Tag Archives: 2017

Small Business Saturday 2017. Support Local Businesses.

Thanksgiving weekend is a big selling time. Consider that for firms of any size. But, most attention focuses on larger firms. Yet, tomorrow, we encourage you to participate. Small Business Saturday 2017. Support Local Businesses. As we know, small businesses … Continue reading

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Holiday Season 2017 Shopping Tips

Every year, we offer a list of holiday shopping tips intended to help shoppers avoid overspending their budgets. Below are our holiday season 2017 shopping tips  in the form of an infographic. As we have noted befores, the holiday season starts earlier each … Continue reading

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Award-Winning Women in Shopper Marketing

Shopper Marketing recently announced its “Women of Excellence 2017″ award winners. The awards were made in four categories: innovation, collaboration, leadership, and rising star. Here are the 12 winners. Clink on the links for the innovation winners to see brief … Continue reading

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Halloween Big for Retailers

It may not seem like it to many of us. But Americans spend a lot on Halloween shopping. Hence the comment: Halloween big for retailers. Not everyone relies on homemade costumes. Annual Mother’s Day spending is much higher at about … Continue reading

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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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