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Eric Schmidt of the famed search engine site Google claims that people today produce as much data in two days as humans did collectively from the creation of civilization until 2003. In 2012 alone, there were an estimated 1.8 zettabytes of business data in use. Pretty much everything we do digitally leaves a footprint which becomes a piece of data.
For businesses, however, that data all must be collected and managed, and as a result data management solutions exist. There are even data cleaning companies who can come in and wipe a hard drive clean, for example. A data cleansing service is most helpful when a company has sensitive data it needs to destroy. This is most used when a company that might have sensitive data on file goes out of busi (more…)
Do you have financial savvy, and you’re looking for a way to parlay your skills into a higher income? You may find that getting into speculation and enacting an online day trading plan may be for you. Here are some tips for beginners who want to make day trades.
Do Your Homework Beforehand
This is especially pertinent for newcomers to the field, but it is good advice for anyone who is actively buying and selling stocks. The financial markets are all about tendencies, and the better you are at identifying these tendencies and using them to predict future economic outcomes, the more successful you will be. This means researching companies and specific industries thoroughly before investing. Because of the fast pace nature of day trading, you may need to conduct this research quickly and on the fly.
Running a small business is tough. Half of small businesses don’t last more than five years, and many never turn a profit before they fail. Sometimes this is because of poor business practices, but sometimes it’s because of customers failing to pay quickly enough, or at all. If you’re a business owner struggling with accounts [...]
Throughout the world, many companies face the problem of consumer debt. Unfortunately, it looks like this problem is only going to get worse. In fact, statistics show that outstanding consumer is estimated to reach $4 trillion by the end of this year. If you’re wanting to defend your business against this problem, it’s wise to [...]
Keeping a retail business running smoothly is no easy or simple task. From the mundane day to day tasks, such as stocking and organizing shelves to customer service, to the more in depth responsibilities like inventory tracking and financials, there are many loose threads in the fabric of retail that can seem impossible to keep [...]
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- And the No. 1 Stock-Fund Manager This Time Is…Shhhh
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- The Pros and Cons of Moving Closer to Your Children
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- The Anti-Bitcoin ETF
Currency funds like WisdomTree Bloomberg U.S. Dollar Bullish Fund provide a contrast to proposed—a [...]