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Retailers Who Missed the Writing on the Screen

Sears, once king of retailers, is now a cash-starved shell whose future is in doubt....

Superfast + Super Good = Supercool How MOD Pizza Cracked the Code

Who would start a new pizza chain in 2008 smack in the middle of the great recession? Answer: A bold and socially conscious husband-and-wife team from Seattle, who decided to innovate the traditional pizza experience for a new millennium. ...

Raising Prices in a Bad Economy

When currency exchange rates go down, small businesses often make mistakes in setting prices, which can lead to serious problems. This article contains practical advice on what to do in such a situation. We must think of inflation as an economic condition that will persist for some time and, most likely, get worse. Thus, trying to “wait it out” is a bad strategy....

The Wells Fargo Scam Makes Mockery of Money

To operate in business requires a better understanding of money, especially when those about you cause loss of confidence in money—as money is only an idea....