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America’s Most And Least Trusted Professions

Source: Statista Some professions have a better reputation for honesty than others. Mistrust is pretty common in everyday life, whether its questioning a doctor’s honesty or ethics regarding a diagnosis or blaming the salesperson when your “new” used car breaks down after one day and 30 miles on the road. So that raises the question: what professions do Americans regard as the most honest and ethical today? Gallup examined the issue and released an interesting poll showing that nurses are the mo...
Tags: Jobs, Congress, Trust, Job, America, Infographic, Radio, Least, Most, Trusted, Gallup, Statista, General Interest


Majority of Americans Support Facial Recognition

Source: Statista Facial recognition is making inroads into more aspects of our daily lives – and a majority of Americans seem to be okay with that. As a survey by the Center for Data Innovation shows, most Americans agree with the use of the technology in a security context. 54.3 percent agreed that airports should be free to use facial recognition for safety screenings. 54.8 percent of respondents said that facial recognition shouldn’t be limited if it added to public safety. Less people would ...
Tags: Technology, Infographic, Radio, Face Recognition, Statista, Center for Data Innovation, General Interest, Statista Facial


Smart Speakers Make Inroads Into American Homes

Source: Statista When Amazon announced the Amazon Echo in 2014, many people laughed at the idea of voluntarily letting the world’s largest online retailer put a “listening device” in your home. And yet, the Echo, and Amazon’s voice assistant Alexa with it, became a major success, pioneering the smart speaker market in the United States and internationally. According to a recent statement, Amazon shipped more than 100 million Echo devices since 2014, making it the leader in the highly contested ...
Tags: Amazon, Home, Technology, Speakers, Radio, United States, Property, Homes, Npr, Amazon Echo, Alexa, Statista, Edison Research, General Interest, Smart Speakers, Statista When Amazon


The Most Connected Web Pages in the World

Source: Statista Search engines pull results based on the relevance of a certain web page. A web pages relevance is tied directly to how many other reliable web pages include backlinks to their site. The crux of search engine optimization relies on strengthening these ties between the most sited and linked to pages, fortifying the bonds and making a certain page ever more connected and, as a result, more relevant. Google, Facebook, and YouTube are the behemoths of the internet, with the largest...
Tags: Internet, Infographic, Web, Radio, Google Facebook, Statista, Backlinks, General Interest, Statista Search, Facebook LinkedIn Twitter and Instagram


5 Things Nobody Tells You About Firing an Employee

  Have you ever been in a situation where you have to make tough business decisions? Of course, right? You can’t separate making tough decisions from the world of business – it’s part of the job description. But it’s one thing to choose between adopting a new business strategy, going public or cutting back on projects because of financial constraints and actually firing an employee most especially where you and other members of your team have grown fond of the unproductive employee. Maybe you ha...
Tags: Business, Sales, Employee Productivity, Statista, Employee Performance Reviews, Toby Nwazor, Employee Management, Fire An Employee


How Big Are the “Next Big Things” in Tech?

Source: Statista Thousands of tech enthusiasts and industry insiders are flocking to Las Vegas this week to find out about the latest developments in the world of consumer electronics at CES 2019. The convention has barely started and manufacturers are already trying to steal the show by showing off their (often literally) biggest or most outlandish innovations. LG made some waves on Monday by unveiling a rollable 65-inch OLED TV that appears out of a box when needed. Meanwhile others have shown...
Tags: Apple, Technology, Electronics, Tech, Ces, Radio, Las Vegas, Lg, Consumer Electronics, Consumer Electronics Show, Statista, Consumer, Consumer Technology Association, General Interest


Teens and Parents Both Struggle to Unplug

Source: Statista Teens and parents both struggle to get away from their phones. Pew research surveyed teens between the ages of 13 and 17, and the parents of those teens, who all reported having trouble unplugging. A little over half of the teens polled reported spending too much time on their phone, while about 36 percent of parents reported feeling the same. Notably, a little under three-quarters of teens say they check their phone for messages as soon as they wake up, while 57 percent of pare...
Tags: Mobile, Infographic, Radio, Cellphones, Cell Phones, Cell Phone, Mobile Phone, Statista, General Interest, Statista Teens


Half of the World Will be on the Worldwide Web

Source: Statista More than half of the world’s population will be online, according to new estimates released by the International Telecommunication Union. The U.N. estimates that about 3.9 billion users are set to go online as 2018 comes to a close. Accelerating growth across the many nations in Africa are responsible for this continued uptick. In 2005, only 2 percent of people in Africa used the internet. As of 2018, about a quarter of people in Africa used the internet. Between 2005 and 2018...
Tags: Internet, Africa, Infographic, Web, World, Online, Radio, Globe, Statista, International Telecommunication Union, General Interest, Statista More


