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13 Life Hacks For Agents

We all want to be more productive, both at work and at home. Life hacks help us do just that – they’re little shortcuts that make a big difference. Below we share 13 genius, why-didn’t-I-think-of-that tips that will optimize your efficiency at the office, on the road and at home. Prepare to be the envy of all your friends.

At The Office

staple remover 13 Life Hacks For Agents

Use a staple remover to add or remove keys from a ring without breaking a nail.

cord management 13 Life Hacks For Agents

Keep your cords tangle free – use empty toilet paper or paper towel rolls to divide and conquer.

leftovers 13 Life Hacks For Agents

Leftovers for lunch? Space out a circle in the middle for significantly more even heat distribution.

 On The Go

collar iron 13 Life Hacks For Agents

Hair straighteners = mini irons. Great for collars, cuffs and more when you’re traveling.

bagel tote 13 Life Hacks For Agents

Breakfast on the run? Resurrect your CD spindles; they make perfect bagel totes!

car lights 13 Life Hacks For Agents

Treat your trusty steed (aka your car) to an affordable spa treatment. White toothpaste polishes headlights – and tail lights – in a jiffy!

On Site

rubberband paint can 13 Life Hacks For Agents

Wrap a rubberband around a can of paint to wipe excess off your brush and keep the sides drip-free.

stocking 13 Life Hacks For Agents

Drop something? Find a seller’s lost jewelry or your dropped eyeglass screw by placing a stocking over the end of a vacuum tube.

drill post it 13 Life Hacks For Agents

Place a folded sticky note under any holes you’re drilling to keep plaster off the floor.

At An Open House

cheese floss 13 Life Hacks For Agents

Slice soft cheeses and cakes like a pro with unscented dental floss (just be sure to throw out the evidence before guests arrive).

walnut 13 Life Hacks For Agents

Carry a walnut in your pocket or purse when you visit your listings. A simple swipe instantly removes light-colored dings on wood surfaces.

ties 13 Life Hacks For Agents

Dress to impress: four ways to tie a tie.

At Home

brownie mug 13 Life Hacks For Agents

How to make a brownie in the microwave in less than two minutes. Go!

After a long day of prospecting, presentations and showings, you deserve it! (And you have our permission not to share a single bite.)

Click here to discover more great life hacks – when you’re done hunting down your floss, walnuts, and staple remover, that is.

2 Responses to “13 Life Hacks For Agents”

  1. Martha Roman says:

    I loved the walnut… I will carry it everytime.
    Thank you

  2. Paulette Rose says:

    Great ideas.

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