Michael Miranda grew up splitting time between living in Florida and the Bronx, NY. He met a lot of people, mainly handymen, and Michael was always impressed by the eagerness to share what knew. “When I was young growing up, and even recently these last couple of years, you always run into a few people […]
Street Fighter: Jim Inglis writes a no-nonsense treatise on strategy in retailing and how passionate belief makes things happen
If you only have time to read one book on retailing strategy, James Inglis’ Breakthrough Retailing: how a bleeding orange culture can change everything is the one you should read. It is without question a blueprint that will help EVERY retailer (in fact, every business owner) become a better one. Inglis’ book will inspire you […]
Carrie Smith, who recently rejoined Howard’s in an expanded role as Senior Vice President (SVP)/Chief Merchandising Officer, is helping to transform retailing after the devastating effects of COVID-19 on that sector. Indeed, as noted in many research reports, the pandemic has altered not only retailers’ financial outlooks, but their long-term directions. While some file for […]
Rosemarie Rossetti, Ph.D. is a powerful, internationally known speaker, trainer, consultant, author, and publisher who walks her talk. On June 13, 1998, Rossetti’s life was transformed when a 3 1/2 ton tree came crashing down on her. Her life was changed in that instant! In her new webinar, A Universal Design Approach: Best Practices in […]
Lineadecor’s CEU Course Taps Unique Attributes of European Cabinets
The International Coalition for Sustainable Infrastructure focuses on growth and COP26 at its first anniversary
RESTON, Va. – One year ago, global leaders from mayors to civil engineers and engineering organizations joined forces to identify the biggest barriers to infrastructure adaptation and resilience, and to understand how the engineering community could act as a catalyst for action, which came to fruition as the International Coalition for Sustainable Infrastructure (ICSI). Leaders […]
Our latest Take One! “Live Broadcast Series” showcases Notting Hill Decorative Hardware. In this information-packed, half hour presentation, you’ll take a audio and visual tour of this outstanding manufacturer of luxury decorative hardware. Hear directly from Kathy Dustman herself about how she started and developed over 200 unique designs and has positioned her company among the leading luxury hardware brands in the country. Listen up and enjoy!
This “bonus” feature takes you behind the scenes of the Take One! “Live Broadcast Series presentation and brings a deeper understanding of Kathy Dustman’s work in luxury hardware. Spend 15 minutes “after hours” and listen and see Kathy’s frank answers to questions like what really differentiates her work, what the “art vibe” means, why people “take Kathy’s hardware with them” when they move, and some great tips for designers using her work. Tune in and enjoy now!
Cheviot Products is a leading supplier of bathroom fixtures to major bathroom distributors and wholesalers, and is a preferred brand specified by designers throughout the country. This 15 minute presentation from Marketing Representatives was the kickoff in their Shelter in Comfort™ series and features some ideas for helping your clients maintain their comfort and their […]