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Sustainable companies of the future will build loyalty through less not more

And it probably isn’t too far into the future. Patagonia are already starting to build loyalty with it’s ‘Please don’t buy this campaign’ from late last year and I am sure there are many more. But what would it mean for the property industry, for building owners? What are the new models of the property […]

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Disruptive Tech Property Industry Impact – Advanced Materials

10th in the series on the impact of the McKinsey and Company 12 Disruptive Technologies, this one has endless possibilities – Advanced Materials. I really don’t know where to start with this one. I’ve got 15 minutes before my self imposed deadline and have so many possibilities for the application of Advanced Materials in the […]

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Disruptive Tech Property Industry Impact – 3D Printing

The eighth in the series and maybe my favourite in the McKinsey & Company 12 disruptive technologies – 3D Printing. I have posted about 3D printing a couple of times over the last 6 months. It has the potential to change many things – design, reduce waste, allow home fixing, and now maybe even pizza. […]

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Disruptive Tech Property Industry Impact – Energy Storage

The seventh in my series on how the McKinsey and Company 12 Disruptive Technologies might impact the property industry – this time, Energy Storage. This one has some fairly obvious impacts on the property industry, some of which we are seeing already with fuel cells, batteries etc but what might some of the other impacts […]

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Disruptive Tech Property Industry Impact – Autonomous Vehicles

The sixth in the series on the impact of McKinsey and Company’s 12 disruptive technologies on the property industry, this one Autonomous Vehicles. Now this is definitely the stuff of school boy dreams, a car that drives itself. So the technology is cool but how does it impact the property industry? Its probably not as […]

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Disruptive Tech Property Industry Impact – Advanced Robotics

Fifth in the series on the impact of the McKinsey and Company 12 disruptive technologies on the property industry, this time Advanced Robotics. The heart of many childhood dreams, the mere mention of robots conjures up all sorts of visions and pictures of cool robots doing awesome things – Andrea Susini has some amazing ones. […]

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Disruptive Tech Property Industry Impact – The Cloud

Number 4 of the the McKinsey and Company 12 Disruptive Technologies is the Cloud. The Cloud has similar potential to disrupt the built environment financial models as much as Mobile Internet does as both of them enable wireless online access to corporate networks. But how else could the Cloud change our property industry in the […]

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