The Retail Metaverse Is Heating Up. Here’s How Small Businesses Can Benefit
18 Mar 2022
Many people, even retail experts who have been in the industry their entire careers are wondering, what does it really mean to be in the ‘metaverse’?
The metaverse exploded into the public consciousness in October 2021 as Facebook, Inc. changed its name to "Meta" and announced multibillion-dollar investments in metaverse technologies. Yet there are lots of cautious voices - Meta acknowledged that the metaverse "won't be built overnight," and it may take 10 to 15 years for metaverse products to be "fully realized."
Best Practices For Retaining EmployeesMar 14 2022
The Great Resignation has negatively impacted businesses throughout the United States and the world. As CBS reported, in October 4.2 million Americans left their positions for other job opportunities. Luke Pardue, Chief Economist of Gusto, told CBS “We serve 200,000 businesses across the country and can use their payroll...
Mural artist leaves her mark in HebronMar 10 2022
A Nebraska woman has added her personal touch to the local hardware store in Hebron, and her artistic work can actually be spotted throughout Thayer County. We visited with Jamie Luttrell recently. She co-owns the Hebron True Value hardware store with her husband. “We actually bought the hardware store...
Thayer County Models Model TrainsMar 9 2022
Have you ever wondered if a hobby store could be successful and sustainable? On top of that, have you wondered if a hobby store in a small town could be successful and sustainable? Well, David and Deb Zucker, owners of Spring Creek Model Trains proved it so for the past...