Five Ways To Transform Your Email Marketing

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Five Ways To Transform Your Email MarketingFinTech

by Forbes on July 23, 2014 with 0 comments

By Charles Gaudet Given how much email has changed over the last decade, are you still making your email marketing work for you? As you strategically approach your email marketing, consider the fact that 66 percent of consumers have made a purchase as a direct result of an email marketing message. Email is an easy-to-set-up, low-cost and high-return …

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Are We Ready For The Coding Revolution?

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Are We Ready For The Coding Revolution?FinTech, Technology

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It is one of the biggest changes in teaching IT since computers first entered the classroom, but there are concerns over whether we’re really ready for the coding revolution. So far, the drive to teach coding skills in schools has largely been led by volunteers and after-school clubs, such as Code.org and Codecademy in the …

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Premortems Prevent Clusterfugs: Plan for Disaster to Avoid It

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Premortems Prevent Clusterfugs: Plan for Disaster to Avoid ItFinTech

by Matt Stone on July 22, 2014 with 0 comments

We’ve all heard the adage “hindsight is 20/20,” but what if you could enjoy the benefits of hindsight before starting a project at work? To use another well-known saying, “An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure.” As Rao and Sutton say in their book, Scaling Up Excellence, “Premortems spur participants to use …

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How to Succeed as an Introverted Financial Planner

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How to Succeed as an Introverted Financial PlannerFinTech

by ThinkAdvisor on July 21, 2014 with 0 comments

Over the past century in the U.S. and much of the western world we have witnessed the rise of the “Culture of Personality” where we focus on how others perceive us. The extroverted ideals of charisma, salesmanship and an outgoing nature are celebrated as key traits of leadership, and introverts are…well, encouraged to be more …

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Big Bang Disruption: The End (and the Beginning) of Financial Services

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Big Bang Disruption: The End (and the Beginning) of Financial ServicesFinTech, Technology

by Forbes on July 18, 2014 with 0 comments

Was music ever not going to be delivered digitally? Will cars never drive themselves? Will buildings somehow avoid becoming connected and automated? Today, even the most mature industries are being transformed by disruptive innovations that enter the market both better and cheaper than current offerings—the Big Bang Disruptors. But these disruptions are not without warning …

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