Category Archives: Video Clips (non-career)

There are numerous retail-based video clips here that are more strategic than career-oriented.

AI Applications in Retailing

As we have noted before, the use of artificial intelligence (AI) by retail companies and others has really taken off. The best is still yet to come — exemplified by the video clips below. According to Bryan Wilson, reporting for … Continue reading

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July Fourth: A Good Holiday for Retailers

Each year, the 4th of July is a good holiday for retailers; and 2017 is expected to be no different as we honor our country. People buy flags, barbecue food, fireworks, and other items to actually use on the 4th; … Continue reading

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Better Understanding a Consumer Credit Report

As shoppers and as retailers, we know that an individual’s credit score is very important in determining the rate of interest a person pays for a credit card or loan transaction, how much they are able to buy on credit … Continue reading

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Dutch Supermarket Plus: Getting Kids to Eat Their Veggies

Most parents want their children to eat healthy. But they also know how difficult this can be with resistant kids. So how do we get children to eat healthier? Here’s one clever way as reported by Alexandra Jardine for Creativity: … Continue reading

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Engaging in Intelligent Engagement

Despite the many recent advances in enhanced retail customer service technology, many retailers are always looking for better ways to engage their customers and gain more customer loyalty. The latest technology is known as intelligent engagement. Bold360 is an example … Continue reading

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Jack Ma’s 10 Tips for Career Success

Following up on last year’s post: “Advice from Alibaba’s Jack Ma,” here are  video career tips from Alibaba CEO Jack Ma. This video is based on an interview conducted by Evan Carmichael — a Canadian entrepreneur, author, speaker, and business consultant.    

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The Most Popular Supermarkets by State

Did you know that there are really no national supermarket chains in the United States, except for those operated by retail giants Walmart and Target (both of which have supermarkets in many of their big-box stores)? As a result, supermarket popularity … Continue reading

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