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Would You Ever Wear (or Imprint) a Tail?
August 31, 2016 at 5:49 pm

Did you ever wonder what it would be like to have a tail? I never really gave the idea much thought—until I saw plush tails (with elastic bands to hold them in place) for sale in Disney World. And it looks like I’m not the only one who is intrigued by the idea. ASOS now offers five tails for adults...

The Wrap: Are These Old Navy Tees Sexist & More
August 31, 2016 at 5:34 pm

Old Navy selling "Ghostbusters" tees some say are sexist; Forever 21 launches copyright infringement lawsuit; Donald Trump adds new apparel products to his online store; Nike has more than 5,000 patents; and India's culture minister tells visiting women not to wear skirts: Here's what's happening in the apparel world…

4 Apparel Products College Students Love
August 31, 2016 at 5:18 pm

More and more, college students are gearing their style toward comfortable and cozy fits. Whether they’re studying or cheering on their schools’ football teams, college students will be ready for anything in these four options...

2016's Top Fashion Trends, According to Google
August 31, 2016 at 5:05 pm

Trends come and go so quickly sometimes it's impossible to keep track of them. That's exactly why the researchers at Google put together a comprehensive report on the top fashion trends of 2016, and who wore them. It comes as no surprise that stars like Gigi Hadid, Kanye West, Taylor Swift and Kendall Jenner were…

Listen to Me!
September 6, 2016 at 3:36 pm

This is what you clients want. This is what your staff wants. This is what your colleagues want. This is what baby boomers want. This is what millennials want. This is what my kids want. This is what my wife wants. This is a nearly universal truth. People want to be heard. Listen. Listening is…

3 Types of Business Plans: Which Do You Have? Part 2
September 6, 2016 at 3:28 pm

In my last article, I wrote about the first type of business plan, which is really having no plan at all. The sad fact is that more than 90 percent of business owners and sales representatives have no real plan for their businesses or their lives. The second of the three types of plans is…

Female Students Told Their Clothes Are to Blame for Boys' 'Low Grades'
September 7, 2016 at 4:57 pm

The assistant principal of a Texas high school blamed what girls were wearing for his school's poor performance—specifically, the performance of the school's male students. According to Fusion, during an assembly at Clements High School in Sugar Land, Texas, assistant principal Phil Morgante said that girls shouldn't wear crop tops or tight clothing because it…

Colin Kaepernick Tops NFL Jersey Sales After Protest
September 7, 2016 at 4:45 pm

Colin Kaepernick is not even listed as the starting quarterback of the San Francisco 49ers as of September 6, but there is no player in the NFL selling more jerseys than the backup quarterback. As of this morning, the top seller on NFLShop.com is a Kaepernick Nike…

The Wrap: Steve Jobs’ Imprinted Turtleneck Up for Auction & More
September 7, 2016 at 4:36 pm

One of Steve Jobs' turtlenecks is up for auction; Google lets apparel retailers sell straight through search results; Lululemon sees financial growth but stock decline; researchers create fabric that could keep us cool; and Hanesbrands Inc. celebrates a milestone: Here's what's happening in the apparel world…

4 Promotional Marketing Tips from Netflix's Hit Series, 'Stranger Things'
September 7, 2016 at 4:04 pm

Everyone from my friends to my parents binge-watched Netflix's hit show "Stranger Things." In fact, I had to put my hands over my ears anytime I entered the break room because my co-workers kept revealing spoilers. And, like everyone else, I felt a huge void in my life the moment I finished the last episode. Not…