Wednesday Retail Wisdom: Evening Habits of Successful People

Wednesday Retail Wisdom: Evening Habits of Successful People The other day I wrote a playful post about the morning routines/habits of highly successful [you can read it here, if you’d like]. Sometimes it’s nice to write content that is not heavy in nature so weekly, I try to write content that is a fun and lighthearted read. Hopefully some of it is illuminating and helpful. I was going through a personal/professional email crisis [there were sooo many] last week so I thought I would brush up on some habits of effectively managing email. While I was on that topic I was curious about the morning and evening routines of successful people. Here is what I found: Taking Control Of Email 5 Steps ofRead More

What Do They Want And How Do We Deliver It

What Do They Want And How Do We Deliver It I shared this quote the other today by the CEO of Whole Foods Market, John Mackey, on an article I wrote titled, The Power Of Employee Happiness In Retail, “If you are lucky enough to be someone’s employer, then you have a moral obligation to make sure people look forward to coming to work in the morning.” This statement is outrageously inspiring. Not too terribly long ago I was having a conversation with a Director of Stores for a company that really worked their employees hard, with no recognition, no tools to drive business, no planning, and seriously chaotic communication (they would call an hour before closing and tell the stores they needed toRead More