Back To School

Back to School is a 1986 comedy film starring Rodney Dangerfield, Keith Gordon, Sally Kellerman, Burt Young, Terry Farrell, William Zabka, Ned Beatty, Sam Kinison, and Robert Downey, Jr. It was directed by Alan Metter.The plot centers on a wealthy but uneducated father (Dangerfield) who goes to college to show solidarity with his discouraged son (Gordon) and learns that he cannot buy an education or happiness. Author Kurt Vonnegut has a cameo as himself, as does the band Oingo Boingo, whose frontman Danny Elfman composed the score for the film.The University of Wisconsin–Madison was used as a backdrop for the movie, although it was called "Grand Lakes University.
Posts about Back To School
  • 6 Tips to Drive Back-To-School Sales in 2016

    … retail sales happen during back-to-school shopping Tweet This! $828 billion is spent annually on back-to-school shopping Tweet This! The average household spends $606 on back-to-school shopping Tweet This! The average household with college students spends $1,086 on back-to-school shopping Tweet This! This infographic from The Shelf, Rock…

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  • Infographic: Back to School By the Numbers

    … Back-to-school is an exciting time of year for not just students and parents, but for retailers as well. In fact, it is one of the largest retail season of the year – second to holiday shopping. With back-to-school right around the corner, we put together some important stats to prove just how big this shopping season really is. The post Infographic: Back to School By the Numbers appeared first on Acceleration Partners. …

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  • Back To School 2016: How To Rock (And Profit) With Sales And Marketing

    Back to school 2016 is underway. With many students getting ready to head to school in a matter of mere days, many companies are profiting off of the rush to get kids ready for class. Many of you featured content about it, while others of you marketed merchandise to those preparing for the new school year.

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  • 7-Point Checklist to Ace Your Back-To-School Marketing Strategies

    … It may feel like summer just started, but across the country, school is back in session starting in August. Back-to-school is one of the largest retail season of the year – second only to the shopping frenzy over the holidays. About 54 percent of respondents from Deloitte’s 2015 Back-to-School Survey said that they plan to complete their back…

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  • Storm8: Players Are Most Engaged With Mobile Games on Mondays (Infographic)

    …, meanwhile, exhibited a nearly 40 percent dip in play time the week after the New Year holiday. Finally, the back-to-school season also contributed to a decline in gameplay, as casual game players spent 7 percent less time playing mobile games during the month of September. During that same month, social casino and simulation game players spent 10 percent less time playing mobile games. Check out Storm8’s infographic below. …

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  • 5 Strategies To Supercharge Your Back-To-School Social Ad Campaigns

    … The back-to-school season will be here before you know it! While 40% of parents and students wait to start shopping online until August, you may be surprised to learn that 52% plan to begin buying school supplies, clothes and tech before then. Starting your advertising campaigns early means you’ll be getting in front of these early browsers…

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  • Back-to-School Shopping Is Already Happening (Infographic)

    … While it may seem that graduation just passed and summer vacation just started, back-to-school season is already looming. An infographic from BazaarVoice indicates that the early birds have already started their shopping. Back-to-school shopping spending surpassed $60 billion last year, and shoppers focused primarily on consumer electronics…

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  • Pinterest Is Prominent in Back-to-School Shopping (Study)

    … included: 37 percent of shoppers cited blogs and social media as the platforms that influence their back-to-school shopping most, with traditional media close behind, at 36 percent, and online ratings and reviews at 27 percent. 45 percent will use social media platforms as their go-to back-to-school shopping source for food and snacks. Brick…

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  • Seven Back-to-School Affiliate Marketing Trends for 2015

    … This article was originally published on the Marketing Scope. Parents and students begin thinking about back-to-school shopping well before summer starts to bring the heat. In fact, a recent study of shopping trends across Google and YouTube found that people start to search for the term “back to school” in May. To keep up, you’d better craft…

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  • Top 10 Trends for Back-To-School Shopping in 2015

    … Back-to-School is the second biggest shopping season of the year. Not surprisingly, back-to-school shopping continues the shift to mobile with a whopping 40% of searches done via mobile device – that’s a 25% increase from 2013. Those searches are a combination of searching for products as well as finding retailers nearby that sell the products…

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  • Back To School And Back To College Shopping Outlook for 2015

    … It may be summer vacation for most students, but for retailers, it’s time to get ready for the back-to-school shopping season. This year, total spending in preparation for the K-12 and college school year is expected to reach $68 billion. Where will that money be spent, and what will it be spent on? A recent survey from the National Retail…

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  • Learn How to Prepare for Back to School with Our New E-Book

    … The back-to-school time of year will soon be upon us. Every July and August millions of parents and students take to the stores, and the internet, searching for all the new supplies they need for the coming school year. This national shopping spree includes everything from the parents of kindergarteners buying crayons and gluesticks to college…

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  • How Marketers Can Get Back to Modern Marketing

    … Not long ago, Eric Swayne wrote a piece entitled Back to School 2014: A Social AND Shopping Occasion. His post looked at the whole “back to school” process and mindset from a retail perspective. He took us along as he, like so many of us, made the trek to their favorite retailers to load up their children with all the necessary and obligatory…

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