Big Picture Monday: Retail Trends You Should Know About

Every week, JCK’s Big Picture Monday rounds up the most
noteworthy stories about trends in retailing, as well as useful articles about
retail sales and marketing:

How Apple
rewrote the
rules of retailing.

– Problem with retail: The “not yet rich” are
not yet spending.

– More retailers embracing
“Facebook commerce.”

– Merchants nervous about
“extreme couponing.”

– Even the rich are
cutting expenses.

– How storytelling beats
selling.

– How to persuade
and influence others.

– Learning “the
penalty close.”

– Ways to get more “likes”
on Facebook.

– Using YouTube to get customers.

– Four common mistakes
on websites.

– Ways to boost
website traffic.

 See the new Big Picture Monday feature, News
and Tips for Your Business
.

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