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Discounting NOT Always Good for Department Stores

As we have noted before, department stores such as Macy’s regularly offer discounted prices on many items. This may draw some added traffic and revenues, but does this increase profitability and draw profitable customers — and really help the department … Continue reading

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Avoid Body Language Errors During Job Interviews

It is not just WHAT we say during an interview that influences our job prospects. Our prospects also depend on HOW we communicate during an interview. Is our body language good? Click on the image to take a look at … Continue reading

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