BRIAN KENNY: The influence of Ancient Greece in modern society is all around us, theater, libraries, mathematics and science, even trial by jury. One of their greatest contributions: democracy. In the fifth century, Greeks cast their votes on broken pieces of pottery called Ostraka, which led to the term ostracized, because they were voting not to elect, but to exile unpopular politicians. Substitute the broken pottery for paper ballots and the practice of voting remains pretty much the same, which seems a little odd in a world filled with handheld devices and biometric technology. You may even ask yourself, shouldn’t we be able to do this on our phones? Today on Cold Call, we’ll discuss Professor Mitch Weiss’s case entitled, “Voatz.” I’m your host, Brian Kenny, and you’re listening to Cold Call, recorded in Klarman Hall Studio at Harvard Business School. Mitch Weiss studies digital transformation, pure production
For Henry Valentino, federal small-business COVID-19 relief funds have helped his Las Vegas tech company retain employees and pivot in a new direction.
“We were one of those businesses that fit very nicely into the original objectives of the PPP,” said Valentino, founder and CEO of eConnect. “We didn’t let anybody go and actually hired a couple of new employees.”
The federal Paycheck Protection Program funds helped Nevada businesses weather the storm from the COVID-19 pandemic. Decisions for loan forgiveness, a central pillar of the PPP is underway, and Nevada business and banking leaders are hoping the process will be easy for borrowers.
More than 5.2 million small businesses and nonprofits nationwide tapped more than $525 billion in potentially forgivable loans through the program. The Nevada Bankers Association estimates that more than $4.1 billion flowed to businesses in the Silver State.
“Small businesses have been waiting months for guidance from
SAN DIEGO, Oct. 7, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — All of the former headaches of fulfilling Business Card orders could be going away for resellers. Easy Card Designer’s new offering takes away all of the heavy lifting associated with business card orders. This includes setting up high-end private branded custom ordering portals, handling all the customer service calls, and even the billing. Now Resellers can collect their mark-ups on Business Cards and focus on more important less time-consuming aspects of their businesses.
Big changes are occurring in the print industry, leading the way in this arena is Easy Card Designer, a division of Color Card Administrator (CCA). CCA has been in business since 2002 using its own proprietary software to provide business cards for clients. Now, for the first time, the company is offering to take care of all aspects of the business card operations for resellers. These operations include setting
BANGALORE, India, Sept. 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Over the years, the role of rewards and incentives on influencing user behavior has been well established – in organizations both large and small. While every organization uses a host of technology platforms to streamline business operations, integrating the existing applications with a rewards automation platform like Xoxoday can help improve business efficiency.
Xoxoday Plum is a unique rewards & incentives platform that empowers users to choose a reward of their choice from a global catalogue of 20,000+ options.
Here is how Xoxoday integration will helps organizations:
Enhance Employee Productivity and Performance by Integrating with HRMS Solutions
Integrating Plum with HRMS solutions like SAP® SuccessFactors®, DarwinBox, Zoho People, BambooHR, etc. helps run reward programs directly from the HRMS platform. Organizations can send out automated and personalised rewards, incentives, gift cards, etc. to employees – anywhere in
Easily Spend Your Bitcoin via Prepaid Debit Card or a PayPal Account with Bitcoin of America’s Easy to Use Trading Platform
Bitcoin of America offers a number of convenient ways to transfer your bitcoin or litecoin to commonly used USD payment gateways like prepaid debit cards or a PayPal account. Read the guides below to find the method that’s best for you. Most commonly, bank transfers are used to transfer bitcoin, but using popular fiat gateways like PayPal and Prepaid debit cards can make it easy to spend Bitcoin and Litecoin anywhere that accepts USD.
Sell Bitcoin to Prepaid Debit Card
Want to spend your crypto at any location across the globe that accepts debit cards, to make purchases of goods and services?
Simply sell your bitcoin or litecoin using Bitcoin of America’s online exchange, and you will receive a prepaid debit card for the amount sold for use immediately online; you can also obtain a physical card in the mail.
If you aren’t already familiar with how prepaid cards
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NETGEAR®, Inc. (NASDAQ: NTGR) the leading provider of networking products that power today’s small and medium-sized businesses (SMBs), is announcing the Insight Managed Business Router (BR200), to enable small businesses or remote and branch office (ROBO) installations to offer secure access to an office intranet through a secure site-2-site Virtual Private Network (IPSec VPN).
Many businesses today have employees working remotely from branch offices or from their home who often require access to company network resources in an easy and secure way. With the new NETGEAR® Insight Managed Business Router (BR200), these remote employees will simply need a BR200 in their home or remote office to connect to another BR200 in the main office and be able to access data residing on their office network securely. The NETGEAR Insight Managed Business Router easily allows
In an effort to provide easy digital payment mechanism to its customers, Mastercard Inc. MA is expanding its Digital First Card program by collaborating with a number of payment processors. Digital-First is a Mastercard program that provides a complete digital experience in the world of payment methods.
The payment processors aiding Mastercard in this process are CoreCard, FIS, Fiserv, Galileo, i2c, Marqeta, PTS and TSYS, a subsidiary of Global Payments Inc. GPN. Via these payment processors, Mastercard will ensure that customers can enjoy the best-in-class digital banking experience including near-instant access to card information, the flexibility to shop with ease and the peace of mind to securely transact, et al.
Mastercard’s Digital-First program is an innovation aimed to make a change in the consumers’ mindset as it revolutionizes the way people think when making payments today. It allows the customer to get a 100% digital product. This implies that financial
COVID-19 Recovery Analysis: Online Dating Services Market | Easy Search Criterion Based On Individual Interests to Boost the Market Growth | Technavio
LONDON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Technavio has been monitoring the online dating services market and it is poised to grow by USD 3.56 bn during 2020-2024, decelerating at a CAGR of almost 9% during the forecast period. The report offers an up-to-date analysis regarding the current market scenario, latest trends and drivers, and the overall market environment.
Although the COVID-19 pandemic continues to transform the growth of various industries, the immediate impact of the outbreak is varied. While a few industries will register a drop in demand, numerous others will continue to remain unscathed and show promising growth opportunities. Technavio’s in-depth research has all your needs covered as our research reports include all foreseeable market scenarios, including pre- & post-COVID-19 analysis. We offer $1000 worth of FREE customization
The market is fragmented, and the degree of fragmentation will decelerate during the forecast period. Coffee Meets Bagel, eHarmony Inc., EliteMate.com LLC, Happn SAS,
Do you remember that kid in high school? You know, the one who could always BS an answer to any question with confidence when he was called on, even though you knew he wasn’t up all night studying like you were? Or have you ever sat in a meeting, watching someone talk and talk, and thinking, “This person is full of hot air”—only to see them rise to the top of the company leadership team? How about watching someone on Instagram brag about their bestselling book, where they conveniently leave out that it was in the micro-est of micro categories on Amazon—and yet, they secure a big speaking gig and are touted as a “nationwide bestseller”? I, like many people, have learned the hard way that the people who
If you want to get a PAN card and still dont know how to apply online here is your guide to it. A PAN or Permanent Account Number is a ten-character alphanumeric identifier which is issued by the Income Tax Department in the form of a laminated PAN card, to any person who applies for it or to whom the department allots the number without an application. PAN Card is important for taxpayers as it is necessary for all financial transactions. It is used to track the inflow and outflow of your money. It is also a valid identity proof.
Getting a PAN card online is easy and it can be done by following these steps. You can also make requests for changes or correction in PAN data or request for reprint of PAN card (for an existing PAN) via the online mode.