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4 Biggest Custom Software Buying Mistakes

Procurement is broken. Here's how companies can avoid the biggest blunders. Stagnant procurement processes often kill innovation. As more companies look to build software instead of buy it off the shelf, the first process that requires improvement is the one where the contract gets signed. To avoid irrational fears, policy-driven blinders, and downright rule-bound [...]


Google Launched More Than 1,600 New Changes In Search Last Year

Google has been busy with 1,653 launches, 9,800 live traffic experiments, 18,015 side-by-side experiments and 130,336 search quality tests. Google revamped its How Search Works site, the site they launched in 2013 to describe the efforts Google makes in search. Google added some new metrics around the various Google search launches they made [...]


Franchise vs. Start-up: Which One Works for You?

By: Ceren Cubukcu Here are some pros and cons of each model -- decide which works best for you. You are tired of working for someone else and you want to start your own business, but don’t know if you should do it from scratch. Below you can find the pros and [...]


How to Become an Authentic Leader in the Digital Era

By: Vivek Bapat Maintaining integrity depends on knowing, doing and being -- all in ways that enable us to evolve into our true self. Digitalization is a catalyst for an evolved style of leadership to flourish. Researchers at Oxford Economics note that the new class of emerging leaders embraces a digital mindset, is [...]


Payfort Partners With Shopify To Empower MENA’s Startups

By: Daily News Egypt Online payment service provider Payfort partnered with commerce platform Shopify to help startups in the Arab region create online stores using the former’s online payment solutions. Businesses worldwide have created more than 275,000 online stores using Shopify, selling an estimated worth of $17bn of goods and services. Payfort’s merchants [...]


Your 10 Point Checklist to Starting an Ecommerce Business

By: Nellie Akalp | With more than 206 million predicted shoppers spending money online this year, there’s never been a better time to start an eCommerce business. If you’re thinking about starting an eCommerce business and selling products online, use this checklist to do it the right way. 1. Start With Your [...]


Essential Website Design Elements

By: Denis Pinsky | Last month Barry Adams wrote a terrific article about making websites – crummy ones, that is. I’ve summarized a few of Barry’s points below, and added my own take on how clients and developers contribute to the trend of low quality websites. CLIENTS To perform well online, a [...]


Shopify Launches Chatbot On Facebook Messenger

By: BI Intelligence This story was delivered to BI Intelligence "E-Commerce Briefing" subscribers. To learn more and subscribe, please click here. Social sales and marketing virtual assistant developer Kit CRM has launched a chatbot on Facebook Messenger to help retailers run campaigns on the social media platform, reports VentureBeat. The AI-powered chatbot will be [...]


Corporate America Looks to Custom Software for IT Upgrades: Survey

By: Doug Olenick | NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- A major shift is taking place in enterprise-level software development as companies are looking toward using custom software instead of the prepackaged variety, according to a recent survey. A Nielsen/Harris Interactive Information Technology Decision Makers omnibus survey of 306 IT decision makers in December 2014 [...]