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Total Commitment & Tolerance for Adversity = A Dream Come True

By Peggy Morehouse

Imagine strolling down a city street and not smelling robust, spicy coffee brewing at the corner Starbucks or visiting Orlando without stopping by Disney World. 827 more words

Starbucks' 2014 Holiday Initiatives

The Starbucks Leadership Experience conference was held this past weekend in Seattle where over 2,000 district managers shared customer initiatives to elevate the Starbucks holiday experience. 338 more words

Global Market Buzz

Maintaining Brand Integrity While Using Programmatic

By: Cortland J. Fondon

Here’s what Howard Schultz said about durable brands in Pour Your Heart Into It: How Starbucks Built a Company One Cup at a Time: “Mass advertising can help build brands, but authenticity is what makes them last. 372 more words

Buy Side

FEATURE - Invasion of the Coffee Snatchers.

When the world begins to burn and the blame and recriminations commence, the Starbucks Coffee Company should be among those put against the wall for their contribution to the destruction of modern civilization. 1,115 more words


New initiative looks to use tech to help job seekers, small businesses

Business and education leaders have joined a new initiative to use technology to help job-seekers and entrepreneurs learn new skills.

President Bill Clinton announced the new program… 361 more words


How to Survive the Commute on I-5

I’ve just moved to Seattle. Downtown. Like, look outside your window and see the waterfront downtown. Range Rovers, homeless beggars and street artists. Pike Place Market is my neighbor. 410 more words


Book Review - Onward: How Starbucks Fought for Its Life Without Losing Its Soul

Diary of a top level retail C.E.O. That’s what this book should have been titled as. Though unintended I’m sure, it was the one thing that impacted me most while reading it. 553 more words

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