How to stay awake in meetings

Chris Skinner

A long while ago, I had an early start to get to a meeting. By mid-afternoon, with lunch firmly … The post How to stay awake in meetings appeared first on Chris Skinner's blog.

Hecklers Taunt Wells CEO During Annual Meeting

PYMNTS

Wells Fargo ‘s interim CEO faced critics at the company’s annual meeting in Dallas. One of the wonderful things about shareholder democracy in this country is that we have meetings like this,” Parker said.

Kubernetes Meets Big Data

Dataconomy

The post Kubernetes Meets Big Data appeared first on Dataconomy. Organizations yearn order and simplicity over chaos and confusion, but the data-driven era we live in challenges these desires on a daily basis.

Global Security Officials Meet To Discuss 5G Security

PYMNTS

The meeting was attended by representatives from 30 European Union and NATO countries, as well as Japan, Germany and Australia. The conclusions drawn from the meeting would be mostly informal, as some countries are still debating the technology at home.

Fintech and Blockchain: Where Silicon Alley Meets Hyperconverged Infrastructure

Bank Innovation

You may not have heard of the term “Silicon Alley,” but I am sure you are aware of the game-changing financial technology that is emanating from it. Silicon Alley” was initially coined in the mid-1990s as a way to group media startups housed around the Flatiron neighborhood of Manhattan.

Meet Facebook Libra’s Founding Architects

PYMNTS

As payments become smarter, they will require a new underlying ecosystem to support them.

When Delivery Meets Farm-To-Table Produce And Artisanal Goods

PYMNTS

The company has a minimum order of $28, and consumers can select any items to meet the minimums except for meat, milk and eggs. To offer local goods and artisan goods through the help of eCommerce, online platforms are connecting consumers with producers.

Meet Alexandra Aguilar

Coopera

If you were to meet me you may not realize that I have a hearing disability and wear hearing aids. Alexandra Aguilar, an incoming senior at Iowa State University this fall, recently joined Coopera as a summer intern in marketing. This column is the latest in our getting-to-know-you series.

Amazon Meets Privately With Sellers At CES

PYMNTS

While Alexa is a huge presence at this year’s Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas, Amazon has been using the popular gathering for another purpose – an opportunity to meet with third-party sellers and promote a new seller support service called marketplace growth.

The bank calls for an Open Banking meeting

Chris Skinner

The bank calls for an Open Banking meeting. The post The bank calls for an Open Banking meeting appeared first on Chris Skinner's blog. I posted this on twitter earlier and it’s proven so popular that I thought I would share with all.

Meet Perficient’s Chief Strategists: Scott Albahary

Perficient Financial Servies

Financial Services Strategy Banking blockchain technology Chief Strategist Customer-centric banking digital transformation FinTech Meet Our Chief Strategists strategy wealth managementThrilling our clients with innovation and impact – it’s not just rhetoric.

AfDB 2019 Annual Meetings set for Malabo, Equatorial Guinea

Bankelele

The African Development Bank, the leading development finance institution on the continent, has announced that it will hold its 2019 series of annual meetings from 11 to 14 June in Malabo. The post AfDB 2019 Annual Meetings set for Malabo, Equatorial Guinea appeared first on Bankelele.

IoT Meets Yoga Pants

PYMNTS

Pants. Most people wear them at some point, but few of us spend much time wondering if pants are living up to their fullest potential. We can safely say that pants have lived up to their minimum commitment as a garment — they do a great job of covering one’s lower half, for example — but even that definition is up in the air as pop icon Kim Kardashian proudly demonstrates here. So what does it mean for pants to be doing their best work?

India Turns To Foreign Lenders To Meet SMB Capital Need

PYMNTS

billion in credit to the nation’s small businesses, a possible sign that India’s current financial services sector is unable to meet the demand for small and medium-sized business (SMB) financing.

Indian Economists Meet With Central Bank About Slowdown

PYMNTS

Most of the participants said that monetary policy needs to do the heavy lifting to boost growth, as there was no space for fiscal expansion,” a person at the meeting said. Das, unlike previous governors, seems to be more communicative, dialogue-driven and open to larger meetings.

Biometrics Meets Blockchain

PYMNTS

HYPR, a biometrics security firm, and BitGo, a bitcoin security platform, joined in a partnership to bring biometric authentication to the blockchain space. The BitGo-HYPR partnership is designed to enable a seamless customer experience and fulfill security needs.

