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Covid lawsuits and inquiries are looming – but blame won’t prevent future pandemics

History tells us that boosting solidarity is more helpful than pointing the finger, says science writer Laura Spinney Read more...

Why Some Business Owners Want to Raise the Minimum Wage Boost to Spur Economic Recovery

More than 20 states rang in the new year with minimum wage increases. Advocates for hiking the federal minimum...

The 5 Key Themes That Defined Business Payments in 2021

When experts shared their thoughts on reimagining business payments in the digital economy, “consumerization” was a common theme. Here's...

Three Foundational Components For B2B Marketing In 2022

B2B marketers need to know more about their own buyers to create a digital marketing powerhouse that meets specific...

Collabstr Releases 2022 Influencer Marketing Report With Key Sector Data

The report underlines that the influencer market grew 42%, from $9.7 billion in 2020 to $13.8 billion in 2021....

6 Questions to Ask When Conducting a Competitor Social Media Analysis

Conducting a social media analysis can be a useful task to get a grasp on how competitors are operating...

Global jobs recovery delayed by pandemic uncertainty, Omicron, ILO says

The global job market will take longer to recover than previously thought, with unemployment set to remain above pre-COVID-19...

A Record Number of Businesses Started in 2021

The trend for new business start-ups is expected to continue throughout 2022 as an increasing number of Americans pursue...

A quarter of small businesses across nine countries plan to offer crypto payments -Visa survey

13% of consumers in those countries expect retail stores to begin offering crypto payments this year and offering crypto...

B2B Buying Has Changed Forever: Sales Needs To Catch Up

B2B buying is undergoing its most significant change in a generation. Emboldened by easy access to information, modern consumers...

8 Key Steps To Humanize The Buyer Experience In Account-Based Marketing

In the post-pandemic, digital-first world, marketing interactions that tap into the human essence of needs and approach will set...

Handshakes or hands-off: Managing the B2B sales experience

There’s much debate about the role of salespeople in a digital world. But as B2B organizations are deciding their...

Inflation is the Biggest Single Concern of Small Business Owners Right Now, NFIB Survey Finds

The NFIB Small Business Optimism Index for December revealed confidence increasing modestly despite the growing concerns about inflation, with...

Rising costs add to pandemic pain for small businesses

Sharply higher costs are yet another challenge thrown at business owners by the global pandemic. The unpredictability of shipping,...

Even as many stay open, small businesses are feeling omicron’s impact

Some businesses said they have been forced to temporarily shut down because they do not have enough staff to...

Standardizing taxonomies can grease the wheels of the future’s Everything-as-a-Service

Standards - global, consistent and above all non-contentious - are now one of the most important factors in how...

9 tools to help SMBs manage business better in 2021

It's no surprise that small to mid-sized businesses were hardest hit by the pandemic in 2020, impacting all operations...

Mastercard Co-Innovates with 10 New Fintechs to Reshape the Future of Commerce with Ultrasonic Transactions, Borderless Money, Small Business Solutions and More

Mastercard has welcomed 10 fintechs from around the world to participate in its award-winning startup engagement program, Start Path....

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