Rebecca Kaufman

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Why you should pitch mid-level bloggers

If you look at bloggers as a spectrum and picture your mom's blog on one end and the most influential blog on the other, there is a plethora of …

No Cash for Students: ISIC Says Today’s Students are the True Cashless Pioneers | Global Hub

<i>Martijn van de Veen is General Manager for the International Student Identity Card (ISIC)</i><p>I believe that students are the true <b>cashless pioneers</b>. …

Brazilian Street Market Meets Modern Payments: No Longer Cash-Only | Global Hub

<i>Luiz Gordinho owns a popular fruit stand at a farmer’s market in Sao Paulo.</i><p>Traditionally, you always had to take cash if you were going to a street …

Welcome to Uppsala – Sweden’s Next Cashless Society? | Global Hub

<i>Per Ericsson, is the Cash Management Project Manager for Swedbank in Uppsala, Sweden.</i><p>There are many benefits of a cashless society, including faster …

Cashless Confessions from Hailo Black Cab Taxi App | Global Hub

<i>Russell Hall is an entrepreneur and co-founder of Hailo, the black cab mobile application and taxi driver network.</i><p>Having been a <b>London</b> taxi driver for …

Update POLL Results Revealed: What is your Favorite Cashless Pioneers Story? | Global Hub

<b>Update 5/22/13: The Results are in…</b><p><i>Thanks to all of our voters. It was a close call but 30% of voters named El Naqui as their favorite Cashless</i> …

Driving Lebanon to a Cashless World | Global Hub

<b>Randa Bdeir, Group Head of Electronic Banking & Card Services at Bank Audi in Lebanon</b><p>Lebanon is renowned as a shopping and fashion hub, and the …

Cashless Order Up: Yemeksepeti Food Delivery Mobile App | Global Hub

<i>Nevzat Aydın</i><b>,</b> <i>CEO and founder of Yemeksepeti and winner of the MasterCard Mobile Shopping Application Awar</i><i>ds competition.</i><p>As you might know, the one …

Canada's WagJag Embraces MasterPass | Global Hub

<i>Jonathan Naymark is the Business Development Specialist at Torstar Digital, which owns and operates Canadian eCommerce sites WagJag and Jaunt.</i><p>As a …

A Cashless Future for Myanmar, One Step at a Time | Global Hub

<i>Ms. Kyu Kyu Maw is Assistant General Manager at Chatrium Hotel Royal Lake Yangon, in charge of Finance & Administration for the hotel.</i><p>IN<b>MYANMAR</b>, no …

Tokyo’s Christmas Market Sees Holiday Sales Success with Contactless Payments | Global Hub

<i>Koji Yoshimatsu is</i> <i>Senior Manager for the Member’s Card Management Group,</i> <i>Mori Building Co., Ltd. in Tokyo, Japan.</i><p>As an urban shopping center operator, …

El Ñaqui on Using Cash Less on the Streets | Global Hub

<i>Jose Bengoa is owner and Executive Chef of El Ñaqui</i><p>When thinking of <b>food trucks</b> in Puerto Rico most people picture low quality food, eating on the go …

Café Cashless: Hungary's First Cashless Cafeteria | Global Hub

<i>Gabor Mate is Managing Director at Katona Jozsef Theatre, Budapest, Hungary</i><p>Many nations in the world including Hungarians often struggle to find the …

Debit Card Champions Go Contactless in Amsterdam | Global Hub

This past January, retailers across the Netherlands got an unusual thank you for promoting the use of debit cards in their stores. While not …

morning brew Archives | Global Hub

Morning Brew: A Priceless Grand Slam With Roland Garros | Global Hub

Tennis anyone? MasterCard is now the official payment card at the Roland-Garros tournamnet, making for a <b>Priceless Paris</b> experience. <b></b> <b>Nigerians</b> get …

Cinnamon Banana Green Smoothie Recipe

<b>Written by Samantha Abrams</b><p>Spinach might seem like an odd choice for a smoothie, but its flavorful sweetness is actually enhanced by being paired with the bananas and almond milk. Get your iron, calcium and a good bit of veggie protien in this delicious green smoothie recipe. Don't like spinach? Try …

Your New Delicious, Go-To Summer Salad

This dressing. WTF.<p><b>This is a salad that improves with age, so I often make a big batch of it over the weekend and snack on it throughout the week. A friend turned me on to the recipe, from My New Roots. The dressing's combination of spices, vinegar, maple syrup and mustard have an addictive je ne</b> …

Who Are My Heroes? Young Millennial Leaders - Switch & Shift

I bet you’re asking yourself if I’m nuts.<p>I am. And I’m happily addicted to these kids too! The stereotype of Gen-Y/Millennials is one of entitlement. …

Inside Mastercard’s Social Command Center

Few would argue that embedding social throughout the company is not a worthy goal. The question is how to do so in far-flung companies of massive …

Public Relations

To go viral, here’s what content has to make you feel

Every business dreams of “going viral”—their content passed from device to device like some kind of 21st century bubonic plague—except instead of carrying death and destruction, viral content spreads the word about innovative, customer-focused brands throughout the world.<p>It’s impossible to predict …

Marketing

Did Sir Isaac Newton Invent Social Media?

Did Sir Isaac Newton invent social media or was it a group of medieval harness-polishers?<p>In the 12th century, craftsmen of various types began to loosely (and then formally) affiliate themselves into Trade Guilds. The farriers, knife-makers, locksmiths, chain-forgers, nail-makers, helmet-makers, …

How to Boost Engagement on Your LinkedIn Company Page

Shares 5K<p>Are you leveraging your LinkedIn Company Page as best you can?<p>In a recent LinkedIn study, 50% of current company followers stated they are …

10 Things Really Amazing Bosses Do

Are you truly an amazing boss or just a good one? See how many of these 10 traits are natural for you.<p>Recently, I had overwhelming response to my column on <i>10 Things Really Amazing Employees Do.</i> In it, I also gave tips for being a better boss. Better is great, but amazing bosses didn't need the tips …

Team Building

20 words and phrases that will doom your pitch

Evil forces lurk among us, threatening to destroy our way of life.<p>Only communicators stand between civilization and a new Dark Age. But your quest …

5 Ways to Use Mind Maps for Eye-Catching Blog Content

In today’s post-literate world, visual content makes it possible to convey complex information in a variety of concise, understandable, and colorful …