Friday Pulse: The Gift Edition

It’s the weekend before Christmas and I am hoping to be able to wind down a bit since all the shipping dates have passed for getting online purchases to their destinations. I also hope you are able to take some time to relax and enjoy time with loved ones. My gift to you is that I gathered all the … Read more about Friday Pulse: The Gift Edition

Friday Pulse: Final Online Holiday Push

The final rush for the last minute online holiday marketing is upon us. I hope you are pushing gift cards since shipping times are getting really tight. While you get ready to finally breathe that huge Q4 sigh of relief, here are interesting news items that focus a lot on mobile and of course, … Read more about Friday Pulse: Final Online Holiday Push

Friday Pulse: Amazon’s Hiring, Groupon Killers Emerge, and Service Biz Myths

By Durk Price I found a lot of interesting news items this week – especially the one on service.   Happy reading. Forty-five percent employee growth. Wow. Amazon Is On A Massive Hiring Spree, But Why? Interesting. Get out your Nicorette patches. What Happens If There Are Smoking Bans In Every … Read more about Friday Pulse: Amazon’s Hiring, Groupon Killers Emerge, and Service Biz Myths

Friday Pulse: iPhone Goes Big and Small, Managing Your Online Rep

By Durk Price Here are some thing that I found interesting this week. I love to share. Happy reading. Now maybe I can read a book... Nah, I'll stick with the iPad. Apple’s iPhone 5 may sport a 4-inch screen A really good post on social media and how the active participation of upper level … Read more about Friday Pulse: iPhone Goes Big and Small, Managing Your Online Rep

Finally Friday: Performance Applications Grow

This has been a wild week: Google to buy Groupon Amazon to invest in LivingSocial.com (a big thanks from Google for Amazon's investment mitigating any anti-trust issues with the Groupon purchase) WhaleSharkMedia buys RetailMeNot. Did you see that RMN does $30 in income with only 5 … Read more about Finally Friday: Performance Applications Grow