In today’s article “Retailers See Holiday Sales Rebound From Grim 2008“, The New York Times reports that retail sales rebounded significantly from the dismal 2008 numbers. In other reports, online sales had even higher gains — another sign that retail business must consider their online marketing and sales portals to deal with changes in consumer habits and to prepare for anomalies such as the winter storms during this year’s holiday season.
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Daryl Phillips, CEcD, EDFP
I work as an economic developer consulting with communities and companies developing locations, building communities and identifying and developing workforce. However, my opinions on this blog are free and my own, as is the blog itself.
I am a member of International Economic Development Council, Southern Economic Development Council, Tennessee Economic Development Council and International Council of Shopping Centers.
I have earned over 20 years experience in economic and workforce development. I have earned and maintain the designation of Certified Economic Developer (CEcD) from International Economic Development Council (IEDC), the Economic Development Finance Professional (EDFP) certification from National Development Council. I have earned a Master of Business Administration from Tennessee Technological University.
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