NCR Launches Business Banking Mobile For Community Banks, Credit Unions

http://www.pymnts.com/mobile-applications/2016/ncr-business-banking-mobile-app-community-banks-credit-unions/ NCR announced on Thursday (Sept. 22) it launched a new app dubbed Business Banking Mobile. The app will enable community financial institutions (CFIs) to compete with larger financial institutions by providing their business banking customers with iOS and Android access to this secure and easy-to-use account management platform. “Business Banking Mobile is yet another […]

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A legendary Morgan Stanley banker reveals what’s required to get ahead on Wall Street

http://www.businessinsider.com/james-runde-on-emotional-intelligence-2016-9 Over his 40-year banking career, James Runde learned that being just as smart and hardworking as his colleagues wasn’t enough. Instead, developing emotional intelligence, or “EQ,” is key to getting ahead on Wall Street, Runde wrote in an article published Monday by the Harvard Business Review. Runde started working at Morgan Stanley in 1974 […]

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The Future of Email Marketing

http://www.business2community.com/email-marketing/future-email-marketing-01661248#jorU3dq1CWqPYDzq.97 Email is changing just as quickly as the rest of the online landscape. In just the past few years, we’ve seen the growth of features like video in email, the ability of customers to text to join an email list, and even virtual reality opt-ins. As in so many other facets of life, we […]

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L.A. County Fair: More than 35 Community Heroes to be recognized

http://www.dailybulletin.com/lifestyle/20150821/la-county-fair-more-than-35-community-heroes-to-be-recognized POMONA >> More than 35 community members from all walks of life will be recognized as Community Heroes during the L.A. County Fair, which begins Sept. 4 at the Fairplex. The heroes live or work in 16 cities surrounding the Fairplex and will be honored during each city’s day at the fair, Fairplex spokeswoman […]

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Wilkinsburg Youth Project attracts teens

http://www.post-gazette.com/local/east/2015/10/23/Wilkinsburg-Youth-Project-attracts-teens/stories/201510090036 By Deana Carpenter Jessica Burns of Wilkinsburg has a mission to change the perception of the youth in the borough and its surrounding communities. The social worker, who has lived in Wilkinsburg for 25 years, started the Wilkinsburg Youth Project two summers ago to provide mentors and service opportunities for youth age 14 to […]

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New Study Finds Solving Every Single Personal Problem Reduces Anxiety

http://www.theonion.com/article/new-study-finds-solving-every-single-personal-prob-54023 SEATTLE—Explaining that participants left the clinical trial feeling calmer and more positive, a study published Monday by psychologists at the University of Washington has determined that people can significantly reduce their anxiety by solving every single one of their personal problems. “Our findings suggest that resolving all of the major issues plaguing one’s life, […]

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Magnesium for Headaches, Anxiety & Curbing Sugar Cravings

http://www.prevention.com/health/effects-of-magnesium-deficiency What if we told you your chocolate cravings could be quelled without that double fudge brownie? Or that your period cramps, constipation, or even anxiety had a surprisingly easy fix—no drugs required? The potential solution: Magnesium, an essential mineral that most of us aren’t consuming enough of.  Why so many of us have a […]

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If Fed finally raises rates, here’s how you’ll feel it

http://www.usatoday.com/story/money/personalfinance/2016/09/19/fed-federal-reserve-interest-rates-savings-credit-cards/90144564/ Lisa Kiplinger, USA TODAY … 10 voting members of the Federal Open Market Committee [will] decide interest rates for the Federal Reserve. Will they, or won’t they? That’s the question on the minds of interest-rate watchers everywhere as the Federal Reserve gets set to meet this week. National Association of Federal Credit Unions President and […]

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Decoding the Psychology behind Consumer Behavior and Relationships

http://www.martechadvisor.com/articles/customer-experience/decoding-the-psychology-behind-consumer-behavior-and-relationships/ by Shabana Arora Relationships today are complex and unique. However, they have three things in common; chemistry, experience, and identity. These components can be found in customer and brand relationships as well. It is the chemistry and identity which attracts a customer to a brand, but the most important of all, it is experience which […]

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Let’s Think Again About Dodd-Frank

https://www.bloomberg.com/view/articles/2016-09-20/let-s-think-again-about-dodd-frank By Tyler Cowen Six years after the U.S. Congress passed the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act in response to the 2008 financial crisis, it is not obvious that it made the U.S. economy safer and sounder. Take the slow recovery in the real estate market. Some of the weak housing demand is due […]

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