BE FEARLESSLY PRESENT CENTERED AND ANXIETY WILL FLEE These days are tough for retailers. Our stores remain closed or open without the normal foot traffic we’re used to receiving. Our products, that we spent money purchasing, languish on our shelves while we slowly run out of capital. Not only are we struggling to pay our invoices,...CONTINUE READING
Many small businesses, and particularly retail stores in America, are struggling due to the chaos introduced by the COVID-19 pandemic. In order to survive, and possibly even thrive during these trying times, it’s necessary to resourceful and innovative. Most of the advice to follow centers on customers, but there is more to success than just...CONTINUE READING
As the Pandemic Lifts…Where Do We Go From Here? As the Pandemic enters its phases into lifting, we are still left trying to establish the truth and the facts. There is still an extraordinary amount of misinformation and our lives are left in disarray. We are sitting in the eye of several storms that will...CONTINUE READING
Are you focused on the original version of your store? Are you open to the evolution of The Crystal Garden? Do you have patience and the tools to adapt? What is the ultimate fate of my sacred business? These are all questions I had to contemplate. This moment in time is a pivotal point in...CONTINUE READING
I am waiting for the Murder Hornets to arrive! That can be the only next logical step after what we have seen in America over the last four months. I have never experienced anything like this before and I must say as it keeps evolving the only thing that would possibly make sense next would...CONTINUE READING
Sept-Oct 2020 In this special issue, we've gathered great topics starting on how you can switch your mindset and find comfort in what makes sense now in today’s climate, and rethink how you can acce...