What Will You Buy for Mom This Year?

According to the National Retail Federation, as reported by Ana Serafin Smith, Mother’s Day 2017 is expected to generate record revenues for retailers: “Consumers say they will spend more than ever on Mother’s Day this year as they shower moms with everything from jewelry to special outings at favorite restaurants, according to the National Retail […]

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Valentine’s Day Not Only Means Love. It Also Means $$$ for Firms

The National Retail Federation reports that Valentine’s Day 2016 will generate almost $20 billion in sales: According its “Valentine’s Day Consumer Spending Survey conducted by Prosper Insights and Analytics, 54.8 percent of consumers will celebrate Valentine’s Day, spending an average of  $146.84 on flowers, jewelry, candy, apparel, and more, up from $142.31 last year.” Here […]

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Quotable Career Tips from Business Leaders

Do you want to be a better leader? If yes, take a look at these leadership tips in the form of quotes by prominent  executives as compiled by the National Retail Federation. Click the image for a larger version.  

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