Month: October 2020

Best business intelligence (BI) tools in 2020: BI tools for data visualizations

The best business intelligence tools provide simple and easy to manage data visualizations, for providing clear analytics and data insights to stakeholders.

Best business intelligence tools

Business intelligence (BI) tools aim to provide easy ways to visualize data, in order to better identify actionable insights. 

This is especially important when the modern business can now collect data on every aspect of a business, from sales and marketing, to workflows and productivity, to hiring and HR,

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Radio Broadcaster Entercom Names FanDuel Sportsbook Partner

Entercom Communications  (ETM) – Get Report shares leaped after the radio broadcaster signed a six-year deal that makes FanDuel its official sportsbook partner.

Sports gambling is all the rage since the Supreme Court legalized it for all states in 2018. 

The stock recently stood at $1.62, up 11%. They’ve traded on Thursday up as much as 63% at $2.38. 

The shares have more than doubled off their 52-week low of 75 cents, set

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Biden’s transition team juggles competing demands as liberals push Warren for Treasury

with Brent D. Griffiths

If Joe Biden wins the big contest next week, he will find himself thrust into another, between liberal and moderate Democrats over the future of the party. And it would begin playing out immediately as Biden moves to assemble his administration. 

Liberal groups already are set to press him to name Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.), a vanquished primary foe and lefty hero, as his Treasury secretary.

“Donors, activists and leaders on

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Insurtechs with low-cost options could draw in more younger consumers

  • The pandemic has caused changes to healthcare coverage for Gen Zers and millennials more than it has for older adults.
  • This will bring tech-driven insurance startups to more narrowly focus on appealing to younger consumers. 
  • Insider Intelligence publishes hundreds of insights, charts, and forecasts on the Digital Health industry with the Digital Health Briefing. For a limited time, you can try the Briefing for a full week for just $1!

The coronavirus pandemic has sparked

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Nxivm survivor India Oxenberg went from aspiring entrepreneur to cult

  • India Oxenberg told Business Insider that her entrepreneurial dream of opening a catering business drew her to Nxivm before she knew it was a cult. 
  • She spent seven years in the Nxivm cult, and alleged she was forced to become a “slave” to cult leader Keith Raniere, which included being branded with Raniere’s initials.
  • After she broke free, she said Nxivm’s promise of a “practical MBA” had initially prompted her to join. 
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Starbucks sales recover faster than expected in US, China

Starbucks saw faster-than-expected recovery in the U.S. and China in its fiscal fourth quarter, giving it confidence as it heads into the new year.

Global same-store sales fell 9% from the prior year, a better showing than the 12% to 17% drop Starbucks anticipated in July. U.S. same-store sales were down 9% in the July-September period, while China’s fell 3%. Starbucks has 20,000 stores in the U.S. and China, or 61% of its total.

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AM Best to Present Global, Asia-Pacific Insurance Market Review at SIRC 2020 Re-Mind

AM Best’s Insurance Market Briefing – SIRC will explore the state of the Asia-Pacific and global (re)insurance markets on Wednesday, 4 November 2020, as part of the Singapore International Reinsurance Conference’s (SIRC) 2020 Re-Mind event.

The online webinar will give attendees an opportunity to hear (re)insurance market insight and opinion from a panel of senior executives and analytical leaders from AM Best’s international offices. AM Best currently maintains a stable market segment outlook on the

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NFTE Names 17-Year-Old Jose Rodriguez of Providence, Rhode Island Top Young Entrepreneur of 2020

Teen entrepreneurs from around the world vied for $25,000 in prizes at 15th annual National Youth Entrepreneurship Challenge

New York, NY, Oct. 26, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship (NFTE) has announced that 17-year-old Jose Rodriguez of Providence, RI, won the top prize at NFTE’s 15th annual National Youth Entrepreneurship Challenge, presented by Citi Foundation and Ernst & Young LLP (EY US), with support from PayPal. This year’s competition took place online,

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Employee Relocation Services Market Procurement Intelligence Report with COVID-19 Impact Analysis | Global Forecasts, 2020-2024

LONDON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The Employee Relocation Services market will register an incremental spend of about USD 6 billion, growing at a CAGR of 3.30% during the five-year forecast period. A targeted strategic approach to Employee Relocation Services sourcing can unlock several opportunities for buyers. This report also offers market impact and new opportunities created due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Download free sample pages

Key benefits to buy this report:

  • What are the market dynamics?
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Library Pictures to Co-Finance CJ Entertainment’s Local Language Film Slate

Library Pictures International, a Los Angeles-based local-language content financier has struck a deal with CJ Entertainment, the South Korean studio behind Oscar-winner “Parasite,” to co-finance its production in Indonesia, Vietnam and Turkey.

Library, which is itself backed by Legendary Pictures, will fund up to 50% of the budget of CJ Entertainment-led local-language productions in each of the three markets. Few deal terms were disclosed, though they were described as a “multi-year, multi-picture” agreement.

