Slack to take unusual route to public markets, likely valuing it around $16 billion

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Slack Technologies, the fast-growing workplace messaging and communication platform, is poised for an unusual public listing on Thursday that will see it trade on the New York Stock Exchange and could value it at around $16 billion, according to a person familiar with the matter. Slack Continue Reading

How SMBs can effectively manage their online reputation on a shoestring budget Search Engine Watch

Managing an online reputation is a 21st-century business responsibility that simply cannot be ignored, or even placed on the backburner for any amount of time. The online world of consumerism runs 24/7. It doesn’t take holidays, time off, or even a two-minute break. Regardless of what business ideas you might Continue Reading

JUMP Digital Marketing and SEO

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Column: U.S. legislation will help retirement security, but bigger steps are needed

CHICAGO (Reuters) – Federal policy on retirement security is one chaotic mess right now. FILE PHOTO: A group of elderly people sit in the shade in a park in Vienna, Austria June 28, 2017. REUTERS/Leonhard Foeger/File Photo Just consider the contradictory state of affairs when it comes to pensions and Continue Reading

Airbus Helicopters sees 18-month wait for oil & gas demand pick-up

Visitors look at an Airbus Helicopter H145 on static display during the 53rd International Paris Air Show at Le Bourget Airport near Paris, France, June 18, 2019. REUTERS/Pascal Rossignol PARIS (Reuters) – Airbus expects it will be another 18 months before it sees the first signs of a recovery in Continue Reading

Advertisers can now target Spotify podcast listeners

Spotify has expanded its ads capabilities with podcast listener targeting. Advertisers can reach Spotify Free podcast listeners, and in select markets, they’ll also be able to narrow their campaigns to certain podcast categories, such as “Comedy,” “Lifestyle & Health” and “Business & Technology.” Spotify is investing heavily in podcasts. Earlier Continue Reading

After Woodford fund suspension, focus turns to its stewards

LONDON (Reuters) – The suspension of Neil Woodford’s flagship fund has put the focus on a little known firm tasked with ensuring his investors were being looked after properly. FILE PHOTO: Neil Woodford, founder and fund manager at Woodford Investment Management, is seen in this undated handout picture released on Continue Reading