Jordan DeCicco, then a basketball freshman at Philadelphia University, couldn't stay awake in his 8 a.m. accounting class after early morning practice. He went looking for bottled coffee to bring to practice, but he couldn't find any that wasn't packed with sugar and artificial ingredients. "It was loaded with sugar...
Apple recently announced three new iPhones: iPhone8, iPhone8 Plus and iPhone X (pronounced ten). The iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus will be available for preorder on September 15, and the iPhone X will be available for preorder on October 27. But for those planning to buy an Apple smartphone,...
The four largest cities in Northwest Arkansas reported strong sales tax growth though 2018. Bentonville, Fayetteville, Rogers and Springdale reported cumulative sales tax revenue through December of $72.99 million, up by 10.47% from a year ago. December revenue was also strong across the board, with the biggest gains coming from...
Nearly half of all homes bought in Tacoma last year sold above the asking price, according to real estate data firm Zillow. That’s a stark escalation from 2012, when fewer than one in five sold for above the asking price — about what the national figure was. Since then, the...
Social media is no longer just a way to kill time. These platforms can help you find a job, market your products, connect you with valuable contacts – it can even spark business ideas. Instead of aimlessly scrolling through your Facebook timeline and Twitter feed, here are seven clever ways to...
Revenue cycle management (RCM) is the core financial process of any healthcare organization. Medical practices, hospitals and labs all need to establish an efficient and effective RCM process if they want to survive and turn a profit. But what is RCM exactly? The healthcare industry is different from many others,...
Quick, name an app used by 1.5 billion people. Did you immediately think of Gmail? Or did you one of the social media or video apps? For business users, Gmail is like the old reliable coffee machine in the break room or the Toyota Camry you drive to work....
AS ANYONE who flies regularly for work can attest, business travellers are not constantly being doted upon. Flights are not all booked by a travel manager, nor are never-ending drinks being poured by dutiful attendants. Indeed, corporate travel might be becoming a more independent affair. According to a recent survey, a growing...
What's in a logo? Does imagery impact a brand so significantly that it can affect revenue? In a recent study, C+R Research examined some major brands and how their logos have changed in relation to their revenue over time. The results shed some light on corporate logo design and the benefits...
In an effort to expand the national tech talent pipeline, Walmart has announced a $3 million investment to support national nonprofit Girls Who Code. The money will be used to help the organization administer summer immersion programs in Northwest Arkansas and across the country. Walmart said the financial support is an...