Apr. 14, 2016 by TREC Staff

A Look at Risk with Mark Okada

The current market is heavily sentiment-driven. Massive uncertainty around everything from interest rates to oil prices gives sentiment more weight and increases its ability to move markets. This environment creates…

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Apr. 12, 2016 by Sandra Bond Chapman, Ph.D., Center for BrainHealth at The University of Texas at Dallas

Increase Your Brain’s Creativity, Energy and Focus

The No. 1 cause of cognitive decline is not the 13 percent of us who will develop Alzheimer’s disease nor the millions of traumatic brain injuries reported each year. One of the leading causes of diminishing cognitive…

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Apr. 11, 2016 by TREC Staff

DFW is in Demand for Data Centers

As the demand for data centers increase, this year is expected to be a big year for their development. In fact, Dallas-Fort Worth now ranks as the country’s second-largest data center market, not far behind northern…

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Apr. 08, 2016 by Robyn Porterfield and Bob Rose, Rose Porterfield Group

Failing Your Way Up

You have to fail even though it can be hard and you don’t want to. That is a paradox found in every part of life – especially if you strive to be a leader. We’ll give you a real-world example. Two medical…

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Apr. 05, 2016 by TREC Staff

4 Talks to Help Manage Stress

We aren’t at our best when we’re stressed. But since stress is seemingly inevitable in today’s demanding world, our ability to cope with stress often makes the difference between success and failure. Learn secrets…

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Apr. 01, 2016 by Maggie J. Parker, Loan Officer, TREC Community Fund

Beginners Guide to TREC Community Fund

By now you’ve heard inklings about The Real Estate Council’s (TREC) newest social venture, The Real Estate Council Community Fund. This new venture bridges a gap in low-income areas by providing capital to rebuild…

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Mar. 25, 2016 by Gina Kacamburas, SVP Director Marketing, Technology, JLL

Drones Can Enrich a Property’s Story—When Used Judiciously

Drones aren't just the latest fad in consumer gadgets – their unique angles and inspiring footage mean that they will be an important tool for property marketers, managers and site selectors for years to…

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Mar. 24, 2016 by David Eseke, Associate Vice President – Industrial Services, Cushman & Wakefield and Alexandra Jennings, Associate, CBRE

4 Reasons Why We Give

As we all know, it is very easy to get caught up in the whirlwind of trying to balance work and our personal lives. So, when we were asked to explain why we give to Young Gun’s I Give! campaign we were forced to take…

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Mar. 24, 2016 by Laura Collins, Manager, Economic Growth, George W. Bush Institute

The Scorecard: Is North America Competitive?

The George W. Bush Institute’s Economic Growth program launched the North America Competitiveness Initiative in 2015, an exciting effort to promote the economic competitiveness of the United States, Canada and Mexico.…

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