Changing Nature of Retail

Changing Nature of Retail

Retail continues a seismic change as the impact on retailers shifts due to evolving technology. In mid-January, Walmart and Macy’s announced plans to close hundreds of stores and layoff thousands of workers. Walmart is closing 259 retail stores worldwide, 154 in...

Write Your Business Plan

Why write a business plan? There are two main reasons. A business plan helps entrepreneurs to improve operational sustainability while reducing risk. Banks and investors typically require a business plan to demonstrate the business has been carefully designed and...

Adapting to Change

Economic concerns have become frightening The news has been bleak nationally, globally and locally for credit, investments and rising unemployment. Today’s news is wildly conflicting. Manufacturing in the U.S. is at it’s lowest level since 1948, on the one...