Praful Thakkar, Andover, MA: Andover Luxury Homes For Sale (LAER Realty Partners)

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I do not.  It is only a good idea or bad idea if you believe that it is.  Go with what you are inclined to do. 

Dec 25, 2016 06:30 PM
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I have never done it. That decision is up to the individual.

Dec 25, 2016 06:22 PM
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Sure, why not.

Dec 25, 2016 04:59 PM
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J.R. Schloemer, CRS
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I think it is a good idea. If it's still there in April, not a good idea. 

Dec 25, 2016 04:36 PM
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As long as you remember to change it back on January 2.

Dec 25, 2016 04:13 PM
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Don't see anything wrong with that.

Dec 25, 2016 03:50 PM
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I don't see an issue.

Dec 25, 2016 08:36 PM
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I think it's a 'nice touch' ...

Dec 25, 2016 07:51 PM
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Barbara Todaro
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it's a good thought....I never think of it....

Dec 25, 2016 02:55 PM
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William Feela
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I need to add a signature

Dec 25, 2016 06:49 PM
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Debbie Reynolds, C21 Platinum Properties
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I think it is a fine idea if one wishes to do it. I kept mine the same and didn't have any desire to change it.

Dec 25, 2016 06:39 PM
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Good wishes are always a good idea.

I hope that you and your family are having a wonderful holiday season Praful.

 

Dec 25, 2016 05:56 PM
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Some people do this.

Dec 25, 2016 05:35 PM
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Patricia Kennedy
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I didn't change any of my signature lines for the holiday.  I'd forget to change them back again!

Dec 25, 2016 05:31 PM
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Lyn Sims
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I think it would be ok but you have to change it for happy new year tomorrow anyway ....

Dec 25, 2016 05:29 PM
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Steve Higgins
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I think so if you remember to change it back. I'd probably forget for about a month or so!

Dec 25, 2016 05:14 PM
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Praful Thakkar It could be a good idea with the right wording. Just remember to take it down before the next holiday!

Dec 25, 2016 05:01 PM
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It is a good idea.

But when those emails continue to go out in April, good does not remain as the descriptive.

Dec 26, 2016 04:58 AM
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Roy Kelley nailed this one!

Dec 26, 2016 04:39 AM
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Kat Palmiotti
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I think that's a fine idea, as long as you stay on top of the change and remove it when appropriate.

Dec 26, 2016 04:36 AM
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Nina Hollander, Broker
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I never change my voice mail, but I do change my email signatures to mark the season.... as well as the banners on my various websites and social media, including active rain. Just check mine out on AR.

Dec 26, 2016 03:58 AM
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Ron and Alexandra Seigel
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Praful,

No, not for us

Dec 25, 2016 08:55 PM
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Debe Maxwell, CRS
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I did that for a few years, Praful Thakkar but, didn't really get any type of warm fuzzies from anyone so, I stopped it about 6 or 8 years ago!

Dec 25, 2016 06:50 PM
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Praful Thakkar It is a good idea.

Dec 25, 2016 03:01 PM
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Jennifer Mackay
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I don't hink so - I stick with business as usual that's my oipinion

Dec 26, 2016 07:40 AM
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Wayne Martin
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I do not, but many do !

Dec 26, 2016 06:36 AM
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Thomas J. Nelson, REALTOR ® e-Pro CRS RCS-D Vets
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My email signature has said Merry Christmas since my first AOL account in the early 1990's. My auto-responders too. It's a greeting not an insult or exclusionary; just like Konichiwa is what I hear in Japan, Aloha in Hawaii, I take it as it's intended..."hello".  I think the bigger issue is business people that do not use a signature at all. 

Dec 26, 2016 05:59 AM
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Scott Godzyk
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It depends on the person, it is a new world where it is once again ok to say Merry Christmas, I see and hear a lot more holiday and Christmas greetings than a year ago.  

Dec 26, 2016 05:52 AM
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No, I do not as for many Christians, wishing Happy Holidays and not Merry Christmas is too PC. Right now many are just fed up with this culture and here is just one example: http://www.cbc.ca/1.3377720

Dec 26, 2016 12:33 PM
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Gita Bantwal
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I did not.

Dec 26, 2016 11:13 AM
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Sean Casey
Patterson-Schwartz Real Estate - Newark, DE
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I never thought of it, but it might be a good idea.  I wonder if anyone has tried it and what were the results.

Dec 26, 2016 11:10 AM
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Ryan Huggins - Thousand Oaks, CA
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I don't want to remember to change it back.  Like those people with the voicemails saying they'll be returning October 16th... and it's December.

Dec 26, 2016 10:21 AM
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Will Hamm
Hamm Homes - Aurora, CO
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Good suggestion i think

 

Dec 26, 2016 09:29 AM
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Harry F. D'Elia III
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not worth it to me

Dec 26, 2016 09:29 AM
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Richie Alan Naggar
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subjective....to be sure

Dec 26, 2016 08:28 AM
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Nathan Gesner
American West Realty and Management - Cody, WY
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I don't wish people a happy "season" at all. Around 90% of Americans celebrate Christmas and 1/3 of the world populations celebrates it. The three percent of Americans that celebrate Hanukkah do not take offense to it. That gives me a 93% chance of not offending anyone when I wish them a Merry Christmas. How could anyone take offense to me wishing them well?

Dec 26, 2016 07:55 AM