Talent Management Trends 

By: Christopher Lee, president and CEO, CEL & Associates, Inc. Winter 2015/2016

Finding, motivating and retaining top talent has become essential in today’s highly competitive marketplace.

The Workplace of 2040 

By: Lewis Beck, director of workplace strategy, CBRE. CBRE Group Inc. acquired Global Workplace Solutions from Johnson Controls Inc. on Sept. 1, 2015. Winter 2015/2016

Today’s teens, supported by advances in digital technologies, will dictate how and where they want to work when they grow up.

Smart Street Furniture 

By: Ed Krafcik, director, strategic partnerships and business development, and Isabel Munson, senior data strategist, at Soofa Winter 2015/2016

Technology has been integrated into street furniture to provide both phone-charging stations and tools for gathering valuable data.

Research Directors Look Toward 2016 and Beyond 

By: Margarita Foster, vice president, knowledge and research, NAIOP, and editor in chief, Development magazine Winter 2015/2016

As real estate becomes an investment staple, capital will continue to flow and demand is expected to persist.

Five Trends That Will Shape the Industrial Sector in 2016 

By: Aaron Ahlburn, senior vice president and Americas director of research, industrial, JLL Winter 2015/2016

Changes in the ownership, investment, retail, fulfillment center and supply chain landscapes will have big impacts on industrial real estate.

Deriving Value From Surplus Property 

By: Richard Callahan, MA, strategic director, land and natural resource management/senior vice president, and Timothy Havranek, MBA, PMP, manager, environmental business strategies/principal for Cardno’s natural resources and health sciences division Winter 2015/2016

A new type of transactional support service goes beyond standard due diligence practices, using advanced business analytics to help property owners find new value in old properties.

Private Bike-share Services Gain Traction 

By: Ron Derven, contributing editor, Development Winter 2015/2016

With public bike-share services flourishing, now may be the time to consider a private bike-share amenity.