Taking Retail Shopping into the Digital Age

Commercial real estate companies, like the Westfield, Corporation, are starting accelerators to help tap into retail digital trends. Westfield Labs, a subsidiary of the retail mall giant is innovating in various ways via their recently created Accelerator Connected Commerce. Peter Lowy, the co-CEO of Westfield stated, “We actually look at it as an opportunity. Every threat is an opportunity at the same time, and we are committed to creating a digital platform for our customers to be able to access both our assets and our retailers for their mobile devices.”

The difference between career success and failure

Succeeding in business is no accident. There are some people that become successful while others lose ground. There is a reason for the great divide between success and failure, but most people do not realize what the differences are. The following highlights the things that will ultimately contribute to success in the business world. Write Your Goals Down and Reflect on the Goals That Have Been Accomplished It is important to have goals written down from the start. It is not enough to have some thoughts in mind. The goals that a person is trying to accomplish should be written down. This is the only way to truly study goals. When one studies the goals that they have created there will be more time to reflect on what has been accomplished and what is still ahead. People in business will often get motivation as they look at the goals they have accomplished. They will feel like they have a purpose. This will lead them to gain momentum for other goals that lie ahead. 90% of Life is Just Showing Up According to David Leuschen, the CEO of Riverstone Holdings, 90% of life is just about showing up. He has stated that it is important to pick a career. Once the career has been selected it is important to stick with the career choice that has been made and see it through. Leuschen believes that a person that takes the time to learn their area of expertise will eventually see a breakthrough. They just have to be willing to keep showing up and putting in the effort to get the job...

Key NYC Real Estate Dealings Give Farkas Empire Great Presence in New York

Farkas empire is a new real estate conglomerate that includes a world famous commercial realty company and renowned subsidiaries such as NAI Global, and a well-established EVO Real Estate Company in New York. In addition, the empire has 165 companies in 204 cities globally. In the last Annual General Meeting, the stakeholders making EVO the headquarters of the New York based empire was a unanimous decision. The CEO, Andrew Farkas, collaborated with C-III Capital and Partners to spearhead the acquisition of NAI at the end of 2012. The main role of NAI is to provide personalized brokerage services to a vast array of clients from all parts of the globe. NAI has been instrumental in the provision of such services and its efforts have been a key contributor to the growth of this company. However, meeting the needs of the ever-expanding New York clientele has been a daunting task. As a result, the CEO decided to consolidate this group of companies into a single conglomerate without losing its global standards. New York presents one of the most lucrative opportunities in the global real estate arena and any firm that meets the needs of this demanding clientele will not only gain the iconic status, but will also shape the future of the global real estate economy. While other companies are looking to strengthen their constituent subsidiaries and networks, Andrew Farkas has taken on a new approach. He believes that by consolidating the different cogs into a single wheel, the conglomerate will achieve more as a whole without compromising the efforts of a single subsidiary. For example, with the help of...