When Conversational AI Meets The QSR Drive-Thru

PYMNTS

Meet Pavlok, Wearable Payments Newcomer

Bank Innovation

Did you catch the season finale of Shark Tank last week? Yikes. For those who didn’t: the product pitched in the above episode, Pavlok, is a wearable device that uses zaps, taps, beeps and vibrations to train the human mind out of bad habits, such as smoking, nail biting or Read More.

Virtual Membership Meeting

Keith Leggett's Credit Union Watch

Earlier this year, the Washington-state Division of Credit Unions issued an interpretive letter on virtual membership meeting. The state credit union regulator stated that a Washington credit union may not conduct an annual membership meeting or special membership meeting as a virtual meeting without simultaneously conducting an in-person meeting. Annual Meeting Bylaws Credit Union Practices State Regulator

Flipkart, Amazon Scramble To Meet New India eCommerce Rules

PYMNTS

Flipkart, the Walmart-owned Indian eCommerce player, and Amazon’s Indian unit are having a tough time meeting the deadlines under new eCommerce laws in the country.

Meet Ben, An AI-Based Bitcoin Friend

PYMNTS

Much has been written about buying bitcoin in specific, and cryptocurrency in general. Whether it’s investing or gambling, whether it’s a good idea or immoral – no ink has been spared in uncovering every angle on cryptocurrency and what its purchase and sale will mean for the future of money. With one, curious exception, as Ben, Inc. co-founder and CEO Miguel Kudry noted in an interview with PYMNTS.

Business As Usual For North Korean Hackers Despite Trump Meeting

PYMNTS

At the same time that President Trump was meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong-un, hackers in North Korea continued to attack U.S. and European companies, reported the New York Times.

Scenic Advisement’s Leung: Banks aren’t meeting private tech’s needs

Bank Innovation

The growth of capital in play in the private market is changing how private companies, particularly tech startups, find liquidity in the race to go public. Exits of firms like Uber, Lyft and Slack have made 2019 something of a banner year for initial public offerings.

American Express, InComm Holdings Meet to Strategize Prepaid Partnership

Bank Innovation

EXCLUSIVE – Atlanta-based InComm Holdings and American Express will meet today to discuss next steps for their recently announced partnership on Amex’s prepaid card business, InComm President Phil Graves told Bank Innovation.

SMB Lender BlueVine On Track to Meet Target Financing

Bank Innovation

We feel very confident on meeting our annual goal,” Eyal Lifshitz, […]. Small business lender BlueVine is on track for originating its target of $500 million by end of 2017. It might even exceed that number.

Payroll Numbers Meet Expectations

PYMNTS

The hiring trend in the private sector managed to keep chugging on for a bit, showing in March that strength in the United States job market has not been derailed by slowdowns elsewhere across the globe.

Meet the New Technologies Demoing at Bank Innovation 2017

Bank Innovation

Companies from a wide range of fintech are finalists in the demo contest at Bank Innovation 2017, the event announced today. The finalists were chosen from applicants from around the world. A total of 12 companies will demo at Bank Innovation. The winning startup will be named Best in Show.

We need to talk: Meet IBM SPM this summer in Europe

Insights on Business

If you’re reading this, then the chances are that you’re already aware that Sales Performance Management can be something of a niche subject within organizations, often only truly understood by a handful of people such as yourself perhaps.

Meet Canadian Bank BMO’s Virtual Assistant BMO Bolt

Bank Innovation

EXCLUSIVE – Welcome BMO Bolt, Bank of Montreal’s virtual assistant on social media platform Facebook Messenger. The bot, announced today, was created in partnership with conversational banking technology company Finn.AI. BMO customers shouldn't get too excited about handing over control of their financial lives to the bot yet, though. This chatbot provides only unauthenticated information,Read More.

My Money My Future’s Ortega on meeting the needs of underserved customers

Bank Innovation

Ramona Ortega, founder and CEO of personal finance platform My Money My Future, developed an interest in personal money management issues while working as a corporate attorney in New York.

