Q&A: JLL exec sees no return to pre-COVID work routines, but a 4-day work week

Commercial real estate and the workplace are intertwined, or at least they were — until the COVID-19 pandemic disrupted both last year. With companies worldwide re-evaluating how the workplace of the future should look, commercial real estate is feeling a pinch. Since COVID-19 was officially classified a global pandemic...
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Four graduating seniors are receiving the Hines Memorial Medal from Indiana State University for the Fall 2021 semester. The medal is awarded to students who entered Indiana State as first-time college freshmen and are completing their bachelor's degrees with the highest cumulative grade point average. It is named after Linnaeus Hines, the university's fourth president, from 1921-1933, who served two terms as Indiana superintendent of public instruction.
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ULI Greece, Cyprus winds up annual Athens conference

The future of office space, the need to increase differentiation in real estate investment and housing affordability were among the topics discussed at the annual conference held by the Urban Land Institute Greece and Cyprus in Athens last week. Delegates attended the hybrid event held at the Grand Hyatt Athens...

Omicron: How will Plan B affect the economy?

Faced with the threat of cases of the new Omicron variant of Covid doubling every two to three days, the prime minister has imposed a new set of restrictions in England. They include increased requirements for mask-wearing, more working from home and proof of vaccination or Covid status at nightclubs and crowded indoor spaces.

Australian Senator Understands Big 4 Working Conditions Better Than a PwC Partner

“I’m not talking about billing hours, actual hours of work were 80 to 120 hours. There were people that were substantially underpaid. Wouldn’t you call that a sweatshop?”. — Tony Sheldon, Labor senator and former union boss, asked PwC Australia partner Catherine Walsh during a Senate hearing on...

Method is All You Need: 7 Mistakes to Avoid in Data Science

Once upon a time, data science was valuable only for a handful of Big Tech companies. Those days are over. Data science is now revolutionizing many “traditional” sectors: from automotive to finance, from real estate to energy. Research by PwC estimates that AI will contribute over 15.7 trillion US dollars...

Baker McKenzie Taps PwC for 4-Strong Germany Team

Baker McKenzie has nabbed four transfer pricing experts from PwC. The firm is expanding its German tax law practice with the addition of partner Jörg Hanken along with two experienced tax advisors and a counsel appointment, according to a firm announcement.

Understanding primary vs secondary markets in real estate

For 43 years, Emerging Trends in Real Estate has been one of the most widely read and highly regarded trends and forecast reports in the real estate industry. In the most recent report, Emerging Trends in Real Estate 2022, international professional services firm PwC and the Urban Land Institute (ULI) jointly provide an outlook on the real estate industry, including property sectors, development trends, and metropolitan areas.

Singapore Remains Top In APAC For AI Readiness

Salesforce has announced the second edition of its Asia Pacific AI Readiness Index, which saw Singapore retain the top spot for AI readiness. Prepared by Access Partnership, the report uses an AI Index to assess the readiness of governments, businesses, and consumers across 11 APAC economies in their adoption of AI technologies.

[Column]Invest in the greatest challenges of the planet to save and make a profit | Today Nation News

Whether we call it sustainability or ESG or climate technology, there is no doubt that the movement to make good things while making money is sweeping the world. According to Bloomberg, global sustainability investment assets have increased to $ 35.3 trillion in 2020. This is equivalent to about $ 1 (about 110 yen) for the $ 3 (about 340 yen) that is managed to make a profit by “making the world a better place”.
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Launch of Hackathon "Sprint04: Market-Tech" under I-Sprint'21

New Delhi [India], December 8 (ANI): Prime Minister of India Narendra Modi on 3rd December 2021, inaugurated the "InFinity Forum 2021", the IFSCA's maiden flagship financial technology and global thought leadership event. As per an official release, "The event was conducted on 3rd and 4th December 2021 and was hosted...

Things keeping New Zealand market abuzz today

Auckland witnessed a surge in its spending in the initial week after the ease of lockdown. Marlborough’s Wine and Food Festival gets cancelled. BNZ to limit its banking services for the unvaccinated customers. As we enter the mid-week, let us walk through some of the latest happenings buzzing across...

The president of the Fondation du CHUM will retire

Fondation du CHUM announced on Tuesday that its President and CEO, Mr.I Julie Chorett, will retire at the end of the foundation’s fiscal year, i.e. March 31, 2022. “I am happy with the notoriety that the institution has gained under my leadership, but without the work of its phenomenal teams, nothing would have been possible. We have accomplished so much together over the years. I am leaving feeling fulfilled,” she said in a press release.

Top 5 Most In-Demand Tech Careers in South Africa

As nearly 900 000 matric students completed their final exams, it is vital for them to start planning for their future. As with any career, students need to bear in mind how likely it is that they will be employed after completing their studies and whether traditional university is the right path for them.

Tezos price prediction: This pattern points to more XTZ gains

The Tezos price did relatively well on Wednesday as investors reacted to several important catalysts. The XTZ coin is trading at $5.45, which is about 65% above the lowest level during the weekend. This rebound has brought its total market capitalization to more than $4.75 billion. It is the 39th biggest cryptocurrency in the world.