Jun 03

Technology Starter Kit for Mid-Sized Companies, Part One

By John Rice | Commerical Real Estate , CRE Technology

We in the CRE industry tend to focus on the larger, pioneering corporate organizations who are embracing technology to improve CRE processes and integrating it into the framework of their global enterprise decision-making. But what about the mid-sized companies who desperately need improvement and are ready to take the step to the next level, but don’t have the infrastructure, budget, or dedicated resources to mirror the big companies? Is there a middle-ground or manageable starting point of tech essentials that deliver real, measurable improvement while at the same time sets the stage for future technologies as they become necessary?

Continue reading

May 24

Getting Organized – Why is it Such a Challenge?

By John Rice | Commerical Real Estate

Practically from birth, I was creating messes and avoiding cleaning them. My room was a perpetual disaster, and my mother would hound me weekly to clean my room, pick up my clothes, and organize my closet. I would argue, quite convincingly, that I didn’t need my room cleaned because I was already organized. I knew where everything was and believe it or not, I had a system.

Now I certainly can’t speak for everyone, but I’d bet money that most of us out there can relate to these scenarios in one way or another.  Notice the two key words: Organize and System. Even from a very early age we are all in one way or another organizing and developing a system to manage our “stuff”. Some systems are better than others only through the eyes of the opposition.

Continue reading

1 14 15 16