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Posted on June 26, 2016
When I was in fifth grade, my dad took me to the Schwinn bicycle shop in Toledo and told me I could have any bike I wanted for my birthday.
Posted on October 11, 2015
Graham, a friend of mine went to a local electronics store to buy a microphone. The young sales associate took him to the microphones and then stood there silently hovering over him.
Posted on October 04, 2015
Let’s stop kidding each other and be honest…
When a customers' experience in your store was crappy, they won’t be back.
Posted on July 27, 2015
Christmas in July...or August. We’ve all heard the phrase.
It’s summer and a lot of retailers are thinking about what they will do differently for the upcoming holidays.
In a media world itching ...
Posted on April 28, 2015
Businesses across the country are struggling.
Retailers are asking me what to do and what I tell them is that the only thing you can control is how you approach your business - not business ...
Posted on April 10, 2015
Macy's held their annual flower show at their flagship store in NYC this past April. It has to be one of the last vestiges of when department stores used events to differentiate one over the other.
Posted on September 19, 2014
I was about to pay for my purchases at CVS when the cashier asked me, “Do you want to update your account with your text number and receive 20% off today’s order?”
As I was only buying deodorant ...
Posted on August 06, 2014
When I was looking to move away from the crowded, noisy, dusty freeways of Los Angeles, I checked out the green Mid-Hudson Valley of New York. While there were no Westins in that part of the ...
Posted on July 30, 2014
Websites have progressed to become the most important marketing tool for any retailer, small or large.