The ICSC Blog

September 6, 2012
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Throwback Thursdays- Shopping center owner and part time psychiatrist 1982

When it comes to ICSC members they know how to create a positive relationship with their tenants. C. Dale Flowers wants to know everything and anything about the on goings of his shopping centers. He even said, "Sometimes I find myself playing psychiatrist; 95% of the time they know there is nothing you can do.…

August 7, 2012
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The Next Generation Conference

The annual Next Generation Conference, held at the W Atlanta Midtown from July 29th to the 31st, brought together those new to the industry and those looking to mentor the younger generation of shopping center professionals for education, mentoring and networking opportunities. The conference began on Sunday, July 29th with a day chock full of…

June 20, 2012
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ICSC Interns Gets Social

Members of Generation Y or Gen Y are the new players in the workforce known for their tech savvy ways and social media know-how. My expectation is that employers value the Gen Y Facebook and Twitter expert who has a personal blog and can manage five social networks, while simultaneously downloading an app. These young…

June 8, 2012
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Congrats to Broken Arrow Economic Development Corporation!

Congratulations to the winner of our Why I Love Bricks & Mortar Video Contest, Broken Arrow Economic Development Corporation. We had a lot of great submissions, be sure to check out our honorable mentions: Matthew Abnet, Linear Retail, and Forest City. Thanks to all who participated. Check out the winning video and honorable mentions above.