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Social Media Video Marketing

Social media video marketing continues growing at a very fast rate. As a result, many social media users watch videos on a regular basis.   Social Media Video Marketing For today’s post, let us examine three good sources of information … Continue reading

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Free Online Salary Surveys

As we have noted before realistic salary data are available. With our post  Looking for Retailing Salary Information?, we can review data for jobs in retailing. Now, we look at free online salary surveys from PayScale. Free Online Salary Surveys So, how about … Continue reading

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Recognize Declining Retailers: Three Stages

As we read regularly, many retailers are having tough times. Today, we study how to recognize declining retailers: three stages of decline. Previously, we discussed other types of failure. For example, see Reasons Why Many Startups Fail and Why Don’t Some Store-Based Retailers Get It? … Continue reading

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Is a Deliverer Entering Person’s Home OK?

What do YOU think of this: A Deliverer Entering Person’s Home OK? Amazon believes many of its customers will love this practice. And that they will pay for it. But, critics say most people won’t want a stranger in their … Continue reading

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John Lewis’ Fun Christmas 2017 Ad

John Lewis is a British retailer that operates department stores, home goods stores, supermarkets, and online and catalog businesses. Each year, it starts the Christmas season early. Let’s look at John Lewis’ fun Christmas 2017 ad.   John Lewis’ Fun Christmas 2017 Ad … Continue reading

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Harry & David Modernizes Its Web Site

Harry & David has been a leader in selling gift products for more than 80 years. Take a look at this video for a quick overview. Harry & David has been part of the 1-800-flowers.com family of businesses since 2014. … 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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