Michael T. Carr and Nicholas Kamillatos were moderators at Bisnow’s New York Economic Forecast. Michael moderated Panel 2: Keeping & Growing Your Team: Retention & Talent Acquisition, which addressed current challenges from the hiring side of the commercial real estate job market. With insights from expert panelists, Michael led the discussion with questions regarding strategies to diversify your team while retaining top talent, along with best practices in transitioning your team back to an in-office environment.
Nick moderated Panel 3: How to Get & Keep People in Your Buildings, focusing on the current challenges in leasing Manhattan office spaces as employees return to a commuting, in-office lifestyle post-covid-19. The panel shared ways in which commercial landlords are improving their spaces to appeal to companies of varying sizes, like offering access to outdoor space and optimizing location to both shorten commute times and avoid dense crowds.