Tricia Drevets Articles - Free Articles Directory Articlesbase Tricia Drevets's Latest Articles Submissions from Articlesbase Last Call for the Best Show on Earth Mon, 16 Jan 2017 12:32:21 -0500 It's the end of a 150-year run for the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey circus. Here are the factors that contributed to its planned closing this spring. The Long, Slow Decline of America's Department Stores Mon, 09 Jan 2017 13:37:34 -0500 With Macy's Sears and Kohl's all announcing declining sales and store closures, what is next for America's traditional department stores? It is More Than What Song Lyrics Are Made Of: A Broken Heart Is Real Mon, 02 Jan 2017 18:33:46 -0500 The death of Debbie Reynolds the day after the death of her daughter, Carrie FIsher, sheds new light on a real disorder known as Broken Heart Syndrome. Everything Old Is New Again: Top Toys Then and Now Mon, 26 Dec 2016 12:38:35 -0500 What were the top selling toys this holiday season? The results may surprise you. How New Year's Resolutions Affect Business Mon, 19 Dec 2016 16:42:47 -0500 Are you contemplating some resolutions for the New Year? Here are some thoughts to consider before you make them. Christmas Trees: The Real or Fake Dilemma Mon, 12 Dec 2016 13:18:10 -0500 Real or fake? When it comes to Christmas trees, it is not always a black and white decision. Here's why In a sea of change, behold these century old but still relevant office inventions Mon, 05 Dec 2016 11:36:24 -0500 Feeling nostalgic as we come to the end of another year? Learn about the century-old no-tech supplies you use every day. The Death of Sick Days Sun, 27 Nov 2016 15:12:42 -0500 Are you tempted to call in sick this week to get in some holiday shopping? Workplace sick leave policies are changing and here's why. Technology and the Fast Food Industry Mon, 21 Nov 2016 12:09:58 -0500 Technology is changing the fast food industry. As industry giant McDonald's rolls out self-service ordering kiosks in the U.S, the rest of the industry is adding more mobile ordering options to make things easier and quicker for customers. On Presidents and Money Mon, 14 Nov 2016 17:47:09 -0500 Donald Trump says he will not accept a salary as U.S. President. But how much does a President earn and what is the history of that important paycheck? How does "falling back" an hour affect your health? Mon, 07 Nov 2016 12:44:55 -0500 Many people feel thay gained an extra hour of sleep with the time change over the weekend. But research suggests it is not without a cost. How Better Body Language Can Help You in Business Mon, 31 Oct 2016 18:13:30 -0400 Do you know that much of what you convey to others is through your body language? Here are tips to send the right message. Do Political Polls Work? Mon, 24 Oct 2016 17:02:50 -0400 How are opinion polls adapting to technology, and are they still working? Some Retailers Taking Back Thanksgiving as a Day Off Mon, 17 Oct 2016 17:57:02 -0400 Eager to boost Black Friday and subsequent holiday sales, many American retailers are going back to the tradition of closing their doors on Thanksgiving Day. Social Media and the 2016 Election: TMI? Mon, 10 Oct 2016 14:09:20 -0400 Social media is doing more than changing the way we communicate. It is changing the way we elect a president. However, is all this constant information diluting the important issues of the race? When is enough enough? Halloween is Big Business in U.S Fri, 30 Sep 2016 13:15:17 -0400 Pumpkins, candy and Donald Trump masks -- American consumers are expected to spend a record $8.4 billion on Halloween this year. Not for the recession only: Thrift stores continue to ride a wave of popularity Fri, 16 Sep 2016 17:32:00 -0400 Resale stores appeal to a wide range of shoppers, from the thrifty to the trendy and everything in between Just Saying No – or at Least Not Yet -- to Retirement Mon, 12 Sep 2016 15:19:48 -0400 Forget the gold watch and the all the time to relax, retirement is changing. Here's why. Instant Recall Tue, 06 Sep 2016 14:24:37 -0400 Are recalls happening more frequently or are companies just more cautious? And what steps should your company take in the event of a recall? The 21st Century Quest for Work-Life Balance Tue, 30 Aug 2016 18:44:25 -0400 A better balance between our business and personal lives most of us are seeking to achieve. Here is a look at how certain companies are working to help employees maintain that balance, and some steps to keep in mind. How to prepare your business for bad weather Wed, 24 Aug 2016 15:15:45 -0400 Extreme weather conditons can be devastating to your business. Here are some steps to take to prepare for the worst. Hosting the Olympic Games -- Is It Worth it? Sat, 20 Aug 2016 14:05:39 -0400 Now that the world's spotlight is lifting from Rio de Janeiro and the 2016 Summer Olympics, it is time to reflect on the economic impact the Games have on a host city. Is it worth it?