Tag: productivity

10 Tips for Crafting an Effective Return Policy (and Enforcing It)

Shopkeepers hope their customers love every purchase they make. But sometimes a defective item, a product that doesn’t live up […]

How to Execute a Customer-Centric Marketing Strategy

Marketing is no longer a one-way, one-size-fits all undertaking that focuses more on products than customers. Today, the most effective […]

4 Tips to Find the Right Suppliers for Your Small Business

So many things can make or break a small business. One of them is its suppliers. The wrong ones can […]

5 Mistakes that Doom Holiday Retail Sales

Retail sales are expected to increase 3.6 percent over last year. When it comes to grabbing your share, more important […]

How to Prevent Theft at Your Wine and Liquor Store

Between shoplifting and employee theft, liquor and wine store profits can literally walk out the door. “The value of your […]

Is it Time to Use Big Data to Run Your Small Business?

Big data. The intimidating name that appears regularly in the news to describe how organizations, businesses and intelligence agencies leverage […]

5 Lessons SMB Owners Can Learn from Indie Bookstores

For all the talk of the death of books and the end of the bookstore, independent stores are far from […]

5 Tips for Selling Wine to Millennials

Even the youngest millennials are now of drinking age. What are they drinking? Wine. In 2015, they drank more wine […]