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Have A Trade Show Sales Game Plan In Place


Use these tips to maximize your team’s lead generation and networking while at a trade show or event. View here.

How to Use Data to Prepare for Business Transformation

May 2022

The President at Seattle Seahawks and First & Goal, Inc Chuck Arnold discusses strategy when running an NFL franchise in economic turmoil. How to measure data, navigating the new workplace and tips for CEOs. Watch full series.

You Won't Believe These Virtual Holiday Party Ideas!

November 2021

CougsFirst! Event Planner and Owner of Avid Events, Mary-Jo Bradley shares how co-workers can stay connected with each other physically, even when we’re far apart.

How COVID-19 is Changing the Future of Retail

July 2020

How to pivot retail space in COVID-19 era. Seattle CougsFirst! Board Members, Paul Casey of Casey Communications interviews Mike Mallahan of AIM Consulting discussing valuable tips.

How Do I Sell Branded Merchandise?

March 2021

Ask The Pros Virtual Retail Series

Learn how to grow your business online by utilizing branded merchandise. Tony Poston, President of College Hill Custom Threads and Washington State University Alumni explains how.

College Hill Custom Threads is a collective of designers, consultants and strategists who create and produce branded merchandise for any group, business or organization.

Video 1

My Business is Closed, How do sell I Branded Merchandise? Watch now.

Video 2

Top Three Favorite Products For Marketing A Business? Watch now.

Video 3

How Much Merchandise Inventory Do I Keep On Hand? Watch now.

Video 4

I Want To Order Custom Branded Apparel, Where Do I Start? Watch now.

Video 5

Why Is It Better To Sell On A Pop-Up vs. Amazon or Etsy? Watch now.