Retail Multiunit Management

It seems like every time you turn around there’s another gloomy story of “retail’s apocalypse.” While it’s true that brick and mortar retail is facing an array of challenges right now, change isn’t a new thing in retail. In fact, retail is one of the...

One of the exciting and sometimes frustrating challenges of retail management is that you have a number of different priorities to deal with all at the same time. District managers, regional managers, and other retail leaders who are responsible for leading multiple stores and locations...

In retail, it's easy to react, especially in the rush of the moment or the chaos of a busy floor. But this often has the opposite effect of what's intended. Reactive statements like "That's not possible" or "You're blowing this out of proportion" land with...

Training is an important first step in driving positive change. But it's just that: a first step. The bigger hurdle? Sustaining that change when you're back juggling priorities and wading through the chaos of the day to day. Make sure your leaders and managers get the most...

Managing multiple locations and their regional/territory teams requires a unique set of leadership skills and strategies. We're excited to be partnering up with Training Magazine Network for a complimentary interactive webinar exploring the five key practices of how to lead from a distance effectively. Drawing from our...

We had just finished debriefing the results of a store manager survey with the regional and district teams from a major retail client. The insights and ahas were everywhere. As the SVP, Store Ops had said when kicking off the meeting, "We want this time...

In the scheduled breaks during our retail training programs, you’ll likely find participants rushing to their phones. Sounds like most training sessions, right? The difference is, they’re not just catching up on messages and emails; they’re often busy putting the concepts and learnings from the class...