Meredith Schmidt of Salesforce: Small Business Is a Real Business Unit For Us, Not Just a Product

Meredith Schmidt of Salesforce: Small Business Is a Real Business Unit For Us, Not Just a Product

A few months ago during Salesforce’s annual analyst summit, I got the opportunity to spend a few minutes with Meredith Schmidt. Meredith serves as Executive Vice President & GM of Salesforce Essentials & SMB.  Salesforce Essentials consist of the company’s products aimed...
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Marketing Is About More Than Just Marketing: How It Affects An Organization

Marketing Is About More Than Just Marketing: How It Affects An Organization

GettyGetty Marketing. It’s such a straightforward term — or is it? According to the American Marketing Association, the definition of marketing is “the activity, set of institutions and processes for creating, communicating, delivering and exchan...
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“Banks just aren’t set up to understand small businesses”

“Banks just aren’t set up to understand small businesses”

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Economic slowdown is real, not just technical: SBI Research

Economic slowdown is real, not just technical: SBI Research

Noting that the economy has been on a downslide since September 2016, SBI Research said on Tuesday the slowdown is real and not technical, and called for more public spending to arrest the slide. “We certainly believe that we are...
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Ford just fired its CEO – and the stock price is going nowhere

Ford just fired its CEO – and the stock price is going nowhere

Wall Street is now calling the shots at the number-two US automaker. Okay, if you go by market cap, Ford isn’t number two. It’s number three, depending on what Tesla is doing (at $50-billionish, there are days when Tesla is...
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Nokia 6 Isn’t Being Sold in Flash Sales, It Just Sells Out That Fast, Clarifies HMD Global

Nokia 6 Isn’t Being Sold in Flash Sales, It Just Sells Out That Fast, Clarifies HMD Global

Nokia 6, the comeback smartphone for Nokia, is selling like hot cakes in China. HMD Global, which owns rights to the Nokia brand, has now clarified that the Nokia 6 wasn’t being sold via JD.com following flash sales model. HMD...
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