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Thanksgiving Sees Drop in Jobless Claims, But Layoffs Continue

There’s more behind the latest dip in jobless claims than meets the eye. Three factors contribute to the reported numbers: Thanksgiving, seasonal hiring, and inconsistent state reporting. Read more

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Thanksgiving Sees Drop in Jobless Claims, But Layoffs Continue
December 11, 2020
There’s more behind the latest dip in jobless claims than meets the eye. Three factors contribute to the reported numbers: Thanksgiving, seasonal hiring, and inconsistent state reporting. Read more
Building Thankfulness into the Sales Process
November 26, 2020
Greg Crumpton lives by a simple mantra: Relationships drive business. Each week on Straight Outta Crumpton, Crumpton dives into the lost art of networking and speaks with the biggest influencers Read more
Reshaping Black Friday
November 26, 2020
Jennifer Kaylo Ruscin guides retailers to be the hero and navigate the industry's biggest B2B challenges online and offline.   COVID-19 continues to reshape how people Read more
France Postpones Black Friday Sales in an Effort to Aid Small Business Sales
November 25, 2020
  The French government has collaborated with commerce, ecommerce, and supermarket representatives to push back Black Friday sales while France is still under strict COVID lockdown. The Read more
What the Drone Industry’s Thankful for in 2020
November 25, 2020
Both pilots and companies are navigating a thin line between security and innovation. Host Grant Guillot talks with leaders, influencers, and experts across the drone industry to guide us through Read more
Taking Off Turkey Day: Walmart Closing on Thanksgiving for First Time Ever: Business Casual
July 24, 2020
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The Business Side of Thanksgiving in Two Minutes
November 27, 2019
  Today we’re going to breakdown some of the most important data and facts revolving around the business side of the holiday. Let’s start with the dinner itself. The Wednesday before Read more
Turkey Wednesday: A Look at The Busiest Day of the Year for Grocers
November 26, 2019
While shoppers and retailers make their preparations for Black Friday and Cyber Monday, there is one day each year where millions of Americans make perhaps their most integral purchase of Read more
The Numbers Behind a Record-Setting Year for Thanksgiving Travel
November 26, 2019
As much as Thanksgiving is rightfully associated with a turkey feast and family, for millions of Americans it also goes hand-in-hand with travel. This year airlines, airports and ride services Read more