Law360 (September 30, 2020, 9:38 PM EDT) — The Delaware chancellor on Wednesday tossed an investor suit asserting directors of internet car pricing business TrueCar concealed information that a partner’s website revamp would harm auto sales as other investors used inside ties to unload stocks, saying a procedural problem sank the suit.

In a 73-page memorandum opinion, Chancellor Andre G. Bouchard tossed the consolidated suit, saying the suing investors failed to show they should be excused from having to first go to the company’s board to ask it to pursue litigation before they could assert derivative claims on behalf of the company.

“The threshold issue in this case is…

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More than three decades of deep-science fuels foundation to help B2B companies compete and win in today’s digital market

PROS® (NYSE: PRO), a provider of AI-powered solutions that optimize selling in the digital economy, today announced that it has been named a winner of the Houston Business Journal’s second-annual Innovation Award for PROS Price Optimization and Management solutions. This latest award adds to the company’s momentum in delivering solutions that help businesses respond to customers’ needs by offering an advanced omnichannel, customer buying experience, designed to help maximize revenue and win more business.

Today’s B2B buyer expects a B2C experience. 74 percent of B2B buyers now want to buy online, and 68 percent of customers want to choose their own web research over speaking with a sales rep. As a result, B2B organizations are aggressively investing in digitalizing their sales processes in order to provide customer experiences that are inspired

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Northwell Health today announced that it has developed a first-of-its-kind predictive tool that can anticipate a spike in coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) cases at its hospitals by mining user data patterns from its website. With the pandemic still raging worldwide, Northwell plans to give away the source code to other health systems.

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Northwell Health frontline staff will have advance warning of the next COVID-19 surge thanks to its new predictive dashboard. (Credit: Northwell Health)

The two-week advance warning system was created this summer by the customer insights group in collaboration with information technology and clinical teams in the wake of the COVID-19 surge that struck New York State’s largest health system last spring. Northwell Health treated nearly 85,000 COVID-19 patients, including 16,000 hospitalized patients between March and Labor Day – more

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The following excerpt is from Money-Smart Solopreneur: A Personal Finance System for Freelancers, Entrepreneurs, and Side-Hustlers, out now via Entrepreneur Press. Pre-order now from Amazon | Barnes & Noble | Bookshop | IndieBound. 

You’re running your own solo business. That’s great! But what kind of business ARE you, really? The bottom line is that whatever you choose to call yourself, if you earn income on your own and not as wages from an employer, you’re a business owner. There is no legal or financial difference between being a business owner and being self-employed or an independent contractor.

The different terms for self-employment have gray areas and overlap. Ultimately, how you represent yourself to potential clients or fellow guests at cocktail parties is entirely up to you.

There are many versions of solo businesses, and yours may evolve over time. Consider the type of venture you want to build or

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  • Shares of the big data company Palantir began trading on Wednesday via a direct listing.
  • The New York Stock Exchange established a reference price of $7.25 per share, valuing the company at about $16 billion ahead of its official debut.
  • Palantir has yet to become profitable, raising questions from investors.
  • Palantir also has faced criticism from activists for its work with Immigration and Customs Enforcement, which the company has acknowledged poses a risk to its business — partially because yielding to the criticism might endanger its business with government clients.
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Palantir, the secretive and often-controversial big data company founded by Peter Thiel, made its public markets debut on Wednesday with a splash, as investors bid up shares and gave the company a roughly $19 billion market capitalization.

Shares of Palantir began trading on the New York Stock Exchange on Wednesday through a direct

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BANGALORE, India, Sept. 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Over the years, the role of rewards and incentives on influencing user behavior has been well established – in organizations both large and small. While every organization uses a host of technology platforms to streamline business operations, integrating the existing applications with a rewards automation platform like Xoxoday can help improve business efficiency.

Xoxoday Rewards and Incentives Technology
Xoxoday Rewards and Incentives Technology

Xoxoday Plum is a unique rewards & incentives platform that empowers users to choose a reward of their choice from a global catalogue of 20,000+ options.

Here is how Xoxoday integration will helps organizations:

Enhance Employee Productivity and Performance by Integrating with HRMS Solutions

Integrating Plum with HRMS solutions like SAP® SuccessFactors®, DarwinBox, Zoho People, BambooHR, etc. helps run reward programs directly from the HRMS platform. Organizations can send out automated and personalised rewards, incentives, gift cards, etc. to employees – anywhere in

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Businesses around the world look for a quick solution and can send the web design of their online portals. It is one of the primary factors that can make their business hit or miss so that they would put a lot of time and effort into this concern.

But not all of the businesses try to think about what is the basic purpose for which they are trying to come up with the web portal. Is it just that all of their competitors also have one, or do they try to get a website that is designed exquisitely to attract the visitors?

Let me offer you some insight on this topic so that you can know more information about this that can help you launch your own portal with success.

Purpose of Your Website

Perhaps you should start from what’s the main goal of your website? Are you setting it

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As the world continuously shifts into the digital arena, Search Engine Optimization (SEO) has become an integral aspect of building a successful web presence and growing your business. SEO has many essential functions, but the most notable one is increasing visibility or a better ranking on the Search Engine Results Page (SERP).

Search engines are practically the go-to place online to find something that you are looking for. Almost 93% of all web traffic comes through search engines. This includes consumers who typically use search engines to help with their purchase decisions. If you want more potential clients to find your website, SEO practices can help you rank among the top positions.

Prospects are more likely to see your website on the first page of the search results. This is because a quarter of web users never click past the first SERP. SEO ensures that your website is more appealing

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In today’s digitally driven world, a corporation’s website is crucial. It serves as a business’ first point of contact with consumers, potential investors and job seekers, for whom authenticity has become increasingly important. This year, many organizations have been using their websites to share, as transparently as they can, the steps they have been taking to safeguard employees and customers during the Covid-19 pandemic, while others have used them to share their stances on important issues, such as climate change and social justice. 

Bowen Craggs & Co., a London-based corporate communications consultancy, has, since 2007, ranked the effectiveness of the websites of the world’s largest organizations. This week it published its annual list of the best corporate websites. To determine the list, Bowen Craggs compiled a longlist of the 200 biggest businesses in the world, based on market capitalization. The firm then rated each company’s website in eight categories:

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CHICAGO — An increase in police presence downtown has left one alderman and some community members concerned about their neighborhoods being less safe.

Following several incidents of looting and unrest in downtown Chicago, several business owners and employees have welcomed the recent increase in police presence.

“It caused a lot of people to lose their jobs. It caused a lot of people to shut down a lot of stuff. It caused a lot of chaos,” Green Leaf Market employee Paul Skaro said.

A recent memo released by police outlines a plan to position more officers downtown during daytime hours for a highly visible presence while moving officers from other districts.

Residents from other neighborhoods are critical of the plan, citing less policing in their neighborhoods during an increase in violence.2

“For me, this is very dangerous policy being implemented because the neighborhoods like mine that I represent from West Englewood

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