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JR Gondeck and Vanessa Martinez Release “Family Value at Risk” with ForbesBooks

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NEW YORK (October 13, 2020) — JR Gondeck and Vanessa Martinez, partners and managing directors at The Lerner Group, today announced the publication of Family Value at Risk: Inclusive Communication to Pass on Your Family’s Wealth and Legacy. The book is published with ForbesBooks, the exclusive business book publishing imprint of Forbes.

With Family Value at Risk, co-authors JR Gondeck and Vanessa Martinez describe wealth beyond monetary value. It takes a comprehensive view of wealth, including family and legacy, as well as the wider community. This holistic approach to wealth management prioritizes a family’s overall wealth—derived from multiple aspects of life—because, according to Gondeck and Martinez, focusing only on money puts the entire family’s value at great risk.

The Family Value at

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How cross-training improves engagement, productivity, and collaboration

  • Cross-training, or encouraging team members to pick up skills in more than one area of the business, can be a powerful strategy when facing a crisis like the pandemic.
  • Employees will gain new perspectives, become more engaged and invested, and may even discover new strengths. 
  • Even outside of a crisis, leaning on the workers you have rather than constantly making new hires can drive productivity and inspire upward career mobility. 
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An important lesson I had to learn early on in my entrepreneurial journey is that, in the face of a crisis, you must leverage whatever assets you have to secure a solid foundation for your business. Lean on your skill sets, tools, space, and perhaps your greatest resource: your people.

When it’s time to get lean, encouraging and training the people on your team to develop skills in more than one area of

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SCHOTT AG and Credence MedSystems Form a Strategic Collaboration Agreement to Make Syringe Injections Safer for the Benefit of Patients Worldwide

MAINZ, Germany & MENLO PARK, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Oct 5, 2020–

Credence MedSystems and SCHOTT AG have formed a collaboration for the application of Credence Companion® technology with SCHOTT’s pre-fillable syriQ® glass and SCHOTT TOPPAC® polymer syringe systems. The two companies will work together to integrate the technologies and provide the pharmaceutical industry with an innovative and differentiated offering for the delivery of injectable medications via prefilled syringes.

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Pharmaceutical manufacturers are driven to provide their end users with drug delivery systems encompassing enhanced usability and safety features that facilitate administration of their medications, protect from accidental needlesticks, and adhere to international needlestick regulations. They look for these systems to be compatible with the variety of available syringe barrel options that meet varied needs across multiple drug product and use environment requirements.

Credence MedSystems, an innovator in injectable drug delivery technology, has

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Bosch and Broadly Announce Collaboration to Provide World-Class Auto Shops With Premium Online Customer Experiences

OAKLAND, Calif., Oct. 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Bosch and Broadly have entered into a strategic go-to-market collaboration, uniting Bosch Car Service, one of the world’s largest independent chain of workshops backed by the resources, capabilities and first-class expertise of the Bosch team, with Broadly’s unrivaled reputation management and customer communications tools. 

Bosch and Broadly are a dynamic combination, bringing together two influential service providers who have the utmost commitment to delivering outstanding quality service to independent auto shop owners and their customers. Through this collaboration, Bosch Car Service shops will now have access to the Broadly platform — which integrates with current shop management tools and infrastructure — along with training programs to help them grow and up level their businesses.

Broadly is already helping thousands of independent shop owners across the United States grow successful businesses through a variety of high impact features — including Web Chat, Text

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Small Business Specialists, Partnership for New York City announce small business collaboration

“These resources, coupled with hands-on support from Small Business Specialists, will help tackle barriers to economic recovery and expand opportunities for small and minority-owned businesses across the five boroughs,” said Maria Gotsch, President and CEO of the Partnership Fund, of the Partnership for New York City.

The collaboration comes just weeks after the Partnership for New York City publicly called out Mayor Bill de Blasio for not doing enough to address small businesses’ top reopening concerns. Now the Partnership is working with the mayor’s administration, albeit on the concerns of small rather than large business. Widely seen as harder hit than their larger peers, small businesses accounted for 39% of job losses according to an August report from city Comptroller Scott Stringer. 

