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5 Franchise Owners Share Their Secrets for Bringing Customers In-Store

As online shopping becomes more prevalent, brick-and-mortar shop owners must stay competitive and proactively encourage customers to shop in-store.

Uber's Global Head of Grocery on the 'Massive Shift in Consumer Demand' That's Driving Growth

Uber's Raj Beri shares how the app is building on the pandemic-driven success of its grocery delivery business with a bold retail expansion worldwide via mega merchants and 10,000 SMBs.

Slack Exec on the Brand's Push to Become Indispensable in a Post-COVID Workplace

The messaging platform is adding new ways to connect employees, as well as vendors and clients, as it seeks to become the digital headquarters for businesses large and small in the hybrid workplace.

Talkspace President on Therapy App's Explosive Pandemic Growth: 'It Was a Pivotal Moment'

Mark Hirschhorn on how the pandemic and the rise of telemedicine have helped fuel the digital disruptor's mission to democratize access to affordable mental health care.

Out of the Red and Into the Black: How Three Startups Achieved Profitability

The founders of, New Masters Academy and FitVine Wine on leveraging their unique positions in the marketplace to reach a coveted business milestone: profitability.

How Brands Like Barbie and Looney Tunes are Tapping Licensing Trends All Marketers Should Know

Marketers of everything from toys to T-shirts tap NFTs, social causes and DTC sales to grow business and win over today's consumers, which could help connect smaller brands to bigger audiences.

What to Know About Second Chance Hiring and Why It Could Help Solve Your Labor Problems

There's a massive pool of untapped talent that small businesses can benefit from using second chance hiring. Here's how to do it.

DTC Alcohol Marketplaces Are Helping Small Merchants Uncork Digital Sales

As more booze sales move online, a new crop of platforms is designed to help mom-and-pop merchants compete in a digital landscape.

3 Pandemic-Fueled Commerce Trends Poised to Yield Long-Term Growth for Businesses

Brands tapped text-based shopping, experiential loyalty programs and online marketplaces to drive newfound sales amid the crisis - strategies that look to stick.

How a New Wave of DTC Startups Are Tapping Big Retail to Scale Growth

As customer acquisition costs surge for online-only businesses, brands from Caraway cookware to Jinx pet food are turning to brick-and-mortar chains like Target to drive sales.

3 Scaling Startups Share Their Winning Customer Retention Strategies

Growing brands Stojo drinkware, State Bags and Yasso frozen treats reveal insider, best practices that drive repeat business and breed shopper loyalty.

10 Unique and Creative Ways Businesses Are Recruiting Right Now

Need unique ideas to attract job candidates? Use these examples to fuel your hiring efforts.

Mandating Employee Vaccinations? What You Need to Know.

Here's what you need to know if you're considering mandating vaccines for your in-person employees.