How to stay awake in meetings

Chris Skinner

A long while ago, I had an early start to get to a meeting. Leaving home before sunrise, I went from subway to train to taxi, and arrived bright eyed and bushy tailed. However, as the day went on, my battery started to run dry.

How To Become A Crorepati


Watch the video to know more. ?. Want to become a crorepati? Watch this video to know how you can accumulate Rs. The post How To Become A Crorepati appeared first on BankBazaar - The Definitive Word on Personal Finance.

PODCAST: Solving Instant Payments Ubiquity Problem


Their use of mobile devices fuels the expectation that what happens on the other side of a click or a swipe will be delivered in real time — or as close to it as possible. That expectation increasingly extends to how consumers want to access their money.

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How to get rid of the legacy

Chris Skinner

It doesn’t have to happen. You can have an overlay of middleware to deal with it. You don’t need to change those old systems. And … The post How to get rid of the legacy appeared first on Chris Skinner's blog.

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How to be a Unicorn (Part Three)

Chris Skinner

He began with funding and then moved on to the issues you face once you secure that funding. In this final part, he focuses upon why it may be better to focus upon B2B2C, rather than just B2C. Marko Wenthin is contributing this week.

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Ten chairs: how to change the bank

Chris Skinner

I was in the middle of a conversation about how to change the bank, when we started talking about the boardroom issue.

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How to be a Unicorn (Part One)

Chris Skinner

Marko Wenthin, co-founder of solarisBank, recently contributed to my blog and, as a mate, has sent some great insights about starting up a FinTech firm which I thought I would share of FinTech banks last week.

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How to be a Unicorn (Part Two)

Chris Skinner

As mentioned yesterday, Marko Wenthin is contributing this week on how to become a FinTech unicorn. How to be a Unicorn (Part Two) If you manage to get some investors interested … The post How to be a Unicorn (Part Two) appeared first on Chris Skinner's blog.

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How to Increase Member Business Lending


Small Business Loans | 5 minute read Key Takeaways Credit unions' small business loans hit a record low, while small business lending continues to remain strong at big banks and community banks. Credit unions’ approval rates for small business loans dropped to 39.7% Talk to an expert.

How to make a small island a big centre for FinTech

Chris Skinner

They range from islands like Belize and Puerto Rico to Mauritius and Barbados to Bahrain and Singapore. That’s a pretty diverse … The post How to make a small island a big centre for FinTech appeared first on Chris Skinner's blog.

How to choose the right payment processor for your business

Mobile Payments Today

Choosing the right payment processor for your business, whether it be a retail shop, restaurant or service provider, is a critical decision that requires several major considerations, including security, PCI compliance, convenience and ease of use

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How To Position Loans For the Debt Averse

Banker to Banker

Research has shown that millennials are particularly reluctant to take on debt and are also teaching their kids, Gen Z, to avoid borrowing. INCREASING LOAN SALES There are many reasons why some customers are more debt-averse than others.

How To Position Loans For the Debt Adverse

Banker to Banker

Research has shown that millennials are particularly reluctant to take on debt and are also teaching their kids, Gen Z, to avoid borrowing. However, lenders need to understand how to position their loan products and provide adv

How To Move Past Artificial Intelligence #Fails


The story of artificial intelligence to this point – at least when it comes to financial institutions – is arguably more about failure than success, even as the promise of the technology continues to grow. Journey to Yes. Executives today need to see it to believe it.”

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4 Challenges with Digital Payments and How to Address Them

Mobile Payments Today

To help you along your digital payments journey, here are four key challenges that you are sure to face, and the necessary steps to take when overcoming them

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How To Pay The Millennial Workforce


Demand for instant and peer-to-peer (P2P) payments is heating up, and financial institutions (FIs) are seeking to cater to that need, knowing that if they don’t, their customers are likely to turn elsewhere. Dee p Dive: How RTP Has Changed the Bill Payments Game.

How to break free from legacy infrastructure

Insights on Business

Three years ago, a group of IBM Cloud experts, myself included, answered an important question still facing nearly every incumbent bank worldwide today: How can we rethink our architecture to better serve our customers with more innovative applications, through more agile, faster development?

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Visa On How To Use AI Responsibly


To steal a line from the Marvel Universe, “with great power comes great responsibility.”. To steal another line from the Hippocratic oath, penned centuries ago, “first, do no harm.”. Perhaps the data sets are being examined in order to protect individuals and businesses from fraud.

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How to Woo a Bank

Celent Banking

When it comes time to choose a business partner, banks will favor those who help them execute their third party risk management (TPRM) responsibilities over those who begrudgingly comply. Banker’s Guide to Third Party Risk Management, Part 1: Strategic, Complex, and Liable.

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How To Make Commerce And Payments Smarter


Grocery shopping is getting much, much smarter as the pace of innovation heats up. So are mundane, often frustrating tasks, such as moving.

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How to Mitigate Ag Lending Risks


To download the whitepaper, click here. As operational expenses and living expenses rise and commodity prices continue to decline or be flat, then cash flow generated from farm operations will not support the farm long-term. Pay strategies assess a borrower’s ability to pay back a loan.

