Tag Archives: walgreens

Jobs vs. Careers in Retail

8 May 2012, 12:31

In a typical RSR “Selling Technology Value to Retailers” (STV) session, we can have 25 technology sales representatives in a room, ready to get an infusion of inside information that will help them to understand “what makes retailers tick”. We’ll start the session with round-the-table introductions, and two questions we ask the participants are, “have […]

Internet Retailer: Digging Deeper

21 June 2011, 09:49

There are some conferences where I get to spend the whole time in sessions (and I happily tweet everything I hear that I like), and then there are conferences where the only session I get to hear is my own. Internet Retailer (IRCE — #IRCE2011 for those of you playing along on Twitter) is definitely […]

The Most Complicated Supply Chain Idea in the World

19 April 2011, 01:00

Ah, consultants. I can make fun of them because I used to be one. I’ve heard all the jokes: they only come up with things that run on a copier, they look at your own watch in order to tell you the time… That’s consultants for you. The other thing that consultants do is invent […]

Don’t Forget About Data Security and Privacy

18 January 2011, 00:00

A couple of weeks ago I received a letter from the Honda Motor Company and on a whim (I almost always throw letters from car companies away, assuming that they just want to sell me extended warranties), I opened it to read. Much to my surprise, it was a notification that an unauthorized access to […]

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