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19 Aug 2016
One of the most common "returner" mistakes is to launch straight into an unfocused job search; this has the lowest likelihood of success and is more likely to dent fragile self-confidence than get someone back into a satisfying job. Here are some top tips that provide a more productive route back to work.
Neil Shah, 28 Jul 2016
I’m proud to announce that Peter Smith FRICS is now the new Chair of the Americas World Regional Board as of July 1, 2016.
Marcia Ferrari, 23 Jun 2016
Held in San Miguel de Allende, Mexico the event is geared towards the next generation of public-sector real estate professionals.
Michael Zuriff, 24 May 2016
On May 10, the White House held an event on resilience in the built environment, titled “Resilient Building Codes,” and RICS was very honored to participate as a member of the Resilient Building Coalition.
Benjamin Manu, 18 May 2016
In recent weeks, our team have crisscrossed cities in West Africa and engaging with a range of stakeholders. We’ve seen a massive concentration of interest and discussions on bridging the infrastructure gap at the global level, and for Africa, through sustainable investment, planning, quality delivery with a responsive profession.
Lory Paterson, 29 Apr 2016
On April 26th, our Toronto members got an exclusive look at a landmark office development in in the city's Downtown West, the Queen Richmond Centre West at 134 Peter Street.
26 Apr 2016
I am looking forward to welcoming delegates to the 5th Annual Caribbean Valuation and Construction Conference from Wednesday, November 9 to Thursday, November 10, 2016 in Rodney Bay, Gros Islet, St Lucia.
Neil Shah, 25 Apr 2016
The International Facility Management Association (IFMA) and the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) announced on April 12 a landmark collaboration which promises to transform the US$1 trillion global facility management (FM) industry.
John Hughes FRICS, 21 Apr 2016
I’m writing this article from our wonderful global headquarters building in London. Throughout the office I keep hearing great comments about the Summit of the Americas and the first World Built Environment Forum.
Michael Zuriff, 20 Apr 2016
As many of you are aware, RICS is a member of the International Valuation Standards Coalition (IVSC).
18 Feb 2016
At the upcoming Summit of the Americas DC2016, RICS Canada Board Member Justin George will explore the complexities and challenges of mixed-use development with a panel of experts comprising senior partners of “The Wharf” development in South West Washington, D,C.
Neil Shah, 25 Jan 2016
I'm pleased to announce that applications are now being accepted for the role of Americas’ world regional board chair.
Neil Shah, 05 Jan 2016
Happy New Year and best wishes for a healthy and prosperous 2016! We have a lot to be thankful for and a lot to look forward to this year.
Simon Rubinsohn, 16 Dec 2015
Shape our commentary to the market by participating in our construction market survey, which closes January 15.
Michael Zuriff, 15 Dec 2015
I'm pleased to announce that applications are now open for the Americas Regulatory Sub-Board.
John Hughes FRICS, 12 Dec 2015
As we come to the end of the year, I'd like to reflect on the significance of our profession, and how a rapidly changing industry is calling for a sharp, up-to-date membership.
20 Oct 2015
The local organizing committee is delighted that Jamaica has once again been chosen as the host for the Caribbean's premier event for land professionals:
One of the best initiatives that RICS has undertaken in recent years
Michael Zuriff, 20 Oct 2015
Following on last month’s update on the Regulatory activities across the Americas, we wanted to provide an glimpse of where RICS is going over the next year.
We are delighted to announce that we have two new members joining the BC Chapter Board. The new members are Helen Markey and Brian Gay. I am excited by what they bring to the board as we move forward with our new year.
Michael Zuriff, 08 Sep 2015
So far 2015 has been a year of tremendous activity for the regulatory function in the Americas. While you may not have been directly touched by our team, you can take comfort in the fact that Regulation protects the designation you worked so hard to obtain.
Lory Paterson, 24 Aug 2015
Over the spring, the British Columbia chapter brought more than 100 members and non-members to its event for those in the business of raising and managing capital in the field of commercial real estate at the Vancouver Convention Centre.
20 Aug 2015
As the summer winds down, our Mid-Atlantic chapter is gearing up to ensure that the next Summit of the Americas, to be held in Washington, DC from April 3-5, 2016, will be a “don’t miss” networking and CPD opportunity.
18 Aug 2015
A variety of arbitration mechanisms have become popular over the last few years in order to reduce costly litigation.
28 Jul 2015
Former NFL player, Casey Merill FRICS relays lessons learned from his career as a professional athlete, and how he applies these to the workplace.
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