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"Tales of a Scorched Coffee Pot" - I1

8 Jun 2023 14 minute read 0 comments jasonmcgathey

Even though rumors are swirling that Palmyra’s butcher, Nick, is on the hot seat, for some reason they hire one of his closest friends, Scott, as Southside’s meat cutter. Nick has been talking him up for months and they finally decided to pull the t...

"Tales of a Scorched Coffee Pot" - H1

5 Jun 2023 10 minute read 0 comments jasonmcgathey

The fourth column in the new items spreadsheet is dedicated to brand name. A seemingly straightforward concept which is nonetheless much more labor intensive than he ever would have guessed. Having uniform brand names for every product in a line is...

"Tales of a Scorched Coffee Pot" - G1

2 Jun 2023 6 minute read 2 comments jasonmcgathey

“He’s almost eighty now, but he’s got a mind like a calculator,” Duane tells Edgar, en route to the Bellwether Snacks headquarters, “and he still works, too: two days a week, like clockwork. You can count on it.”             This trip across town wa...

"Tales of a Scorched Coffee Pot" - F1

29 May 2023 10 minute read 0 comments jasonmcgathey

Though its weekly sales amount to roughly half of what each of the other two are pulling in, one oddly colored feather in Liberty’s cap is that it is nonetheless the most profitable store. Palmyra and Southside both appear to be rising ships, with s...

"Tales of a Scorched Coffee Pot" - E1

25 May 2023 8 minute read 0 comments jasonmcgathey

One of Teri’s first key lessons for him concerns the addition of new items to their computer system. Months earlier, when they first began installing this Orchestra software, she arranged a blank Excel template twelve columns wide, sent this to all...

"Tales of a Scorched Coffee Pot" - D1

18 May 2023 6 minute read 0 comments jasonmcgathey

                             D1                 Both in size and appearance, Liberty Avenue more closely resembles your average, single proprietor owned, charming little convenience store more than it does an all-natural market. And moving in the c...

"Tales of a Scorched Coffee Pot" - C1

15 May 2023 11 minute read 0 comments jasonmcgathey

C1                   Southside opened almost exactly three years ago, and is without question the current prize jewel of this operation. The previous occupant was apparently a Harris Teeter where, reputable sources insist, a store manager was shot t...

"Tales of a Scorched Coffee Pot" - B1

11 May 2023 7 minute read 0 comments jasonmcgathey

The job sounds straightforward enough. They are a tiny chain of three retail outlets, specializing in natural and locally sourced products, for health minded individuals. Though Bellwether Snacks owns them, these stores have relatively complete auto...

"Tales of a Scorched Coffee Pot" - A1

10 May 2023 5 minute read 0 comments jasonmcgathey

Everything was cool up until the summer that Liberty Avenue closed. More specifically the morning where it first occurred to many of them that maybe this company was no longer on the upswing. Their acting owner has just called a meeting, to announce...

Embracing Decentralization: A Revolutionary Web3 Platform for Crypto Asset Management

28 Apr 2023 2 minute read 0 comments The Key

Centralized solutions in crypto are causing more and more FUD due to legal issues, market limits and poor financial management. You know about these examples if you follow the industry news: - Mass blocking of accounts - Luna, FTX and SVB scam - Impl...