Executive Analysis Archives

Foreign Expansion Is Top Capital Investment For CEOs


Expansion outside their home countries is CEOs’ number-one area to devote significant capital to over the next three years, according to KPMG International’s latest CEO Outlook Study.

Walkable Downtowns Help Attract Employees


Companies are migrating to walkable downtowns across the country, in big cities and small CBDs, and in secondary markets within larger metropolitan areas from coast to coast, according to a recent study.

Sustainability Initiatives Can Drive Corporate Revenue Growth and Innovation


Sustainability innovation is powering business growth: Between 2010 and 2013, revenues from company-defined portfolios of sustainable products and services grew by 91%, according to a new study from The Conference Board.

Top Ten Issues Affecting Real Estate 2015-16


Demographic shifts – the impact of retiring Baby Boomers and the rise of the Millennial generation – will likely have the most significant impact on real estate near- and long-term, according to The Counselors of Real Estate’s official CRE® 2015-16 Top Ten Issues Affecting Real Estate.

NSF Awards $12M To Spur Engineering Education Revolution


Six universities receive NSF funding to redesign undergraduate engineering and computer science education. The RED projects will build on successful innovations in the introductory and capstone years.