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The Kaizen of UMix

The Kaizen of UMix

We know sharp knife cuts better. But the knife must get sharpened. Keep that in mind as you read on. Continuous Improvement Kaizen is a Japanese word, a term that gained popularity in the 1980's. The business context at that time was that American manufacturers, most...

Six Business Music Scheduling Hacks

Six Business Music Scheduling Hacks

In this post, we'll share six business music scheduling hacks that will help you get the most from your business music service. First Our Assumptions Your music service enables scheduling of playlists. Your broad objective is to maximize the value of...

Asking for Help – 5 Hacks That Get Results

Asking for Help – 5 Hacks That Get Results

No matter the cause, we've all needed some help with a product or service we've purchased. So it's likely there will come a time when you (representing your business) find yourself asking for help from another business.  Below we'll share 5 hacks you can use when...

In-Store Messaging Primer

In-Store Messaging Primer

In some cases, the biggest jump in value a business can get from its in-store music program ironically has nothing at all to do with the music. However, it has everything to do with communication.  More specifically, it involves inserting periodic messages...

Discover Amazing Value with the New and Improved UMix Player!

Discover Amazing Value with the New and Improved UMix Player!

If you're a UMix customer, chances are you already understand our relentless quest to deliver value.  Around here we say the old rules don't apply anymore.  Since we introduced our own music and message delivery platform in 2009, we've led our industry in a variety of...

Music for Business – Industry Forecast

Music for Business – Industry Forecast

Where is the Music for Business industry going?  In this post, we’ll make a general industry forecast considering the current situation, evolving technology, and consumer preferences. Current Situation. The music for business industry was once dominated by Muzak. ...