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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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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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Albert Einstein & Retail Business Management

By | 2016-10-21T10:12:44+00:00 May 21st, 2015|Great Staff, Independent Retailer Month, Managing, Training, Trends|

"If you can’t explain it simply, you don’t understand it well enough. ...[and] Everything must be made as simple as possible. But not simpler." You must read this terrific list of quotes [...]

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Uniqlo

By | 2016-10-21T10:12:44+00:00 February 13th, 2015|Creative, Customer Service, Keeping Customers, Managing, Marketing, Online Marketing, Online Store Sales, Preparing For The 4th Quarter, Retail, RMU, Sale Events, Seasonal, Shop Local, Shrinkage, Signage, Speaking Engagement, Staff, Store Lighting, Summer Break, Training, Trends, Uncategorized|

Uniqlo: Japanese fast-fashion retailer is working with a broker to open Canadian stores      Uniqlo's choice of American locations can be considered an indication of what it wants in [...]

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Building Professional WindowDisplays

By | 2016-10-21T10:12:45+00:00 January 4th, 2015|365 Day Makeover, Advertising, Coaching, Creative, Customer Service, Decorating, Design, Display, Fashion, Great Staff, Independent Retailer Month, Job Description, Keeping Customers, Makeover, Managing, Marketing, Online Marketing, Online Store Sales, Preparing For The 4th Quarter, Retail, RMU, Sale Events, Seasonal, Shop Local, Shrinkage, Signage, Social Media, Speaking Engagement, Staff, Store Lighting, Summer Break, Training, Trends, Uncategorized, Videos|

How to Build Professional WindowDisplays...A Few Great Tips       Focus Attention   Have you ever tried to persuade someone who wasn’t really listening? It doesn’t work. People only have [...]

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6 Ways To Create A Culture Of Innovation

By | 2016-10-21T10:12:45+00:00 January 3rd, 2015|Advertising, Birthdays, Creative, Customer Service, Display, Great Staff, Job Description, Keeping Customers, Makeover, Marketing, Online Marketing, Online Store Sales, Preparing For The 4th Quarter, Sale Events, Seasonal, Signage, Staff, Trends, Uncategorized|

Reward employees with time to think, while providing them with the structure they need.    Thank Soren Kaplan for  this great article on creating a culture of innovation... Be Intentional [...]

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