My May column discussed the business analysis tool known as SWOT (strengths, weaknesses, opportunities, threats), a useful planning method for identifying the external and internal elements that can impact the sustainability of family wealth. There was mention of the critical nature of identifying the "Ts," or...

Summer in the tropics means rain and the start of hurricane season. While most forecasts are predicting a delightfully sleepy 2015 Atlantic hurricane season, thanks in part to El Niño, it would take just one major hurricane to cause catastrophic damage. An independent study by disaster...

Stephen Nostrand, who was previously CEO of Colliers International South Florida, has joined NAI Miami as CEO and COO.Nostrand was most recently a senior VP at Avison Young Commercial Real Estate, which bought Colliers International in December.NAI Miami CEO Jeremy S. Larkin and COO Edward...

The year 2013 had just begun. Kyle Jones and his friend Joey Farrell were sitting at Tap 42 Craft Beer Bar & Kitchen in Fort Lauderdale. As they were drinking beer, they began shooting different ideas back and forth about starting a business together. Owning a...

Some of the most meaningful tips I have heard on brand building came from recent guests on my radio show. Branding guru Bruce Turkel joined me twice this month: once at the University of Florida's Bergstrom Center for Real Estate Studies Trends and Strategies Conference, and...

Zo goes strong into affordable housing NBA Hall of Fame member Alonzo Mourning is turning into a development force. Mourning's AM Affordable Housing and Housing Trust Group has closed on the financing of Courtside Family Apartments, a new 84-unit affordable housing development in Miami's historic Overtown neighborhood....