Archive for November, 2014

USPS® Announces Proposed Promotions and Incentives for 2015

by Janet Lockhart-Jones, Ed.D., MDC | November 24, 2014 | No Comments

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The U.S. Postal Service® has announced four cost-saving promotions and incentives for 2015. Not only are these promotions designed to save mailers money and generate new business, but they could also help the Postal Service™ reduce the decline in First-Class™ letter mail volume. In past years, the Postal Service has offered as many as eight […]

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Megan Brennan Named First Female USPS® Postmaster General and CEO

by Janet Lockhart-Jones, Ed.D., MDC | November 19, 2014 | No Comments

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The United States Postal Service® has announced that current COO Megan Brennan will succeed Postmaster General and CEO Patrick Donahoe as the 74th Postmaster General in 2015. The appointment came shortly after Donohoe announced his plans to retire in February 2015. Brennan’s appointment is significant, not just because of her lengthy resume with the organization, […]

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Seven Days of Shipping: U.S. Postal Service Adds Sunday Delivery for Busy Holiday Season

by Janet Lockhart-Jones, Ed.D., MDC | November 7, 2014 | 1 Comment

Holiday Shipping

The United States Postal Service has given its customers an early holiday present this year, by announcing yesterday that it would offer seven-day package delivery in select markets throughout the busy holiday season, from November 17 through Christmas Day. The decision should help offset the record shipping volumes expected by the USPS® this holiday season […]

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