Monthly Archives: March 2012

Rescuing Shopping Malls

THE old Rackspace headquarters was stuffed to the gills. In 2007 the company, doctor which offers cloud-computing and web-hosting services, cialis had more than 1,000 employees in downtown San Antonio. People were crammed at folding tables in the hallway. They often had to go to a different...
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Your Life Is Social, Is Your Company?

Do you remember when social media really arrived about half a decade ago? It was feared by enterprises. Managers banned Facebook access at work to prevent the scourge of employees wasting the day away on Farmville in much the same way we had to promise to not make personal calls from our desk phone...
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The Plus Points Of Investing in Commercial Real Estate

Investing in commercial real estate can prove very much profitable in the long run. It will also give short term benefits in the form of rentals. The first and foremost answer from most of the investors, and when they are asked about the best way to invest money, would be to invest...
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Grubb & Ellis Faces Uncertain Future

Acquisition By Fast-Growing BGC Described As 'Highly Complimentary' With Newmark Knight Frank, But Firm Must Deal With Legacy of Past Financial Woes
Although a bankruptcy court judge this week approved the sale of financially distressed Grubb & Ellis Co. to BGC Partners, LP, both companies face a number of challenges in exiting the...
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Tips For The Risk-Averse Entrepreneurs

So you've got an idea for a small business Congratulations! Now, it's time to figure out how to make it one that survives and even thrives. Many would-be entrepreneurs are held back by fears of failure due to the risks of starting a business. But there are ways to lessen those risks -- by taking a...
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Top 5 Performing Real Estate Mutual Funds Year To Date

Mutual funds investing the real estate sector should definitely be part of portfolios with a long term horizon even though the sector has traversed rough waters in the recent past. Real estate mutual funds have delivered significantly high returns in the past and offer a convenient method for investing in this sector. With their low...
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Marketing Small Mall

When Levin Management took over leasing and management of Fairlane Village Mall in 2006, order economic forces and trends were running heavily against small-market malls like the 405, online 000-square-foot-square-foot Pottsville property. Six years later, new Kohl’s Department Store has just opened, Michaels Arts and Crafts will open later this...
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Email Is Crushing Us, Can Activity Streams Free Us?

Activity streams promise to alleviate the email overload we've all come to know and dread. But we've got a ways to go before they can truly replace email as our main mode of electronic communication.
If you're struggling to keep your email box from overflowing, you are not alone--this morning, my inbox summary told me I...
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