• 4 Tips for Keeping Your Seasonal Business Healthy All Year Long

    Operating a seasonal business is not without its challenges. The gap between peak and shoulder seasons can be overwhelming. Get a head start on creating a healthy year-round business with these four tips. Get to Know Your Industry Sales Cycles and Master Money Management Do some research on the typical sales cycles that characterize your […]

  • The Future of Retail in 2017

    What does the future of retail hold? A seismic shift in the market is underway, and retailers are racing to ensure they’re able to meet the needs of demanding shoppers. Fast, Faster, Fastest You might be tired of hearing it, but Amazon has changed the game in terms of consumer expectations of delivery speed. With […]

  • How Retailers Use Social Media to Increase Customer Engagement

      If you’re looking for current, creative ways to boost customer engagement, then embracing the power of social media may be just the answer you’re seeking. From Facebook to Snapchat and everything in between, social platforms can be a powerful tool for connecting with your audience and converting customers into brand enthusiasts. What’s more, you […]

  • Hire the Right Retail Staff: 4 Pointers

      No matter how good you may be at spotting talent, most retailers can use a refresh when evaluating their hiring processes. It’s no secret that employees are among a business’s most valuable resources, but you need to have the right people to run a productive, efficient, successful business. The first thing you need to […]

  • Can People Counters Prevent Library Budget Cuts?

    Libraries everywhere are competing for fewer financial resources these days, even as their importance to their communities grows. So what can institutions do to prevent library budget cuts and continue to expand and serve their patrons? Libraries have evolved into more than just a destination for academia and research. They are critical community spaces, serving […]