Cubicles get a bad rap. At worst, they’re considered little more than white-collar cattle stalls. Open offices were supposed to cure the evils of cubicles, which might be why almost 70% of American employees now work in open-concept offices . In a sign of the times, Facebook is currently planning a truly massive open office.
In working with clients around the world, we’ve come across a number of mistakes that could have been easily avoided had an experienced real estate professional been consulted. Our team of professionals is always here to help clients navigate their real estate transactions. For more information about our services or to schedule an informational
So you have a shiny new CRM system. Tools are only as good as the people who use them and process is everything when it comes to repeated success in any market. Clearly defining the best practices and processes to effectively utilize a CRM system can mean the difference between a record quarter and lackluster
Is your company looking for ways to reduce their utility expenses? Perhaps you’re seeking a new, energy efficient facility and aren’t sure where to start. In theory “green leases” in which both the tenant and landlord benefit from energy efficiency improvements, are a no-brainer. In reality, tenants often hit resistance when trying to negotiate efficiency
When talking with real estate companies and professionals around the world, we’re often asked the question, “What is the business structure of iCORE, is it a network or a franchise?” The direct answer is – neither. iCORE is organized more like PwC, and all other professional service firms. A true partnership model. In working with
Back in 2011, Harvard Business School released a report that, more than a high salary, job satisfaction comes from the ability to make a difference and deliver results. This sparked an office discussion on the topic of passion and how doing what you’re truly passionate about drives superior results – both for you and the
A few months back, we posted an article on the migration of tech companies into Austin. Since that time, our Austin team has continued to see tremendous growth and expansion throughout the greater Austin market, including both tech and non-tech companies. Recently, Austin grabbed the top spot on the Bloomberg list for fastest growing cities
Even as recent as five or ten years ago, it was still reasonable for commercial real estate companies to have only a US footprint. Increasing pressure is coming from clients for an integrated approach to real estate. The take away message is that US coverage is no longer enough. Clients want more and, frankly, they