As COVID hit last year, many businesses that only had brick and mortar operations had to become innovative in order to survive. For many, this meant taking their business, or a part of their business online. During the first six months of the pandemic, U.S. e-commerce sales jumped 40.7%, while in-store revenue fell 2.7%. I personally noticed a lot of my local businesses … [Read more...] about How Will E-Commerce Evolve in 2021?
After Gen ZERS recently made fun of millennials for using the laughing-crying emoji, wearing skinny jeans and having our hair parted to the side, it made me think about how one day my son (now a month old!) will eventually poke fun at their generation's style choices because it all comes full circle. Then I thought even more about what his generation will be like, or what they … [Read more...] about Get to Know: The Alpha Generation
Just a few months ago, Tesla’s founder, Elon Musk, compared the company’s Autopilot AI system to Google’s search engine, acknowledging that they believe their system is superior to other driver-assistance systems in the industry. The company’s electric cars are equipped to stop automatically at lights and stop signs, and can control acceleration and steering. The … [Read more...] about Tesla’s Use of AI: The Future of Autonomous Driving?
Burnout is too common of a term, especially during the current pandemic. The work-life-balance that Americans experience is somewhat non-existent and I know I can definitely relate to this problem, and I am not alone. According to a recent Forbes.com article, “a survey conducted by FlexJobs and Mental Health America found that 75% of people have experienced burnout at work, … [Read more...] about Burnout Is Real and It’s Getting Worse