If you’re like most of our Members, one of your many goals is hitting the “Million Dollar Store” mark. That is a high goal to aspire to, but is reachable if you have an action plan and execute that plan. Unfortunately for many stores, that “action plan” has been missing.
Start making your plans now to participate in the RS Workshop March 25-26 in Hartford, CT. This conference has been developed for the sole purpose of helping you build a step-by-step plan to a Million Dollar Store. RS Associates is bringing together some of the industry’s top performers and suppliers, with over 100 years of combined experience to show you how to make your store a top performer.
For those of you who are looking to improve your industry knowledge base, come early and take advantage of the RS Academy Professional Skills Certification classes and the RS Academy BootCamp New Owners Seminar prior to the event.
The format for the RS Workshop is focused entirely on helping you build a real action plan to hit your financial goals. It runs from 2:00 pm Saturday through 5:00 pm Sunday (March 25-26).
This conference will focus on three major components of your plan. A few of the topics covered for each include:
PROFIT CENTERS & PRICING
The top 10 profit centers, competitive pricing strategy, upselling & cross selling, adding $$$ to every transaction
MARKETING, ADVERTISING & SALES
Millennium marketing, websites & SEO, social media, guerilla marketing, The 2 Minute Advantage
The best product mix, merchandising-dress your store for success, setting your Point-of-sale for maximum profit, is it time to Re-Sign/Re-Brand your store, building a business plan, profit center analysis
Hosted by PostalMate®, the Saturday night Vendor Spotlight & Networking Reception is open to any and all store owners able to stop by (you DO NOT have to be registered for theRS Workshop to attend). Enjoy an evening with your peers and get some of that all important face-time with some of the industry's top vendors and suppliers.
Zoom U? Zoom U is the continuation of support that FotoZoomer offers all FotoZoomer owners with education classes held both on-line as well as events around the country. These classes are design to give more hands on training, production techniques and marketing support to help grow a store owners printing revenue. FotoZoomer is a family and family makes sure you have everything you need to be successful.
RS BootCamp was developed by RS Academy for both new (or soon-to-be-new) store owners and veteran operators. This program provides a comprehensive overview of what it takes to thrive in the retail shipping industry.
For more information and a detailed description of the 8-hour course,
visit the official RS BootCamp page.
Join PostalMate® for some hands-on Point-of-Sale software training from the experts.
Join ShipRite for some hands-on Point-of-Sale software training from the experts.
An open meeting for Postal Connections franchisee's and anyone interested in starting their own franchise.
Conference Overview, Industry Update, Creating Your Plan
Hosted by PostalMate®, the Saturday night Vendor Spotlight & Networking Reception is open to any and all store owners able to stop by (you DO NOT have to be registered for the RS Workshop to attend). Enjoy an evening with your peers and get some of that all important face-time with some of the industry's top vendors and suppliers.
In preperation for a long day of learning, Sunday morning starts off with a hot breakfast sponsored by FedEx. You'll also get a chance to hear directly from the FASC Team on what's new and exciting at FedEx in 2017, followed by a re-cap of Saturday's workshop sessions.
Re-fuel for the afternoon sessions with lunch coutesy of FotoZoomer. This is a great opportunity to network and chat with all the other store owners in attendance, as well as visit with the vendors and suppliers to get your questions answered directly from the source.
NOTE: All classes, breakouts and times are subject to change.
1 Bradley International Airport | Windsor Locks, CT | 06096
PH: (860) 627-5311 | WEB: www.sheratonbradleyairport.com
Sheraton Hartford Hotel At Bradley Airport
is located inside Bradley International Airport, between terminals A and B, it is ideal for those flying in and out of the area. They have everything necessary to ensure an enjoyable stay. Secure garage parking and complimentary Wireless High Speed Internet Access are available. Our on-site business center and concierge services provide guests with added convenience. ATM/sundry/gift shops are also available at the airport.
Note: Hotel rooms are SOLD OUT on Saturday night only.
See below for additional accommodations.
200 Corporate Drive | Windsor, CT | 06095
PH: (860) 298-8000 | WEB: www.hartfordnorth.house.hyatt.com
Located only 10 minutes from the Bradley International Airport, and seven minutes from the city center of Hartford, the Hyatt House® Hartford North/Windsor hotel offers beautiful views of the City of Hartford and the Connecticut River Valley.
AIRPORT SHUTTLE: FREE