field-execution

How Retail Execution Shapes Customer Experience

A long time before that beautifully packaged widget finds its way to a shelf in your nearest MegaGiantMart, some very smart people worked hard to coordinate a plan for how it should look, how many...

5 Easy Ways to Master Retail Execution

Whether you're a retailer, manufacturer - or a labor provider serving these industries - perfecting the in-store experience is hard. When you're managing teams who are responsible for executing...

Enablement: Just another buzzword?

We all love to hate ’em. We roll our eyes when we hear ‘em.  Buzzwords.  Opportunity. Boots on the ground. Deep Dive. Paradigm shift. Level up. Circle back. Ugh…

The Greener Grass Myth - and Other Things I've Learned Working in Retail

I've spent my entire career working in retail. I’ve worked in stores – on the frontline assisting customers and receiving direction from corporate.  I’ve worked at a corporate office – assisting...

Managing Remote Teams: Why clone yourself? Delegation is cheaper.

Science is getting ever farther along the path to cloning, but we are still a long way from being able to create a second version of ourselves to help us be all, do all, and keep up with the...

Mobile Shopping Apps & The Changing Customer Experience

During the holiday shopping season last year, mobile shopping app downloads skyrocketed. First-time users for the top 10 mobile shopping apps in the U.S. grew more than 16% on Black Friday...

Movista Moments: A Growth Year

This has been a phenomenal year for us at Movista!

2018 has given us so much for which we can be proud: We were chosen as one of the Best Places to Work in Arkansas, named one of the 10 Most...

Digital Badges? We Really Need Some Digital Badges.

"Badges? We ain't got no badges. We don't need no badges. I don't have to show you any stinkin' badges!"

Many people have quoted the 1948 Humphrey Bogart film, The Treasure of the Sierra Madre,...

5 Tips to Help you Become a More Effective Field Manager

As a field service manager, it’s your job to be as actively involved with your teams as you can be, helping guide them toward your business goals. That said, it's critical to ensure that you use...

Automate the Process, Not the Person

Everywhere I go, I am always hearing about the newest technology that will make life just a little bit easier. Artificial Intelligence seems to be taking over business and finance newsfeeds ... on...