Challenge Old Ways of Fund-Raising
Instead of relying on a few rich individuals, why not try crowdsourcing like Kickstarter or Indiegogo to widen outreach? Everyone can give a bit, which builds a more sustainable donor system.
Slay Giant Malls
Why spend so much to lease a unit in Orchard Road when you can generate more interest with an online shop and the occasional pop-up shop? E-retailers like Alibaba and Rakuten will be a threat to developers and Reits.
Exploit Big Data
Invest in any technology that, when applied, brings order to the utilitarian needs of our lives. Hire big data analysts. If used right and timely without violating privacy, big data’s Force – as Star Wars aptly puts it – will be with businesses.