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How to Spend the Last 10 Minutes of Your Work Day

By | 2017-07-26T16:52:07+00:00 July 10th, 2017|Coaching, Managing, Retail, Staff, Training|

The last 10 minutes of your day can also be the most crucial. It’s a time where you can prep for the next day, organize your work-space, sign out of [...]

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How to Make a Newsletter More Engaging With Two Little Words

By | 2017-07-25T11:20:22+00:00 June 19th, 2017|Keeping Customers, Marketing, Retail, Uncategorized|

By Miranda Paquet | Jun 13, 2017 Wondering how to make a newsletter that drives action? It comes down to using two simple words: “Read more.” Why? If your business [...]

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Survey: America’s favourite stores are…

By | 2017-07-25T11:21:23+00:00 March 3rd, 2017|Favourite Stores, Keeping Customers, Retail, Trends|

Survey: America’s favourite stores are… Thought you might be interested in this information: A regional department store, a warehouse giant, a discount supermarket and an online powerhouse rank among the [...]

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How to Generate Marketing ROI Through Email Marketing

By | 2017-07-25T11:22:09+00:00 February 7th, 2017|Marketing, Online Marketing, Retail, ROI|

Email offers the highest and most measurable returns for businesses. With all the attention garnered by social media and smartphone app marketing, some might regard email marketing as old-fashioned compared [...]

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Lululemon’s Journey Toward ‘mindful’ Customer Interactions

By | 2017-07-25T11:22:19+00:00 January 31st, 2017|Customer Service, Keeping Customers, Retail|

Lululemon’s Journey Toward ‘mindful’ Customer Interactions Here is the line that stood out for me : Whether employees forged relationships during free weekly in-store yoga classes or kept paper-based files [...]

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Farewell to iconic Honest Ed’s store

By | 2017-07-25T11:22:29+00:00 January 6th, 2017|Customer Service, Design, Display, Great Staff, Managing, Marketing, Retail, Seasonal, Signage|

Farewell to iconic Honest Ed’s store The end of an era: Toronto bids farewell to iconic Honest Ed’s store - The Globe and Mail Memories, and a husk of a [...]

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Why Selfies Need to Be Part of Your Marketing Strategy

By | 2017-07-25T11:23:57+00:00 July 29th, 2016|Keeping Customers, Retail, Social Media, Trends|

Since visuals continue to drive customer engagement all small businesses need to take advantage of the selfie phenomenon. Sharing these types of photos can help a company connect its brand [...]

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What Your Logo Colour Says About Your Company

By | 2017-07-25T11:24:08+00:00 February 10th, 2016|Coaching, Marketing, Retail, Trends|

Just recently, I was doing some research for a client's new store signs. Here is what I found and, because it was so comprehensive, I decided to share it with [...]

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Prevent Shoplifting

By | 2016-10-21T10:12:44+00:00 March 21st, 2015|365 Day Makeover, Advertising, Coaching, Customer Service, Great Staff, Job Description, Keeping Customers, Managing, Retail, Shrinkage, Staff, Training|

Thinking that someone doesn't "look" like a shoplifter might lull you into a false sense of security.  Prevent shoplifting by removing as many opportunities to shoplift as possible.   Merchandise: Arrange [...]

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