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Darren GilbertNov 25, 2019 2:52:26 PM4 min read

New DotActiv Academy Offers Retail Training In A Social Setting

When we launched DotActiv Academy, we positioned it as an online education portal to ...
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Darren GilbertApr 10, 2019 12:00:00 PM6 min read

DotActiv Academy: An Improved Category Management Training Experience

If you’ve followed the DotActiv journey, you’ll know that we officially launched DotActiv ...
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Darren GilbertFeb 21, 2019 4:09:55 PM7 min read

How to Build the Right Space Planning Team For Your Retail Business

A space planning team plays a pivotal role in the success of your retail business. On the ...
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Darren GilbertSep 4, 2018 7:05:11 PM10 min read

Researching Retail Courses? Here’s What DotActiv Academy Offers

There are countless retail courses available to you online. In fact, enter the phrase ...
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Darren GilbertAug 31, 2018 12:15:21 PM7 min read

A Retailer’s Guide to Purposeful Product Training

Purposeful product training begins and ends with intent. That’s because by starting with ...
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Darren GilbertAug 15, 2018 4:09:09 PM8 min read

10 Common Questions Asked About DotActiv Academy’s Retail Courses

Over the 20 years that DotActiv has been offering category management software and ...
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Darren GilbertAug 13, 2018 4:34:56 PM6 min read

4 Reasons to Factor Outsourcing Into Your Retail Training Mix

There is the belief that outsourcing is bad for business. That argument certainly holds ...
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Darren GilbertJul 27, 2018 3:45:49 PM6 min read

A Supplier’s Guide to Customer-Facing Staff Training

We cannot reiterate this enough: continuous staff training is an absolute must. That’s if ...
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Darren GilbertJul 25, 2018 5:13:37 PM9 min read

A Retailer’s Guide to Successful Staff Training

If you want to see long-term success in your retail business, it's not enough for only ...
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Darren GilbertJul 17, 2018 4:53:25 PM7 min read

5 Retail Sales Skills Your Floor Staff Need to Have

If you want to remain relevant as a retail business, you need to scrutinise the retail ...
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