Verizon Debuts Resource Hub To Help SMBs Amid Pandemic

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As small- to medium-sized businesses (SMBs) keep contending with the effects of the pandemic, Verizon Business rolled out its inaugural SMB resource hub, according to an announcement. The offering comes as a Verizon Business poll showed that “64 percent of small business owners indicated they would find a resource hub dedicated to supporting and reviving small businesses once the pandemic subsides helpful,” the announcement stated.

Chargeback Resource Guide

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No Elephant is an island- resources maketh the beast

Daily Fintech

It’s the end of 2019 and as such seems an apt time to list and appreciate the many persons who are resources for me, and surely can be resources for all. Christopher Frankland – InsurTech Partnerships at ReSource Pro, InsurTech everyman (who doesn’t know him?)

Why Digital Deposit Marketing Should Get More of Your Resources

Banker to Banker

In the last quarter, the money market world has changed, which has important implications for banks. Not only is it less competition, but the influence that money market funds have on banks is substantial, and so it means less pressure on rates. Less pricing influence means less deposit price sensitivity, which not only means rates are lower for banks, but marketing dollars go much farther.

Intelligent Process Automation: Boosting Bots with AI and Machine Learning

Across all sectors, companies are learning that they can transform their businesses by embracing Intelligent Process Automation, or IPA. With the pairing of AI and RPA, IPA adds a new layer of intelligent decision-making processes to automated RPA tasks. By automating repetitive work, and adding the ability to automate intelligent decision making, intelligent automation frees up your most valuable resources – your employees – to spend more time on higher value and more strategic work. But in order to reap the rewards of Intelligent Process Automation, organizations must first educate themselves and prepare for the adoption of IPA. In our ebook, Intelligent Process Automation: Boosting Bots with AI and Machine Learning.

LendingClub Introduces Member Center With Personal Finance Resources

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is setting up a “Member Center” that will be “chock full of resources and tools to help Americans regain control in what seems to be an uncontrollable time,” the company said in an announcement on Thursday (May 28).

10 Resource Saving Tactics While Finalizing PPPFA Workflow

Banker to Banker

This week is the first week banks could potentially take Paycheck Protection Program Forgiveness applications. However, most banks are holding off as we do not have a final application, due out this week. WHEN you release your process merits some analysis, and in this article, we discuss 10 important considerations to decide on as you finalize your process. . When to Start Your Process.

Kroger, Walgreens Pool Resources In Retail Procurement Alliance

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Kroger and Walgreens are expanding their partnership to create a new group purchasing organization (GPO) called the Retail Procurement Alliance, which will pool resources to cut costs and advance innovation, the companies said in a press release on Wednesday (Dec.

ABA Releases New Coronavirus Resources for Banks

ABA Community Banking

With banks, their customers and their employees facing unprecedented challenges associated with the 2019 novel coronavirus pandemic, ABA today published a suite of new resources for bankers to help them navigate this ever-changing situation. The post ABA Releases New Coronavirus Resources for Banks appeared first on ABA Banking Journal.

Expensify Unveils Concierge Travel With Pandemic Safety Resources

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To provide pandemic-related security functions and rescue services for corporate travelers, Expensify unveiled its Concierge Travel virtual travel assistant, according to a press release. Expensify cardholders have the ability to reserve airline travel, lodging and rental cars by chatting with a concierge on the expense management company’s platform, while all reservations come with Global Rescue services and alerts in addition to safety kits, the release states.

The Ultimate Marketing Efficiency Checklist

Here are 7 creative ways marketers can work smarter (not harder) - with the resources you already have!

And Now, a Word from Your Human Resources Leaders

Gonzobanker

Some of the Cornerstone team spent two days in roundtables recently with human resources leaders from banks and credit unions. Here are some major themes that surfaced in the meetings: The delivery/experience issues financial institutions face with their customers are very much like what human resources deals with internally. Human resources must automate redundant tasks being done by internal staff and get employees to use good self-service tools.

How to navigate technology choices: New resource available

Abrigo

Help navigating tech choices Sageworks, a financial information company, recently released a resource to help firms navigate technology choices and ensure that what they select meets their needs. There’s a reason many people wait until their mobile phone is hopelessly outdated before getting a newer version. Technology change can be overwhelming.

