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Dax Silva, founder and CEO of LightSpeed

LightSpeed Is Helping Stores Kill Off ‘Showrooming’ For Good

The common narrative since e-commerce sites like Amazon and eBay exploded is that physical retail will die a slow, painful death. But it doesn't have to. Entrepreneur Dax DaSilva, founder and CEO of point-of-sale system LightSpeed, wants to use...
How Location Targeting Is Transforming Retail

How Location Targeting Is Transforming Retail

One of the biggest marketing puzzles for owners of brick-and-mortar businesses is mobile advertising, figuring out how to benefit from the constant parade of people wandering around staring at their smartphones and looking things up on them. How can...
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Workplace of the Future [Slides]

Despite the massive changes we've seen in our personal lives from technology, the workplace has been remarkably static. Many of us still work in big offices, in cubicles, and at the same desk and computer every day. Not for...
A More Decentralized Workplace Is Becoming Inevitable

A More Decentralized Workplace Is Becoming Inevitable

The future of work in America is changing dramatically. As companies continue to streamline their operations, low-skill jobs are increasingly going offshore, to robots, or being outsourced in some way. According to a new report by McKinsey, we are moving...
Why The World's Most Sustainable Company Publishes CO2 Emissions Next To Its Earnings

Why The World’s Most Sustainable Company Publishes CO2 Emissions Next To Its Earnings

There's a difference between a company having a sustainability program and actually being sustainable. The difference...
You Have To Know How Millennials Think To Get The Best Out Of Them

You Have To Know How Millennials Think To Get The Best Out Of Them

Millennials are taking over the workplace. In some areas, like tech startups, they already dominate...
10 Radical Companies That Are Changing The Way We Work

10 Radical Companies That Are Changing The Way We Work

Millennials have a stronger-than-ever influence on the workplace. They're starting more and more companies themselves, and...
You Need To Really Know Every Person To Make A Virtual Team Work

You Need To Really Know Every Person To Make A Virtual Team Work

One of the most dominant trends in the workplace is the rise of the virtual...