I Published My First eBook on Amazon

I have wanted to be a published author for as long as I can remember.  And I have wanted to write this book for nearly a decade, well maybe not this exact book in particular, but the seed was planted in the height of my retail success, and developed through the practices, lessons, and interactions… Read More

Amazon Prime Now- Shopgirl has turned to the Dark Side

“Shit,” it slipped out before I could even stop myself.  I stared up at the glowing red bullseye from the drivers side window as Mr. R made the final touches on the great restraining of baby K’s car seat.  “We forgot the diapers.”  It was the entire reason we had embarked on this journey with… Read More

How Does a Whole Foods Employee Feel About the “Whole Amazon” Take Over?

It hit the headlines this past Friday that Amazon has acquired Whole Foods for 13.7 billion dollars.  A high price indeed for a company that has reported a loss in earnings for the past 6 consecutive quarters.  The buzz about the acquisition has stirred up rumors of cashier-less stands, junk food in stock, and dropping… Read More

PetSmart: Taking A Bite At The Competition

Self-Starter Chewy.com has seemed to take over the pet supply market; even standing #1 over the unstoppable retail giant Amazon.com (::gasp:: egads!).  PetSmart knows they need a stronger online presence to survive in the future; though the work to build an online presence that could compete with online giants like chewy and Amazon is a long road… Read More

Weekend Run Down #3

Hello Dearest Readers and a Happy Weekend to You All! First and foremost I must apologize to my readers.  I have not been as active or as engaged during this move as I would have liked, and though the kinks aren’t fully worked out I am slowly making my comeback. I must also apologize for… Read More