TARGET

NATIONAL SALES MEETING

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After Jamie Foxx and before Taylor Swift, the new leader of Target Corp. took the stage before thousands of his top managers and employees and laid out the company’s challenge in six words. “We need to be cool again,” Brian Cornell said Wednesday afternoon in the climactic event of Target’s annual two-day gathering designed to pump up store leaders for the crucial holiday season. The crowd of 14,000 burst into cheers and applause.