10 Holiday Gifts for the Techie-Nerdy-Gadget Fiend in Your Life

Gone are the days when Black Friday kicked off the holiday shopping season—it has already begun.holiday-gifts-for-techies It seems like just about every store, from niche retailers selling locally made, eco-friendly socks to the behemoths, such as Amazon, Walmart and Best Buy, are offering up holiday savings.

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What the Smartest Marketers Are Doing This Black Friday

As a moderate-to-large business competing against major retail giants within the holiday season, you might be tempted to play the “Who’s able to scream louder?” game. Not only is this difficult on many budgets, it also could possibly alienate loyal customers you have worked hard to woo. Therefore, what are you able to do this holiday season in order to market yourself and be heard, despite larger competitors? Try these tips to promote offers in your area during the holiday season.

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Black Friday’s Time Dilation of Economic Resonance

The question for Black Friday shoppers is no longer how much they are going to spend, but how early they can muster up the energy to trod to the store. The question for brick-and-mortar retailers is how early they are willing to open their doors—and how early to require their employees report to work. This one shopping day, once both the dread and boon of many physical retailers, has experienced a strong trend shift in recent years. Regardless, the biggest question for physical retailers is whether they will see the in-store numbers of years past. A bit of advice: avoid the lines and shop online. In April.

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