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The secret of world-class communicators

My real estate profession's key component is communication. Communication across borders, across industries, and beyond corporate hierarchies. In retrospect, I learned a thing or two when it comes to communication, reading people, calibrating boardroom situations [...]

February 8th, 2018|

Why investors need alternative assets

For large North American and Western European companies the past 30 years have been a golden age. Emerging markets consumers, cost cuts through automation, global supply chains, falling corporate taxes and falling interest rates, declines [...]

December 6th, 2016|

Will globalisation collapse?

In the past, globalisation seemed to be the magic bullet of universal wellbeing, wealth for all and the end to sufferings of all sorts. Meanwhile illusions have withered: The Doha Round failed. The US President-Elect [...]

November 25th, 2016|

The property market in 30 years from now

Have you ever imagined eventually controlling your daily life through intelligent contact lenses ? High speed technological developments will change our lives dramatically with exciting changes also in the property industry. Construction, 3d Printing, Retail Construction [...]

July 7th, 2016|

How to excel in any communication

Arnold Schwarzenegger recently told a story from his early days in California in the 70ties. To make some additional dough, he and his mate Franco Columbo started a sidebusiness as bricklayers. Each time when they [...]

May 30th, 2016|

How to make better decisions

A scorpion and a frog meet on the bank of a stream and the scorpion asks the frog to carry him across on its back. The frog asks, "How do I know you won't sting [...]

February 8th, 2016|