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Why You Fail to Compel Your Dream Client to Change

At the end of every year, sales leaders and sales managers direct their salespeople to close strong, to win every deal they can, and to be creative in pushing deals across the line. “Pushing” isn’t a very good word in sales, as it is likely to cause the one being pushed to push back or to walk away. A better word is “compel,” but even that word also comes with a set of problems. Some companies believe they should offer a discount for taking action now, a tactic that sometimes works. One well-kno...
Tags: Sales, Usa Today, Sales 3.0


How retailers are using mobile AR to blend the online and in-store shopping journeys

This is a preview of a research report from Business Insider Intelligence, Business Insider's premium research service. To learn more about Business Insider Intelligence,   click here. The mobile augmented reality (AR) market is quickly becoming primed for the retail space. By blending the online and in-store shopping journeys, mobile AR promises to provide an immersive digital shopping experience unlike anything shoppers have seen before. Mobile AR is one of the most coveted technologies for i...
Tags: Apple, Google, Facebook, Trends, Snapchat, Ar, Business Insider Intelligence, Arcore, Business Insider Intelligence Business Insider


2 Things People Are Doing Less Often: Paying by Check, and Wearing Suits

And those trends are key to a couple of business highlights this week.
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No Trump Slump for New Zealanders to the United States

United States tourism group Brand USA says the country's controversial president isn't deterring visitors.The New Zealand market is strong, with the 3 per cent increase in visitors to about 300,000 over the last year. ''New Zealand... [Author: [email protected]]
Tags: Business, United States, New Zealand, Brand Usa


Christopher Niesche: Oz watchdog's move is a huge threat to Facebook and Google

Out of every hundred dollars spent on digital advertising in Australia, $47 goes to Google and $21 goes to Facebook, leaving just $32 for every other social media site, search engine and news site to compete over.And when Australians... [Author: [email protected]]
Tags: Google, Facebook, Business, Australia, Christopher Niesche


Mileage tax deduction rates for 2019 bumped up a bit

Welcome to Part 10 of the ol' blog's 2019 series on tax inflation adjustments. This final part of the annual inflation tweaks focuses on vehicle mileage rates.You can find links to all 2019 inflation postsin the  series' first item: income tax brackets and rates . Note: The 2019 figures apply to 2019 returns that are due in April 2020. For comparison purposes, you'll also find 2018 amounts to be used in filing this year's 2018 tax return due April 15, 2019. If your job requires you to be...
Tags: Taxes, Agi, Irs, Congressional, U S Armed Forces


Why Markel's Regulator Worries Are Probably Minor

Investors got spooked when the insurer said that it was hiring outside counsel to conduct a review in response to regulators' inquiries.
Tags: Finance, Article, FBN, Markel, Motley Fool, Fbn/markets, Fox-business/markets, 2198decd-cd81-5812-bb21-90be51bb8df8


Executive's arrest, security worries stymie Huawei's reach

BEIJING (AP) — While a Huawei executive faces possible U.S. charges over trade with Iran, the Chinese tech giant's ambition to be a leader in next-generation telecoms is colliding with security worries abroad.Australia and New Zealand... [Author: [email protected]]
Tags: Business, Australia, Iran, Ap, Beijing, New Zealand, Huawei


Security worries hobble ambitions of China tech giant Huawei

BEIJING (AP) — While a Huawei executive faces possible U.S. charges over trade with Iran, the Chinese tech giant's ambition to be a leader in next-generation telecoms is colliding with security worries abroad.Australia and New Zealand... [Author: [email protected]]
Tags: Business, Australia, China, Iran, Ap, Beijing, New Zealand, Huawei


Visa Sets Its Sights on $33 Trillion Worth of Checking

The new product it's offering businesses could significantly speed up and simplify payments.
Tags: Finance, Article, FBN, Motley Fool, Fbn/markets, Fox-business/markets, E8d3e984-f6dd-5299-b1a2-a072d1ccd9c0


Holidays Act nightmare: 34,000 workers paid out $18.9m so far

It's time businesses took a hard look at the job of their often low-paid and overwhelmed payroll staff, says a top employment lawyer, as New Zealand continues to grapple with the nightmare of historical holiday leave underpayments.Ernst... [Author: [email protected]]
Tags: Business, New Zealand, Ernst


5 Online Professionals Chime in on 2019

The new year is well on its way to being here. Before we know it, it’s going to be 2019. For all of you out there are are affiliate marketers, freelancers, digital marketing professional, and the rest of what I like to call “my tribe”, the times they are a changin’. We’ve seen the online world going under some serious changes over the last ten and even five years. So what’s in store for 2019? Some of the people in my tribe have given some insight and speculation into what they think we’ll see ta...
Tags: Business, Marketing


How Bad Does It Look for Tailored Brands?

