You May Want to Reconsider Doubting the Disruptive Force Called Technology and the Innovators Behind it

Take a moment to visualize these things: Telephone Television Record player Brick and mortar retailers Hotels Banks Wealth Management Firms Watches Encyclopedia Brittanica Books Public Libraries Computer Now allow your mind to journey through the transformation and evolution of these items and entities. Encyclopedia Brittanica There have been major improvements and for the most part, … Continue reading You May Want to Reconsider Doubting the Disruptive Force Called Technology and the Innovators Behind it

41% of Small Businesses Lack an Emergency Backup Plan

Leading small business finance company Reliant Funding surveyed small business owners to gain insight into sentiments on operations, business growth, business health and primary investment plans for 2018. The survey also revealed how they managed debt and savings, as well as their sentiment on alternative finance providers. According to the survey, 41 percent of business owners report they do … Continue reading 41% of Small Businesses Lack an Emergency Backup Plan

An App That Puts High-Tech Power Into the Hands of Low-Tech Business Professionals

Tech Treats, LLC empowers business owners with no technological skills to engage effectively with their audience in a high-tech environment. Through creating videos and mobile-friendly websites and helping business owners to create Facebook Messenger chatbots (within a few hours with no coding required) and mobile apps, Tech Treats ensures that small- to medium-sized businesses keep and maintain … Continue reading An App That Puts High-Tech Power Into the Hands of Low-Tech Business Professionals

Has a Company Emailed You Personal Information That Does Not Belong to You?

Imagine receiving numerous emails from a company but the content of these emails clearly show that you are not the intended recipient. As you look closer you realize that the content is personal information belonging to the company's customers. Somehow the company inadvertently sent the emails to you because your email address contains all or … Continue reading Has a Company Emailed You Personal Information That Does Not Belong to You?

Equifax Profits Fall and Expected to Continue to Fall Due to Hacking Crisis

Equifax's massive data breach has prompted some customers to hold back business which has directly impacted the company's profits. Equifax reported lower quarterly profit and their quarterly revenue missed their targets. More than 145 million people were compromised by this breach that has led to investigations in all 50 states, a federal criminal probe, and … Continue reading Equifax Profits Fall and Expected to Continue to Fall Due to Hacking Crisis

Apple VP of Diversity and Inclusion Denise Young Smith is Leaving End-of-Year

Apple’s first-ever Vice President of Diversity and Inclusion, Denise Young Smith, is leaving Apple at the end of this year. After more than 20 years with the company, but only six months in her current position, Ms. Young Smith will be transitioning out of her role at the tech giant and transitioning over to Cornell Tech, … Continue reading Apple VP of Diversity and Inclusion Denise Young Smith is Leaving End-of-Year

Hard Lessons Learned Fast: When Growing Your Business Too Fast Takes a Wrong Turn

Business owners are oftentimes also big dreamers and with those big dreams comes visions of growth--more and more products and services offered to more people, and more team members to serve those customers. New business owners seek fast growth to penetrate markets that they know their competition will try aggressively to create barriers. If they … Continue reading Hard Lessons Learned Fast: When Growing Your Business Too Fast Takes a Wrong Turn