Leadership

3 Key Themes From the NRF Big Show
January 20, 2022 at 7:13 pm

In this episode of Retail Right Now, Total Retail's Joe Keenan and Kristina Stidham discuss three key themes that emerged during this week's National Retail Federation (NRF) Big Show event in New York City. First, retailers are excited to explore opportunities in the metaverse. Second, they're focusing on defining and then acting upon core social values…

Women in Retail and Total Retail Virtual Exchange, February 2022
January 19, 2022 at 4:42 pm

In this episode of Retail Right Now, Total Retail’s Joe Keenan and Kristina Stidham discuss three key themes that emerged during this week’s National Retail Federation (NRF) Big Show event in New York City. First, retailers are excited to explore opportunities in the metaverse. Second, they’re focusing on defining and then acting upon core social values […]

Adopting an Ownership Mentality in the Workforce
November 23, 2021 at 3:46 pm

At CarParts.com, we strive to instill an ownership mentality in every employee. We want our team members to regularly ask themselves one simple question: “If I owned this company, what would I do in this situation?” When we took leadership roles at CarParts.com in 2019, we began with the premise that the only way we…

JCPenney Names Former Levi Strauss Executive as CEO
October 27, 2021 at 5:05 pm

JCPenney has named former Levi Strauss & Co. executive Marc Rosen as CEO, nine months after the retailer's former chief executive, Jill Soltau, left the company. Rosen, who also spent 14 years in senior leadership roles at Walmart, will begin at JCPenney on Nov. 1. Stanley Shashoua, chief investment officer at JCPenney, had been serving…

Women in Retail and Total Retail Virtual Exchange, November 2021
October 19, 2021 at 8:11 pm

In this episode of Retail Right Now, Total Retail’s Joe Keenan and Kristina Stidham discuss three key themes that emerged during this week’s National Retail Federation (NRF) Big Show event in New York City. First, retailers are excited to explore opportunities in the metaverse. Second, they’re focusing on defining and then acting upon core social values […]

3 Days of Inspiration at the 2021 Women in Retail Leadership Summit
September 23, 2021 at 9:30 pm

In this episode of Retail Right Now, Total Retail's Marie Albiges and Kristina Stidham discuss Women in Retail Leadership Circle’s upcoming marquee event, the 2021 Women in Retail Leadership Summit. (Women in Retail Leadership Circle is the sister brand of Total Retail.) Being held from October 11-13 at the JW Marriott Miami Turnberry Resort &…

Women in Retail and Total Retail Virtual Exchange, September 2021
August 24, 2021 at 2:08 pm

In this episode of Retail Right Now, Total Retail’s Joe Keenan and Kristina Stidham discuss three key themes that emerged during this week’s National Retail Federation (NRF) Big Show event in New York City. First, retailers are excited to explore opportunities in the metaverse. Second, they’re focusing on defining and then acting upon core social values […]

How Leaders Can Land a Seat on a Corporate Board
August 19, 2021 at 9:33 pm

In this episode of Retail Right Now, Total Retail's Marie Albiges and Kristina Stidham discuss the upcoming webinar, Getting Board Ready: The Secrets to Landing a Board Seat and Being a Great Director, hosted by Total Retail's sister brand, Women in Retail Leadership Circle. On Thursday, August 26 at 2:00 p.m. ET, WIRLC will host a…