B2B

Moscow Works to Control Account of Helsinki Summit

MOSCOW—Word of what happened at last week’s meeting between U.S. President Donald Trump and Kremlin leader Vladimir Putin has trickled out from Russia as Moscow works to control the narrative of the summit and the course it has set of relations between the two countries.<p>With no official joint …

Russia

US, Russia diplomats discuss Helsinki meeting, ties

Washington, July 23 (IANS) The US Department of State has said Secretary of State Mike Pompeo spoke with his Russian counterpart Sergey lavrov to …

Russia

Direct Line courts small businesses with ‘Keeping up with your world’ campaign

Direct Line for Business has launched the ‘Keeping up with your world’ campaign to highlight its support of small businesses.<p>The above the line …

Small Business

Is The Market Too Cautious On FedEx?

FedEx (NYSE:FDX), like many industrials in 2018, has not been having a great year. The recent forfeiture of gains could be an opportunity to buy into …

Business

Ready to Tender - Tendering from Downloading to Submitting Your Tender

<i>Are you new to tendering and would like to learn how to download, prepare and submit a tender?</i><p>Ready <i>for tendering, but don't know where to start?</i><p><i>Have</i> …

Small Business

IIT Madras Incubation Cell sees surge in number of start-ups at 18% in FY18

The number of start-ups getting incubated in the Indian Institute of Technology, Madras (IITM) has seen an increase of 18 per cent during 2017-18, …

Startups

Accused Russian spy Maria Butina's lawyer: Russia 'doesn't want her back, they want her out'

Robert Driscoll, the lawyer for accused Russian spy Maria Butina, took aim at the Department of Justice on Sunday, telling Fox News exclusively that investigators charged her on technicalities after a lengthy surveillance operation because they didn't want to have to follow her to South …

U.S. Politics

Trump, Aides Diverge Further on Russia

As the administration prepares for another summit meeting between President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin, there is division within the U.S. ranks over Moscow’s intentions and whether the two sides will be able to cooperate on a range of issues including the conflict in …

Middle East

GST Council exempts sanitary napkins from taxation, removes a number of items from 28% tax slab

Many items such as marble, rakhi, wooden deities and sal leaves also will not be taxed, Interim Finance Minister Piyush Goyal said.<p>The Goods and …

Goods and Services Tax

Sanitary napkins to be tax free; fridge, washing machine, scents to become cheaper

Quarterly filing of returns for businesses with turnover up to ₹ 5 crore

Business (India)

GST Council snips peak rate basket, approves simpler returns filing process

Rates on several items reduced; more sweeteners likely for MSMEs in Aug 4 meet

India

MJIC Announces Strong Support for Jayden’s Journey License Renewal

COMMERCE, Calif. & MODESTO, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#childrenshealth--MJIC working on appeal to keep legendary medical cannabis dispensary open to …

Cannabis

Six Ways To Optimize Your Landing Page For Conversions

Google AdWords, SEO, social media and email are just a few marketing campaign channels that businesses can use to drive visitors back to their website. And each of them has a price. So why are so many organizations willing to send visitors they are paying to acquire to a poorly converting landing …

AdWords

How Sales Compensation Must Change With The Introduction Of Automation

The introduction of automation and machine learning to the sales process is already changing the game. Modern sales technology is allowing buyers to go through a majority of the buying process without ever speaking to a salesperson. Not only is this change evolving the role of the sales …

Compensation

Telia seals second TV acquisition; reveals Q2 figures - Mobile World Live

Telia detailed a SEK9.2 billion ($1 billion) deal to acquire media company Bonnier’s broadcasting business, its second acquisition this week designed …

Media Industry

Kush Bottles (KSHB) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research to “Sell”

Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of Kush Bottles (OTCMKTS:KSHB) from a buy rating to a sell rating in a research note published on …

Cannabis

Week’s Best: Wells Fargo’s Woes, Cetera’s Deal, Dead Robos

By<p>July 20, 2018 1:45 p.m. ET<p>The trade war, if we can call it that, simmered along this week, apparently dampening stock market results even in the …

Stock Markets

Three Ways To Connect With Your Audience On A Human Level

Many marketers hate using the word “marketing” to describe what they do. That’s because those of us who are passionate about bridging brands to their audiences know there’s much more to it than any piece of collateral could ever convey. As a partner in a marketing agency that focuses on growth and …

Marketing

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INTRODUCTION<p>South African Fashion Week is the optimal platform for a designer to start, develop and grow their businesses from. We are the only …

Fashion Week

CECIMO: European Parliament resolution could stifle innovation in 3D printing

Jul 20, 2018 | By Thomas<p>The European Parliament has issued a non-binding resolution about 3D printing on 3 July, questioning the suitability of …

European Parliament

Research Says This Type of Video Closes More B2B Sales

Here's how getting creative with your approach to case studies can cut out the high-pressure sell.<p>5 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Recently, business-to-business (B2B) buyers have begun to resemble consumers when it comes to watching videos.<p>According to Google, …

Harvard Business School

How a Zero-Friction Approach Can Make You Money

Learn what Zero-Friction is, how today’s consumer's expectations are evolving to expect seamless experiences and highlight how businesses should …

Customer Experience

Wall Street Is Suddenly Bullish on Fintech Stocks

The financial technology sector has seen a slew of positive notes from Wall Street analysts this week as earnings season kicks off.<p>Once known for …

Wall Street

Microsoft posts 23 percent jump in Intelligent Cloud revenue, Azure revenue up 89 percent but undisclosed

Microsoft’s cloud division remains one of the primary architects of its comeback in recent years, posting a 23 percent jump in revenue during the …

Cloud Computing

5 Trending Rumors About B2B Lead Generation That Need to Die

Lead generation is one of the top struggles for nearly every B2B company. In an ideal world, you’d retain clients with bottomless pockets for an …

Marketing

Pitch update: Experian, Direct Line, Shell, Vodafone and more

Experian and Direct Line are meeting agencies about the below-the-line accounts, while Pablo and UM London are new entrants to the new-business …

Advertising (UK)

Fintech is ‘resilient’ in a way tech isn’t, says Morgan Stanley

Morgan Stanley has cooled on the tech sector, but analysts there still see big potential for payments companies.<p>The team at Morgan Stanley, led by …

Morgan Stanley

Reality Check: Tim Pawlenty’s Attack Ad Against Jeff Johnson

<b>MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO)</b> — We are less than a month away from a critical primary election in Minnesota, and the governor’s race is heating up.Former …

Financial Services

Kenyan Start-Up Apollo Agriculture Raises $500.000 from Dutch FMO & Rabobank Foundation

Smartphones, such as the iPhone, are a crucial part of our daily life. However, as we are going along with …<p>Kenya's UTU Technologies, a trust …

Startups

More money would be good, but WNBA-NBA wage gap is about economics, not gender

Dissenting voices are necessary for change, and players such as former Husky Kelsey Plum are providing them on the WNBA-NBA wage gap. But when it …

Women's Basketball