With over 20 years of experience as an entrepreneur, Kris Thorkelson has been rewarded by getting to help people access the goods and services that they need. As someone who has overcome the challenges it takes to build a successful company, this blog serves as a reflection of Kris’s own experiences as a leader in business.

Keys to an Effective Team Meeting

Keys to an Effective Team Meeting

As a property management company, we rent homes to so many people. While keeping our tenants happy is rewarding, it is just as satisfying to reward and congratulate our team for their successes and accomplishments. Team meetings are the perfect opportunity to get...
Congratulations Grace Czarko!

Congratulations Grace Czarko!

One of my favorite parts about helping lead My Place Realty is having the opportunity to work with such talented people. Seeing my team members serve their communities while striving towards our four core values of respect, accountability, forward thinking, and being...
How to Rise Above Failure on the Road to Success

How to Rise Above Failure on the Road to Success

Every entrepreneur—actually every human I know—is afraid of failure at some point or in certain situations. Any time we step out of our comfort zones, we face fear head on. For business people in particular, our identities can become so enmeshed with our professions...