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The 2018 Wealthfront Career Launching Companies List

[“The 2018 Wealthfront Career Launching Companies List” originally appeared on Wealthfront.com and is written by Andy Rachleff.] Today we are pleased to present our sixth annual list of information technology companies where young people should start their careers. We publish this list because it is our responsibility as a financial advisor to provide the advice that maximizes …

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Recognition of northeast as e-payments cluster could create 600 jobs

[“Recognition of northest as e-payments cluster could create 600 jobs” originally appeared in the Irish Times and is written by Peter Hamilton.] Some 600 jobs could be created if the area surrounding Dundalk and Drogheda if the area is recognised as a cluster for e-payments companies, says a local industry group. According to M1 Payments Corridor, the …

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Payment Processes Have Changed-Here Are The 3 Rules to Use for Defining Success Payments

[“Payment Processes Have Changed – Here Are The 3 Rules to Use for Defining Success Payments” originally appeared on Inc. and is written by Andrew Medal.] Remember when a “purchase” consisted of waiting in a check-out line, making small-talk with a cashier, and handing over physical dollar bills and coins? Thinking back, it seems like …

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3 Crucial Payment Lessons for E-Commerce Businesses

[“3 Crucial Payment Lessons for E-Commerce Businesses” originally appeared on Forbes and is written by Jia Wertz.] Most would agree that starting a business is a huge undertaking; however, the reward bringing it to fruition makes all the birthing pains worth it. The challenges unfortunately don’t stop at the launch of your business – now …

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How Fintech Companies Upgrade Their Customer Experience

[“How Fintech Companies Upgrade Their Customer Experience” originally appeared in CHIPIN and is written by Daniel.] The leaders in the financial technology realm are all but exhaustive in their customer experience strategies. This is because they recognize the gravity of treating people with a high level of respect while building business relationships. Industry players are …

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12 US companies flying the flag in Ireland

[“12 US Companies flying the flag in Ireland” originally appeared in The Irish Times and is written by Sandra O’Connell.] Ireland has long been a magnet for US direct investment. Here are 12 tech firms celebrating Independence Day in Ireland. Mathworks A developer of mathematical computing software for engineers and scientists, MathWorks was founded in …

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Founders Need to Ignore the Naysayers to Disrupt Their Industries

[“Founders Need to Ignore the Naysayers to Disrupt Their Industries” originally appeared on TECH.CO and is written by Travis Wright.] ndustry disruption is the ultimate goal of every innovator these days. And with all the acclaim and media hype surrounding game-changing companies, it’s easy to set out with the intent to “disrupt” at any and …

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The Rise of Marketplace Companies is Calling for Fintech Innovation

“The Rise of Marketplace Companies is Calling for Fintech Innovation” originally appeared on TheNextWeb and is written by Melissa Thompson. Some technologies and business models come and go. The list is long. Thankfully, typewriters, cassette tapes and drive-in movie theaters wound up in the recycling bin. Along with folding maps, dial-up modems and pagers. And …

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5 Ways Startups Evolve Into Successful Companies

[“5 Ways Startups Evolve Into Successful Companies” originally appeared on TheStreet and is written by Ellen Chang.] Among the tens of thousands of startups created each year in the U.S., the burgeoning companies that transition into successful enterprises are few and far between. Although the failure rate remains extremely high, entrepreneurs continue to seek innovative …

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YapStone Matches Property Dwellers to Frictionless Payment Processes

[“YapStone Matches Property Dwellers to Frictionless Payment Processes” originally appeared on PYMNTS.com.] In the late 90s, YapStone’s current CEO and chairman, Tom Villante, was an investment banker looking for his next big thing. Back then online was new — Amazon was a mere toddler, and online marketplaces were mostly Craigslist and eBay.  But it was …

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Why Companies Should Ditch Long-Term Contracts

[“Why Companies Should Ditch Long-Term Contracts” originally appeared in AlleyWatch and is written by Erik Huberman.] Work Smarter, Not Harder, to Scale Your Business Many entrepreneurs identify with Thomas Jefferson’s saying: “The harder I work, the luckier I get.” It’s a lovely sentiment and it might even be true in the early days of a …

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‘Why’ Is The Most Important Question An Entrepreneur Will Ever Ask

[“‘Why’ Is The Most Important Question An Entrepreneur Will Ever Ask” originally appeared in Forbes and is written by Larry Myler.] Even though “why” is the most important question entrepreneurs will ever ask, it’s too often the last question they think of asking. When you’re busy focusing on solving a problem and coming up with …

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YapStone Names Sanjay Saraf, Former Western Union Digital CTO, as Chief Technology Officer

Global payments leader advances executive management team with the hire of Sanjay Saraf as Chief Technology Officer. Walnut Creek, California (PRWEB) April 05, 2017 YapStone, a global provider of online and mobile payment solutions for global marketplaces and large vertical markets, announces the strategic hire of Sanjay Saraf, former CTO of Western Union Digital, as …

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How to Create Happy, Healthy Employees

[“How to Create Happy, Healthy Employees” originally appeared on Thrive Global and is written by Heidi Dietrich.] The modern work environment has changed a lot during these past few decades. With the advent of technology such as the internet and the rise of prominence of millennials in the workforce, businesses have been forced to change …

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