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Have You Heard of Sanders Bros?

For me it all began when one of my MBA retailing students showed me an advertisement from the 1933 Times and challenged me, as a Professor of Retail Studies, to tell him who Sanders Bros were, given that they were mentioned in the same breath as well-known retail lessees such as Woolworth, Boots, The Post Office, Marks and Spencer, Dolcis, Maypole and Montague Burton. 738 more words

Food Retailing

i'm having a hard night.

i miss when i mattered. i miss when i had friends. i miss when people wanted to be around me. my borderline personality disorder and bipolar disorder makes me hard to stomach. 81 more words

Borderline Personality Disorder

Two Words for Humour

A few months ago at a club meeting, one Toastmaster asked another member the following question:

“In two words, how would you describe how you incorporate humour?”

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Day 25 - "The Five Major Pieces to the Life Puzzle" by Jim Rohn

“Failure’s most dangerous attribute is its subtlety.  In the short term, those little errors don’t seem to make any difference.  We do not seem to be failing.   145 more words

Five Major Pieces To The Life Puzzle By Jim Rohn

The difference between the failures of the XB1 and the Wii U.

Both the Wii U and the XB1 should be regarded as failures at the moment. Both are failing to live up to expectations by a large margin. 759 more words

A Flawless Life

Who has a Flawless life?  No one that I know–and I know some amazing people!

Most people–even the most successful, have much more experience with failure than they do in living a perfect life. 935 more words


crash & burn

I feel like a failure today. I feel like maybe I shouldn’t have been a mom. I feel like this just isn’t working out and “they” win. 624 more words