Tag Archive for 2013

The Mensch & Schlemiel of the Week

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Mensch:  Noun, informal. A decent, upright, mature and responsible person.  Schlemiel:  Noun, slang. An awkward, clumsy, or unlucky person whose endeavors tend to fail; a loser. – Mensch of the Week: John Stumpf, Wells Fargo Today our Mensch of the Week is…

Top 10 U.S. Counties for Millennials

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Today’s Top 10 comes to us from Jones Lang LaSalle’s fascinating Sector Outlook for Fall 2013 (PDF), a report that devotes more than a few pages to exploring the impact of the millennial generation on commercial real estate. From page…

Top 10 Hotel Deals of Q3 2013

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Today we have a list of the Top 10 Hotel Deals of the 3rd Quarter, based on data from LW Hospitality Advisors and Hotel Business News. Many thanks to Dan Lesser, President/CEO of LW Hospitality, for passing this info along…

Top 10 Best Construction Stocks for 2013

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From TheStreet.com, here’s a list of the Top 10 Best Construction Stocks for 2013. It’s worth noting up front that The Street’s recommended stocks are almost all focused on infrastructure, utilities, and public sector contracts–probably the most resilient construction specialties since…