Reflections on leadership, economy and the future

A recap of day two

The second day of the world’s largest retail conference and expo concluded Monday with plenty to reflect upon. Retail leaders shared words of wisdom, thoughts about the state of the economy and special announcements about previously unheard-of company initiatives.


The right decisions are never tough decisions,” said Dick’s Sporting Goods Chairman and CEO Ed Stack. He and other leaders had messages of inclusion, leading with conviction and giving back to the community. Marvin Ellison also had career advice for “anyone trying to do more.”

Fashion designer Nicky Hilton joined a panel at the Girls Lounge to discuss how women are disrupting the way we shop.


In case you missed some of the great lessons from the show, check out these summaries:

In the main stage session that concluded the day, Scott Galloway looked back at his predictions for last year and adjusted them for 2019:

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