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March 2020 – The Beginning of “The New Normal” – MGR Unplugged Podcast

Manuel and David have a casual conversation reflecting on the past 30 days, since COVID-19 become a serious part of our lives.  From conspiracy theories to the crude reality of what America and the world is facing today and how it is affecting our lives. Listen now

The Confinement Episode – Are We All Losing Our Minds? – MGR Unplugged Podcast

Manuel and David try to make sense of everything happening around us and around the world.  From the new stimulus package to how each of us -confined or not- are dealing with this crisis. Listen now on your favorite podcast platform: Apple Podcasts | Spotify | Google Play | Stitcher | Overcast  What are

Unusual Hotel Offers for A Coronavirus Season

We’re now in the middle of a Coronavirus season, which hopefully, will never return to our calendars for the rest of our lifetimes. As countries around the world are imposing stricter restrictions for foreign visitors to curb imported Coronavirus infections, some hotels are discovering new opportunities to

COVID-19 – Only the Paranoid Survive? – We Give You Our Projections – MGR Unplugged Podcast

Manuel and David Gil go over some of their projections with regards to COVID-19 implications over the next 3 months and beyond. Listen now on your favorite podcast platform: Apple Podcasts | Spotify | Google Play | Stitcher | Overcast  How soon will the economy recover once the virus is under control and people

MGR eCommerce Edge Weekly | March 17, 2020

MGR eCommerce Edge Weekly | March 17, 2020 Top News This Week The Only Story That Matters Right Now is COVID-19, We’ll Be Covering it From the eComm Angle. Amazon suspends all shipments to FBA warehouses for non-essential items. Amazon is currently overwhelmed with orders and cannot

5 Secrets Entrepreneurs Should Know About Google

If you are an entrepreneur, then you have probably read many articles recommending that you do X, and then your digital marketing will perform better. While many of those articles are filled with great advice, there are some secrets that you need to know about the way

Navigating the Pandemic – What We Know and What We Can Do to Overcome It – MGR Unplugged Podcast

We just can’t get away from the COVID-19 topic.  In this episode Manuel and David discuss the latest developments about what’s now been declared a Pandemic.  There’s some cursing, but for the most part, we keep it civilized.  Let’s all do our part to get out of

MGR eCommerce Edge Weekly | March 10, 2020

MGR eCommerce Edge Weekly | March 10, 2020 Top News This Week As Data Privacy Gets Stricter, Loyalty Programs Become Much More Valuable Airlines and restaurants aren’t the only ones who should utilize loyalty programs, eComm brands can too. Loyalty programs are possibly the most underutilized tool

How Instagram Can Grow Your Restaurant Business

Are you planning on opening or managing a new restaurant? If so, I’m sure you’ve heard the alarming statistic that 95% of restaurants fail within the first year.  However, the truth is not as bad as the rumors.  According to Forbes, the real number is closer to

The Coronavirus Economy. Time to Wake Up and Get Real – MGR Unplugged Podcast

 Coronavirus unintended consequences. Becoming more health-conscious. What will China do to overcome the economic backlash. Small businesses with no contingency plans. Amazon fights prize gouging. Will Robinhood survive? And much more! Listen now on your favorite podcast platform: Apple Podcasts | Spotify | Google Play | Stitcher | Overcast In this episode: In this