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9 Secrets for Retail Success

This webinar will explain the steps for retail success, including how to build customer loyalty, manage inventory and the benefits of empowering your staff. Read more

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How to Choose the Perfect Location to Attract More Customers

This session will fill you in on little-known factors to consider when choosing the right location for your retail business Read more

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Spotlight: SCORE client Jeff Benya and Curmudgeon Books

Article Language: English
February 10, 2021

Just like the storyline in The Little Engine That Could, SCORE client Jeff Benya of Curmudgeon Books had the steepest of climbs to establish a successful independent book shop at struggling Marley Station Mall in Glen Burnie, Maryland, particularly during a pandemic.

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12 Resources to Help Independent Retailers Succeed

Article Language: English
July 21, 2022,

From synergizing with Google Map Pack to using social media, there are several resources to help independent retailers succeed.

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Consumers Have Changed Their Shopping Behavior; Can You Keep Up?

Article Language: English
July 13, 2022,

As if the last few years haven't been tumultuous enough for small business owners, you must also adapt to new consumer buying behaviors. Impacted by the still-raging COVID-19 global pandemic, inflation, and lifestyle stages, today's consumers have changed where and how they buy.

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What’s “Hot” for Retailers

Article Language: English
June 22, 2021,

The current state of retail is thriving. Pay attention to these trends and shifts in consumer behavior to rely on online shopping.

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6 Ways to Secure Your Business from Customer Theft

Article Language: English
April 26, 2021

More than $13 billion worth of goods are stolen from retailers each year; use these six tips to prevent shoplifting.

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Retail Outlook: 2021

Article Language: English
March 9, 2021,

2021 looks like it’s going to be a huge year for retail. Rieva Lesonsky details steps you can take for your retail business to succeed this coming year.

eGuide

The Action Plan for Retail Businesses

Article Language: English

Retailers have been hard hit by COVID-19 with customers staying home. This Action Plan offers helpful tips to survive and thrive. Read more

eGuide

21 Steps to Starting a Retail Store

Article Language: English

If you’re ready for the exciting world of retailing, download this ebook to learn 21 steps to prepare your store for success. Read more

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How to Build a Global Supply Chain for Your Small Business

Article Language: English
July 22, 2019,

Working with a global supply chain can give you the opportunity to offer unique products not found domestically. Here are top tips for international sourcing.

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Small Retailers: Smart Ways to Stay Competitive

Article Language: English
July 3, 2019,

This month’s infographic, “Small Retailers Can Compete and Win,” focuses on how small retail businesses stay competitive against the big brand stores.

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