Best Team Communication Tools To Use Working Remotely

Team communication tools for the COVID-19 Home Office Roughly 80% of today’s companies use some kind of social collaboration tool to streamline communication both inside and outside of the office. Due to the current outbreak of the Coronavirus, a steep increase in professionals working from outside of the office is noticeable. We decided to share

Guide To Creating Webinars

With many events being canceled, creating webinars is the way to reduce the impact of face to face limitations. How can you still proceed with that internal or external event you were planning on?  Webinars are the answer to a safe and pleasant way of staying connected, building and scaling your business nowadays. We live

Working Remotely & Taking Care Of Your Mental Health

Establishing a solid plan is essential when you and your team transfer to a remote working environment. This not only includes taking care of the logistics such as what communication tools to use and what technology your team needs, but also the mental health aspect supporting this transition.  In times where over 1.5 Billion people

How to manage your team when working remotely?

Managing a team that is working remotely can be challenging and ambiguous at first. In the heart of successful remote management lays communication and trust. To establish effective communication without in-person cues and get closer to success: 1. Keep your team updated Regularly inform your team about strategies, current situation, accomplishments, etc. Making them aware

Toronto: The Next Stop For Your FinTech Business

A strong technology sector, resilient financial system, a quality pool of talent and low business costs put the Toronto Region on the global FinTech map. Not only does the Toronto Region boast being home to the headquarters of major Canadian banks, but it also lays claim to three of the top 60 global pension funds

Working Remotely: The New Condition Of Employment?

Is the possibility of remote work the new condition of employment? In the dynamic world, we live in, flexibility at the workplace turns out to be an integral component of employees’ happiness. In a LinkedIn Global Talent Trends survey of more than 5,000+ talent professionals in 35 countries from around the world, three main factors

Artificial Intelligence in Payments: 1-second AI loan decisions

The integration of Artificial Intelligence in payments is changing the present and the future of the industry for consumers as well as businesses. AI has already turned into a hot topic among BigTechs and predictions indicate that in 2020, companies within the financial sector will invest $11 billion in AI, in a market that is

Wearable Payments: Contactless Payments On The Rise

Wearable payments are payments made using devices such as smartwatches, payment wristbands, rings, fitness trackers, and more innovative PayTech. Wearable payment methods are increasing in Europe, with consumers rapidly incorporating these new methods of payment not only in their daily lives but in their outfits as well. Mass-adoption of NFC enabled terminals NFC payments have

Sustainable Finance: 3 Green Initiatives in 2020

Sustainable Finance, also known as Green finance, includes investment decisions that take into account environmental or social issues and result in sustainable practices. This blog describes three of the most recent examples of green initiatives launched by financial institutions. These companies combine the provision of financial services with sustainability-oriented solutions. 1. MasterCard: Carbon Footprint Offset

FinTech in Amsterdam: Interview with Hugo Neizen, Amsterdam InBusiness

Amsterdam InBusiness is the official foreign investment agency of the Amsterdam Metropolitan Area and offers pragmatic and tailor-made services to companies that are considering European expansion, by validating the market opportunity and making the business case for Amsterdam. We spoke with Hugo Niezen, (former) Senior Manager Foreign Investments, to hear more about how Amsterdam InBusiness