Archive for January 2011

Recap (part 3)

Posted 10 January 2011 by
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Trying to Recap (Part 3) Continuing from yesterday’s entry of catching everyone up to date on the progress on the Redondo Beach store: Thoughts on a new Point of Sale (POS) System: One of the biggest challenges for me was the overwhelming task of setting up the computer systems for the two stores. So many […]

Recap (part 2)

Posted 9 January 2011 by
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Trying to Recap (Part 2) Continuing from yesterday’s entry of catching everyone up to date on the progress on the Redondo Beach store: Publicity: Publicity, ahhhhh, here’s an area we always feel that we can improve. It always seems like the great unknown. What are we currently doing right? What are we missing? Maryelizabeth and […]

Recap (part 1)

Posted 8 January 2011 by
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Trying to Recap (Part 1) Since I meant to start this blog last year when I started working on the plans for the new store, I find myself in a position to create a recap of where we are with the store. This is what we have done so far: The Plans. I have been […]

What a wonderful idea!

Posted 7 January 2011 by
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January 7, 2011 What a wonderful idea! I read about Greenlight Bookstore’s blog, created to document their journey from concept to the opening of their new bookstore. I loved what they did and the excitement they generated. What a great way to keep customers and friends (and family) informed about what they were working on […]