Top 10 Lifestyle Influencers and Bloggers You Must Follow

Becoming an online influencer seems like a fun and profitable venture. Because 90% of marketers say that in 2017, it makes sense for you to jump in and get your slice of the influencer pie. However, due to the thousands of influencers coming from the woodwork, the competition gets tougher each passing day. Therefore, if you want to be one of the most sought-after lifestyle influencers in the market, then you need to learn from the best. Below are ten of the most influential lifestyle onlin...
Tags: New York, Sweden, Instagram, California, Youtube, Advertising, Social Media, Barcelona, Dubai, Anna, Mia, Sephora, Macy, Meghan, Adam, Huda


7 Passive Income Ideas for 2019

So you want to make more money but you don’t have time to take on another job. There’s a solution: it’s called passive income, and we have 7 great ideas on how you can get started on growing your fortune in 2019. A ccording to CNN, more than 44 million Americans now have a side hustle in addition to their normal, everyday jobs. And 36% of those Americans are making $500 or more from their hustle. Earning extra income is becoming the norm. With the cost of living seemingly going up every year, ...
Tags: UK, Etsy, Marketing, Careers, Cnn, United States, Ireland, Graham, Airbnb, Warren Buffet, Make Money, Statista, Benjamin Graham, Mark Dawson, Prosper and Lending Club, Tom Ewer


Does Google Assistant Help You in Using Third-Party Note Apps?

Artificial Intelligence (AI) technology is evolving at a quick pace. As a result, we are now witnessing highly-evolving apps and software. One of the most popular forms of practical application of AI that we observe every day is Virtual Digital Assistant (VDA). Siri, Alexa, Cortana, and Google Assistant are some of the best-known virtual assistants that we use every day. These VDAs follow our voice or text inputs and complete all aspects related to a single task concurrently. According to Sta...
Tags: Google, Technology, India, Sales, Siri, Mobile Apps, Mobile Application Development, VDA, Statista, Google Assistant, Siri Alexa Cortana, mobile app development services India, Mobile App Development Solution Providers, Signity Solutions


Which Online Business Can I Start With Lowest Investment in The US?

Over the last few years the internet has created new opportunities for aspiring entrepreneurs in the US. Internet trading has become more popular these days, giving rise to thousands of online billionaires from just a simple idea. According to a recent survey by Statista, the amount of US online sales was in excess of 120 billion US during the first three months of 2018, with the annual revenue estimated to grow to over $ 700 billion by 2022. With the growth of mobile technology and increased co...
Tags: Business, US, Sales, Social Media, Statista, Branding Advertising Agency Businesses


Five Main Trends in International Real Estate

How are things going on the global real estate market? What future challenges does it face? International real estate platform Tranio presents an overview of the main trends investors should consider now and in 2019. Germany is ‘a safe haven’ Germany is still one of the most popular countries for international investors. According to the UN, the FDI flow into the German economy amounted to $34.7bn in 2017: twice as much as in 2016. The FDI stock in Germany was estimated at $931.3bn in 2017: 18...
Tags: Asia, Europe, Business, London, Greece, Germany, Berlin, Sales, Customer Service, Eu, Cyprus, Frankfurt, Munich, Pwc, Athens, The Guardian


How to Leverage the Power of Native Social Selling

Social media has always been one of the best ways to reach targeted consumers. Native social selling is going play a crucial role in the success of businesses who are looking to reach more customers and diversify their brand presence across social media. As per Statista , the worldwide social commerce revenue has grown from $5 billion in 2011 to $30 billion in 2015 and this trend is expected to continue in recent years. What is Social Selling? Social selling is the art of interacting w...
Tags: Google, Marketing, Sales, Social Media Marketing, World, Sap, Shopify, Social Selling, Facebook Instagram, Statista, Native Social Selling, Power of Native Social Selling, Kirsten Boileau


Mobile App Development Trends for 2019

Mobile app developers have to stay up-to-date with the latest developments in the industry, to ensure they continue to build relevant and useful products. As the fourth quarter has already started, it is time for developers to know the trends for 2019, so that they can continue to evolve their app development processes. Here are nine mobile app development trends which will be dominant in 2019: Blockchain Technology The word blockchain became synonymous with the public, after the tremendous i...
Tags: Google, Technology, Sales, Mobile Apps, Android App Development, Ibm, App Development, Mobile App Development, Statista, PWA, Android Mobile App, Mobile app development project, Huawei Samsung Xiaomi LG Sony, Progressive Web Apps Progressive Web Apps, Google Play Store Wearable


