Erin Dore Miller — August 12, 2019 — August 12, 2019 VISHNU_KV / Pixabay There are many barriers to a good hire. Previously, I wrote about Deadbeat Candidates and the challenges of poor communication and no follow-up. I later followed that post up with Deadbeat Recruiters, because I know that for every challenging candidate out … Continue reading You Aren’t Ready to Hire
Lee Spratt — July 30, 2019 — July 30, 2019 According to the National Retail Federation, retail sales during 2019 are forecast to increase between 3.8 percent and 4.4 percent, this growth would result in $ 3.82 trillion and $ 3.84 trillion. Based on growth of 10-12 percent, online sales would total between $ 751.1 … Continue reading Are Your Fulfillment Logistics Ready for Peak Season?
More than half are likely to make holiday purchases on their mobile phones, according to Facebook survey trends. Amy Gesenhues on July 19, 2019 Back to school shopping is in full swing, which means the holiday shopping season is right around the corner. One in five U.S. consumers will likely be making their first holiday … Continue reading Ready for the holidays? 1 in 5 US consumers starts holiday shopping in October or earlier
Nicole Blanckenberg — June 12, 2019 Follow @https://twitter.com/NicoleBlancken — June 12, 2019 In February, Google started testing its new Gallery Ads for search. The goal of this ad format is to enable advertisers to combine search intent with a more interactive visual format, and they are expected to deliver in a huge way in terms … Continue reading Google Gallery Ads are Coming – Are You Ready?
Kimberly Zhang — April 29, 2019 — April 29, 2019 This month, millions of Generation Zers will graduate college. As some of the first members of their generation — the youngest of whom were born in 1996 — to enter the workforce, they’ll give employers a crash course in what digital natives want in a … Continue reading Get Ready for Gen Z: 4 Benefits They Want Most
Larisa Bedgood — April 9, 2019 Follow @www.twitter.com/V12Data — April 9, 2019 Global ecommerce is growing at an unprecedented pace. In 2017 it reached around $ 2.3 trillion and is expected to hit $ 4.5 trillion in 2021 (according to a Statista report). In the US alone, ecommerce represents almost 10 percent of retail sales … Continue reading The Growth of eCommerce – Are You Ready?
Terry Lammers — March 25, 2019 — March 25, 2019 Lalmch / Pixabay What is your company worth? It’s important to know your business valuation. If you’ve put any thought into life after running your current business, you’ve likely given this question some consideration. But the real question is this: Is your own estimate accurate? … Continue reading How to Make the Most of Your Business Valuation (Even if You’re Not Ready to Sell)
Major Retailers, Restaurants Not Ready For Voice Search by Laurie Sullivan @lauriesullivan, March 7, 2019 Consumers are trending toward using their voice to search for products and conduct purchases, but findings from a recent study show few brands have incorporated a voice optimization strategy into their marketing plans. None, per the study, are ready to … Continue reading Major Retailers, Restaurants Not Ready For Voice Search
Major Retailers, Restaurants Not Ready For Voice Search by Laurie Sullivan @lauriesullivan, March 7, 2019 Consumers are trending toward using their voice to search for products and conduct purchases, but findings from a recent study show few brands have incorporated a voice optimization strategy into their marketing plans. None, per the study, are ready to … Continue reading Major Retailers, Restaurants Are Not Ready For Voice Search
Katherine Pendrill — February 25, 2019 — February 25, 2019 There are few phrases more panic-inducing for business owners than “tax season.” This is especially true for business owners who may have fallen behind on their bookkeeping. However, tax season doesn’t have to be the nail-biting, sweat-inducing, anxiety-ridden ordeal that some make it out to … Continue reading How to Get Your Business (and Your Bookkeeping) Ready for Tax Season