Back-To-School Shopping, Jitters, and Tips

It is the second biggest shopping spree of the year, bested only by the winter holidays. It's also about the longest. That's because, for months now, stores such as JCP, Target, Staples, and Kohl's have been hawking their back-to-school deals with such catchy phrases as "Head of the Class" and Love Your School." And that trend has no chance of...
Jan 16, 2015 |

10 Proven Methods to Decrease Your Shopping Cart Abandonment Rate

Moving customers through the checkout process effectively is a critical element toward closing any sale online. Providing your customers choose to order directly from your website rather than over the phone, the information you present to them during checkout is ultimately what will help them decide whether or not to complete the purchase.
Nov 29, 2014 |

Preparing a Shopping Review - Articles and Consumer Reviews Considered

It seems these days that Shopping review articles are all over the Internet, and they also seem to rank higher than other types of articles online in the search engines. This should be no surprise because the search engines know that retailers and people that sell products and services are willing to advertise on those pages that come up when...
Nov 29, 2014 |

The Secrets of Successful Online Shopping Stores

As recently as five years ago, major business publications were printing articles predicting the demise of online shopping stores. Some experts believed that e-commerce was a fad, something that would die down in time. How useful could online stores be, especially for goods like clothing, shoes and jewelry, which people want to see, touch or try on...
Nov 29, 2014 |

Illustration For Technical and Marketing Publications - A New Approach

Both technical and marketing literature rely on illustration to drive a point home, whether it's instructing a technician how to replace a component in a machine or educating a potential customer on the merits of a product.
Nov 29, 2014 |

Independent Institute Publications

The Independent Institute is a non-profit, non-partisan, scholarly research and educational organization that sponsors in-depth studies of critical social and economic issues. The mission of the Independent Institute is to boldly advance peaceful, prosperous, and free societies grounded in a commitment to human worth and dignity. Today, the...
Feb 10, 2016 |

American University in Cairo Press

The American University in Cairo Press, founded in 1960, celebrated its 50th anniversary. Today the leading English-language publishing house in the Middle East, its goals and purposes reflect and support the mission of The American University in Cairo in education, research, and cultural exchange, through professional publishing programs and...
Feb 10, 2016 |

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Jan 14, 2016 |

Defiant, Kurds vote in northern Iraq, seeking path to independence

In Erbil, capital of northern Iraq’s semi-autonomous Kurdish region, the longstanding dream of statehood has been sold as a done deal. Streets have been lined with billboards in favor of Kurdish... Read More

In Alabama, an early test of anti-establishment mood

“We cannot be bought,” declares B.B. Sellers, as he and his wife leave a sweltering outdoor rally for Roy Moore, the firebrand former judge who has been leading in a tight Republican run-off for US... Read More

Why elections in Europe spring a surprise

Last spring, Europe watched with surprise as a new centrist party in France, En Marche!, defeated the two traditional parties. The election win was a signal that the French want more independence... Read More