Written by our very own Alicia Kreisberg, One Step CAO | August 1, 2017
As a specialty retailer would you say that there is a balance between your career and your lifestyle?
According to Wikipedia, Work–life balance is a concept including proper prioritizing between “work” (career and ambition) and “lifestyle” (health, pleasure, leisure, family and spiritual development/meditation).
“You Only Get One Life! So make the best of it,” is usually the term we hear from popular music artists, but how do you achieve a work life balance when you’re a retail business owner?
There’s always something to consider. “Did I buy enough inventory?” “Will my inventory sell?” “Is my price point conducive to the market?” “Is my staff happy?” “Are my customers happy?”
With all these challenges, how can you make sure you are working smarter so that you can enjoy business success and have a personal life?
We don’t claim to have all the answers, but in our 30+ years in retail, we’ve come to believe in one thing. Technology has the ability to help make your life better. That’s why we encourage retailers everywhere to employ the latest retail technology and retail services into their stores.
To convince you of the possibility of technology saving you time and optimizing your businesses, let’s use one example that we’re sure you a familiar with… Apple’s iPhone! Steve Jobs and Apple single handily combined separate device functions into one, eliminating the need for a phone, a music player, an internet device and a camera. The same way Apple revolutionized the mobile phone industry, our leading Retail Management Solutions are revolutionizing the way retailers sell and service their customers.
Our purpose as a company is to drive the success of specialty retailers through technology and innovation. We are here ready and willing to help you achieve that goal.