The Power of Nice

“Please,” “Thank you,” and a smile.  It seems simple enough but it does make a large difference.  According to QSR magazine (quick service restaurants) Chick-fil-A does these over 95% of the time at a drive through window versus its competition … Continue reading

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Creating Meaningful Reports in QuickBooks – Part 2

This month, we bring you Part 2 of this series with special guest Blogger – Bob Crook of Small Business Solutions.  Bob is a certified QuickBooks Pro Advisor and Intuit Premier Reseller who has over 30 years experience working with small … Continue reading

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Creating Meaningful Reports in QuickBooks, Part 1

For March and April we will have a special guest Blogger – Bob Crook of Small Business Solutions.  Bob is a certified QuickBooks Pro Advisor and Intuit Premier Reseller who has over 30 years experience working with small business accounting.  If … Continue reading

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Product SpotLight: Tamper-Proof Barcode Labels

Price switching is a big problem for many retailers. The impact of this type of loss on the bottom line can be devastating for businesses large and small. One example from a few years ago is the case of a Florida woman … Continue reading

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Small Business Saturday 2016

Small Business Saturday is a great event for small businesses and it is always the first Saturday after Thanksgiving. This year that falls on November 26. Small Business Saturday itself was started in 2010 by American Express and is similar … Continue reading

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Cash is (NOT) King in 2016 and Beyond (?)

Here’s something you don’t hear about very often – a store that doesn’t accept cash. It’s pretty rare but it is beginning to happen more and more.  Stores not taking cash looks like it may become a trend.  If you don’t … Continue reading

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Events and Town Squares @ Your Store

Apple’s new retail chief, Angela Ahrendt, has a new approach for Apple Stores. She wants them to act more like town squares. It’s an interesting idea and it creates an end result that is similar to other approaches we have … Continue reading

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