Entries by Mike Abelson

The DOW’s High Record Numbers: What Does It Mean for Business Owners

The Dow Jones Industrial Average hits a record high at 182.24 points. This came after two of the world’s largest economies (U.S. and China) agreed to remove existing trade tariffs. The Dow Jones Industrial Average, with 123 years of history, is a stock market index that measures the stock prices of the top 30 companies […]

Artificial Intelligence: Will It Replace Small and Large Businesses?

Artificial Intelligence (AI) is truly shaping the future of the business world. In 2017, 61% of businesses started using the technology. AI-based apps have emerged, from machine learning to natural language processing, and predictive analytics. With such an immense capability and power, will AI replace human intelligence in business operations? Artificial Intelligence: A Solution for […]

How are Banks Harming Small Businesses?

As much as 78 percent of small businesses report positive corporate profitability, rating their happiness level to 8, on average (from a scale of 1-10). The past couple of years seem like the ‘golden’ years for small businesses, thanks to the increasing consumer demand, innovation, and technology – great possibilities and opportunities are present in […]