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The Story Behind the Stone: Mint condition

The Story Behind the Stone: Mint condition

Green beryl is called emerald. Or is it? An online search of green beryl -v- emerald will yield as many potential answers as search results itself. The naturally verdant gemstones were popular way before Cleopatra staked a claim and hoarded the colorful sparklers. Royalty has latched onto these lively stones ever since; adoring the insinuations that the color hints to new birth, spring, and life in general.

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Life in overdrive? Prioritize

Feeling overwhelmed? Success can be a heady experience. Every new wave of progress inspires a multitude of new plans and possibilities. The more you expand, the more stre...

The Retailer’s Perspective: Be kind to your jeweler in December

I recently spoke at the SJTA Show in Atlanta about dealing with trade shops in the jewelry business.   Afterwards, I had several people ask me to write about the topic...

Internet Marketing Strategies: Planning your online Christmas promotions

While other holidays like Valentine’s and Mother’s Day are great for giving gifts of jewelry to loved ones, there is no better holiday to promote your jewelry, watche...

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Applied Marketing 101: The view from England

As a student of history, it has always seemed a bit surprising to me that American society has enjoyed such extraordinary tranquility, given the fact that our country was...

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Bring out the “Maverick” in you

The late, great motivational speaker, radio personality and author Earl Nightingale was once asked what the secret to success in business was.   His answer revealed mu...

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24 Karat Corner: News and Views from the 24 Karat Club Southeastern U.S.

 

Because young women will want to hug and kiss you!

Scott is about my age, with two grown children, and a great wife, so imagine my surprise when I stopped by his store t...

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Buying well starts with planning well – 10 steps to making those vendor visits more enjoyable

We all have good intentions when it comes to controlling our buying budget, but often we find ourselves in a reactive situation rather than a proactive one when making ou...

Getting ready for the 2012 Holiday Shopping Season

Santa is not the only one making a list and checking it twice. With the holidays just around the corner, it’s time now to make final preparations to insure your store a...

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