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PayPal CEO Dan Schulman Debuts ‘Never Stand Still’ Podcast Season 4

PayPal president and CEO Dan Schulman has launched the fourth season of his podcast “Never Stand Still” on Tuesday, Nov. 30, with the first episode theme being “leading with purpose.” A new episode will drop every following Tuesday, amounting to 13 episodes total. The podcast explores some of the guiding principles Schulman has learned in […]
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Most Americans support CEOs speaking out on inequality, racism, and diversity, new survey shows

PayPal CEO Dan Schulman has become an outspoken advocate for leaders paying their workers fair wages.Evan Agostini/AP 63% of Americans believe CEOs "have a responsibility to take a stand" on societal issues. That's according to a recent poll conducted by the nonprofit research firm JUST Capital. The survey found Americans support CEOs speaking out on climate change and income inequality.  Since the summer of 2020, there's been debate in the business and political community over ...
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You'll be able to use Venmo to buy stuff on Amazon starting from next year, PayPal says

Starting in 2022, Venmo users can pay for Amazon purchases with their Venmo accounts. fizkes/Getty Images PayPal, which owns payment app Venmo, said Monday it struck a deal with Amazon. From 2022, Venmo users will be able to buy things on Amazon using Venmo. This marks the end of a deal with eBay which blocked Venmo from doing business with competitors. Popular mobile payment app Venmo is teaming up with Amazon.Venmo's parent company PayPal announced during its Q3 earnings call Monday ...
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PayPal's CEO says his father is the leader he most admires, teaching him the value of humility and listening

Evan Agostini/AP PayPal CEO Dan Schulman has a reputation as being one of Silicon Valley's more sympathetic bosses. He credits his father as his leadership hero because he taught him soft skills. Schulman told the that humility and respect are what truly inspires people. See more stories on Insider's business page. PayPal CEO Dan Schulman can boast at least one great business mentor, having spent eight years being personally mentored by Virgin founder Richard Branson.But he c...
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Pave gets Y Combinator to back better startup compensation tools, again

Pave, a San Francisco-based startup that helps companies benchmark, plan and communicate compensation to their employees, has raised a $46 million Series B. YC Continuity led the round, which also saw participation from Andreessen Horowitz and Bessemer Venture Partners. The round comes eight months after Pave closed a $16 million Series A round. Today’s financing puts Pave’s valuation at $400 million, up from $75 million one year ago. Pave launched with an ambitious goal: Can it measure pay acr...
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PayPal’s new ‘superapp,’ to include messaging, is ready to launch

PayPal’s plan to morph itself into a “superapp” has been given a go for launch. According to PayPal CEO Dan Schulman, speaking to investors during this week’s second-quarter earnings call, the initial version of PayPal’s new consumer digital wallet app is now “code complete” and the company is preparing to slowly ramp up. Over the next several months, PayPal expects to be fully ramped up in the U.S., with new payment services, financial services, commerce and shopping tools arriving every quarte...
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PayPal’s new ‘super app’ is ready to launch, will also include messaging

PayPal’s plan to morph itself into a “super app” have been given a go for launch. According to PayPal CEO Dan Schulman, speaking to investors during this week’s second-quarter earnings, the initial version of PayPal’s new consumer digital wallet app is now “code complete” and the company is preparing to slowly ramp up. Over the next several months, PayPal expects to be fully ramped in the U.S., with new payment services, financial services, commerce and shopping tools arriving every quarter. The...
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Jesse Williams Joins Cast of Paramount’s Secret Headquarters

(Photo Credit: ABC/Richard Cartwright) Jesse Williams will star in Paramount Pictures’ high-concept family action movie Secret Headquarters, according to a recent report from Deadline.   RELATED: Exclusive Long Story Short Clip – Rafe Spall Stars in Feel-Good Comedy Williams, who is most famously known for his role on the hit television series Grey’s Anatomy, will reportedly play the role of the villain for the upcoming film. Williams will join a cast that already includes some prominent names...
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Owen Wilson to Star in Paramount’s Action Pic Secret Headquarters

