Gene Alvarez

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When is $10 worth it? Moreover, how a representative can save the day.

by Gene Alvarez  |  May 29, 2009  |  Comments Off

Ok, I have been swamped with client inquiries, research and the upcoming Internet Retailer Conference (Come to my session if you are there it will be quite interesting. http://www.internetretailer.com/IRCE2009/session_detail.asp?sess_id=76 ). Anyway, I was up late last night planning my much-needed vacation and being a web person I used an online booking service that I have [...]

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Selling Cookies online via facebook and Youtube

by Gene Alvarez  |  March 13, 2009  |  Comments Off

I was surfing through some of the midday news items online and came across the story of the Girl Scout that used a facebook with Youtube to sell cookies and that caught my eye. It seems as though the Girl Scouts themselves are not ready for online selling but that this little girl (with the [...]

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Wacky customer experiences – they happen all the time

by Gene Alvarez  |  November 3, 2008  |  Comments Off

I moved to a new home in a new state this year and as part of that move is the joy of re-registering your vehicles in another state. It is events like these that high light how good or bad an organization’s web site is. In the State of Connecticut you must have a Vehicle [...]

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