Stripe Says Developers Are Economy’s Most Precious Resource

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Developers, Johnson told Webster, are precious resources because they are scarce. However, she said, the reality is that they are phasing out in favor of developer-focused alternatives like Stripe because, at some point, legacy systems are costing too much of a precious resource. “To Though it’s critical to keep up with and be responsive to technological advances to build and maintain developer relationships and resources, Johnson noted, it’s not enough by itself.

CFPB issues policy statement on compliance resources

CFPB Monitor

In the Supplementary Information accompanying the Policy Statement, the Bureau gives examples of compliance resources it has previously released.

The 2019 Technographic Data Report for B2B Sales Organizations

In this report, ZoomInfo substantiates the assertion that technographic data is a vital resource for sales teams. In fact, the majority of respondents agree—with 72.3% reporting that technographic data is either somewhat important or very important to their organization. The reason for this is simple—sales teams value technographic data because it makes essential selling activities easier and more efficient.

Grasshopper’s Shure on enhancing access to resources for startup founders

Bank Innovation

Grasshopper Bank, a New York City-based digital bank geared toward startups, is focusing on pain points for founders, who usually have a heightened awareness of user experiences. According to Jeremy Shure, who was appointed global head of Grasshopper’s early-stage practice last month, the banking industry hasn’t adequately met the needs of founders. Shure, who previously […].

The Human Resources ‘Build or Buy’ Issue for 2018

Gonzobanker

At two recent gatherings, Cornerstone Executive Roundtable of human resources executives, this question was asked: “What are the most difficult jobs to fill and keep right now?” The post The Human Resources ‘Build or Buy’ Issue for 2018 appeared first on Gonzobanker. “On applications, where it asks if you’ve ever committed a felony, I like to write in, ‘Is lying on an application a felony?’”. Guy Endore-Kaiser.

Voice payments get mainstream resources but niche adoption

Payments Source

The potential for voice payments is massive and drawing significant attention from developers. But limited use suggests it's not ready for prime time. PayThink Conference Internet of things Biometrics Digital payments

How can compliance grow—despite fewer resources?

Accenture

As we’ve seen in my previous two posts, compliance leaders are in a balancing act. The results of Accenture’s 2016 Compliance Risk Study show increasing demands on compliance, but also a leveling of growth when it comes to the function’s. Read more. Managing Risk Featured Bank compliance Compliance risk

2020 Database Strategies and Contact Acquisition Survey Report

As buyer expectations continue to heighten, marketing and sales teams are feeling pressured to deliver authentic messaging to buyers at every point of their customer journey. This report aims to highlight the current state of B2B database and contact acquisition strategies, and organizations’ goals to leverage data to fuel their go-to-market strategies in 2020 and beyond.

What Community Banks Can Learn from Latest Wells Fargo Human Resources Issues

Banking Exchange

The bank is still under fire by regulators due to issues surrounding incentives Community Banking Human Resources Feature Feature3. 1Community Banking

Classroom Instruction Resources Of The Week

Bobsguide

Each week, I publish a post or two containing three or four particularly useful resources on classroom instruction, and you can see them all here. You might also be interested in The Best Articles (& Blog Posts) Offering Practical Advice & Resources To Teachers In 2016 – Part Tw o and The Best Resources On Class Instruction In 2017 – Part Two. I’m adding it to The Best Resources For Learning About The Importance Of Prior Knowledge (& How To Activate It).

ABA Releases New Resources to Help Bankers Navigate Core Platform Marketplace

ABA Community Banking

ABA’s banker-led Core Platforms Committee today released several new resources to help bankers navigate the core provider marketplace. The post ABA Releases New Resources to Help Bankers Navigate Core Platform Marketplace appeared first on ABA Banking Journal. ABA Banking Journal Podcast Community Banking Newsbytes Technology ABA news Core processing Fintech

FCA data underlines need for flexible resourcing

Bobsguide

For those who’ve seen it, complaints data published by the FCA for H1 2018 doesn’t make pleasant reading for banks and other financial providers. The total number of complaints reached a record level of 4.13 million, a 10% increase on the previous six months. This was the fourth

PCI Council Creates New Cyberattack Resources For SMBs

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Aiming to help small businesses protect themselves from payment data theft, the PCI Security Standards Council Small Merchant Taskforce announced Thursday (July 7) that it has developed a suite of payment protection resources geared toward small businesses. The resources are created with simple diagrams and everyday language to take the complexity out of it for small business owners.

