Articles in the Summer 2006 Category

Taxes
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Posted in Summer 2006, The S.E.C. History Files on July 2006
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Editor’s Note: This article first appeared in the April 1972 Issue of the Real Estate Observer. WHAT ABOUT TAXES? The famous case of Judge Learned Hand on the subject of Federal Taxes set forth in the decision that “Taxes are a forced extraction, not a voluntary contribution.” The judge further went on to say that […]

Life and Three Martinis
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Posted in Summer 2006, The S.E.C. History Files on July 2006
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Editor’s Note: This article first appeared in the April 1972 issue of the Real Estate Observer. The plane is grounded here and I am virtually alone on it. Just sat in the chief pilot’s seat and went through all the controls – fascinating. We are waiting for air to be pumped into the struts – […]

Ronald J. Robinson, S.E.C.
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Posted in In the Spotlight, Summer 2006 on July 2006
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An S.E.C. Biography Robbie Robinson was born in 1931 and grew up in “the golden age of Hollywood” in Hollywood, California. Although his father passed away when he was very young, his Mother provided him with a very happy childhood. At a time in which women were not as they are today, his Mother achieved […]

Strategic Business Thinking
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Posted in Society News Briefs, Summer 2006 on July 2006
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Kenneth B. Lerman The course will be held on Sunday, September 17th from 8:30 to Noon & 1:45 to 4:45, at the Rochester Crowne Plaza, Rochester, New York. “Strategic Business Thinking – Improving What You do Well” Avoiding the 6 Most common Business Errors Role Model Leadership Positioning Your Business for Growth in the 21st […]

Fall National Marketing Conference
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Posted in Society News Briefs, Summer 2006 on July 2006
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S.E.C. National Marketing Conference September 17-20, 2006 Rochester, New York The S.E.C. National Marketing Conference will be held at the Crowne Plaza Rochester, Seventy State Street, Rochester, NY, 14614. Visit www.rcpny.com to learn about the hotel, and visit www.visitrochester.com to learn about Rochester. If you would like more information about the Rochester meeting, please contact […]

Think Inside the Box
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Posted in S.E.C. Education Foundation, Summer 2006 on July 2006
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How many times has it been said, “think outside the box?” How can one think outside the box, if they do not know and understand what is inside the box? The workings inside the box, knowing what and how the elements inside the box operate, are the foundation for thinking outside the box! Artists, architects, […]

Buy Low, Sell High
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Posted in Formulas and Strategies, Summer 2006 on July 2006
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Editor’s Note: This article first appeared in the May 1972 issue of the Real Estate Observer. “BUY LOW … SELL HIGH” has been taught in educational classes for years. We don’t want to argue with this advice from our educators, but we feel it would be wise for the estate building broker to explore this […]

NY Capital (Albany) Region
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Posted in Society Columns, Summer 2006 on July 2006
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New York Capital (Albany) Region: Poised for Cutting Edge Growth Then and Now History is repeating itself’ within the “Greater Capital Region,” Albany area. One of the most significant announcements was made on June 23, 2006 regarding an agreement reached between the State of New York and AMD (Advanced Micro Devices) to locate and develop […]

Investing in Small Town America
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Posted in Society Columns, Summer 2006 on July 2006
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“As I left the two-lane road; And pulled back on that super highway; I thought of what I’d seen back in that town; And it hit me like a freight train; That a stone’s throw from the fast lane; America is still safe and sound.” *The ending lyrics to the song “Americana” by Country artist […]

When do You Begin to Plan for Your Future Ending?
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Posted in Feature Articles, Summer 2006 on July 2006
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I can remember coming home from school and my Mother would ask, “Did you have a good day at school?” and shortly thereafter she would ask, “Do we need to plan for tomorrow?” That was her way of asking if I had any homework assignments. From those early days and throughout my life, everyone has […]