CJ-CGV, a

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Insurance Brokerage Market Procurement Intelligence Report with COVID-19 Impact Analysis | Global Forecasts, 2020-2024

The Insurance Brokerage market will register an incremental spend of about USD 139 billion, growing at a CAGR of 4.50% during the five-year forecast period. A targeted strategic approach to Insurance Brokerage sourcing can unlock several opportunities for buyers. This report also offers market impact and new opportunities created due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Download free sample pages

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SpendEdge has announced the release

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A Plus Business Coaching & Marketing LLC Helps Entrepreneurs Build Their Legacies Amidst COVID-19 Pandemic

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WASHINGTON – October 26, 2020 – ( Newswire.com )

Finance experts are elated as A Plus Business Coaching & Marketing LLC (APBCM) has finally rolled out their Business Credit Finance Program. APBCM provides a unique and efficient cash and credit access program that offers business owners easy access to financing options for their businesses. 

By providing

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IT Storage Services Market Procurement Intelligence Report with COVID-19 Impact Analysis

The IT Storage Services market will register an incremental spend of about USD 108 million, growing at a CAGR of 14.46% during the five-year forecast period. A targeted strategic approach to IT Storage Services sourcing can unlock several opportunities for buyers. This report also offers market impact and new opportunities created due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Download free sample pages

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SpendEdge has announced

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Las Vegas Sands Mulling $6 Billion Sale of Vegas Casinos: Source | Investing News

(Reuters) – Casino operator Las Vegas Sands Corp is exploring a sale of its flagship casinos in Las Vegas for about $6 billion, a source told Reuters on Monday, with the move likely to mark the exit of the group’s chairman from the U.S. gambling industry for now.

The properties included in the potential sale are Sands Expo Convention Center, the Venetian Resort Las Vegas and the Palazzo, the source added, asking not to be

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How Biden and Trump differ on housing-finance reform

For more than a decade, housing-finance giants Fannie Mae (FNMA) and Freddie Mac (FMCC) have remained in conservatorship after being bailed out amid the Great Recession.



Joe Biden, Donald Trump are posing for a picture: Vice President Joe Biden would likely abandon the Trump administration’s approach to housing-finance reform if elected, experts say.


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Vice President Joe Biden would likely abandon the Trump administration’s approach to housing-finance reform if elected, experts say.

Fannie and Freddie’s shareholders have been kept in limbo throughout those years — they’ve watched as the enterprises’ profits were swept to the Treasury Department

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AIG Names Next CEO as It Splits Off Life Insurance Unit

(Bloomberg) — Carl Icahn’s vision for AIG is about to become a reality.

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Five years after the activist investor called for its breakup, American International Group Inc. announced plans to shed its massive life and retirement operation, the final dismantling of a company built over decades by former Chief Executive Officer Maurice “Hank” Greenberg.

Dropping a business that accounted for about a third of AIG’s revenue last year leaves a much simpler company

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Soapbox cofounder explains how business owners can give back

  • David Simnick cofounded Soapbox, a socially conscious hygiene brand, in 2010, after realizing how effective proper hygiene can be in preventing childhood mortality.
  • The company donates one bar of soap for every Soapbox purchase. 
  • In early March, Soapbox began carrying hand sanitizer. Market demand for available sanitizer super-charged their sales, while straining their supply chain.
  • Now, Soapbox is on track to do 10 times its 2019 revenue, enabling the company to donate more than 5
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Outdoor Advertising Market Procurement Intelligence Report with COVID-19 Impact Analysis | Global Forecasts, 2020-2024

The Outdoor Advertising market will register an incremental spend of about USD 9 billion, growing at a CAGR of 3.96% during the five-year forecast period. A targeted strategic approach to Outdoor Advertising sourcing can unlock several opportunities for buyers. This report also offers market impact and new opportunities created due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Download free sample pages

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SpendEdge has announced the release

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The Common Thread Of Artificial Intelligence Success Stories

Enterprises seeing real success with artificial intelligence have something in common: they are capable of learning quickly from their successes or failures and re-applying those lessons into the mainstream of their businesses.

Of course, there’s nothing new about the ability to rinse, learn and repeat, which has been a fundamental tenet of business success for ages. But because AI is all about real-time, nanosecond responsiveness to a range

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Global Business Intelligence Market to 2025 by Component (Solutions and Services), Solution (Dashboards and Scorecards, Data Integration and ETL), Business Function (Finance, Operation) – ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The “Business Intelligence Market by Component (Solutions and Services), Solution (Dashboards and Scorecards, Data Integration and ETL), Business Function (Finance, Operation), Industry Vertical (BFSI, Telecom and IT), and Region – Global Forecast to 2025” report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com’s offering.

The Global Business Intelligence Market Size to Grow from USD 23.1 Billion in 2020 to USD 33.3 Billion by 2025, at a CAGR of 7.6%

Various factors such as the growing

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