Gino Blefari

Thoughts on Leadership: Living the Good Life

December 12th, 2021
As I traveled around this week, I felt so happy to spend time with people I admire and respect, and it made me think about what it means to live a good life. How do you define a good life...

Thoughts on Leadership: Celebrating an AREAA President

June 5th, 2022
This week my travels took me to the Gala Installation of the incoming 2022 Ventura County Chapter President of the Asian Real Estate Association of America (AREAA), Theresa Nguyen, in Camarilla, California. I was honored to introduce Theresa at the...

Thoughts on Leadership: Dedicated to AAPI and AREAA Leaders Worldwide

December 19th, 2021
I’d like to dedicate this week’s post to Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders (AAPI) and AREAA leaders of the past, present (and future): “When you learn something from people, or from a culture, you accept it as a gift, and...

Thoughts on Leadership: Ideas for Coping With a Downward-Moving Market

June 19th, 2022
Berkshire Hathaway Inc. Chairman and CEO Warren Buffett once said: “Only when the tide goes out do you discover who’s been swimming naked.” Today’s housing market is about to become a living, breathing example of that—our tide is going out,...

Thoughts on Leadership: the Edge and the Edgers

December 26th, 2021
This week, between meetings, presentations and celebrations, I had an interesting conversation with avid football fan and Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Vice President of Business Development Troy Reierson about the new Tom Brady documentary “Man in the Arena” and its parallels...

Thoughts on Leadership: Beyond the Good or Great

June 26th, 2022
Last week, we talked about ideas for leading through shifts in the marketplace (read the post here) and this week, let’s talk about the mindset you need to not just survive but also thrive in a market and economic environment...

Thoughts on Leadership: Happy Holidays

January 2nd, 2022
Each year around this time, I think about St. Nick and what a wonderful leader he is and always will be. Wondering about the reasons why? Let’s list a few: Motivation: A great leader is highly motivated and can motivate his...

Thoughts on Leadership: The Long-term Investment of a Team

July 10th, 2022
This week…I participated in a strategy meeting with Chris Kelly, president and chief executive officer of Ebby Halliday Companies about our upcoming Stronger Together event happening this August in San Diego and attended various meetings with our Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices...

Thoughts on Leadership: A Tribute to John Madden

January 9th, 2022
It’s been a fun week but a sad one too as I learned on Tuesday about the passing of NFL legendary Hall of Fame coach John Earl Madden, who died at the age of 85. For more than three decades,...

Thoughts on Leadership: Establishing a Solid Routine

July 24th, 2022
This week…I attended a Berkshire Hathaway Energy meeting in the morning then participated in several other meetings throughout the week. I’m also focused on planning for this month’s CEO Leadership Meeting as well as upcoming meetings in San Diego, happening...
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