BUILDING BRIDGES

VLTA President, Julie Ann Rutledge, formed the 2021 VLTA Presidents’ Building Bridges Taskforce (BBT) to develop cooperative relations between the VLTA Association and other industry related Associations. Past VLTA President, Kevin T. Pogoda, has been appointed Chairman of this Taskforce. The immediate assignment for the taskforce is to Build Bridges with the Virginia Association of … Continue reading BUILDING BRIDGES

VLTA Ronald Donn Scholarship 2021

The Ronald Donn Scholarship Award honors VLTA Past President Ronald Donn and recognizes newly licensed title insurance agents and newly certified VCTE and/or VCTSA's. Ronald Donn was passionate about industry education. The winner of the scholarship will receive a complimentary registration to the VLTA Annual Convention, October 18-22, 2021.To qualify, you must be a VLTA … Continue reading VLTA Ronald Donn Scholarship 2021

Six Star Care & Starbucks Moments in a COVID World

The Title Industries Starbucks Moment: Today, as I think about all of the changes that the title industry has experienced over the past few months with COVID and the move towards a more digital (or remote) closing experience, it’s been fun to watch title companies adjust like I did so many years ago. In many … Continue reading Six Star Care & Starbucks Moments in a COVID World

Taking Relationships to a Deeper Level – 7 T’s

Relationships – the quality of our life is tied to this one word! The quality of our relationships matters, and as a whole, humans invest a great deal of time, money & energy into making them work. While professional skills may enhance a coworker or client relationship, what about the relationships we go home to? … Continue reading Taking Relationships to a Deeper Level – 7 T’s

Those Uncommon Notary Scenarios: What To Do

We’re all very familiar with the general responsibilities of the Notary Public, and the necessity to make sure we, as notaries, are conducting ourselves in accordance with the rules.   We all know the responsibility we have to make sure we are dealing with the proper parties. Checking a signer’s identity seems like pretty basic stuff, … Continue reading Those Uncommon Notary Scenarios: What To Do