Starbucks’ Traffic Booster? Outlook Meetings

PYMNTS

users to set up meetings at nearby Starbucks stores. The new tool called “Meet at Starbucks” lets users run an in-app search that utilizes their location to find the nearest store and choose it as a location for their upcoming meeting. The functionality, however, doesn’t require a user to have a Starbucks account for setting up a meeting, Chain Store Age reported. Starbucks has found a new solution to every Outlook user’s coffee needs.

Meeting Millenials’ Payment Expectations

Let's Talk Payments

The concept of millennial marketing is nothing new. Generation marketing is based on the assumption that each generation possesses different values and behaviors, which affect consumption habits. One area this. Commerce Fintech Insights Payments Asia Europe insights US

The Farmers Market Meets The Digital Age With eCommerce Platforms

PYMNTS

To meet that need, the company is taking an age-old concept into the digital age. “We’re Some entrepreneurs are inspired by their backgrounds to develop marketplace solutions for agriculture.

IBM Cloud offers Immutable Object Storage to help Finance industry meet records retention

Insights on Business

Capturing of Audit Logs to assist in meeting regulatory requirements are enabled on demand.

Watson at Work at IBM Think: Meeting compliance through cognitive computing

Insights on Business

We asked David what are the biggest challenges in regulation, and how he thinks to tackle them: “The answer to meet the ongoing challenges of being compliant is to intelligently and methodically connect your internal controls to the external, dynamic regulatory environment.

Scenic Advisement’s Leung: Banks aren’t meeting private tech’s needs

Bank Innovation

The growth of capital in play in the private market is changing how private companies, particularly tech startups, find liquidity in the race to go pu.

The Farmers Market Meets The Digital Age With eCommerce Platforms

PYMNTS

To meet that need, the company is taking an age-old concept into the digital age. “We’re Some entrepreneurs are inspired by their backgrounds to develop marketplace solutions for agriculture.

Meet the PAL Graduates: Tasleembanu Halai

Perficient Financial Servies

Meet Tasleembanu Halai , a Technical Consultant from Perficient, and recent PAL graduate. If you are familiar with Pivotal and its multi-cloud platform, Pivotal Cloud Foundry , you may also have heard about the Platform Acceleration Lab training.

Meet YoCoin: The Bitcoin Alternative

PYMNTS

There’s another digital currency in town, and its name is YoCoin. The question is: Can YoCoin give bitcoin a run for its money? We’ll have to wait and see. But YoCoin is pitching itself as a “new cryptocurrency with mainstream appeal.” ” “Unlike most of the alternative cryptocurrencies, YoCoin is a decentralized, peer-to-peer digital currency based on the Scrypt mining algorithm, making it far more accessible than bitcoin is when it comes to mining.

Meet “The Airbnb of Warehouse Space”

PYMNTS

There’s a ton of warehouse space in the United States today: about 14.5 billion square feet, according to Jonathan Rosenthal, chairman and co-founder of Warehouse Exchange. But that’s not the shocker, he told Karen Webster in this week’s Matchmaker. According to Rosenthal, the amount of space that goes unused on any given day is 4 billion square feet, or roughly 30 percent. And that’s just the U.S. — the stats in Asia are even worse, with as much as half of all warehouse space sitting unused.

Coffee Meets Bagel Discloses Users’ Information Was Breached

PYMNTS

Coffee Meets Bagel , the online dating site, disclosed on Thursday (Feb. According to a report in The Verge , citing an email that Coffee Meets Bagel sent to users earlier this week, the company said people who signed up before May of 2018 may have had their personal data lifted. Coffee Meets Bagel urged users to be vigilant in the wake of the hack. “As 14) that it was hacked.

Meet Ceba, Commonwealth Bank of Australia’s AI-Powered Chatbot

Bank Innovation

The Commonwealth Bank of Australia today unveiled its own chatbot, called Ceba, that performs more than 200 banking tasks, including activating cards, paying bills, receiving bank statements, and more. Check out the video of how Ceba works. Ceba will first be rolled out to 6.2 million NetBank and CommBank app users in the coming weeks and […]. Exclusive Innovations Online artificial intelligence chatbots Mobile banking online banking

How accountants can conduct consultative client meetings

Abrigio

Katie Tolin, past president of the Association for Accounting Marketing (AAM) and founder of CPA Growth Guides LLC , notes that when accountants understand how to conduct consultative meetings, they can secure and grow revenue streams while the client achieves business goals.