Friday, September 17, 2021
Media outlets have used the words "average," "normal," "regular" and "tourists," to describe the civilians currently orbiting the earth every 90 minutes on a SpaceX Dragon, but there is nothing ordinary about the Inspiration4 crew and its mission commander Jared Isaacman, founder and chief executive officer of Shift4. The three-day orbital flight, financed and led by Isaacman, is set to splash down off the coast of Florida on or around Sept. 18, 2021, depending on weather, according to SpaceX representatives.
By Dale S. Laszig
Twenty years ago, artificial intelligence (AI) was considered a breakthrough technology; today, AI is an integral part of connected commerce. Next-generation AI models are more autonomous than early models and frequently make decisions independently of humans. Their ability to parse anomalous behavior from massive data sets makes them invaluable to numerous endeavors from fraud prevention to financial services.
Company profile from GS210901
Since its founding in 1999, MerchantE has been a leading innovator of payment acceptance solutions that enable growing businesses to expand and sell in diverse channels: onsite, online and on-the-go. Recently, the company introduced a financial technology platform designed to drive digital commerce and support the money management needs of growing businesses so they can revolutionize the way they bring money in, move money out and make money decisions—and gain a competitive advantage.
B2B is a HUGE market opportunity, but if you’re selling just on price, “your hitting singles, not grand slams,” says Roger McNamara, President, Guide2Interchange. Discover how Guide2Interchange trains agents to be power hitters selling B2B. Plus, James has a tip for grabbing a merchant’s attention when cold calling, and Patti reports on potentially ominous stirrings in Washington.