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It’s Here or It’s Near Get Used to It April 24, 2015
Apple Watch deliveries are underway. With the Apple Watch officially available for sale today, some early-adapters already have their gizmos. The company is telling other purchasers that...
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Travolta Gets De-Gifted by Florida Jeweler at Premiere April 24, 2015
Cufflinks and a pendant went to charity instead. John Travolta has a house in Ocala, FL, – as well as two airplane runways and a 16-car garage, but that’s another story – and he has...
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47th Street, in Its Own Words, (Sort of), Courtesy of the NYT April 24, 2015
Gornisht ventured is gornisht gained. A story inspired by yesterday’s New York Times guide to the heavily Yiddish-inflected argot of New York’s 47th Street diamond and jewelry district:...
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D.C. Turns to Jeweler for Its “Prom Night for Nerds” April 24, 2015
Because diamonds are also a serious journalist’s best friend. Saturday is the big night of the increasingly glamorous White House Correspondents’ Association dinner, known in some circles...
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At Last, a Fitness Tracker Bracelet for the Rest of Us April 24, 2015
Kmart. Right Here. Right Now. The Joe Boxer Inactivity Tracker, which comes free with the purchase of the brand’s underwear at Kmart, is “just like any of the other quantified self-fitness...
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Are You Missing Bridal Jewelry Sales Opportunities? Are You Missing Bridal Jewelry Sales Opportunities? April 25, 2015, published in Best Practices
According to The Knot’s 2015 Bridal Survey, about half of jewelry retailers are NOT reaching out to engaged couples after the...
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Do What Makes You Happy at Work Do What Makes You Happy at Work April 24, 2015, published in Best Practices
Joel Zeff is as much improv comic as motivational speaker. A featured speaker Thursday at the American Gem Society Conclave...
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Ethical Challenges and Opportunities in the Jewelry Industry Ethical Challenges and Opportunities in the Jewelry Industry April 23, 2015, published in Best Practices
Martin Rapaport, a popular speaker at the American Gem Society Conclave in New Orleans on Wednesday, called on AGS members to create...
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In Celebration of Earth Day, Cool Eco-Friendly Jewels In Celebration of Earth Day, Cool Eco-Friendly Jewels April 22, 2015, published in Designers/Jewelry
While I don’t, exactly, understand why preservation of the planet should be celebrated on one day a year only, annual Earth Day...
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The Jeweler: Miner Surgery The Jeweler: Miner Surgery April 22, 2015, published in Guest Blogs
Catch "The Jeweler" every other Wednesday on INSTOREMAG.COM. For more cartoons from Tim Searfoss, go here.
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Restore the Romantic “Language of Diamonds” Restore the Romantic “Language of Diamonds” April 21, 2015, published in Best Practices
Stephane Fischler, president of the Antwerp World Diamond Centre, says a bit of optimism and improved communication are needed...
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