Tag: sales

Making use of the Back-to-School sales

I am pretty much the dad in this Staples commercial: I love, love, love back to school time. I always have. I was the kid grabbing the store ads when they started coming in my parents’ Sunday papers in August and circling which binder I wanted, where I’d go for sneakers, and squealing over the

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True Confession: I almost quit my professional job to work entry-level retail … at an adult store.

Sometimes you get an idea so ridiculous, it just might work.  And then sometimes, you’re just being ridiculous.  You be the judge on this next one, but either way, I humbly submit that it makes for an interesting story. Several months ago, I found myself back at work after a second period of maternity leave,

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