Stay Classy, Staples

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What does an office superstore do when the economic downturn hands a competitors lemons? Make lemonade! The other day I received an e-mail from Staples practically gloating about Office Depot’s decision to close some stores:

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Given that economic conditions are not likely to improve in the short-term, I’m not sure I’d take this approach just yet.

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Don Pogreba

Don Pogreba is a seventeen-year teacher of English, former debate coach, and loyal, if often sad, fan of the San Diego Padres and Portland Timbers. He spends far too many hours of his life working at school and on his small business, Big Sky Debate.

His work has appeared in Politico and Rewire.

In the past few years, travel has become a priority, whether it's a road trip to some little town in Montana or a museum of culture in Ísafjörður, Iceland.

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