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5 Surprising Stocks Hitting New Lows

Filed under: Company News, Apple, Stocks, Historical Stock Prices(Getty Images)The Dow Jones Industrial Average hit a new all-time high last week, but not every stock went along for the ride.

In fact, a whopping 221 stocks hit fresh 52-week lows on th…

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3 Sales Lessons From The Presidential Election

sales lessonsAnother U.S. Presidential election campaign has come to a close and the political analysts and statisticians have sifted through the results and the data. Many interesting trends and facts have shaped our understanding of why Americans voted the way they did.

This analysis is already being used for the next election in 2014. For those of us in the sales business, the presidential election can teach us a lot about how to motivate people, how to close the deal and Read More

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Google Ecommerce Play: Search Giant Acquires Channel Intelligence

Google ecommerce play: Channel Intelligence acquisitionGoogle recently announced it is acquiring Channel Intelligence, an ecommerce data service, for $125 million.  Google  says it wants to improve the online shopping  experience for both merchants and shoppers.

How good the acquisition will be for small merchants and consumers remains to be seen. One thing seems clear: this Google ecommerce play will likely help the search giant compete against Amazon and eBay in ecommerce.

What Channel Intelligence Does

Channel Intelligence (CI) helps retailers sell their products online Read More

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Market Minute: Microsoft Profit Dips Ahead of Office Revamp

Filed under: Technology, Microsoft, AT&T, Market News

By Bill Rigby

SEATTLE (Reuters) – Microsoft Corp’s (MSFT) quarterly profit edged lower as Office software sales slowed ahead of a new launch, offsetting a solid but unspectacular start for i…

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20 Tricks of the Trade to Develop Superior Customer Service

customer service tipsEvery brand has a mandate to attract new customers at all times. Indeed, attracting new customers is one sure way to guarantee funds without going bankrupt.

Everyone has an opinion about the way their customers feel towards them. The more you show that you care about your customer, the more they’ll likely want to continue patronizing you and recommending new customers.

With that in mind, providing good customer service to your clients should naturally be a major priority in your Read More

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