Archive for May, 2017

  • In the fast paced world of communications, not only is it important to stay up to date on technology and trends, it is also important to refine and improve upon the skills that we’re using on a daily basis.

    Professional development has been a cornerstone of our agency since its inception. While we find external events to be thought provoking and inspirational, the depth of content can vary depending on the event and speakers. To ensure we have the opportunity to dig further and get to the heart of what's directly impacting our agency and our people, we instituted a comprehensive in-house professional development training program for our mid-level management team and have brought in outside experts and internal pros to cover a variety of different topics.

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  • ICSC RECon, the retail real estate industry’s most anticipated, heavily attended and highly valued annual event, is just over a week away. What should the 37,000+ attendees expect to see and hear this year?

    The sky is falling…right?
    Recent retail headlines have trumpeted significant store closing announcements from more than a dozen major players, including Macy’s, JC Penney and The Limited, and full blown bankruptcies from brands like Gander Mountain and Payless. While conversations about these negative events are unavoidable at RECon, we anticipate that many real estate professionals will focus on the upside of these downsides—the industry evolution that is unfolding in real time.

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