Bad Girl, Good Business

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A marketing consultant/writer walked into a bar…

Not sure what the punchline for that joke should be. (All suggestions welcome!)  I’m not actually walking into a bar, but I will be walking into (and teaching at) the Nightclub & Bar Show tomorrow. Today is the second day of musing about the industry. (Click here for yesterday’s facts and wisdom.) The history of the […]

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Dead Presidents & Mattress Sales

So, what is this President’s Day three-day weekend thing all about anyway? Is it an excuse for stores to have sales (see below), people to get away from the freezing temps, and families to go on ski vacations? Sort of. When I was growing up, we celebrated Lincoln’s birthday and Washington’s birthday as separate holidays. […]

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