LAS VEGAS—The ICSC Las Vegas conference last week drew in a diverse array of industry leaders eager to share their insights on the lessons learned from their experiences over the past three years. During one of the morning panels, individuals offered unique perspectives on the ever-changing landscape of leadership and Devin Murphy, the president of Phillips, Edison & Co., took the stage and emphasized the importance of flexibility in thought processes.

According to Murphy, as the environment continually evolves, leaders must adapt accordingly. "The ability to embrace change and evolve in sync with the ever-shifting landscape is crucial," said Murphy. "It requires open-mindedness and a willingness to challenge conventional thinking," he said.

Murphy reminded the audience that the success of a leader lies in their ability to evolve appropriately with the environment they operate in.

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Natalie Dolce, editor-in-chief of and GlobeSt. Real Estate Forum, is responsible for working with editorial staff, freelancers and senior management to help plan the overarching vision that encompasses, including short-term and long-term goals for the website, how content integrates through the company’s other product lines and the overall quality of content. Previously she served as national executive editor and editor of the West Coast region for and Real Estate Forum, and was responsible for coverage of news and information pertaining to that vital real estate region. Prior to moving out to the Southern California office, she was Northeast bureau chief, covering New York City for Her background includes a stint at InStyle Magazine, and as managing editor with New York Press, an alternative weekly New York City paper. In her career, she has also covered a variety of beats for M magazine, Arthur Frommer's Budget Travel,, and Co-Ed magazine. Dolce has also freelanced for a number of publications, including and Museums New York magazine.