Is the Office Sector Dead?

Is the Office Sector Dead?

I recently ran into some old friends at dinner, and they asked how the commercial real estate business is going. It is a natural and seemingly benign question that friends often ask when they haven’t seen one another in a while. However, it wasn’t the...
Are You Grateful for Your GOATs?

Are You Grateful for Your GOATs?

As we enter the season of gratitude, I’d like to say how much I love and appreciate my Goats! They are smart. They are funny. They are talented. They are inspiring. No, I’m not talking about the cute, funny, yet smelly little animals that eat anything in...
Bringing Clarity to Commercial Real Estate

Bringing Clarity to Commercial Real Estate

“Clarity precedes success.”– Robin Sharma, leadership expert   Many people have great ideas for businesses! A consulting firm to help small businesses be more productive, a clothing boutique for kids, a salon with specialty treats for pets. And...
Rethinking the Post-Corona Workplace

Rethinking the Post-Corona Workplace

To say that the coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2) and COVID-19 (the dreaded disease caused by the virus) have changed the entire world is an understatement. Lives have been lost. Businesses have been shuttered. Employees have been laid off. The entire economy has practically...
The Dangers of Do It Yourself

The Dangers of Do It Yourself

Recently I purchased four chairs on Craig’s List for $35 to supplement my existing dining room set. The chairs were in extremely rough shape, but I thought I could refinish them myself and save a little money. How hard could it be? I would just read instructions...