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  1. It’s Astonishing How Problematic Business Can Be

    At least, it is to me. Astonishing, that is. You see I’ve been in the business of transforming small business for 40-plus years. I’ve walked inside of every imaginable kind of company, from one person to 10,000 person companies.

  2. What Can IT Providers Do To Help Combat The Human Component Of Data Security Vulnerabilities?

    IT providers have a responsibility to do everything feasible to assure the success of their customers. Hard drives do fail and tornados do occur; however, with surprising frequency, more threats are occurring as a result of fellow human beings.

  3. 5 Insights Into Successful Channel Relationships

    Give a man a fish and you feed him for a day; teach a man to fish and you feed him for a lifetime. What can vendors do to develop mutually profitable channel relationships with their partners? Teach them to fish? Well, something like that.

  4. The 2016 Outlook For Digital Wallets

    Will 2016 be the year consumers ditch their card-carrying wallets for the digital variety? Will it usher in a trend of merchants adopting NFC (near field communication) technology to process mobile wallet payment transactions? It’s a payment solution several years in the making, but many indicators point to 2016 as the year mobile wallets finally turn that corner in the payments integration landscape.

  5. Help Your Clients Avoid 3 Costly Card-Not-Present Transaction Mistakes

    Industry statistics confirm that state-of-the-art technology is a company’s only formidable defense against data attacks. Unfortunately, most attacks target small and mid-sized businesses, which are often targeted due to assumed lower security.

  6. 3 Mobile Payments Trends To Watch For In 2016

    With greater use of mobile payments comes better loyalty programs, more order-ahead apps and sustainable security.

  7. How Big Data Works For Hospitality

    Predictive analytics eliminate the guesswork from staff scheduling.

  8. Looking Ahead: Top 3 POS Trends For 2016

    It's time to look ahead to what 2016 will bring to the payments industry. Technology constantly evolves in response to new innovations and consumer behaviors, and POS technology is no exception.

  9. 7 EMV Predictions For 2016

    The deadline for transitioning to EMV has come and gone. And with that, new opportunities and challenges abound. Here are a few predictions for EMV in 2016.

  10. 10 Retail Trends To Watch

    If there is a single, defining issue for the 2015 holiday shopping season, it’s whether retailers were able to provide a more cohesive shopping experience regardless of channels. Here are the major trends reshaping retail that resellers should pay close attention to, and which will be on the minds of your customer base in the weeks and months ahead.