Ways to Reduce Your Operating Costs Using a Chatbot.

What is a chatbot? Chatbots are computer programs that use an artificial intelligence (AI) to simulate a conversation with a human. They can answer questions and assist people in completing tasks. With AI assistants(bots), organizations will be able to simplify their customer service process through chatbots without compromising on quality of service or brands. For example, AI bot assistants can …

Skyrocketing eCommerce Sales in 2021 | Online Sales Guide Tips

Welcome back Dave Sutton February 16, 2021 In the future, when the pandemic’s impact on global business is analyzed, it’s likely that the biggest impact will be how it accelerated the growth of the modern ecommerce era. In many places around the world, shopping online hadn’t been possible because of underdeveloped technology infrastructures and a lack of access to electronic …

Behind the numbers 2019: Healthcare and medical cost trends: PwC

Medical cost trend Employer medical cost trend has plateaued. PwC’s Health Research Institute projects employer medical cost trend will be 6 percent for 2019, the same as 2018. Cost reduction efforts will shift to prices. Every June, PwC’s Health Research Institute (HRI) projects the growth of medical costs in the employer insurance market for the coming calendar year and identifies …

Redefining the Future of Healthcare: Strategic Trends & Best Practices | The Healthcare Guys

In the post-pandemic world, the healthcare industry finds itself at a crossroads. The first option is to maintain conventions and traditions which is a stable way but, we have all witnessed the consequences as an overwhelming majority of healthcare institutions struggled to provide services effectively to their patients. The alternative is to go for digitalization and leverage technology, innovation, and …

eCommerce Role-Model Campaigns for 2021 | Online Sales Guide Tips

Cian Fogarty March 15, 2021 Despite everything that has been thrown at them over the past year, some eCommerce companies are seeing greater profits than ever before, boosting their engagement many times over. Drawing lessons from their campaigns is like attending the latest masterclass in digital marketing. Facing the very real possibility of another dramatic year, with dizzying drops, twists. …

COVID-19: Tips from Front-Line Healthcare Teams

From Dr. Gregg Miller (Chief Medical Officer, Vituity) As the number of COVID-19 cases diagnosed in the United States rises, hospitals are already managing the anticipated surges of contagious patients. Preparation has been challenged by rapidly changing guidelines, inconsistent directives, and a lack of testing capability. Many areas around the country are also raising concerns about resources, including a lack …

Pandemic-Influenced Trends Impacting eCommerce One Year Later | Online Sales Guide Tips

Welcome back Liz Armbruester May 10, 2021 Since the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic, businesses of all types and sizes have grappled with impacts on their supply chains and changes in consumer behavior as the world adjusted to a digital-first way of shopping. While retailers had to manage ongoing changes like in-person capacity limits and COVID-19 safety protocols throughout the …

Forbes Insights: How Telemedicine Is Transforming Healthcare: How AI And Edge Are Shaping The Future

When Covid-19 struck the United States earlier this year, telemedicine proved life-saving, facilitating safe and effective patient care from afar and helping physicians pool their resources at a time when the virus strained the healthcare system.  “I think it’s fair to say that telemedicine helped stop the collapse of the health system here in the U.S.,” says Steve Allen, director …

Bridging the Gap Between eCommerce and Real-World Experiences | Online Sales Guide Tips

Efrat Vulfsons May 21, 2021 As eCommerce continues to prove itself as one of today’s most lucrative marketing channels, companies should ensure that they’re prepared to double down on their online channels. The pandemic has changed the way consumers shop, with a 146% growth in online retail orders in the US and Canada in 2020 alone. In fact, it’s predicted …

Dr. Delia Tuttle Pioneers New Trends for Women in Dentistry

“That was pretty good for a girl.”  According to Dr. Mary Martin, comments like this (from patients) were common when she entered dentistry 30 years ago. And the sexism was just as prevalent inside the industry. Both Dr. Martin and Dr. Sheri Doniger report that their presence as students and as practicing dentists was seen as unfairly displacing men from …

Want to Boost Your Online Sales? These eCommerce Trends Can Help | Online Sales Guide Tips

Nura Eston June 3, 2021 Of all the changes we’ve seen as a result of COVID-19, one of the biggest—and most lasting—might just be in how we shop. In fact, with transactions totalling $ 4.6 trillion USD, eCommerce saw nearly 20% YoY growth worldwide in 2020. The pandemic has shown us all that eCommerce makes shopping easier, and ordering online …

7 Benefits of Mobile-First Ecommerce Site Design | Online Sales Guide Tips

Nicholas Shaw July 14, 2021 Do you know that an increasing number of people access eCommerce sites from their mobile gadgets rather than a laptop or computer? According to Statista, in the first quarter of 2021, mobile phones generated 54 percent of website traffic globally. More, this number has consistently risen since 2017. While these are already impressive stats, tablets …

Digital Health 150: The Digital Health Startups Transforming The Future Of Healthcare – CB Insights Research

The Digital Health 150 is CB Insights’ annual ranking of the 150 most promising digital health startups in the world. This year’s winning companies include startups working on interoperability, at-home care, emerging benefits, and more. GET the list of digital health 150 companies Job Title Phone number CB Insights’ second annual Digital Health 150 finalists include digital health startups from 18 countries …

How to Build a Winning eCommerce Ads Strategy | Online Sales Guide Tips

Nicole Blanckenberg July 7, 2021 Let’s be honest: without traffic, all the effort you put into product development and onsite optimization is utterly pointless. But you don’t need just any old traffic. Your store needs highly targeted traffic, the kind that only comes with a well-thought-out and optimized eCommerce ads strategy. Yes, SEO can drive traffic over time, but for …

Building Scalable Healthcare Internet of Things Networks

 Network connections continue to be a challenge as healthcare organizations improve their healthcare Internet of Things (IoT) infrastructure. “The rising demand of chronic disease management, better connectivity between doctors and patients, and enhanced drug delivery systems in healthcare sectors have created the demand for IoT in the healthcare sector,” said a recent Research and Markets report. “In addition, the IoT …

ecommerce-store-icon

Five questions to ask when selecting AI e-commerce tools

When asked about artificial intelligence in the eCommerce industry, most people bring up Amazon as a prime example. The tech giant is at the forefront of AI technology, with one of the most advanced chatbots on the market (Alexa, can you order me some ice cream?) along with recommendation engines and fulfillment algorithms that tell supplies what is in demand. …

‘Technology holds Key to Enable Quality Healthcare and Become More Accessible’

From Singapore-based Quadria Capital to China’s Long Hill Capital, the Asian healthcare sector is receiving immense attention from players across the region.   The early-stage venture firm HealthXCapital too is following the suit, with a twist. Its newly launched Emerging Asia’s first healthcare focused early stage venture fund focuses on areas that remain unexplored till now—accessibility and affordability, two of the major healthcare …

Need More Conversions? Improve the Customer Journey

The concept of a customer journey can serve as a practical guide for ecommerce merchants who want to grow their businesses. It tells them where to invest their marketing efforts, what products they need, and how to close the deal within the multi-device and multi-click patterns that shoppers take today before they buy. Through my experiences with hundreds of brands, …