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6 Low-Tech Ways to Reduce Shoplifting
Growth Strategies

6 Low-Tech Ways to Reduce Shoplifting

Lighting and personal greetings are among the low-tech ways you and can make your store less attractive to thieves.
Jennifer Goforth Gregory
6 Tricks to Fight Post-Holiday Fatigue
Productivity

6 Tricks to Fight Post-Holiday Fatigue

With the holiday season behind us, our body may still be recuperating. Here is how to overcome the holiday hangover.
Lisa Evans
How to Banish Holiday Stress
Holidays

How to Banish Holiday Stress

It's the busiest time of the year, follow these four ways to decompress now.
Gwen Moran
Savvy Ways to Survive the Holidays
Holiday Hub

Savvy Ways to Survive the Holidays

Stave off stress, boost sales and get into the holiday spirit. Here are twelve tips to get you through the season in one piece.
Nina Zipkin
5 Reputation Missteps to Avoid During the Holidays
Personal Branding

5 Reputation Missteps to Avoid During the Holidays

Between the rauckus company party and who you forgot to send a card, the holidays are a surprisingly treacherous time for your personal brand.
Lida Citroën
The Office Holiday Party Is Back, and That's a Good Sign for the Economy
Office Party

The Office Holiday Party Is Back, and That's a Good Sign for the Economy

Nine out of 10 companies plan to throw holiday parties in 2014, a survey shows, up from previous years.
John Kell
Holiday Shopping for an Entrepreneur? Follow These Do's and Don'ts
Make More Happen

Holiday Shopping for an Entrepreneur? Follow These Do's and Don'ts

Don't waste your money or effort on gifts that will only frustrate your entrepreneur.
Dorie Clark
Pop-Up Shops Prep for Winter Sales Lift
Marketing Bootcamp

Pop-Up Shops Prep for Winter Sales Lift

It's that time of year (again).
Kate Rogers
How Retailers Can Compete With Amazon This Holiday Season, and Beyond
Make More Happen

How Retailers Can Compete With Amazon This Holiday Season, and Beyond

While many purchases are still made online, consumers still appreciate their local shops and the ability to discover items.
Jeff Fagel
5 Strategies to Triumph in Customer Support Over the Holiday Season
Customer Service

5 Strategies to Triumph in Customer Support Over the Holiday Season

Thousands of new orders can strain the response to inquiries. Deflect challenging situations and demanding callers by planning ahead.
Shankar Ganesh
Maximize the Impact of Your Business Greeting Cards With These 4 Tips
Marketing Bootcamp

Maximize the Impact of Your Business Greeting Cards With These 4 Tips

Tis the season. Take these extra steps to demonstrate your appreciation while also creating a unique experience that promotes your business.
Peter Gasca
5 Steps to Working a Holiday Party Like Santa
Marketing Bootcamp

5 Steps to Working a Holiday Party Like Santa

Don't worry about whatever work you left undone to race out to the event. You're about to ace this networking opportunity -- that is, if you read these jolly tips.
Stacey Alcorn
5 Customer Service Tips to Avoid Scrooge-Like Behavior
Holidays

5 Customer Service Tips to Avoid Scrooge-Like Behavior

This time of year means more business, which also means more frustrated customers.
Matt Lautz
5 Moves Small Retailers Must Make to Compete With Big Box Stores
Marketing Bootcamp

5 Moves Small Retailers Must Make to Compete With Big Box Stores

Local stores have more than one slingshot to use in their never-ending David vs. Goliath competition with national chains.
David Goldin