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Amazon has arrived down under, but are local retailers really in trouble?

The door is open for local retailers to compete in the battle for market share.

Due negligence

You cannot write vision into a document.

A lifetime of retail – nothing better

Dave Farrell looks back on 30 years in an ‘incomparable’ industry.

A free ride from the economy to lift your profit isn’t on the horizon

Australian retail businesses cannot continue to do what they are doing, the same way they are doing it.

It’s all in the detail

Modern retailers need to display they care or the cash register won’t ring.

Inherent leadership or micromanagement?

Precious few businesses tolerate, let alone encourage true leadership.

A moment for Santa’s retail helpers

There is nothing more gratifying than a leader sharing esteem to drive improvement.

Is retail learning and development relevant?

The concept of a training department led by disassociated L&D personnel contradicts the very essence of employees developing themselves.

Are your staff ‘killing it’, or killing your business?

One of the most important components of any successful retail business is its frontline staff.

Retailer roots = retail routes

Innovation is not the cohort of the elite but the compulsion of those encountering the mundane, impractical or unjust.