Entries by lraul

A REPORT FROM THE RECOVERY: CREDIT TRENDS TO WATCH IN 2021

‘If you work in or are connected to the credit industry—whether as a lender, a retailer, or even a B-to-B manufacturer that offers financing to encourage sales—it’s a good time to survey the credit landscape.’ BARE shares an article by Susan Doktor and Jason Steele for Money.com on what credit card issuers need to know.

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BARE INTERNATIONAL HONORED AS ‘BEST MYSTERY SHOPPER JOBS AND COMPANIES TO WORK FOR’

BARE shares an article by Trinity Owen for DollarSprout on mystery shopping. ‘Mystery shoppers are [independent contractors] paid to act like regular, everyday shoppers and provide feedback on their experience with a company. To get started, just sign up with mystery shopping companies in your area, choose your assignments, and start shopping.

HOW TO CREATE CUSTOMER LOVE IN THE DIGITAL WORLD

‘Many companies are embracing technology. They are finding ways to serve the customer using digital tools. Self-service tools give customers control over their experience. Investing in this type of technology can be financially beneficial to a company. It seems like a win/win for both the customer and the company, and it can be. It can […]

BRICK-AND-MORTAR RETAIL IS BOUNCING BACK

‘Brick-and-mortar retail has been impacted by the pandemic, of course, but its struggles have been compounded by a familiar foe: the competition against e-commerce sales. Recent data show, however, that brick-and-mortar retail is demonstrating a surprising degree of resistance to this threat.’ BARE shares an article by Calvin Schnure for Forbes on the comeback of brick-and-mortar retail.

RETAIL FACES THE FUTURE

‘I have just read a summary of what will happen in the future. It is exciting but also a little scary. It suggests that retailers have to change. Maybe retail will be more automated or maybe we will have less dense strip-malls. It certainly will be less people intensive as companies adopt the use of […]