“This House is Clean”

Janet M. Kennedy, Director Market Development, Market Vue Partners Do you recall the famous line delivered by diminutive actress Zelda Rubenstein as Tangina the spiritualist in "Poltergeist"? After tumultuous and life threatening events she declared "this...

Performance Vs Potential

Jan Davis, Advisor, Market Vue Partners Performance Vs Potential – Are my top performers my top performers? How are your stores doing so far this year?  Same store sales up or down?  How do you measure and reward your far-flung teams?  And how do you know...

Can you automate being human?

Janet M. Kennedy, Director Market Development, Market Vue Partners You are in social media, whether you know it or not. As a “private” citizen any personal data that is public domain can be searched and sold. I have friends new to social media who are...

Local is the New Black

Jan Davis, Adviser, Market Vue Partners Every year the fashion magazines proclaim that "X" is the new black. For 2011, the mavens proclaim the color "frost" is the new black. Cheetah is the new black. Gray hair is the new black. Now marketers of all...