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August 27, 2014

Everyone knows that stores need extra staff during the holiday shopping rush, but there is a big difference between carefully scheduling employees when and where they are needed and simply adding bodies to a store’s headcount. San Francisco-based beauty retailer Sephora has come up with a solution: The company is expanding its use of the Ceridian Dayforce workforce management platform to adjust holiday staffing according to both historical sales data and current trends.

July 24, 2013

By Greg Miller, CrossCom National

By Greg Miller, CrossCom National

When an IT manager at a retail company proposes to replace outdated technologies because of escalating maintenance costs, his director may say, “Sorry, I need you to squeeze another year out of the system.”

But it’s not that easy.

January 6, 2011

Coming out of a Macy's store a man introduced himself as the store manager and thanked us for shopping at Macy's. Driving back home my 7 year old daughter asked me: “Dad who is the store manager when you buy at home on your laptop?” Hmmm…never thought about that before.

By Manish Lonial and Akhilesh Srivastava,