One of the most important aspects of a frontline leader's job is to develop the leaders that work for them. Here are three suggestions for better developing your frontline leaders: 1. Delegate more than tasks. There are three level that...
Shawn Parr, CEO of Bulldog Drummond, shares why disruptive thinking should fuel the way we do business
Parker, CO (August 10, 2016) – The Independent Retailer Conference is thrilled to welcome Marshall Law Group to the upcoming Independent Retailer Conference taking place at the P3 | Pet Progressive Products Trade Show at Navy Pier in Chicago August 24 & 25, 2016. Laurie Marshall and Marshall Law Group bring tremendous value and insight to our audience, […]
In an age where music, messaging, and other forms of media are free, why do long distance phone conversations still cost a fortune?
These dwelling ideas aim to address some of Japan's social issues and how people live and communicate together
An advanced wearable system translates your entire exercise routine, weight and food habits into a customized eating plan
A new service uses modern tools to provide teeth cleanings to clients who have no time to go to the clinic
The major luxury designer has launched a limited edition purse exclusively through China's popular social network
Let’s start with the assumption that you already have an e-commerce business established, that you are not going into retail blindly, and that you understand all of the good reasons to expand your internet-based retail with a brick-and-mortar store. For you, the learning curve is not about retail, but the specifics of running a face-to-face […]
Children write, direct and star in the retailer's recent advertisements
Xavier University gets the first vending machine to serve up fresh, gourmet pies on demand
Contributed by Rachel Craig. With our increased reliability on instantaneous web-based information, it’s never been more important to maintain an online presence for your business. Despite this, almost half of all small businesses in the U.S. are without a website, never mind a blog or social media profile. It’s a daunting notion for many people, but […]
Guests at this lodging can thumbs-up or down experimental services geared toward millennial and Gen Z clientele
I was walking Hallie Mae, my Harrier hound the other morning when I felt a pull. She was standing still and looking up at me in a Well, what are you going to do? gaze.
The tech company has introduced a connected suite of devices designed to help people lead healthier lives
By Scott McLaren, CMO for Fortegra As the popularity of online shopping increases, more and more brick-and-mortar stores are having trouble ringing the till. But there are ways to bring those customers back into the store. Give them an experience they can only get IRL (‘in real life’, in digital parlance). Use these four in-store […]
From faux fur scarfs to metallic home accessories to stylish handbags, all the latest, must have trends are at ASD Market Week. Bold colors and prints are included among the must-have items at ASD – sure to captivate customers once they hit store shelves. With over 2,600 of on-trend vendors across 9 product categories, buyers from a […]