“The small business community has been shaken by the Covid-19 pandemic and this is our latest commitment to ensure that small businesses get the resources they need by

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ACI Worldwide and Mastercard agree collaboration pact


ACI Worldwide (NASDAQ: ACIW), a leading global provider of real-time digital payment software and solutions, and Mastercard, the global multi-rail payments technology company, today announced that they will partner to provide a wide range of real-time payment solutions globally.

They will initially collaborate to offer best-in-class central infrastructure, payments localization and access solutions to central banks, scheme operators, financial institutions, payment service providers, and other organizations launching real-time payments initiatives.

The real-time account-to-account payments market continues to quickly expand. Prime Time for Real-Time — a recent study analysing global real-time, account-to-account payment volumes and forecasts across 30 global markets — projects a Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) of 23.4 percent from 2019 to 2024. While existing schemes around the world are adding new participants and value-added services, additional country and regional schemes are launching each year, including more than 20 schemes in varying planning stages.

With a complementary real-time

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Adventist Health Enhances Online Access for Both New and Existing Patients with Kyruus and Cerner Collaboration

BOSTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Kyruus, the leader in provider search and scheduling solutions for health systems, and Cerner Corporation, a global healthcare technology company, today announced that Adventist Health, a faith-based, nonprofit integrated health system serving the West Coast and Hawaii, has enhanced its digital consumer access experience with integrated technology solutions from the two companies. Adventist Health has deployed Kyruus ProviderMatch® for Consumers both on its website and within its patient engagement solution, powered by Cerner technology, to help consumers find the right care and schedule appointments online.

Adventist Health serves more than 80 communities across California, Hawaii, Oregon, and Washington through a network of more than 23 hospitals, 290 clinics, and 4,500 providers. A long-time Cerner client, the health system recently engaged Kyruus to elevate its online access experience with more robust search capabilities and scheduling. Through a direct integration between Kyruus’ patient access technology and Cerner’s electronic

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Visa And EBANX Expand Collaboration In Brazil

In today’s top payments news around the world, international FinTech firm EBANX and Visa have grown their partnership, while Delivero is reportedly the latest startup to consider going public. Plus, Ant Group has rolled out its Trusple blockchain platform.

Visa, EBANX Grow Partnership For Commerce In Brazil

EBANX and Visa said they have expanded their strategic collaboration sealed by a participation agreement with Visa do Brasil for Visa’s Money Transfer Merchant Program. The partnership makes the relationship between the two companies stronger and is centered around offering payments services to international websites that sell to Brazil through EBANX offerings as well as shoppers in the nation who buy from them.

U.K. Food Delivery Startup Deliveroo Considers IPO

Deliveroo is the newest startup to mull over having an initial public offering (IPO). The British digital delivery platform has reportedly had discussions with possible investors

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Introducing Fiverr Business, a New Platform Targeting Team Collaboration for The Future of Work

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Fiverr International Ltd., (NYSE: FVRR), the company that is changing how the world works together, is announcing the official launch of Fiverr Business™. This platform is designed for corporate teams and departments to collaborate with each other while managing projects with freelance talent and will be subscription-based.

The global health crisis and subsequent corporate office closures have forever changed how the world works. There has been an acceleration, fast-forwarding the future of work in ways that have stress-tested businesses’ abilities to blend people and technology to maintain productivity. At the same time, they have been forced, like never before, to protect the health and well-being of employees. Technology has played a key role in ensuring this new remote workforce remains in touch, in-the-know and supported. At the same time, businesses are ramping up their use of freelance talent to augment their teams and build agile scalability.

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36Kr Holdings Inc. Announces Strategic Collaboration with Youku to Enhance Content Commercialization | Money

Youku, the leading online video platform in China, is one of the core businesses of Alibaba Group’s digital media and entertainment business and is part of the group’s “Double H” strategy. Youku currently supports PC, TV and mobile three types of terminals, in copyright, co-production, homemade, user-generated content (UGC), professionally generated content (PGC) and live streaming. The scale of daily paying users of Youku is growing steadily and healthily, with a year-on-year growth of more than 60% in Q1 of fiscal year 2021 (as of the end of June).

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