and where. 
(if they're not private of course)

Posted by Brad Andersohn, ActiveBrad - 707.646.1876 (Executive Director of Education at eXp Realty) over 8 years ago

Looks like the event will be a lot of fun. I hope they come back to D.C. soon.

Posted by Cheryl Ritchie, Southern Maryland 301-980-7566 (RE/MAX Leading Edge www.GoldenResults.com) over 8 years ago

Excellent.  Looking forward to meeting you.

Posted by Debbie Gartner, The Flooring Girl & Blog Stylist -Dynamo Marketers (The Flooring Girl) over 8 years ago

It won't be beach weather yet in AC(post Memorial Day), but alot to see @ the Jersey Shore !!!

Posted by Michael J. Perry, Lancaster, PA Relo Specialist (KW Elite ) over 8 years ago

Brad - Sorry to be missing this, but I'm looking forward to seeing you this Wednesday.

Posted by Christine Donovan, Broker/Attorney 714-319-9751 DRE01267479 - Costa M (Donovan Blatt Realty) over 8 years ago

I'd kill to get to see you again and hang out for 2 days.  Hope to see you on one of AR's 2 day tours this year!!!

 

Posted by Elizabeth Cooper-Golden, Huntsville AL MLS (Huntsville Alabama Real Estate, (@ Homes Realty Group)) over 8 years ago

So looking forward to seeing you again and receiving my treasure map!!!

Posted by Katharine K. Whiting, CRS, Realtor, Tempe, Arizona, East Valley (Solutions Real Estate) over 8 years ago

I don't remember getting this excited about a RainCamp event before.  I attend and participate at many of these RE events but something is telling me that this particular RainCamp is going to be different that anything else or any other one I've attended. 

Maybe it's just the Jersey Shore?  It could just be that I'm really looking forward to seeing so many folks that I miss and have wanted to meet in person for so long....  yeah, that must be what it is!! 

It's Tuesday and I'm already packing for Sunday!!!  lol~  :-))))))

Posted by Brad Andersohn, ActiveBrad - 707.646.1876 (Executive Director of Education at eXp Realty) over 8 years ago

I do look forward to seeing you in Dallas all over again.

Posted by Loreena and Michael Yeo, Real Estate Agents (3:16 team REALTY ~ Locally-owned Prosper TX Real Estate Co.) over 8 years ago

Brad,

I attended the raincamp in New Orleans during the NAR conference.  Great info and well worth it.  Would you recommend going again so soon?

Let see. I can reinforce some of the concepts and things I heard last November.  I will most likely learn something new that I can implement right away into my business.  I can spa, play poker and party and I'm just a 2 hour drive away.

Hmmmm

Posted by Edward Perez (Sothbey's International Realty) over 8 years ago

Brad,

See you at Raincamp AC!  Now if I can only remember "Raincamp... The Treasure Map"!  Will you be at the Zillow booth?

Ps I'm staying at Caesar's and, if you hear of anyone, I could use a roommate!

Posted by Kathy Opatka, Serving Ocean City, MD, & The Delaware Beaches (RE/MAX CROSSROADS) over 8 years ago

Eddie - everything changes from one RC to the next.  I would highly recommend attending every one that you can.

Kathy - see you there.  I'll be at all the booths including zillow so just find me wherever.  I'm staying at Caesars too and will keep my ear out for a room mate for you? 

You should check the RSVP list to see who's going so you can be selective and not get someone who snores!!  lol~  just kidding...   :-)

Posted by Brad Andersohn, ActiveBrad - 707.646.1876 (Executive Director of Education at eXp Realty) over 8 years ago

Brad - Have a Great Camp.  Hope everyone comes by your booth!

Posted by Robert Courtney, Century 21 All Islands, RA, CDPE, MCRE, CIAS over 8 years ago

i would love to come, did you send an email awhile ago to give us notice?

Posted by Jayson Hoffer, Mesa AZ 480-948-6115 Home, Auto, Life Insurance (Jayson Hoffer Insurance Agency Inc.) over 8 years ago

Brad,

With you getting into Philly at 8:00 p.m. on Sunday, I'm not counting you as a firm attendee but you know you're always welcome to swing by. Other might want to participate and are welcome too!

 

RainCamp Atlantic City - Dinner on Sunday evening 6:45 at Cuba Libre

Posted by Irene Kennedy Realtor® in Northwestern NJ (Weichert) over 8 years ago

Brad,  I am looking forward to meeting you.  This will be my first RainCamp but not by first trip to Atlantic City!   I won't be in until almost midnight, might see you at the tables when I get there!

Bridget "Maryland Mortgage Mama" McGee

Posted by Bridget "Mortgage Mama" McGee, Maryland Mortgage Mama NMLS#196068 (SWBC Mortgage 410-960-2061) over 8 years ago

Jayson - I'm sure AR staff sent out some sort of email or announcement. 

Irene - I'll try really hard to be there!!

Bridget - Looking forward to meeting you too. :-)

 

FYI...  I got off the phone with Bob Stewart last night after my discussion with Kelly yesterday... and....

.....you are all in for a real treat at this RainCamp!!!

Posted by Brad Andersohn, ActiveBrad - 707.646.1876 (Executive Director of Education at eXp Realty) over 8 years ago

Missed your face ... ((((((((( HUG))))))))))))) from me

HelpfulHannah

Posted by Hannah Williams, Expertise NE Philadelphia & Bucks 215-953-8818 (Re/Max Eastern inc.) over 8 years ago

Hannah - wish you were here, it's awesome!!

Posted by Brad Andersohn, ActiveBrad - 707.646.1876 (Executive Director of Education at eXp Realty) over 8 years ago

Participate