We Need to Stop Sucking at Customer Service

We Need to Stop Sucking at Customer Service

There is always room for improvement at meeting consumer needs. September 24, 2019 5 min read Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. In 2018, sales-and-service-solutions company NewVoiceMedia released the shocking findings that businesses were losing $75 billion dollars a year because their customer service wasn’t good enough, up from $62 billion in losses the year […]

HKEX CEO on Hong Kong takeover offer for London stock exchange LSE

HKEX CEO on Hong Kong takeover offer for London stock exchange LSE

Charles Li Xiaojia, Chief Executive of Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Limited (HKEx) attends OSC’s Money Talk Charity breakfast in Central. 15DEC15 (Photo by Paul Yeung/South China Morning Post via Getty Images)South China Morning Post | Getty ImagesHong Kong Exchange and Clearing (HKEX) was “late” to making a takeover offer for the London Stock Exchange […]

Trade war fears fade after Trump G7 comments

Stocks seen higher amid US-China trade optimism

European markets are set to open higher on Tuesday as traders monitor the latest U.S.-China trade developments.European Markets: FTSE, GDAXI, FCHI, IBEXBritain’s FTSE 100 is seen rising 26 points to 7,353, Germany’s DAX up 31 points at 12,376 and France’s CAC up 14 points at 5,647, according to IG index data.Traders were largely focused on […]

Cannabis Firms, Policymakers Must Work Hand-In-Hand, Ex-Canadian Prime Minister Says In MJBizConINT'L Keynote

Cannabis Firms, Policymakers Must Work Hand-In-Hand, Ex-Canadian Prime Minister Says In MJBizConINT’L Keynote

Canadian Prime Minister Kim Campbell boldly says the marijuana companies and policymakers must work together to educate and debunk stigmas around the industry. September 23, 2019 3 min read This story originally appeared on MJBizDaily Marijuana companies must take an active role in working with policymakers, says former Canadian Prime Minister Kim Campbell.Businesses can impact […]

Why Today's Best Business Leaders Look to Stoicism

Why Today’s Best Business Leaders Look to Stoicism

An entrepreneur’s guide to this ancient Greek philosophy. September 23, 2019 6 min read Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. Ask entrepreneurs to name their biggest challenge, and you’ll hear plenty of answers: decision-making, prioritizing, staying positive, maintaining momentum. The list goes on. As you may already know, starting and running a business is […]

3 Reasons to Pay Attention to Niche Social Networks

3 Reasons to Pay Attention to Niche Social Networks

Apps like Capture and Wisdo present a massive marketing opportunity. September 23, 2019 4 min read Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. Social-media groups provide an ideal space for people to unite and interact based on common interests. Instead of passively sifting through irrelevant content on a general feed, users can participate in […]

Why Struggle Is a Good Thing, Even If We Never Want It

Why Struggle Is a Good Thing, Even If We Never Want It

It doesn’t seem like it now, but struggle makes you better in more ways than one. September 23, 2019 3 min read Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. “It’s okay to struggle. That’s how you get stronger.”That was wise career advice from … my Pilates instructor. Of course, she was talking about struggle […]

VEREIT, Transocean and Univar Solutions

VEREIT, Transocean and Univar Solutions

People exit the New York Stock Exchange building along Wall Street in New York City.Stephanie Keith | Getty ImagesCheck out the companies making headlines after the bell:VEREIT shares tanked nearly 12% before settling 2.3% under its closing price after the real estate investment company announced it will offer 71 million shares of common stock in […]

Startup Blend gives banks `one tap' to fight Quicken's Rocket Mortgage

Startup Blend gives banks `one tap’ to fight Quicken’s Rocket Mortgage

Nima Ghamsari, co-founder and chief executive officer of Blend, speaks during the Sooner Than You Think conference in Brooklyn, New York, Oct. 16, 2018.Alex Flynn | Bloomberg | Getty ImagesBanks that have lost ground as Quicken Loans became the biggest U.S. mortgage lender can now fight back with help from a Silicon Valley start-up.Blend, a […]

Why the Internet's Infrastructure Is About to Be Disrupted

Why the Internet’s Infrastructure Is About to Be Disrupted

And how that could create opportunity for savvy entrepreneurs. September 23, 2019 5 min read Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. The internet was originally designed by U.S. military researchers to establish a communications channel in case of nuclear war. Sixty years later, the indexed web has spawned more than five billion pages, and […]