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DotActiv Academy Update: An Improved Category Management Training Experience

If you’ve followed the DotActiv journey, you’ll know that we officially launched DotActiv Academy in early 2018. A self-service online education portal, its where you can learn about advanced merchandising principles and retail. It’s also where you can receive quality category management training. And, a year since launching, we have identified the need to update certain sections.

Darren Gilbert
By Darren Gilbert
on Apr 10, 2019 12:00:00 PM
   
DotActiv Academy Update: An Improved Category Management Training Experience

If you’ve followed the DotActiv journey, you’ll know that we officially launched DotActiv Academy in early 2018. A...

Darren Gilbert
By Darren Gilbert
on Apr 10, 2019 12:00:00 PM
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 one hand, there are the space...

Darren Gilbert
By Darren Gilbert
on Feb 21, 2019 4:09:55 PM
A Supplier’s Guide to Product Training For Field Marketers

All retailers must provide their staff with suitable product training. Of that, there is no doubt. However, if you glance at...

Darren Gilbert
By Darren Gilbert
on Sep 7, 2018 4:07:35 PM
Researching Retail Courses? Here’s What DotActiv Academy Offers

There are countless retail courses available to you online. In fact, enter the phrase into your preferred search engine, and...

Darren Gilbert
By Darren Gilbert
on Sep 4, 2018 7:05:11 PM
A Retailer’s Guide to Purposeful Product Training

Purposeful product training begins and ends with intent. That’s because by starting with your goals in mind, it’s easier to...

Darren Gilbert
By Darren Gilbert
on Aug 31, 2018 12:15:21 PM
10 Common Questions Asked About DotActiv Academy’s Retail Courses

Over the 20 years that DotActiv has been offering category management software and solutions; we have always had the...

Darren Gilbert
By Darren Gilbert
on Aug 15, 2018 4:09:09 PM
4 Reasons to Factor Outsourcing Into Your Retail Training Mix

There is the belief that outsourcing is bad for business. That argument certainly holds water if you’ve ever received poor...

Darren Gilbert
By Darren Gilbert
on Aug 13, 2018 4:34:56 PM
A Supplier’s Guide to Customer-Facing Staff Training

We cannot reiterate this enough: continuous staff training is an absolute must. That’s if you want to remain both...

Darren Gilbert
By Darren Gilbert
on Jul 27, 2018 3:45:49 PM
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 you to know how to improve it. That's...

Darren Gilbert
By Darren Gilbert
on Jul 25, 2018 5:13:37 PM
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 sales skills level of your floor...

Darren Gilbert
By Darren Gilbert
on Jul 17, 2018 4:53:25 PM