Wednesday, February 26, 2020

The Limits of Amazon

Folks, I've been around a LONG time, studying business for decades, harvesting epiphanies like they were truffles but I have seldom seen a line...

Five Big Business Trends to Watch in 2018

It's now officially 2018. A brand new year sure to bring with it brand new challenges, innovations, changes and more. This will be, as...

Looking Back and Looking Forward

Greetings to the 1,263 of you in the supply image included in this post and any others reading it. We wish you a very...

AAPN 2017: A Year of Staggering Industry Actions

The AAPN leadership and members can look back on 2017 as our busiest and most innovative year of the 23 years Sue and I have worked...

Feb 8 – Los Angeles – Yet Another Spectacular Industry Event

This is a panoramic shot of the 80 industry executives who met together last February in Los Angeles for 5 hours of networking, interaction...

Mastercard: 2017 Was a VERY Merry Christmas for Retailers

Santa is now on his much needed annual vacation (we're guessing he goes somewhere tropical after a year at the North Pole), the presents...

50 Big Ideas for 2018 + 1 Huge One

Year end lists are everywhere right now, but the 50 Big Ideas for 2018 from Linkedin Managing Editor Chip Cutter and Linkedin News Editor...

Why Consulting Can Be Better Than Retiring

We are all 'consultants' in a way. The strength of this network is the hundreds of individuals who, when they are active in our...