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January 28, 2014
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ICSC Industry Infographic – January 28

The ICSC Industry Snapshot is a bi-weekly report presented as an info-graphic; produced by ICSC’s Communications department. This dashboard presents an overview of key industry metrics in an easy to follow and visually pleasing format, so that the user can quickly navigate it and take away a high-level view of industry performance. Furthermore, the dashboard…

January 10, 2014
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Time Is Running Out! Apply for ICSC Foundation Scholarships

The ICSC Foundation’s professional development scholarships are closing in just over a weeks. It is time to apply for either the John T. Riordan Professional Education Scholarship or the Planigrupo Latin American Fellowship in Honor of Milton Cooper and Dave Henry. Several of our past scholarship recipients have been kind enough to share their experiences…

January 9, 2014
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The Winding Academic Paths to a Career in Retail Real Estate

By: Sarah Ritchie Over the last several years, there has been a rapid expansion in academic degrees focused specifically on the real estate discipline.  The curricula and programs vary and include undergraduate and graduate degrees, interdisciplinary real estate development programs (often in schools of planning or architecture), and finance-driven majors, located in business schools.  While…

January 6, 2014
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SeeItFit partners with retailers to bring consumers a virtual dressing room

Written by: John Crossman With “selfie” selected as the word of 2013, it seems a new website has taken the term as a call to action., launched in November 2013, promoting ecommerce by providing a new online shopping experience.  By partnering with retailers to create a virtual dressing room, users can upload a personal…