Michael Murnan

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The Latest on Industrial Production

In each Economic Update, the Research staff analyzes recently released economic indicators and addresses what these indicators mean for REALTORS® and …

Archer Daniels Midland Searching for New Global HQ Space

Agribusiness company Archer Daniels Midland (ADM) Co. announced this week that it is exploring establishing a new global headquarters and customer …

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ICSC Exchange

Our Mission<p>Learn who we are and how we serve our community<p>Leadership<p>Meet our leaders, trustees and team<p>ICSC Foundation<p>Support up-and-coming …

Professional Development

A Map Of America's Future: Where Growth Will Be Over The Next Decade

The world’s biggest and most dynamic economy derives its strength and resilience from its geographic diversity. Economically, at least, America is not a single country. It is a collection of seven nations and three quasi-independent city-states, each with its own tastes, proclivities, resources and …

The 1936 book that every business person should read

Strauss Zelnick is chief executive and chairman of the company that makes Grand Theft Auto, BioShock and other cutting-edge videogames. But he says the book that has most influenced him is Dale Carnegie’s 1936 bestseller, <i>How to Win Friends and Influence People</i>.<p>“The title is unfortunate because it …

Grand Theft Auto

Mastering the Socratic Method: Asking Power Questions

Socrates is famous for saying “the unexamined life is not worth living”. His method was by using questions, rather than statements, assertions or …

Customer Service

Liquipel debuts Skins to protect your phone from physical damage

We've highly regarded Liquipel for its clever "watersafe" nanocoating, which has been known to give phones the same protection from liquids and other materials as an IPX7-certified device. That doesn't prevent physical damage from occurring, however, so the company's announcing Skins, its answer to …

34 Courses That Every Golfer Must Play

We've created the ultimate bucket list for golfers.<p>Some of these golf courses are famous for their rich history, while others offer breathtaking views and unique locations.<p>From Scotland's historic Muirfield to the Dominican Republic's challenging Teeth of the Dog, here are the golf courses every …

Quip Is A Beautiful New Mobile-First Word Processor From Ex-Facebook CTO Bret Taylor

30 years later and our word processing software hasn’t evolved, not even to adapt to mobile. That changes tonight with the launch of Quip, a freemium new word processing app from former Facebook CTO Bret Taylor’s new startup. Quip works on desktop but is designed for mobile. It automatically …

CAM Costs (Or Operating Expenses) – Always A Conflict Of Interest Between Landlord And Tenant

Last week’s posting about pass-through “caps,” such as for CAM Costs (or Operating Expanses), Taxes, Insurance Premiums, and the like engendered a …

The Beginner's Guide to Evernote

If you've felt the crush of information overload and wanted to get organized, it's time to check out Evernote. The cloud-stored notebook has a strong …

Three things you need to understand about 3D printing to talk about it intelligently

Several of the biggest brains in 3D printing joined Quartz for a discussion about the future of the technology at General Assembly in New York City on July 16. Here are the three most interesting things we learned.<p>1. Customization is effectively free with 3D printing<p>The upsides of 3D printing are …

Carbon Fiber

Dash nabs $700K to let you pay your bar tab with your phone

If you’ve ever forgotten to pick up your credit card from a bar after a night out, you know how frustrating that experience is.<p>New York City-based Dash wants to make sure this never happens again with its new iPhone app that integrates with bar and restaurant payment systems. Once your credit card …

'Excel killer' Tableau moves to the cloud

Tableau Software made an announcement today it feels is its most significant since going public: It is moving to the cloud.<p>Seattle-based Tableau originally filed for its IPO in early April and promptly became a Wall Street darling. The company held a press conference to unveil its “Tableau online” …

Detroit files for bankruptcy protection

DETROIT -- The city of Detroit filed for Chapter 9 bankruptcy protection in federal court Thursday, laying the groundwork for a historic effort to bail out a city that is sinking under billions of dollars in debt and decades of mismanagement, population flight and loss of tax revenue.<p>The bankruptcy …

Disruption Comes (Finally!) to Commercial Real Estate

How Jason Freedman and 42Floors cooked up a killer business idea that could turn commercial real estate on its head.<p>Jason Freedman hunches his shoulders against New York City's December chill and walks faster, nudged both by the cold and by being late. He and David Woodworth, co-founders of an …

Real Estate

Prospecting 101

One common thread links the newest CCIM candidate to the most seasoned commercial real estate veteran: the need to acquire new clients and maintain …

ProTip: Mailbox + Evernote + IFTTT

With just one swipe, you can send your emails to Evernote straight from your iPhone or iPad with Mailbox, a new app presented by Dropbox.

Dropbox features show up in Yahoo Mail, Asana, and more

At its developer conference this week in San Francisco, cloud storage giant Dropbox announced a few new developer tools, called Drop-Ins, that create a link between Dropbox and any app or online service.<p>The first Drop-Ins are called Saver and Chooser. True to their names, Chooser lets you choose …

Apps

OS X Mavericks Preview: Maps help you find your way, integrates with iOS

The Maps app in iOS is an indispensable tool, whether you're traveling in familiar territory or exploring a new place. Now, for the first time, Maps …

Heml.is Is A New Secure Messaging App From A Co-Founder Of The Pirate Bay

Apple swears that it can’t read your iMessages, but with the NSA monitoring just about everything you do on the internet these days, complete security is rarely guaranteed. Heml.is is a new messaging app from a group of Swedish developers, including a co-founder of The Pirate Bay.<p>The main focus of …

Salesforce.com Takes $300M Loan For ExactTarget Acquisition, Cash Resources Getting Tight

Salesforce .com has taken a $300 million loan from Bank of America to pay for its acquisition of ExactTarget which it acquired in June. The loan, when considered in the context of other debt, is reducing the company’s cash resources, signaling a potential cooling in its acquisitions.<p>According to an …