Mon.Nov 21, 2022

432: The Curse That All Successful Entrepreneurs Have With Mike Jackness

My Wife Quit Her Job

Today I have my friend Mike Jackness back on the show to talk about a sensitive topic that is rarely discussed. Can successful entrepreneurs live a balanced life? Do you have to make sacrifices in order to make money in business?

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10 Best Black Friday / Cyber Monday Deals on Software in 2022

Ecommerce Platforms

Black Friday is a glorious day for shopping! Most retailers offer up to 40% off of some of their best-selling items- saving you plenty of dollars on the season's must-have products. Of course, we all know Black Friday and Cyber Monday are great times to cash in on sweet online deals.


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Marketing to Generation Z


Gen Z marketing is all about brand loyalty, public missions, product quality, and service. Check out how you can reach Gen z where they’re at. 2022 Q4 Blog Customer Acquisition Industry All Students/Gen Z TOFU Tony Coray Gen Z Identity Marketing Personalized Marketing Student

The Ins and Outs of Market Research


It’s no secret that introducing a new product to the market can be extremely difficult. Coming up with the product idea feels like the first big hurdle, but the true challenge comes from a different step—doing your homework.

Industry Shake-Up: 2023 Commerce Trends To Rock Your World

Speaker: Ashlee Aldridge - Reach Partners LLC | Bill Mirabito - Chameleon Collective | Ronak Shah - PSA Retail & CPG, Amazon Web Services | Wayne Teigen - Pivotree

Join this exclusive conversation with our expert panelists and learn how you can thrive as an e-commerce retailer - even when faced with adverse market challenges. Don't miss out; register today!

Nike pursues ‘next stage’ of expansion with first Rise concept in North America

Retail Dive

Nike Aventura in Miami mimics the tech features at the company’s other locations and marks yet another investment in data-driven stores

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Bloomingdale’s Features Chanel, Ralph Lauren in Multi-Brand Virtual Holiday Store

Retail TouchPoints

Bloomingdale’s has launched a multi-brand virtual shopping experience for the holidays with dedicated spaces featuring Chanel , Ralph Lauren and Nespresso. Developed by Emperia , the virtual store is available via the Bloomingdale’s website on desktop and mobile.

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The Counterintuitive Marketing Magic Behind True Classic’s DTC Success

Retail TouchPoints

Being a DTC brand is a bit of a slog lately — just ask Peloton , Wayfair or Allbirds. But as these brands and many others look to new channels, such as stores and wholesale, to combat flagging sales and elusive profitability, True Classic is doubling down on digital. .

Bloomingdale’s debuts virtual department store for the holidays

Retail Dive

A multi-branded space features shopping experiences from Ralph Lauren, Nespresso and Chanel

Business Success Begins with Employee Training and Empowerment

Retail TouchPoints

Customer experience in retail is more important than ever before, but businesses are struggling to meet the expectations of the modern consumer. Numerous socioeconomic and macroeconomic factors have created a perfect storm of challenges that has business leaders feeling the heat.

Deloitte: Shoppers to spend an average of $500 during Black Friday week

Retail Dive

Families of all income levels are planning to increase their spending during the holiday, as well as their reliance on credit cards

How to Address the Needs of the Next Generation of e-Commerce Customers

Speaker: Jenn VandeZande, Head of Digital Engagement Strategy at SAP Customer Experience | Beth Scott, VP, Business Operations - Supply Chain | Nikki Grigsby, PHR, Chief Operations Officer at Syndigo | Levana Wang, Content Creator, Gen Z Expert

Join Jenn VandeZande, Beth Scott, Nikki Grigsby and Levana Wang for this insightful and topical conversation on the modernization of e-commerce tech.

How the D2C Starter Kit can Kickstart Your Digital Commerce Success


Elastic Path adds a D2C Starter Kit for brands to kickstart their Composable Commerce journey with a customizable storefront. What is the D2C Starter Kit?

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Returns are no longer just a cost of doing business

Retail Dive

A comprehensive returns strategy can enhance shopper engagement while minimizing the impact on the bottom line

How We Picked The 2022 Top 10 Emerging Technologies

Forrester Digital Transformation

Since we published The Top 10 Emerging Technologies In 2022, we’ve been getting questions about how these technologies were selected out of the hundreds that Forrester tracks. Clients also ask, “Why are some obvious ones like machine learning, blockchain, the metaverse, or quantum computing missing?”

Goat to offer rare items, exclusive sneakers during Black Friday event

Retail Dive

The marketplace wants to create an immersive online shopping experience during its annual holiday event

Learn Today, Sell Tomorrow: Increasing ROI & Conversions Through Search Metrics

Search metrics can drive conversion by helping website owners, and marketers learn from their online visitors. The data provided by an onsite search engine can help personalize the eCommerce experience and turn a visitor into a repeat buyer.

