Desperate for business?

Recently, I drove past a local shop advertising everything they sell at 50% off. While I don’t like to assume, it’s hard not to wonder if such a radical price cut is anything else but a desperate move to make sales that aren’t happening for the “normal” reasons. When an owner is desperate for business, (at […]

Paper. Ink. Electrons. Winston Churchill. Charles Manson.

photo credit: kekremsi Recently, the New York Times published a story about changing prices for books in print and how those prices compare to prices for electronic books. In particular, the story focused on comparison pricing occurring at Amazon.com for books published both in paperback and for the Kindle, a very popular eBook reader manufactured […]