Blog 2018-04-24T07:56:09+00:00

Recent Blog Posts

  • Chicago Industrial Mid-Year Review
    By: David Friedland, Executive Director and Chicago Industrial Group Leader Chicago leasing activity is up 35.4% year-over-year indicating that the industrial market is far from cooling off. New development has also picked up with 8.1 msf under construction.   Cushman & Wakefield’s Research Team compiles the key industrial leasing, construction, and investment trends at mid-year and... Read more »
  • Seven Ways Companies Will Attract Gen Z Talent
    It’s never too early to start planning for the future of work. Taking what we’ve learned – and what we’re learning – companies should consider the following when attempting to attract and retain Gen Z workplace talent. 1. Speak to Gen Z’s Independent/Entrepreneurial Nature A full 72% of Gen Z high school... Read more »
  • Meeting the Nonprofit Recruitment and Retention Challenge
    By: Brian Chernett, Senior Director and Eric Sorensen, Managing Director Not-for-Profit Advisory Group Recruitment and retention of top talent is a key objective of most organizations. For nonprofits, it is a significant challenge that can have a dramatic impact on the ability to deliver services to constituents. 501(c)(3) entities compete for the... Read more »
  • Cushman & Wakefield Hosts Industry-Leading PropTech Event in Chicago
    By: James Janega, Solution Owner, Innovation Portfolio Cushman & Wakefield, in collaboration with PropTech partners, MetaProp NYC, hosted an industry-leading workshop on Monday, July 9, in our Chicago headquarters. Attendees heard from PropTech startups offering innovative building solutions for health, comfort, new revenue streams for rental assets, and leasing efficiency. Visitors included... Read more »
  • June Jobs Report: Q&A with Kenneth McCarthy, Research Director, Cushman & Wakefield
    The Bureau of Labor Statistics released its June Jobs Report last week. Cushman & Wakefield’s Kenneth McCarthy shares what the data means for commercial real estate.  Q: Employment growth was strong for the second consecutive month in June, with unemployment rising from an 18-year low of 3.8% to 4%. What has contributed... Read more »
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