Powering-Up Tools: Your Education Resources

Independent Banker

The courses are designed to help community bankers build a strong foundation in eight key areas of bank operations: compliance security, management, information technology, customer service and sales, teller training, human resources and health and safety. Additionally, more than 10,000 community bank directors rely on resources delivered through the Bank Director Program. IB: What Community Banker University resources should member community banks check out?

The 2019 CUSO Resource Guide for Fintechs

William Mills

While many in the credit union industry already work with – or are at least familiar with – CUSOs, others are unfamiliar with the CUSO landscape and why it is important to their business. Former NCUA Chairman Dennis Dollar told CUtoday , “Some of the most progressive credit unions in the country are sharing risk, expanding services and dramatically increasing their non-interest income through strategic CUSO investments.” Many CUSOs offer multiple services to credit unions and their members.

Millennials: An Untapped Resource to Drive Success

ForwardBanker

The post Millennials: An Untapped Resource to Drive Success appeared first on Deluxe FS. With millennials poised to outpace baby boomers as the largest generation and expected to represent 50 percent of the workforce by 2020, it’s more vital now than ever to prepare your millennial employees for the leadership roles ahead. The finance industry has long struggled to attract—and retain—this coveted generation, many of whom joined the workforce.

Powering-Up Tools: Your Advocacy Resources

Independent Banker

The association designed the website to be a member’s primary source for community bank advocacy information and resources. ICBA’s daily morning newsletter is a primary resource for community bankers to learn about breaking news and the latest policy developments in Washington. IB: Which ICBA advocacy resources should community banks be using? Other resources to follow closely are action alerts via email and free member publications.

Key SBA Form, Plus New ABA Resources on Paycheck Protection Program, Now Available

ABA Community Banking

The post Key SBA Form, Plus New ABA Resources on Paycheck Protection Program, Now Available appeared first on ABA Banking Journal.

UBS and Deutsche Bank Mishaps Prove Value of Strong Communications and Human Resources Departments

Banking Exchange

A bank’s business can hinge on one slip of the tongue Management Bank Performance Human Resources Feature Feature3. 1Management

Powering-Up Tools: Your Membership Resources

Independent Banker

The ICBA Community Bank Career Center is the community banking industry’s resource for online employment connections. This easy-to-use resource is designed to help community banks recruit the most qualified professionals in the industry. An interview with Paul McGuire, ICBA’s executive vice president, national solutions group. Meet ICBA’s Membership Contact. Paul McGuire. Email: paul.mcguire@icba.org. Phone: (800) 422-8439.

Compliance resource drain holding back capital markets innovation

Bobsguide

Firms “completely consumed” by solving regulatory projects are holding back proper back office innovation in capital markets, according to Alastair Rutherford senior advisor for Nomura Research Institute. Speaking at an industry event in London this week, he argued that when companies

As Dorian Threatens SE Coast, ABA Offers Preparedness Resources

ABA Community Banking

With Hurricane Dorian bringing hurricane and tropical storm conditions to Florida's coastline this morning and threatening other coastal areas as it moves north, ABA is reminding bankers and state bankers associations of several resources to help with incident response and crisis communications. . The post As Dorian Threatens SE Coast, ABA Offers Preparedness Resources appeared first on ABA Banking Journal.

HR Tech Market Map: 145+ Startups Reinventing Human Resources

CB Insights

Globally, human resources technology now represents a $148B opportunity, according to CB Insights’ market sizing tool. The post HR Tech Market Map: 145+ Startups Reinventing Human Resources appeared first on CB Insights Research HR departments are increasingly implementing software to modernize their recruiting, talent, and administrative processes. As a result, the total addressable market for HR tech startups continues to grow.