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The Week’s Top Articles – 12/11/15

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Outside the Cave – The Blog:

In addition to the weekly email, we blog at  This week, we published two original pieces:

  • We Deserve Better Than Today’s Department Stores.  We have all seen the advertisements from Macy’s, and I know I cannot be the only one who wants to scream at the TV when I read it.  “One Day Sale” with a “Preview Day” the day before it.  If there is a ‘Preview Day’ of the same sale, then it is not a 1 day sale!  There has to be a better way for department stores than mediocre merchandise sold at a discount – and there is!
  • A $1,000 Hiding Right in Front of You.  One of the perks of being an entrepreneur who is always looking for a way to do more with less, combined with low-grade OCD is having figured out several ways to cut costs out of the monthly budget, but without really impacting quality of life.

Free Plug:

ShopNFA – Did you know that there are over 60+ independent apparel and accessory designers right here in Middle TN.  As you think about your holiday shopping, check out ShopNFA – from the Nashville Fashion Alliance – and support our local businesses.

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