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Four Ways AI Is Helping Businesses Keep Up This Festive Season

Four Ways AI Is Helping Businesses Keep Up This Festive Season ValueWalk / 22 Dec 2022   With just a few weeks left of the year, and the festive season now in full swing, online sellers and retailers are becoming more intrigued with artificial tools as a way to help them leverage the digital advantage as consumer … Continue reading Four Ways AI Is Helping Businesses Keep Up This Festive Season

Corporations are incentivized to keep wages low—worker cooperatives could help

  By David M. Brennan December 09, 2022 While the pandemic presented a host of challenges for the economy, something remarkable happened to workers who were able to maintain employment during that period: Their wages rose . . . significantly. In 2020, the median weekly wage rose $21 per week in one year. For context, … Continue reading Corporations are incentivized to keep wages low—worker cooperatives could help

Why so many companies keep messing up major layoffs

By Pavithra Mohan November 16, 2022 Even during a season of brutal layoffs, Elon Musk’s decision to unceremoniously fire half of Twitter’s workforce has been notable for its sheer audacity. In a company-wide missive announcing the layoffs on November 3—signed “Twitter”—employees were told they would be informed of their job status within the next day. … Continue reading Why so many companies keep messing up major layoffs

Amazon Issues Gloomy Forecast, But Ad Sales Keep Growing

Amazon Issues Gloomy Forecast, But Ad Sales Keep Growing by Sarah Mahoney  @mahoney_sarah, October 28, 2022   Oof. Amazon’s latest financial report sent scary shockwaves through the investor community, partly due to earnings that came in lower than expected and weakening results in its powerful Amazon Web Service division. But the real surprise came from … Continue reading Amazon Issues Gloomy Forecast, But Ad Sales Keep Growing

Customers want things faster and cheaper. Can logistics operations keep up?

By Kolawole Samuel Adebayo October 20, 2022 E-commerce, as you’ve probably heard, is surging. Buoyed by the pandemic, the sector has shown little sign of slowing down even as the world has opened back up. In fact, estimates suggest U.S. retail e-commerce sales will top $1 trillion this year, up 9.4% over 2021. The question … Continue reading Customers want things faster and cheaper. Can logistics operations keep up?

How to keep up with accelerating customer expectations: The MarTech Conference keynote

Top marketers discuss big changes underway in how consumers and B2B buyers engage with brands. Chris Wood on September 28, 2022 How can brands keep up with the fast-changing and ever-increasing customer expectations? That was the focus of top marketers in the keynote discussion kicking off Day 1 of The MarTech Conference. “The idea at … Continue reading How to keep up with accelerating customer expectations: The MarTech Conference keynote

These look like novelty Pringles-theme lights, but they’ll actually keep your office quiet

By Nate Berg   August 13, 2022 Offices are notoriously loud and distracting places, and the noise of others has long been a chief complaint among employees. The key to a quieter office may be hiding inside a can of potato chips. BuzziSpace, a Belgian furniture, acoustics, and lighting company, has just unveiled its latest … Continue reading These look like novelty Pringles-theme lights, but they’ll actually keep your office quiet

Digital life insurance took off during COVID-19. Ladder wants to keep the momentum going

By Shalene Gupta August 12, 2022   Jamie Hale, CEO and cofounder of digital life insurance firm Ladder, looks like he’s perpetually smiling. Even when he dives into statistics, there’s a smile tucked into his voice. When Hale was 11, his father passed away unexpectedly. His father’s life insurance policy meant he and his mother … Continue reading Digital life insurance took off during COVID-19. Ladder wants to keep the momentum going