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Awards Blog

How Different Awards Are Judged

by Predrag Vuckovic on 6th January 2017.

The number of business awards that can be entered is staggering. Presented with this myriad of choices, a regular company is undoubtedly left wondering: Even if we decide to enter some kind of awards event, whom should we choose and why? After extensive research we have found that plenty of awards follow the same pattern […]

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Financial Services Companies VS Banks: Finance Disrupted

by Neil Skehel, CEO of Awards International Ltd on 21st December 2016.

One of the goals of the UK Financial Services Experience Awards is to reveal the biggest trends of the finance industry across the UK where the entrants share their most innovative projects and what they are doing to contribute to the revolution of finance. At the 2017 finals, the judges hope to hear more on […]

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Almost Half of All UK Ecommerce Transactions Now Take Place on Mobile

by Criteo on 17th December 2016.

-REPOSTED FROM CXM MAGAZINE- Criteo, the performance marketing technology company, today reveals that almost half (48.9 percent) of all UK eCommerce transactions now take place on mobile devices, up six percent year-on-year. Criteo’s new UK mobile commerce findings – part of the company’s study of 1.4 billion online transactions – also reveal that in Q1 […]

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Raising the Minimum Wage Benefits both Staff and Businesses

by CXM Editorial Team on 17th December 2016.

-REPOSTED FROM CXM MAGAZINE- KPMG economic analysis KPMG has calculated, for the first time, the impact of the universal adoption of the Living Wage in the UK. In a new report, “The Living Wage: an economic impact assessment,” KPMG has concluded that raising the Minimum Wage to the Living Wage would take just 1.3% of […]

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TARGOBANK Employs Lena, a Highly Intuitive “Virtual Assistant”

by TARGOBANK on 17th December 2016.

-REPOSTED FROM CXM MAGAZINE- CX Company supports online self-service for Germany’s TARGOBANK TARGOBANK, a leading consumer finance provider with over 4 million customers, has become the first bank in Germany to use CX Company’s DigitalCX customer engagement platform to support customer self-service across its website. DigitalCX will power a highly intuitive ‘virtual assistant’ called Lena […]

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Are physical wallets “sooo last century”?

by Simon Black on 17th December 2016.

-REPOSTED FROM CXM MAGAZINE- The revolution of the cashless society and the dawn of connected commerce by Simon Black, CEO, PPRO Group Ten years from now the way we think about cash and wallets will be very different. For most people cash, and specifically physical money, will be kept at home and used only on […]

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SMEs Keep Growing, but So Do Their Concerns on Skilled Staff Shortages

by Albion Ventures on 17th December 2016.

-REPOSTED FROM CXM MAGAZINE- Albion Ventures’ third Albion Growth Report shows that 61% of SMEs predict growth over the next years SMEs are focused on boosting productivity and tapping into new markets, but are struggling to find skilled staff Reliance on bank funding plummets from 76% in 2013 to 49% A new report launched by […]

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Mum & Dad, I Need a Loan

by Business Banking Insight on 17th December 2016.

-REPOSTED FROM CXM MAGAZINE- Younger SMEs are more likely to consider a diverse range of options when seeking finance or information to expand their business, including turning to friends and family, compared with older companies, the Business Banking Insight (BBI) has found. An ICM poll of 5,000 SMEs across the UK found that 42% of […]

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Finance On The Go

by Virginia Monk on 17th December 2016.

-REPUBLISHED FROM THE CXM MAGAZINE- On a later than usual train journey from work, my phone reminded me that I had set a task to pay my credit card bill. The monthly reminder was set for the time I am usually home, but at least this gave me the opportunity to put my mobile banking […]

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