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Strengths, Motivation, and Fit

by on February 16, 2012

The only three true job interview questions are

1.  Can you do the job?
2.  Will you love the job?
3.  Can we tolerate working with you?

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Retail Fraud Conference / Fraud prevention within the retail and online environment

by on February 16, 2012

Retail Fraud Conference 2012

According to the Centre for Retail Research*, the cost of retail crime is escalating

Shrinkage (stock loss caused by crime, waste and error) rose to 1.37% of sales in 2011 compared to 1.29% in 2010. 

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Microsoft Advertising announces it is starting to sell Skype advertising on PCs and Mobile

by on February 15, 2012

Advertising on Skype will offer UK brands access to a digital communications platform that has huge global reach and supports large-format, interactive ads.

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Smell-Vertising with freshly cooked baked potatoes

by on February 14, 2012

New adverts appearing at bus shelters across the UK are set to heat up the nation and send taste buds tingling as smell and heat is added in an innovative marketing move.

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High-street retailer truly innovating in the e-commerce space

by on February 13, 2012

Waitrose has selected Criteo to implement online behavioural targeting technology, in order to present shoppers with more targeted offers. 

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“Our aim is to ‘sharpen’ the Mercedes-Benz brand” / London Fashion Week

by on February 13, 2012

The UK’s premier style event returns this month as the world’s leading designer and fashionistas descend on the Capital for the latest instalment of London Fashion Week, which also marks Mercedes-Benz’s sixth season as the official car supplier to the global event.  www.voicesoffashion.co.uk

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Twitter reveals news of Whitney Houston’s death 27 minutes before press

by on February 13, 2012

Twenty-seven minutes before mainstream media broke the news of Whitney Houston’s death on Saturday night, the story was on Twitter, reported by a man who tweeted the news out to his 14 followers.

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A ‘poor second’ to out-of-town supermarkets … Sainsbury’s boss Justin King

by on February 13, 2012

   A leading supermarket boss is to call for Britain's declining high street to be 'shrunk' and empty shops replaced with houses or classrooms.

Mr King believes classrooms and housing are just two of the options which could help kickstart parts of the overcapacity' high street

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“London commuters took offence at its sexist slogans”

by on February 10, 2012

 

A tongue-in-cheek ad campaign for video conferencing firm Powwownow –  has been attacked with graffiti

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Bringing affordable mobile commerce to the masses / £475,000 investment

by on February 10, 2012

A digital company has been awarded a £475,000 investment of Finance from Business North East Technology Fund and a group of private angel investors.

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