How To ‘Moneyball’ Restaurants


National treasure Kim Kardashian has taught us all a series of invaluable lessons over the years: how to break the internet, that there is no such thing as too much eyeliner and that, if you are on the phone with Taylor Swift, the smart money is on hitting the record button. The problem is that getting to that elite status is not all that easy. There was no way I was getting in because they didn’t know me and because I am only able to get out once every three months.

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How To Trust And Verify In The Platform Economy Age


Platform economies want to make it easy for consumers to join. To illustrate: It may take a while to remember the last time you hailed a cab or rented a car on a business trip — testament to the pervasive inroads ridesharing companies have made into daily life.

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How to make your startup a success

Chris Skinner

Let’s say that it’s to make nice wooden caricatures of famous politicians. It still is, but when you go to a craft fare, the usual practice is cash only. What to do? So now you’ve moved your production to China. You have an idea.

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Fundbox CEO: How To Fix The ‘Net Terms’ Economy


Allow us to be blunt: The B2B finance and invoice settlement system is broken. Well, that’s not entirely true – things tend to work pretty well for the largest firms out there, as the largest buyers can basically set their own terms and essentially pay when they want.

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How To Accessorize Your Bank Account

Ron Shevelin

There’s a new fashion trend going on out there, but it might be one that’s hard to see–it’s people accessorizing their bank accounts

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How To Make Sure Stores Don’t Die


Among the defining endeavors of our time — at least for the worlds of payment and commerce — has been to bring brick-and-mortar retail stores into the new century. It’s a great time to be transforming retail,” Levene said.

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How To Fight Fraud Without Cheapening Consumer Experiences


And the price for a richer consumer experience online and via mobile — one of the defining trends of payments and commerce in 2019, and probably well into the 2020s — is that the code that creates those experiences often leave opening for fraudsters to exploit. Everything has a price.

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Learn About Event Live Streaming, Event Influencers to Follow, and More


This, in turn, encouraged developers to create apps and artists to try out the new tech. There is no question event live streaming is here to stay. We have one where you can learn how to live stream your event the right way. Click To Tweet. Click To Tweet.

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How to go beyond the mobile app during the transition to digital banking

Mobile Payments Today

The successful transition to mobile banking requires a seamless, intuitive user experience built into a mobile app.

How To Become A Better Trusted Advisor In Banking

Banker to Banker

IMPROVING BANK PRODUCT SALES A surge in alternative lenders and intense competition among banks has forced community bank lenders to further differentiate themselves and their institution. Many lenders are switching their professional focus from being a salesperson to being a trusted advisor.

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How To Keep Investment Platforms AML-Compliant


The global economy offers a wide range of opportunities for businesses to expand their reach, and promote their brands to new markets. What’s more, companies must also work to remain compliant with the laws in place across the different regions where they operate.

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How To Build A Global Digital Identity Network


What does it take to build a global identity network? To that end, the global identity verification firm Trulioo said on Tuesday (Sept. 17) that it has raised C$70 million in new funding to scale into its next growth phase. Perhaps that’s not the way it’s going to go after all.

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How To Succeed As A Challenger Bank

Ron Shevelin

Challenger banks need product--not just user experience--differentiation. Oh, and a marketing budget

How To Break The Disbursements Check Habit


There are many reasons for consumers to have a love/hate relationship with businesses that send them checks. There’s the unpredictability of knowing when they might arrive, as well as knowing when one will have access to those funds once they’re deposited.

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How To Motivate FinServ To Take Action On Cybersecurity


To those who understand the importance of cybersecurity, and the monumental risks that growing cyberthreats impose on organizations, safeguarding systems and data may be assumed to go hand in hand with digital transformation.

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How To Better Served The Unbanked In Nigeria


Among the biggest ongoing challenges and opportunities in payments – and a trend that will hold well into the 2020s, which are just about to start – is using mobile technology to bring more consumers into the formal financial sector. Nigerian banks don’t like to lend,” Hainy said.

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How to Motivate Lenders

Banker to Banker

It can be difficult for a community bank to attract the lending talent it needs, but we point out that many community banks are succeeding by investing in their culture and building an environment that goes beyond traditional compensation.

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How To Get Better At Bank Email Notifications and Marketing

Banker to Banker

That is not bad considering that it used to be above 25% just a couple of years ago. The work is starting to pay off. Email is one of the most effective forms of marketing we do, and the plan is to do more of it in the next year.

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How To Use Goal Gradient Rewards In Banking

Banker to Banker

Forget athletes, citizens make more donations to a charity as that charity gets closer to its fundraising goal. Put a rat in a maze, and they will speed up as they get near the end as can smell the reward.

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How to differentiate your mobile payments strategy

Mobile Payments Today

Keith McAuliffe, the general manager of the financial services sector for Solace, believes it's necessary for providers to to cultivate the right experience for individual audiences

Citi: Why And How To Bring More Collaboration To Payments


That’s only half the story when it comes to the concept of working together for the greater good. The first part , released in March, focused on global payments and corporate responses to cross-border transactions. Consumers will have access to a variety of payment methods as a result.

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How To Defend Corporate Banking Against Trojans, Malware


To that end, OneSpan said earlier in the month that Poland’s Bank Millennium has deployed OneSpan’s Cronto technology to secure transactions and enhance the corporate banking experience, tied in part to encryption.

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