For a sales and marketing team operating in the retail space to be truly successful today, team members need to have a high EQ — the emotional equivalent to IQ. People who demonstrate high emotional intelligence have a 58% higher success rate in every job there is.
The people within a large company can be one of a leader’s biggest assets when it comes to solving problems and growing the business — if only you listen to your associates and stick to a core set of principles that guide all your interactions.
Retail visionary Joe Magnacca, CEO of leading massage franchise operation Massage Envy, joined the inaugural Future Leaders Summit, jointly produced by Drug Store News and Mack Elevation Forum, to talk about a subject he knows a lot about — having the courage to take risk.
Altruism and sustainable profits aren’t always concepts you’ll find in the same sentence, but don’t tell that to Dave Simnick, CEO of SoapBox Soaps, who created the company in 2010 to do precisely that — to help people in need around the world while at the same time building a leading CPG brand, and attaching meaningful purpose to a commoditized category — soap.
The first-ever Future Leaders Summit, co-produced by Mack Elevation Forum and Drug Store News in May, saw the industry speak honestly and openly about leadership with a special group of innovators, transformers and disruptors in the world of consumer brands, retailers and entrepreneurs.
Sales of apple cider vinegar supplements are on the rise, and Princeton Research now offers the next top-trending supplement that will greatly increase incremental segment growth — Ultra AppleLean Cider Vinegar.