According to Deadline, Oscar nominee Owen Wilson has officially signed on to star in Paramount Pictures’ upcoming action feature titled Secret Headquarters, which hails from Project Power duo Henry Joost and Ariel Schulman. Wilson will next be seen in two high-profile projects this year, with the first one being Marvel Studios’ highly-anticipated Loki series, which is set to debut next month on June 9. While the second one is his latest collaboration with Wes Anderson, which is the long-delayed...
Tags: Movies, Action, Paris, Wes Anderson, Jennifer Lopez, Marley, Thor, Owen Wilson, Grand Budapest Hotel, Paramount Pictures, Marvel Studios, Paramount, Superhero, Universal Pictures, Jerry Bruckheimer, Joost


Will lessons learned from this pandemic soften the blow during the next one?

When the next pandemic hits — and sorry, yes, there will be a next pandemic — what wisdom will we have gleaned from the drama and trauma of COVID-19? “One of the things that we don’t appreciate very much until it happens is that new infectious diseases have emerged throughout the history of our civilization — they’re doing it now and they will always do it,” a reflective Dr. Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, told the Naval Academy Foreign Affai...
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COVID-19 vaccine hesitancy begins to fade, but stubborn resistance remains among evangelicals

He has been pushed off Facebook and banned from Twitter, but Larry Cook battles on at StopMandatoryVaccination.com, where the Los Angeles man tries to explain why COVID-19 vaccines are evil and why President Donald Trump — who he insists will return to power — got one anyway. Kaiser Family Foundation Some evangelical Christians tie the vaccines to Satan, the Mark of the Beast and an impending apocalypse. And in sunny Surf City, Huntington Beach Mayor Pro Tem Tito Ortiz refuses to wear a mas...
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In Long Beach, a hair-razing way to support people living with cancer

“Just a little off the top,” Jim Fraser said, just before the clipping commenced. Fraser was among a couple of dozen people who sat down inside the Long Beach Fire Department Union Hall in Signal Hill to have their heads shaved on Saturday, April 10. They were all displaying solidarity with people living with cancer, specifically children, at the 19th annual St. Baldrick Foundation Long Beach Shaves for Kids event. They were also raising money for cancer research. “It’s a symbolic gesture and sh...
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The surprising ways 3 women secretly fought the Nazis in Poland

Nazi SS troops guarding members of the Jewish resistance captured during the Warsaw ghetto uprising in 1943. Universal History Archive/Getty Images During World War II, the Nazis set up 1,000 ghettos around Europe, herding Jewish residents into them. The largest was in Warsaw, where some 400,000 Jews in lived in squalor in a 1.3-square-mile area. Resistance fighters in Warsaw, more than one-third of them women, launched the largest ghetto revolt of the war on April 19, 1943, inspiring simi...
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PayPal Launches Checkout With Crypto Service

PayPal has launched Checkout With Crypto, a cryptocurrency service for merchants across the US, and will roll it out over the next few months. From a report: "This is the first time you can seamlessly use cryptocurrencies in the same way as a credit card or a debit card inside your PayPal wallet," PayPal CEO Dan Schulman told Reuters. Checkout With Crypto service will enable those holding cryptocurrencies on the platform to spend it with all of PayPal's merchants. Supported cryptocurrencies incl...
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PayPal customers can now use cryptocurrency to pay merchants. Its CEO bought a pair of cowboy boots in the platform's first crypto checkout transaction.

