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Weekend Deals: Free state park entry, CMA, Filene's Basement

No shortage of things to do this weekend! Check out previous posts on Smithsonian Museum Day Live! for details on how to get free entry into a range of local museums and… 252 more words


Filene's Basement Rises From Retail Graveyard As Zombie Brand

When a company declares bankruptcy and goes out of business, sometimes its brands don’t settle into a dignified death. Sometimes they’re resurrected days or decades later, roaming the earth as zombie retailers. 214 more words


Are you getting a bargain on college?

How do you value an intangible good? As you can see, it’s something I’ve been thinking about – how to value my time, perceptions of value… 638 more words


Digital Art Filene's Basement Sale Day!

Just about every girl I ever dated raved about Filene’s Basement, particularly on sale days. Sadly it went bankrupt, but I am thinking, maybe their prices were too low?


Burlington Coat Factory Lures Hispanic Shoppers with Typos

I think it’s nice of retailers to include Spanish-language signage in their stores. But if they are going to go the extra mile to include accents, they would be well advised to check a dictionary. 35 more words

Marketing & Advertising


Updates on stuff I’ve written and your comments.

→ In case you missed it, expatlingo asked me to expand a recent Word Mystery and I did. 621 more words

Can't Be Bothered

Boston Approves Tax Breaks For Downtown Developer

BOSTON (AP) — The city has approved nearly $8 million in tax breaks to spur development of the former Filene’s department store site in Boston’s Downtown Crossing. 113 more words