Executive Offices at the Hippodrome recently hosted a networking event presented by The Opportunity Lab entitled “Beyond Networking.” Here were three takeaways from this very informative seminar: 1. Be Curious A common characteristic of great leaders is their curiosity. Whether you are talking to a co-worker, an employee, a client, or really anyone, being curious about their unique passions and desires will lead to a deeper and more rewarding relationship. How could you know if you have something in common if you’re not curious enough to ask and listen? And when you listen (and REALLY listen), consider how you might… Read More
Monthly Archives: December 2013
Offices Blog: There’s No Place Like NYC for the Holidays
The Big Apple is a magical place every day of the year — which is why a record 54 million tourists visited us in 2013 — but there’s no place like home for the holidays. From the giant Rockefeller Center Tree to the shops of 5th Avenue to the epic Ball Drop in Times Square, the city simply sizzles with energy, in spite of the often bitter cold. So whether you’re lucky enough to live here or are simply visiting for the holidays, we thought we’d offer some helpful tips and information for navigating this winter wonderland between now and… Read More
Traffic Alert: Rockefeller Center Tree Lighting
Monday, December 2, 2013 5th Avenue and 6th Avenue between 48th Street and 52nd Street and 48th Street to 52nd Street between 5th Avenue and 6th Avenue will be closed from 7 PM to 9 PM for the Rockefeller Tree Lighting Ceremony. Please use mass transit for travel in midtown Manhattan.