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Valentine's Day means big business for Edible Arrangements

SmartBrief - Wed, 2018-02-14 15:27
Edible Arrangements thrives on Valentine's Day, with some store operators seeing a 3,000% increase in sales, writes founder a -More
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NextGen competitors pitch at IFA convention

SmartBrief - Wed, 2018-02-14 15:27
The NextGen competition at IFA's annual convention featured 20 finalists.  -More
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Watch out for, learn to avoid upward delegation

SmartBrief - Wed, 2018-02-14 15:27
All too often without a manager realizing it, the responsibility that manager has assigned to a subordinate gets passed back, -More
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Difficult conversations are easier with proper preparation

SmartBrief - Wed, 2018-02-14 15:27
Confronting problem behavior at work is hard, so start with an explanation of how it could damage the future of the business  -More
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Restaurant brands woo Valentine's Day diners

SmartBrief - Wed, 2018-02-14 15:27
Restaurant brands are taking steps to attract customers celebrating Valentine's Day by offering a mix of special deals and pr -More
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Women's franchise ownership has grown quickly

SmartBrief - Wed, 2018-02-14 15:27
Female franchise ownership rose at a much faster pace than male ownership from 2011 to 2016, according to FranNet.  -More
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Meet the new IFA Chair: Marriott's Liam Brown

SmartBrief - Wed, 2018-02-14 15:27
Fluent in Irish and a history buff, Marriott International's Liam Brown is taking his love for franchising to a new level wit
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Music Paradigm captivates IFA 2018 audience

SmartBrief - Wed, 2018-02-14 15:27
Music Paradigm, led by Maestro Roger Nierenberg, led a performance of three excerpts from "Hansel and Gretel" during IFA 2018
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Married couples see opportunities in franchising

SmartBrief - Wed, 2018-02-14 15:27
Married couples say entrepreneurship can strengthen their relationships, provided they have clear boundaries and an understan -More
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Budget proposal calls for cuts to NLRB, Labor Dept.

SmartBrief - Wed, 2018-02-14 15:27
Cuts to the Labor Department and National Labor Relations Board are included in President Donald Trump's budget proposal for  -More
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Nothing hurts a new truth more than an old error.

SmartBrief - Wed, 2018-02-14 15:27
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, writer and statesman
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Lithia Q4 net surges on tax gains, record revenue

AutoNews - Wed, 2018-02-14 13:29
Lithia Motors' fourth-quarter net income surged on special gains, particularly from tax-law changes, and record revenue.
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Retail Roundup—Taco Bell CEO departs; Ace Hardware has record quarter

Store Front Talk Back - Wed, 2018-02-14 11:50
Taco Bell's CEO has stepped down to take another position, Ace Hardware had a record-setting fourth quarter, plus more need-to-know news from the world of retail.

Midas Hospitality Hires Director Of Revenue Management

Hotel Interactive - Wed, 2018-02-14 11:24
ST. LOUIS, MO--Midas Hospitality, a premier hotel management group, recently hired Morgan Bilek as Director of Revenue Management. ...

A Flipkart acquisition could expand Walmart's global reach

Store Front Talk Back - Wed, 2018-02-14 11:24
An acquisition of India's Flipkart could mean fierce competition with Amazon—and global recognition for Walmart.

Prix Fixe Applications in Hotel Marketing

Hotel Interactive - Wed, 2018-02-14 11:06
Limiting Guests’ Choices Can Have Multiple Benefits For Your Property

How 1 couple's love story was the catalyst to a thriving pizza business

FastCasual.com - Wed, 2018-02-14 07:00
Natalie and Drew French came up with the idea to launch their fast casual pizza brand —Your Pie — while honeymooning in Italy.