Hot Marketing Trends That Are Essential to Your Small Business Success

In partnership with  Simply Business 4th in a series of articles exploring how to make 2019 your business’s best year yet. By Rieva Lesonsky Last week we talked about the innovations in local marketing small business owners need to adopt to be successful in 2019. Now, we’re going to discuss other marketing trends that are essential to your success. But first, this is a good time for you to assess your existing approach to marketing. Too many small businesses silo their marketing efforts; they m...
Tags: Google, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Adobe, Advertising, Sales, Social Media, Linkedin, Bank Of America, Marketing & PR, WordStream, Angie, Statista, State of Digital, Rieva Lesonsky


7 Factors That Trigger App Uninstallation

The global app uninstallation rate stands at 28.88% within 30 days of download, claims Statista based on a study by AppsFlyer on 110 million installs across 1,000+ apps under 10 major categories as highlighted below. In a mobile-first culture, it’s a must that you understand the critical factors that drive app uninstallation rate and take appropriate measures before it’s too late. Needless to say, it demands a collaborative approach of app developers and the app owners both. Here are 7 factors t...
Tags: Google, Apps, Technology, US, Sales, App Development, Statista, Compuware, Business Insights, App Uninstallation, Siri Shortcuts Core ML Machine Learning, Availability of Better Apps Many of the times


Countdown to 2019: Marketing Trends for Small Businesses

In Partnership with  Simply Business 4th in a series of articles exploring how to make 2019 your business’s best year yet. By Rieva Lesonsky Last week we talked about the innovations in local marketing small business owners need to adopt to be successful in 2019. Now, we’re going to discuss other marketing trends that are essential to your success. But first, this is a good time for you to access your marketing approach. Too many small businesses silo their marketing efforts. They have plans f...
Tags: Facebook, Twitter, Business, Instagram, Adobe, Linkedin, Sales & Marketing, Bank Of America, Right Now, WordStream, Angie, Statista, State of Digital, Rieva Lesonsky, Artur Szczybylo Shutterstock, Search Engine Bay Many


6 Must-Have Features When You’re Launching A New E-Commerce Website

So, you want to build an e-commerce website? You’re by no means the only one. Online shopping is no longer considered a niche industry; everyone buys and sells online today. Statista predicts that global e-commerce sales will reach $4.87 trillion by 2021. This is serious business – and you should treat it that way too. If you launch a half-baked e-commerce website, you’ll not only struggle for sales but for visibility and reach too. A clear understanding of what makes a profitable e-commerce pl...
Tags: Google, Startups, E-commerce, Selling Online, Others, Statista, Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard, Online Commerce


The Promises And Pitfalls Of The Crowdfunding Path

Crowdfunding campaigns have a reputation for being an easy way to generate funding. Between 2012-2015, crowdfunding campaigns raised $16.2 billion dollars in the United States alone. While crowdfunding can generate fast funds for your business, a campaign can still fail even after reaching its financial goal. For example, some campaign creators can’t deliver on promised rewards because of manufacturing problems and delays, while others run out of funds because they didn’t plan well enough. If yo...
Tags: Sales, More, United States, Hart, Statista, Melissa Joan Hart, Darci, Sabrina, Backers, Darci Hart


More online sales tax collection this holiday shopping season, but few expect it to dampen cyber sales

The post-Thanksgiving shopping ad inserts, stacked at left, consumed more newsprint than my local newspaper in which they were stuffed! Welcome to the first holiday shopping season after the U.S. Supreme Court's Wayfair decision. That ruling last June OK'ed states' efforts to collect sales tax from companies even if they don't have a physical presence, aka nexus, in the locales. Some states were champing at the bit and quickly enacted or tweaked laws mandating at least some sellers, gener...
Tags: Amazon, Cyber Monday, Black Friday, Business, Taxes, Supreme Court, Law, Congress, Boston, Online Shopping, Web/Tech, South Dakota, Sales Tax, Nexus, Jeff Bezos, Nrf


Americans Are Losing Faith in Social Media

Source: Statista.com Facebook came under increased scrutiny last week after the New York Times released a report on the company’s executive leadership team, painting a picture of mismanagement and internal discord in the face of numerous scandals. According to a recent Survey Monkey poll published in Axios, the share of people who believe social media helps free speech and democracy has fallen since last year. About 53 percent of people surveyed last year believed social media helped the workin...
Tags: Facebook, Social Media, Infographic, Radio, New York Times, Ny Times, Statista, General Interest, Statista com Facebook


