Diet Coke Re-Launch

Diet Coke Re-Launch

  Coca-Cola Co. announced on Jan. 10 that they will be giving their Diet Coke a large makeover for the first time since it was first introduced. Don’t worry, they aren’t reformulating again. Along with a new look and repackaging to the brand, the company is introducing four new flavors. “Throughout this relaunch … we […]

Teaching Millennial C-Store Workers

Teaching Millennial C-Store Workers

  The information age has ushered in a new breed of worker—complete with different skills and deficiencies than earlier generations. Some retailers are taking customer service back to basics by training staff on social fundamentals. “We’re hiring a lot of millennials that interact on a phone all the time,” said Nancy Couch, loss prevention and […]

The Best Cities for Business and Careers

The Best Cities for Business and Careers

Millennials became the largest share of the American workforce last year, with adults aged 18 to 34 representing more than one-third of the labor pool. Young workers’ attitudes toward work are a bit different than Gen Xers and Baby Boomers, though. The most important factor when choosing a job for millennials: a good work-life balance, according to a […]

Fast Food For Millennials By Millennials

Fast Food For Millennials By Millennials

The story behind Freshii, the 200-unit healthy fast food chain, could be about its founder, Matthew Corrin, who gave up his job with fashion designer Oscar de la Renta in order to “Starbuck” the healthy dining industry. The Freshii story could be about how the company got started over 10 years ago when healthy wasn’t […]