PayPal President and CEO Dan Schulman. Evan Agostini/AP PayPal told Reuters that it was now letting US consumers use cryptocurrency holdings to pay online. Customers can use bitcoin, ether, bitcoin cash, or litecoin in their PayPal digital wallets to pay merchants. CEO Dan Schulman told Fast Company he made the first cryptocurrency purchase, buying a pair of cowboy boots. See more stories on Insider's business page. PayPal has started allowing US consumers to use their cryptocurrency h...
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PayPal CEO Dan Schulman Addresses Small Business in Inequality Speech

Small business owners need to listen up. The CEO of a big player in the digital space is saying capitalism needs a makeover. The head of PayPal is saying the tweaks needed are important for our democracy, too. And these changes will affect small businesses. PayPal CEO Dan Schulman talked on “upgrading capitalism” in a recent keynote interview. It was during the first day of  The Conference Board’s Virtual Event, Building a More Civil & Just Society. PayPal CEO Says Capitalism Needs an Upgrade ...
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PayPal's finance chief says the company is unlikely to invest in cryptocurrencies, but sees massive potential in digital wallets

Spencer Platt/Getty Images PayPal is interested in making investments that drive growth, rather than investing in cryptocurrencies.But it believes the transition to digital currencies is inevitable and sees massive potential in digital wallets.CEO Dan Schulman told CNBC the company takes its capital allocation "quite seriously."Sign up here for our daily newsletter, 10 Things Before the Opening Bell.PayPal is unlikely to invest cash in cryptocurrencies like bitcoin, John Rainey, the compan...
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Venmo to gain crypto, budgeting, savings and Honey integrations this year

The Venmo mobile payments app is going to look very different in 2021 as it inches closer to neobank territory with expansions into budgeting, saving and cryptocurrency, said Venmo parent company PayPal, during its fourth-quarter earnings on Wednesday. The company also plans to put its $4 billion Honey acquisition to work by integrating its suite of shopping tools into the Venmo app, including merchant offers, deals, price tracking and wish lists. PayPal already signaled its intentions to bring ...
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PayPal shares climb as quarterly profits triple amid increasing use of digital payments

Dan Schulman President and CEO of PayPal. PayPal/Samantha Lee/Business Insider PayPal just completed its "strongest year" ever achieving "record growth" according to CEO Dan Schulman. The company posted $1.57 billion in net income on $6.1 billion in revenues in its earnings results. PayPal expects to deliver revenue growth of over 20% throughout 2021. Sign up here for our daily newsletter, 10 Things Before the Opening Bell. Shares of PayPal climbed on Thursday after the company announced a...
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PayPal reported its strongest-ever quarterly growth in payment volume in Q4 with $277 billion as the pandemic fueled online transactions

PayPal CEO Dan Schulman. PayPal; Samantha Lee/Business Insider PayPal reported its strongest quarterly growth in total payment volume in Q4 with $277 billion. That's a 39% increase from Q4 2019, when the company reported $199 billion in total payment volume. PayPal enjoyed a surge in use in 2020 as the pandemic drove more online transactions. Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. PayPal said it reported its strongest quarterly growth in total payment volume in its fourth-...
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A Parkland mother says Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene privately said she doesn't believe school shootings were faked, but refuses to say so in public

The mother of a Parkland shooting victim (right) said she had challenged Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene (left) about her support for conspiracy theories about school shootings. MSNBC The mother of a Parkland shooting victim said she spoke to GOP Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene on Saturday. Linda Beigel Schulman said she challenged Greene over the congresswoman's claim that the shooting was faked. Schulman said Greene disavowed the conspiracy theory, but wouldn't join her on TV and do so publicly....
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Project Power Duo Partner With Paramount & Bruckheimer for Feature

Project Power duo partner with Paramount & Bruckheimer for feature Coming off of the hit Jamie Foxx-led Netflix actioner, Project Power filmmaking duo Henry Joost and Ariel Schulman are keeping the ball rolling as they have signed on to helm Secret Headquarters at Paramount Pictures, according to Deadline. RELATED: Sonic the Hedgehog Star Reveals Production Start Date on Sequel! if ( ! ezoic_test() ) { PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = ...
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Under-the-radar hedge funds to watch - Goldman tech banker heads to Instacart - PayPal's North Star