The Phones Emitting the Most Radiation

Source: Statista For most people nowadays, their smartphone is within arm’s reach 24 hours a day. It’s in their pocket while they’re at work, it’s in their hand on the train ride home and it’s on their bedside table as they go to sleep. With this level of proximity and usage, many can’t quite shake the niggling feeling that they might be risking damage to themselves in the long run. While conclusive longitudinal research on the effects of cell phone radiation is still hard to come by, for those ...
Tags: Infographic, Phone, Radio, Xiaomi, Radiation, Statista, General Interest, Xiaomi OnePlus Huawei, Der Blaue Engel Blue Angel


What Smartphone Buyers Really Want (Infographic)

Source: Statista While smartphone manufacturers tend to show off the latest technological advancements cloaked in marketing jargon when presenting a new smartphone model, a recent survey by Morning Consult has revealed that something much more mundane and practical is at the top of smartphone users’ wishlists. According to the survey, longer battery life is the most important feature for American smartphone owners, ahead of usability, storage and durability. Interestingly, many of the recent in...
Tags: Technology, Infographic, Smartphone, Smartphones, Radio, Cell Phone, Mobile Phone, Statista, General Interest


Internet of Things: What It Is, How It Works, Examples and More

This article was contributed by Jay M. One of the most common buzzwords in the world of mobile app development right now is IoT, the Internet of Things. From the simplest consumer-based applications like smart homes and wearables to complicated, industry-grade solutions like driverless forklifts, IoT is everywhere and gradually changing the way how consumers live, work and interact with their Internet-enabled devices. According to a recent report from Statista, there will be almost 31 billion co...
Tags: Google, Amazon, Internet Of Things, UK, Design, Microsoft, Miscellaneous, Samsung, Intel, Ibm Watson, Siemens, Philips, Volvo, Jay, Statista, Big Data Analytics Engine


This Cannabis Delivery Company Wants to Educate the Public on CBD

Cannabidiol--more popularly known as CBD--is becoming even more mainstream. Consumers are turning to CBD to cope with anxiety and other medical issues, with Statista estimating that 2020 sales will reach $1.15 billion. But with any burgeoning industry, there are snake oil salesmen; figuring out who they are can be tough. The popularity of CBD--and the...
Tags: General, Advertising, Statista, This Cannabis Delivery Company Wants


Give yourself a holiday gift by making these 10 year-end tax moves

Don't let tax turkeys gobble up your money. Make these tax moves, a couple of which are related to recent tax reform, this November and for sure by the end of 2018. South Park turkeys via Giphy It's November! The start of the holiday season. Time to get into the festive spirit with some year-end tax moves. "Whoa! Wait! What the what are you thinking?" you say. "I'm still adjusting to Standard Time and already have a huge to-do list to make sure my family has the perfect Thanksgiving. Then as...
Tags: Taxes, South Park, Fsa, Ira, Irs, Nabi, Don, Internal Revenue Service, Statista, Santa Clara University, The IRS, Standard Time, NIIT, Asap, Statman, TCJA


The Sports Spike: Why Mobile Advertisers Need to Go Broader Around the Big Games

The following is a guest contributed post from Gareth Noonan, General Manager, Americas at Smaato. When it comes to major sporting events like the Super Bowl and World Cup, inventory in sports apps is a hot commodity — and rightfully so. These apps represent an excellent way to reach engaged sports fans at contextually relevant moments. But if you’re an advertiser looking to make the most of these big-game moments, you should also think more broadly about your mobile in-app strategy. During flag...
Tags: Americas, Marketing, FIFA World Cup, Mobile Advertising, Latin America, Smaato, Gareth, Trinity College Dublin, Statista, Gareth Noonan, RhythmOne Gareth


Mobile e-commerce mistakes all entrepreneurs should avoid to stay relevant

Mobile management is the way of the future. Statista estimates that by 2021, mobile e-commerce will make up 54% of U.S. e-commerce sales, making effective mobile sites a vital element for e-commerce companies. To find out which e-commerce mobile mistakes should be avoided to stay relevant, I asked a panel of entrepreneurs from YEC the following question: What’s one mistake you often see on mobile e-commerce sites that companies must work on fixing to stay in the game? Their best answers are belo...
Tags: Startups, Contributors, Statista


A New Report on Staffing and Employment Franchises

If you’re good at selling and relationship-building, owning a franchise in the staffing and employment industry could be the way to go. What’s more, the staffing industry has been growing steadily. According to Statista, the industry has been growing three and a half times faster than the economy and seven times more rapidly than overall […] The post A New Report on Staffing and Employment Franchises appeared first on Buying A Franchise? Get Advice From The Franchise King®.
Tags: Sales, Statista, Franchise Purchasing, Franchise Direct, Hot Franchise Topics, Employment Franchises, Staffing Franchises