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High Turnover in Diversity Roles is a Reflection of Unrealistic Expectations

Deanna Baumgardner discusses diversity roles
Diversity roles, specifically diversity and inclusion managers, have been the second fastest growing job title in the last five years according to LinkedIn. Yet, these positions are Read more

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Thanksgiving Holiday Weekend Proved the Omnichannel Customer Has Fully Matured
December 2, 2022

Now widely reported, last weekend’s Black Friday and Cyber Monday sales were record-breaking on all accounts. Nearly 200 million customers hit physical retail stores over the Thanksgiving holiday weekend according to NRF, a feat all of its own and a validation of the brick & mortar store in an age of omnichannel sales strategy. […]

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travel and hospitality
Consumers Seek More Value from Travel and Hospitality
December 2, 2022

A recent report from PwC suggests that revenue for hotels will continue to go up over the coming months. This is great news for hoteliers who survived the 2020 pandemic and are looking to recoup costs. What’s more, studies also suggest that customers are happy to pay for these increased prices, even at inflated rates. […]

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Colorado healthcare incentives
Are Colorado’s Crafty Healthcare Incentives an Effective Strategy to Lower State Care Costs?
December 2, 2022

Colorado has some of the most expensive healthcare in the U.S., which already spends more than any other country on administering healthcare. Some studies place it in the top half of most expensive states for care in the U.S., while others place it in the top 10. In 2018, for example, Colorado’s average price per […]

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High Turnover in Diversity Roles is a Reflection of Unrealistic Expectations
November 23, 2022
Diversity roles, specifically diversity and inclusion managers, have been the second fastest growing job title in the last five years according to LinkedIn. Yet, these positions are Read more
Why Hiring a Diversity Manager is Just Half the Battle in Today’s Market
November 22, 2022
With 11 million open jobs in the US today, companies are scrambling to fill positions. After investing time and financial resources, it should be seen as a success when a firm Read more
Bridging the Investment Gap and Inefficiencies of Youth Sports
November 22, 2021
Seeing his own kids grow up playing school sports, Chuck Thompson, Nike Dallas FC president, noticed a gap in youth sports — it is inefficient and doesn’t set players up for success. Read more
Nike Dallas FC Was Created to Help Solve the Inefficiencies of Youth Sports
November 12, 2021
  Key Points: As new NIL rules trickle down to the highschool level in certain states, it poses an interesting conflict for coaches to manage players that are Read more
Ohtani’s Baseball Skills Help His Sponsors Outperform the Market
July 4, 2021
(Bloomberg) -- Shohei Ohtani is a baseball phenomenon. Before his move to the Major Leagues, the Los Angeles Angels star was known as the “dual wielder” in his native Japan for his rare ability Read more
The Importance of Strategic Brand Collaborators and Opportunities for Future Generations
May 20, 2021
On this episode of the ThenWhat 3x5 Podcast, host Grant Barth talked with D'Wayne Edwards, Founder of PENSOLE Academy, a design academy specializing in footwear, functional Read more
Nike Donates $5 Million in Products to Frontline Workers
May 12, 2020
  As part of their ongoing response to the COVID-19 pandemic, Nike has announced another significant donation, $5 million. The donation will be made in the form of more Read more
This Week’s 3 Big Things in B2B: A Big Day for Space Travel and CEOs
October 24, 2019
These are the biggest stories in the B2B world this week! In fact, one is out of this world! Blue Origin, Jeff Bezos' company focused on bringing people to the moon, announced Read more
What Robots are up to in the Nike House of Innovation in Shanghai
May 16, 2019
  Nike stores are known for their interactivity and innovative sportswear, and now robots are even getting in on the action. This video comes from Stephen Hekman, Vice Read more