Amazon was recently under fire for poor work conditions in their factory. So, what do they do? Retrain existing employees for different positions within the company or better jobs elsewhere. The training they offer will allow their employees to slide into more technical jobs. Considering that field seems to be growing non-stop, it is training … Continue reading Downsizing Done Right: Retrain Your Current Workforce
As technological improvements are made each year, running your business simplifies. What about your employees? Technology is good for running a business, and thankfully the fear of job loss due to this trend is slowing. As a matter of fact, only a small percentage still fear losing their job to AI. Advances help companies save … Continue reading Does Your Team Fear Technology? Why AI Is Good For You (And Them)!
How many of you will shop and let stuff sit in your online cart before making a final decision? I know I do. Now there is a program that will tell companies about the likelihood of whether you will keep or return. It is over 80% accurate, actually. The AI considers a lot of criteria … Continue reading AI That Tells Online Retailers Whether You Will Keep Or Return Products
Frontier communications is issuing a challenge to social media and tech addicts alike. Put down your smartphone and use a flip phone for one week. Could you do it?! People are addicted to smart technology. For most of us, the days of sending texts by double or triple clicking buttons to form words is behind … Continue reading Use Flip Phone, Win $1000. Simple, Right?
Automation is extremely important. While it can help you by getting tasks completed with little to no effort on your part, it helps the most by saving you time and sanity. Going back to the customer side of business, emails or cards to wish your customer a happy birthday can be fully automated! If you … Continue reading 7 Steps Part 3: Automate Repetitive Tasks
Getting a good reservation can be difficult. While bigger companies like OpenTable already exist, Resy is just getting into the big leagues. American Express has recently announced that they have acquired the reservation platform, Resy. The service not only makes the reservation process easier on the front end, restaurants find that their list if no-show … Continue reading American Express Buys Resy, Reservation Platform
It is almost guaranteed that a company will make a change if caught violating privacy rights. If caught, they do the PR thing and champion privacy changes instead. Facebook did. Google is. As a matter of fact, the tools that Google hopes to release will put all of the control in the hands of the … Continue reading Google Working To Secure User Privacy