The apparel retailer’s market cap got taken in by 30% on Thursday.
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SPEED TO KNOWLEDGE: The Curious Roots of Micro-Learning

Being the first to come up with a good idea does not always make the path to success easy. In fact, often, it's quite the opposite. For example, the idea of micro-learning may be all the rage these days, but it wasn't always that way. In fact, the company that created the first micro learning programs, AthenaOnline, was kicked out of quite a few offices for even proposing the idea. The idea of micro-learning -- bite-sized bits of knowledge that are easy to digest and understand -- has been...
Tags: Innovation


Tech Stocks This Week: Apple Slides, Roku Gets Slammed, and More

Analysts lower their outlook for Apple and Roku as Facebook impresses with stats on Facebook Watch.
Tags: Apple, Facebook, Finance, Article, Roku, FBN, Motley Fool, Fbn/markets, Fox-business/markets, 5da62753-8672-5752-8f9f-f82379ba902b


Investigations look at Trump's life from all angles

WASHINGTON (AP) — Investigations now entangle Donald Trump's White House, campaign, transition, inauguration, charity and business. For Trump, the political, the personal and the deeply personal are all under examination.Less than... [Author: [email protected]]
Tags: Business, Washington, White House, Ap, Donald Trump, Trump


Almost every part of Trump's life is under investigation

WASHINGTON (AP) — Investigations now entangle Donald Trump's White House, campaign, transition, inauguration, charity and business. For Trump, the political, the personal and the deeply personal are all under examination.Less than... [Author: [email protected]]
Tags: Business, Washington, White House, Ap, Donald Trump, Trump


How Big of a Threat Are Cable Companies to Wireless Carriers?

Comcast, Charter, and Altice are all coming after the big four.
Tags: Finance, Article, Comcast, FBN, Motley Fool, Fbn/markets, Fox-business/markets, 0518a3a6-85ba-5b30-9bd6-c83e5b15eb03


22% of Americans Are Cutting Back This Holiday Season. Here's Why You Should Do the Same

Before you overspend in the coming weeks, ask yourself whether that money could be put to better use.
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Manufacturer bankrolls big industrial development for Cambridge

New Zealand aluminium door and window profile sector leader Architectural Profiles Limited is to invest more than $250 million in an expansion that will create a 57ha business and industrial estate near Cambridge.APL, currently... [Author: [email protected]]
Tags: Business, New Zealand, Cambridge, APL, Architectural Profiles Limited


How the Logistics Industry Works

Between spiking online shopping, tariff-driven inventory debacles, USPS rate increases, and more, the logistics world is getting more complicated.
Tags: Finance, Article, Usps, FBN, Motley Fool, Fbn/markets, Fox-business/markets, Aa9d0fea-9260-5d67-b177-803d11bdbb39, Logistics Industry Works


HR Trends to Watch for in 2019

HR trends affect everyone both inside and outside of work. Because people either want to improve their own career path or recruit those that can do it for them. During the past twelve months a lot has happened and a lot has changed in the HR world. So let’s take our collective heads out of the day-by-day HR sand to gaze into the distance at some of the likely HR trends coming down the road for 2019. The twists and turns of the Trump administration have given HR managers great pause to think thi...
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Three ways Facebook and other social media companies could clean up their acts

Facebook is in crisis mode, but the company can take major steps to fix itself – and the global community it says it wants to promote. Facebook founder, CEO and majority shareholder Mark Zuckerberg need not wait for governments... [Author: [email protected]]
Tags: Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg, Business


Traveling a Lot in Retirement? Plan for This Extra Expense

Hint: It's not those hidden baggage fees.
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Which Macs are compatible with MacOS Mojave?

Is your computer ready for Apple's big Mojave update? Here's what you need to know about MacOS Mojave compatibility, what Macs can successful download Mojave, and the requirements you need to know about. The post Which Macs are compatible with MacOS Mojave? appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Apple, Mac, Trends, Computing, Compatibility, Mojave, macOS, Macos Mojave


10 Do’s and Don’ts of Email Marketing

In today’s advanced digital network, email marketing is the best way to remain popular in the minds of existing customers while coping up with the potential leads. Strong and effective email marketing tactics grow brand awareness as well as help in spreading out a word about the content and company related news. Email lists frame an exceptionally basic piece of any email marketing. Such lists are amazingly valuable as they can help in transforming endeavors into a fruitful investment. With ru...
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3 Top Growth Stocks to Buy in December

These three businesses offer above-average growth opportunities for long-term investors.
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Forget Royal Dutch Shell, Enbridge Is a Better Dividend Stock

While both these energy giants offer investors high dividend yields, Enbridge’s payout is on a firmer foundation.
Tags: Finance, Article, Enbridge, FBN, Motley Fool, Fbn/markets, Fox-business/markets, A30c1157-9530-5e3c-a840-e02a896d297b, Forget Royal Dutch Shell Enbridge


Rocket Lab launches second commercial payload from Mahia today

Rocket Lab's second commercial payload has launched from its launch pad on the Mahia Peninsula.The mission will put 13 tiny satellites into low-Earth orbit for Nasa, and will be the first time the US government agency booked out... [Author: [email protected]]
Tags: Business, US, Nasa, Mahia, Mahia Peninsula


Rocket Lab gears up for another launch attempt from Mahia today

Rocket Lab is gearing up for its second commercial today from its launch pad on the Mahia Peninsula.The mission will loft 13 tiny satellites into low-Earth orbit for Nasa, and will make the first time the US government agency booked... [Author: [email protected]]
Tags: Business, US, Nasa, Mahia, Mahia Peninsula



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