New York Does Not Need Another Department Store. But It Does Need a Nordstrom.

Such were the words uttered by the Nordstrom brothers on one of television’s quaintest programs – “Sunday Morning” – which airs, yes, every Sunday morning. Its programming is insightful, educational and uplifting, every time. On December 15, one of the segments opened with a spiffy, quite stylish gentleman standing in front of Nordstrom’s new flagship […]

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You Are CEO of the Brand That Is You

Ever the proponent of taking lessons from other industries and thinking beyond the boundaries of the ones I inhabit everyday, I think about the word “brand” in the context of products I’ve known all my life.  Interestingly, their look/shape, packaging, consumer promise, taste, smell and performance are just as they were when I first came to […]

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