Monthly Archives: May 2015

What’s Trending? Social Media Industry Guide

6 Quick Stats from Social Media Examiner’s 2015 Industry Report Social Media Examiner has just published its annual  Social Media Marketing Report. The report showcases finding from a survey of 3,700 social marketers. Here are a few surprising highlights. 1. 84% of Social Marketers Have Integrated Strategies Of the 3,700 marketers surveyed, 84% said that…
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What’s Coming? More Development Possibilities

New Haven Register’s Mary O’Leary has put some pieces together on how the sale of New Haven properties could mean changes for downtown New Haven. Big slices of New Haven are on the market as interest in building here continues to heat up. The one-time site of the New Haven Register on Orange and Audubon…
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What’s Here? Wave

Charlotte Block walked into WAVE on Chapel Street downtown the other day with her friend Barbara. “Did I buy this necklace here?” Block immediately asked the sales people. Jessica French walked up and said she recognized the style, then asked if Block paid in credit. WAVE keeps an archive of all credit transactions, so within…
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What’s Trending: Consumer Spending

According to Shopping Centers Today, Mastercard data reveals that consumers are spending like never before. Sarah Quinlan, senior vice president at Mastercard Advisors, pointed out at the recent RECon in Las Vegas that U.S. consumers have pockets full of cash, but getting them to part with it will require new ways of retailing. Consumers are…
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