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Digital Strategy is Business Strategy At Canadian Tire: Part 1

This post is about a brilliant keynote presentation I saw last March at the Dx3 Conference. The keynote was given by Duncan Fulton, Executive Officer ....(more)

Digital Shopping Experience – Coming Soon To A Store Near You: Part 3

As mentioned in my previous posts on the Dx3 Digital Shopping Experience (Part 1, Part 2), I attended the Dx3 Canada (#Dx32014) conference in Toronto ....(more)

Digital Shopping Experience – Coming Soon To A Store Near You: Part 2

As I wrote in my previous post (Digital Shopping Experience: Part 1), I attended the Dx3 Canada (#Dx32014) conference in Toronto last week. The Dx3 Co....(more)

Digital Shopping Experience – Coming Soon To A Store Near You: Part 1

  I attended the Dx3 Canada (#Dx32014) conference in Toronto last week. The Dx3 conference brought agencies, brands, publishers and retai....(more)

How To Shop: Online Research

Before you run to the mall and fight for space with other shoppers, why don't you sit back, relax and go shopping first? The trend is clear. Infor....(more)

How To Buy: Internet TV

Black Friday is here, and Christmas is right around the corner. This means we've entered the biggest shopping season of the year. Woo Hoo, let the g....(more)

How To Buy: The Best Internet Service

  [caption id="attachment_1621" align="aligncenter" width="550"] Internet Service Comparison Factors[/caption] How do you know you're getti....(more)

Bell Fibe Broke My Netflix! or Was It My Fault?

  [caption id="attachment_1485" align="aligncenter" width="550"] Bell Fibe Broke My Netflix![/caption] I upgraded to Bell Fibe on a Friday ....(more)

Back to School Shopping Tips for College and University Students

This time of year many young people are going back to school. Parents, dare I say Moms?, are anxiously running around town shopping for the best schoo....(more)

Breaking Up Is Hard To Do: Capital One

Have you noticed the way many corporations love to sign you up for new products and services, but ignore you when you've decided it's time to move on?....(more)

Shopping Connections

Like many Canadians who travel to the USA, I visited an outlet mall on the way to New York City last month. We stopped at The Crossings Premium Outlet....(more)

Shopping On A Rainy Day In New York City

I was asked to be a chaperon on my son's band trip to New York City a couple weeks ago. The trip was a lot of fun, but there was one rainy morning tha....(more)

Honey, You Remembered Everything At The Store, Didn’t You?

I'm having guests over to the house for a special meal this coming weekend. I don't entertain too often, but it's nice to invite friends over once i....(more)

Update: Behind the Store: Truck Safety

I'd like to give you an update on the last post I wrote about regarding Truck Safety . I wrote my first post after being passed by a speeding....(more)

Behind the Store: Truck Safety

I was travelling to my parents' cottage for a little visit this summer. While my mind was thinking about the fun we would have at the cottage, a big t....(more)

Halloween Is Coming!!!!!

I had a bit of fun the other day when I was minding my own business doing a little shopping. BOOOOO!! Something caught my attention as I was walki....(more)

Are You A Customer From Hell?

I'm a big fan of looking at issues from multiple perspectives. So, since I've done a post on "Are you and unwanted customer?", I thought it might be f....(more)

Are You Being Stalked (by your friendly neighbourhood store)?

As part of researching my new business adventure, I went to my first Internet Marketing Meet-up last night. I know that a successful marketing strateg....(more)

Are You An Unwanted Customer?

No customer wants to buy a product that does not work. In fact, product manufacturers work very hard to minimize defects because product returns are c....(more)

$350 Saved, But No Service Improvement

An update with my Internet service troubles ... My Bell Sympatico Internet service is still cutting out periodically, so I called them today to can....(more)

Internet Service Insanity

I had another run in with my Internet Service Provider, Bell Sympatico, a few weeks ago. We had been regularly losing Internet service for 5 minut....(more)

In Store Search Shopping Experience

I don't know about you, but this type of experience happens to me all the time.I went to Shopper's Drug Mart last week looking for QTips and Rubbing A....(more)

Birthday Gift Shopping Experience

I think it's important to understand the current shopping experience before improvements can be targeted. To that end, I plan to share my shopping exp....(more)

The Modern Shopper

So, just who or what is the Modern Shopper? Let's start with this ... The Modern Shopper uses the latest technology to take advantage of the bes....(more)