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Stuffin’ (pants) For Your Muffin (top)

By |November 21st, 2017|Marketing Staffing|

Everyone’s talking about the latest fashion choice for the holiday. Iconic Stove Top Stuffing, a staple for many family feasts, is promoting logo-imprinted “Thanksgiving Dinner Pants,” and they are hot. Cosmopolitan, InStyle, People, USA Today, Bustle, even Food & Wine are all aflutter about these maroon unisex stretch pants imprinted [...]

What Would You Do for a Klondike Bar?

By |September 12th, 2017|Marketing Staffing|

Summer is rapidly melting away, but one ice cream brand has endured every season since 1922 and is still going strong. The brand we’re referring to is none other than Klondike, the stick-less little ice cream bar that could. This special treat is almost 100 years old and has an [...]

Are Omelets the Secret to Talent Retention?

By |June 11th, 2017|Marketing Staffing|

What does Cecil Exum, a former farm hand, have in common with 85-year-old J.W. “Bill” Marriott Jr.? Well, both started working for Marriott in 1956, but Marriott Jr. has since retired as the hotel chain’s chief executive while Exum continues to work as the Crystal Gateway Marriott’s chief omelet maker. [...]

This Interview Question Is Now Banned in NYC

By |May 7th, 2017|Marketing Staffing|

Editor’s Note: We usually cover unique (and sometimes wacky) marketing strategies in our blog, but this month we’re turning to a more serious topic that will likely be a game-changer for hiring managers and recruiters. Times are certainly changing—especially for the recruiting and interviewing process. The days of mailing a [...]

Is Taco Bell the New Vegas Wedding Venue?

By |April 10th, 2017|Marketing Staffing|

Move over Elvis, there’s a whole new wedding experience waiting for couples in Sin City. For a whopping $600, you can now tie the knot at Taco Bell’s Las Vegas Cantina flagship restaurant. But wait—there’s more. In addition to a marriage certificate, the happy couple will also receive a Taco [...]

How Diapers Defeated Disney, Facebook and Apple

By |January 9th, 2017|Marketing Staffing|

What makes a brand’s experience stand out? We can name a few best practices that immediately come to mind: excellent customer service; a deep understanding of customers and their needs; engaging and useful content; and the company’s dedication to providing high quality products and services. Basically, when your company masters [...]