Make a few changes, and reach a big new market–many of whom already bought the product once.
BIC CAMERA, a Japanese electronics retailer, accepts payments in so many ways that the list nearly obscures the till: credit, debit and pre-paid cards; mobile wallets; ApplePay and Alipay; and, in some stores since April, bitcoin too. Efforts are under way to wean Japan off genkin, or cash. Handling notes and coins is expensive for […]
Oregon is one of top 10 states to conduct business.
FEW companies are as defined by a single product as Coca-Cola. The firm has sold the sweet dark soda since 1886. At its headquarters in Atlanta, archives house the advertisements that sowed Coke in the world’s consciousness: posters urging consumers to “Have a Coke and a Smile”; Norman Rockwell’s 1935 painting of a boy fishing, […]
Former Buffalo Bills running back Thurman Thomas wanted to double his salary, so he and his agent created a data-based presentation for the team. It worked.
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… making enough money to fund their future adventures. Although it helped to understand the culture, Swift and Wharton said that actually being in the country was no benefit in terms of securing a contract, as all the positions they applied to were …
AMERICANS are living longer but retiring earlier than they did 50 years ago. Their workplace pensions have become less generous, as has Social Security, and their medical expenses have risen. Given this, they have not saved nearly enough to provide for their old age. It all adds up to a budding crisis, as a new […]