Hello, readers!Welcome to Insider's weekly roundup of the top stories from across Wall Street. If you're not yet a newsletter subscriber, you can sign up here to get your daily dose of the stories dominating banking, business, and big deals. On Wednesday, a pro-Trump mob stormed the US Capitol while Congress was confirming Joe Biden's win in the presidential election. It took hours for authorities to clear the Capitol building, and five people have died.Insider analyzed 23 memos from CEOs includ...
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Leadership at United Way Worldwide consistently ignored allegations of inappropriate behavior, former employees said

Hello everyone! Welcome to this weekly roundup of stories from Insider from Business co-Editor in Chief Matt Turner. Subscribe here to get this newsletter in your inbox every Sunday.Read on for more on allegations of inappropriate behavior at United Way, the battle between Google and Uber in the race to create the autonomous car, and PayPal's record-breaking 2020. Read time: Five 1/2 minutes. United Way CEO Brian Gallagher. Nick Wass/AP Images for United Way Worldwide Hello 2021!I hope yo...
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PayPal CEO Dan Schulman shares the lesson Richard Branson taught him about leading a company - and why he thinks more companies need to adopt it

Paul Kane/Getty Images There's been robust debate over the purpose of a company, and whether CEOs should embrace stakeholder capitalism, the idea that a company exists to serve all its stakeholders. While discussing this topic, Virgin Group founder and business magnate Richard Branson once told PayPal CEO Dan Schulman that the most important stakeholder of any company is its employees. Branson served as a mentor to Schulman when he was CEO of Virgin Mobile from 2001 to 2009....
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​'The time is now' for cryptocurrencies, PayPal CEO says

In October, PayPal announced that it would begin allowing users to buy, sell, and hold cryptocurrencies.Other major fintech companies—Square, Fidelity, SoFi—have also recently begun investing heavily in cryptocurrencies.While prices are volatile, many investors believe cryptocurrencies are a relatively safe bet because blockchain technology will prove itself over the long term. PayPal CEO Dan Schulman sees a silver lining amid the chaos of the COVID-19 pandemic: It's accelerating cryptocurrency...
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Pave raises millions to bring transparency to startup compensation

Compensation within private venture-backed startups can be a confusing minefield that if unsuccessfully navigated can lead to inconsistent salaries and the kind of ambiguity that breeds an unhappy workforce. Pave, a San Francisco-based startup that recently graduated from YC Combinator is aiming to end the pay and equity gap with a software tool it developed to make it easier to track, measure, and communicate how and what they pay their employees. The question is whether Silicon Valley, which h...
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From Big Tech to Wall Street: Here's how America's business leaders are reacting to Joe Biden and Kamala Harris' win

Kamala Harris and Sheryl Sandberg. The Facebook COO said her election as first female Vice President was a "remarkable achievement." Justin Sullivan/Getty Images Joe Biden has won the 2020 Presidential Election, Insider and Decision Desk HQ projected last week and the Associated Press confirmed on Saturday.  Executives from Wall Street banks to Silicon Valley tech giants offered their congratulations. "Unity, empathy, and decency are not characteristics of a bygone era," Amazon CEO Jeff Be...
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CEOs and companies are worried about the possibility of election unrest — read what they're saying

In this April 11, 2018, file photo, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg pauses while testifying before a House Energy and Commerce hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington. AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File Ahead of the election, CEOs and companies ranging from tech to telecommunications have talked about the possibility of civil unrest. "I'm worried that with our nation so divided and election results potentially taking days or weeks to be finalized, there is a risk of civil unrest across the country," ...
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PayPal details its digital wallet plans for 2021, including crypto, Honey integration and more

PayPal this week laid out its vision for the future of its digital wallet platform and its PayPal and Venmo apps. During its third-quarter earnings on Monday, the company said it plans to roll out substantial changes to its mobile apps over the next year to integrate a range of new features including enhanced direct deposit, check cashing, budgeting tools, bill pay, crypto support, subscription management, buy now/pay later functionality, and all of Honey’s shopping tools. While PayPal had...
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