News Update

October 2013

News Stand

+ Where are they now – October 2008

  • US 31 Bar-B-Q – A Muskegon legend and still very tasty
  • New Markets – Fresh & Easy: Chp. 11, Marketside (Wal-mart) Closed
  • Business Basics – Plan…Organize….Direct….Control. Also – in 2013….People….Innovation….Brand….The Customer.

+ Training is obsession for ballet/theater companies, symphonies, sports teams, the military. So: WHY NOT BUSINESS??? – Tom Peters

+ The future increasingly belongs to those that care enough to make products and services for those that care. – Seth Godin

+ Hate headlines like “Looking for an Edge?”, “How to Crush the Competition.” I love to “win.” But “secret” is “Do [Evermore] Fabuluous Work. – Tom Peters

+ From Springwise: Excellent idea-Emergency response device:

+ Branding is not only never done, it’s never even 25% done – Tom Peters

+ More on Branding from BusinessNC:  ” As we improve our website, which is our No. 1 marketing mechanism to showcase who Belk is and what our brand stands for.” – Ivy Chin

+ Jim Goodnight and the origins of SAS, The world’s largest privately owned software company.