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First Look - Hiring and Telecommuting Increase in 2012 

By: Elizabeth Sherrod, managing editor, Development and research director, NAIOP Winter 2012

What’s on the minds of CEOs besides reshaping business models, refinancing credit and controlling operating costs? Employee retention, upgrading the talent base and hiring, says the 2012 NAIOP Commercial Real Estate Compensation and Benefits Report.

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On Business - Keys to Work-Life Balance 

By: Ron Derven, contributing editor, Development Winter 2012

Even as the one-income family has faded into the past for most people, modern families and businesses continue to grapple with balancing work-life issues, including workers in the predominantly male commercial real estate industry.

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Under Development - What E-Retailers Need in New Distribution Center Locations 

By: Ron Derven, contributing editor, Development Winter 2012

As e-commerce retailers expand their businesses, and traditional brick-and-mortar stores offer a larger part of their products online, both are carefully selecting locations for new e-commerce distribution centers that will reduce operating costs while enhancing customer service.