Why We Like Advertising

Roughly two out of five U.S. adults dislike advertising in general according to recent Experian Simmons research. Yet despite what they say, customers find some forms of advertising a positive experience. Here are sixteen ways consumers like advertising.  (Data chart included)

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Groupon’s Costs: Can You Afford a Free Lunch?

Until earlier this week, Groupon’s meteoric business growth hasn’t been tarnished with naysayers. Poises Cafe owner Jesse Burke exposed the negative side of a Groupon offer in her Facebook post that quickly garnered online attention. This article examines the assumptions and requirements of a Groupon offer based on Burke’s experience to highlight how to think about your business, especially small ones. Please read on …

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