Learn How To Sell Your Products Online With WordPress

Do you want to sell clothing, shoes, jewelry or anything you can make or distribute online? Learn how to use WooCommerce, the leading WordPress plugin which creates online stores, to build your own store. In this hands-on class you will build your eCommerce site to sell any kind of product or service. Learn how to add and manage your products, complete orders and understand reports Set up a payment gateway Set shipping and tax preferences Find your theme that is suitable for WooCommerce Learn which plugins are needed to safely and smartly run your online store. This class is taught […]

BRAND-NASCENCE — Birthing new ideas through retail

Brand-nascent retailers are creating new ways to help customers find and wear what their self-brand positioning demands. An example is the current trend in “brandventure” activewear, chosen to show one’s adventure choices. There are now more websites and retail stores that feature specific outdoor adventurewear  — with tempting outdoor travel ventures. Inasmuch as adventure tours are the fastest growing travel preference in the world — designers and retailers are working in tandem to provide nascent adventure fashion brands that incorporate tech assets for self-image and outdoor performance. Sports brands are “nascenting” as well. These brands are creating high-tech wear that […]


Attention: FIT Business Certificates Students Luncheon Meeting Wednesday, September 17, 2014 RETAIL INDUSTRY REVIEW & OUTLOOK A Panel Discussion with Experts from Standard & Poor’s Ratings Services 12:00 noon – 2:00 pm Arno Ristorante141 West 38th St., NYC (between Broadway & Seventh Ave.) Our panelists will consider the following questions facing the retailing and supermarkets industries in 2015: * Sears & J.C. Penney: Headed in Different Directions? * Myths and Realities: The Long-term View of Online Retail vs. Bricks and Mortar * Mergers, Acquisitions and Leveraged Buy-Outs: What’s Hot? What’s Not? Panelists from Standard & Poor’s Ratings Services: Bob Schulz, […]