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Dealing With ‘That Guy’

One of the best parts of working in a music store is dealing with all the cool, great people who cross the threshold daily. Our customers tend to be friendly, h...
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Big Impact Without The Budget

For independent, brick-and-mortar retailers, whether in a big town or a small one, staying top of mind with customers is a daily focus. As indie stores, we usua...
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Where Love Of Music Is King

Jesse McNamara’s history with Ohio’s music retail scene spans most of his life. As a high school student, he interned at Coyle’s Music—the local music store fro...

Product Knowledge Is Paramount

Today’s consumers are digitally connected and socially networked. Before walking into your store, they have already done their homework, especially on items tha...