Design Do’s and Don’ts for Retailers This Holiday Season

Forrester Digital Transformation

Retailers can improve their websites and boost customer experience this holiday season by applying these tips. Age of the Customer Customer Experience Strategy digital business holiday Retail Trends

7-Eleven to offer a year of free delivery during Black Friday

Retail Dive

New Gold Plus members who sign up between Nov. 25 and Nov. 28 get free shipping on over 3,000 items, including food and alcohol

Foot Locker Plans to ‘Simplify the Business’ and Grow its Omnichannel Opportunities

Retail TouchPoints

Foot Locker President and CEO Mary Dillon is “looking for ways to simplify the business to make sure we’re focused on the areas that hold the most strategic value and will generate the most return,” she said on a Nov. 18 call with investors.

Hasbro looks to unload eOne entertainment studio

Retail Dive

The toy giant bought the business for $4 billion in 2019. It plans to retain some production capabilities to support projects around key brands

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The Headless (CMS & Search) eCommerce Hunt

Speaker: Jonathan Meyer & Jonathan Read

Headless CMS is redefining the way online content is presented. But don't worry––it’s not nearly as spooky as it sounds. Connect with Hawksearch’s Jonathan Meyer, joined by Sitefinity’s Jonathan Read, where the pair will define Headless CMS, the benefits it offers, and outline its eCommerce potential,

Supercharge Your Loyalty Rewards Program with Subscriptions


The History of Loyalty Programs. Shortly after the American Revolution, the first recorded example of a loyalty program was implemented. In 1793, merchants in high traffic areas faced harsh competition. In order to turn one-time purchasers into loyal repeat customers, merchants got creative.

USPS better equipped for 2022 holidays after past peak struggles

Retail Dive

The Postal Service will be less reliant on “peak season heroics” this year, an agency representative said at a House subcommittee hearing

3 Reasons Subscription Bundles Will Change Shopify Forever


What are subscription bundles? Before we dive into the three major reasons why subscription bundles are changing Shopify merchant’s online strategy, we need to define what a subscription bundle is to those out of the loop.

The holiday clues in October retail sales

Retail Dive

Consumers will be relying on credit cards, their savings and heavy discounts in what is shaping up to be an uncertain season for retailers

The Marketer's Guide to Surviving Black Friday & Cyber Monday

Speaker: Jonathan Meyer, Danielle Erwin, Jeremey LaDuque, Nathan Hedley & Nils De Moor

To help eCommerce merchants set themselves up for success, Bridgeline's leading eCommerce, SEO, and marketing experts are coming in an all-star roundtable to discuss Black Friday and Cyber Monday 2023. As a group, they will showcase the checklist for how to prepare your eCommerce site, how to identify the latest online shopping trends, and how to seize new revenue-generating opportunities.

Just in: Omniconvert’s Reveal Q4 Product Update


We’re very excited to present the latest updates for Omniconvert's Reveal: understand, delight, and retain the right customers. The post Just in: Omniconvert’s Reveal Q4 Product Update appeared first on Omniconvert Ecommerce Growth Blog. Company and Product Updates Reveal

Herschel Supply opens first US store as it plots expansion

Retail Dive

The 2,500-square-foot store will be in New York City’s Flatiron District and will feature a space dedicated to local artists and community events

TechCrunch: Gopuff Adds New Services Including Gifting and In-store Pickup

Retail TouchPoints

Delivery startup Gopuff has updated its services to make ordering easier with a new version of its app that was introduced Nov.

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10 E-Commerce Best Practices for Selling on Marketplaces


It doesn’t really matter whether you’re new to the e-commerce game or you’ve been selling on marketplaces for years — the pace of change is enough to overwhelm even the most seasoned veteran. . New marketplaces sprout up. Consumer expectations change. What’s a marketer to do?

B2B Distribution Roundtable: The Challenges & Solutions of Buying and Selling

Speaker: Jonathan Meyer, Kyle Mitzner & Jacobi Zakrzewski

Join Hawksearch’s Jonathan Meyer as he moderates a roundtable discussion with Bridgeline’s Kyle Mitzner and Luminos Labs’ Jacobi Zakrzewski, where they highlight the challenges and solutions surrounding B2B distribution.

Essential Steps for Web Pros to Boost Demand for Their Services Through Digital Marketing

Digital Doughnut

Ross Howells, Head of Online Sales at Fasthosts, shares the essential steps he recommends web pros apply to boost demand for their services through digital marketing. B2B, Content, Email & eCRM, Social Media

Angry Customer Rants on Twitter for Common Post-purchase Issues


Delivery issues are inevitable and particularly more frequent during the holiday season. But we can’t blame the shipping carriers for it. This is because the huge incoming volume of shipments really puts a strain on their capacity to deliver orders properly.

An Overview Of Ecommerce Marketplace In 2023

Ecommerce Guru

The year 2023 is anticipated to be successful for the top online marketplace sector. Between 2023 and 2027, Amazon’s revenues are expected to total billions. Online markets have developed into thriving companies in recent years.

Announcing The Public Cloud Market Outlook, 2022 To 2026

Forrester Digital Transformation

The four biggest public cloud providers are intensifying their struggle for market share. Age of the Customer

Management Techniques for Offshore Employees

This whitepaper looks at the changes and challenges that stem from remote hiring and current HR trends that address them. Download this comprehensive guide to learn more!