Tag Archives: 2017

Most Attractive U.S. Employers: 2017

Yesterday’s post covered the 2017 most attractive global employers for business students. Click below to access information on the prior two surveys: 2016 most attractive U.S. employers. 2015 most attractive U.S. employers.   Background In sum, these are Universum’s survey … Continue reading

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Most Attractive Global Employers: 2017

Each year, Universum surveys students to learn which employers they like best. This post covers the 2017 most attractive global employers for business students.  Click below to access information on the prior two surveys: 2016 most attractive global employers. 2015 … Continue reading

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The Reality of Retailing in 2017

In 2017 alone, we have had a number of posts on the present state of  of retailing. For example, see: More on the State of Store Retailing in 2017 Retail Data by World Region Doing Better at Ominchannel Retailing: Video Tips The Growth … Continue reading

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Now on YouTube: Careers in Business 2017

Earlier this year, we published a PowerPoint slideshow: “2017 Edition of Careers in Business.” Now we have produced a YouTube version of this slideshow — which is easier to view; and it is complete with music. 🙂 PLEASE take a … Continue reading

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Reflecting on the 16th Anniversary of 9/11

It has now been 16 years since one of the worst days in American history — a tragedy that many of us will remember forever. On this anniversary, it is a good time to reflect. Each year on this date, … Continue reading

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Fun Facts and Trivia About Labor Day

In the United States, Labor Day has been celebrated since 1882 — yes, for 135 years. In honor of Labor Day 2017, we offer this fun post with lots of interesting facts and trivia. 🙂 Sorry to those of you … Continue reading

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2017: The Leading 100 U.S. Retailers

Each year, Stores publishes a list of the leading U.S. Retailers. The 2017 report is now available: “Welcome to [our] Top 100 Retailers issue. This annual compendium of the nation’s retailers is a ranking of the industry’s largest companies according … Continue reading

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