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Which retailers will lose, who will win, and help for those who want it

Welcome to my August, 2020 E-newsletter for Destination Business Success. Give me 3 minutes and 46 seconds and you can read this. Let’s get started with:Which Retailers Will Lose We’re hearing a lot about retailers who are having trouble during this pandemic and one group recently put out a 40+ page analysis of what needs to happen for their...

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Use QR Codes to Boost Customer Walk-by Purchases

Use QR Codes to Boost Customer Walk-by Purchases

Derrick Roberts, owner of Pop Around the Corner in Denison, Texas (www.poparoundthecorner.com) is shipping popcorn all over the country during the Covid-19 outbreak. But he’s also making it easier for customers walking by to know what he carries and making it easier...

Simple Steps to Create a Successful Viral Video

Simple Steps to Create a Successful Viral Video

Jenna Shaffer, Programs Marketing Manager and National Product Expert with Constant Contact, explains to Jon Schallert, how with minimal effort, she created a video for her family's restaurant that went viral during the Covid-19 crisis. https://youtu.be/tQOzVrfzSB4

How to Avoid Negative Thoughts During a Crisis

How to Avoid Negative Thoughts During a Crisis

Stuck in COVID-19 isolation, it’s easy to veer into the deep end of negative thoughts. Many of us are dealing with profound, real-world challenges such as job loss, health crises, and protecting our children. The reality of the situation is difficult enough, but when...