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Apartment REITs Deliver Strong Quarter On Impressive Rent Growth

Apartment REITs have been among the strongest performing real estate sectors in 2017. The sector is up 8% YTD compared to a 2% gain in the broader …

Real Estate

Behind New York City's affordable housing crisis

‘Stories like these move through the city like an underground stream’<p>New York City is in the midst of a worsening housing crisis—this is a truth that has been apparent for some time now. And this week, the <i>New York Review of Books</i> tackles it head-on in a doozy of a piece (more than 8,000 words!) …

Want to Get Better at Selling Others on Your Ideas? Learn How to Draw a Vision Map | Inc.com

Have you ever drawn a map to show someone how to get to your house? Or how to get from your house to the park or the corner store? If you have, you know how to draw, how to visualize, and how to communicate a path in time and space.<p>These are the same skills you can apply if you are an entrepreneur …

Selling

How To Read Your New Boss Before Onboarding Into A New Role

The No. 1 reason people fail in new jobs is poor fit. And the critical fit is between employee and boss. So shame on you if you take fit with your new boss for granted when onboarding into a new role. Instead, do a real due diligence on your new boss before accepting a job offer, invest in …

Voice Mail

21 psychological tricks that will help you ace a job interview

Although in the moment they might seem larger than life, interviewers are people just like you.<p>That means they're susceptible to the same …

11 Top Job Interview Tips to Help You Land the Job [Infographic]

Preparing for an important job interview requires more than just memorizing answers and making sure your best outfit is laundered. Good interview …

Employment

6 Psychological Tricks That Will Make People Buy Anything | Inc.com

"We tend to think our message is what moves people," says Robert Cialdini, the author of <i>Pre-Suasion: A Revolutionary Way to Influence and Persuade</i>. "But it's what we do first to create a particular state of mind in our audience that makes them receptive." Offering coffee, for instance: Research has …

Body Language