Executives have increased business analytics usage

The pandemic has spurred rapid adoption of enterprise technologies around the globe, according to ManageEngine. The first report of The 2021 Digital Readiness Survey found that U.S. executives have truly upped the ante — 67% have increased their use of business analytics compared to 47% of executives outside the U.S.

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0% of U.S.-based respondents reported increased usage of artificial intelligence (AI). 72% of these respondents are relying on the technology to increase operational efficiency while 70% of them are using it to improve business analytics.

This rapid growth in the use of business analytics corresponds with what executives have learned in the past year: To improve decision-making, successfully leverage available data and enable faster decision-making processes — a sentiment that 70% of U.S. respondents agreed with.

The driving force behind accelerated analytics in the U.S. is data-driven decision-making
  • 77% of respondents are using business analytics for improved decision making.
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TikTok Now the Most Popular Mobile Video App

With more than 660 million downloads in 2020, TikTok has emerged as the most popular mobile video platform.

This finding was unveiled by Finbold, providers of opinion and highlights to help people keep their finances in check.



TikTok is the Most Popular Mobile Video App in 2021

Finbold’s research shows that in 2020, TikTok had more than 660.12 million downloads on Apple App Store and Google Play, making it the most popular video app of the year, globally.

Trailing TikTok in the popularity stakes was Signapore’s Likee, which accounted for 270.3 million downloads. SnackVideo ranked third, with 233.57 million downloads. YouTube ranked in fourth position, with 222.7 million downloads in 2020.

Using TikTok to Grow a Business

The surging popularity of the video-sharing app reiterates how valuable TikTok is as a marketing resource for small businesses. TikTok provides businesses of diverse industries the chance to tap into vast numbers of

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Waco ‘MegaFactory’ will build modular homes near Amazon center | Local Business News

Waco businessman Bill Clifton, who represents the Waco Industrial Foundation on the board that recommends incentives, said the company in question “does not have a long track record, but does have ambitious plans.”

Plans call for factories in Los Angeles, Phoenix, Dallas, Denver, Chicago, Nashville, Atlanta, Miami, Charlotte, New York City and Boston. Northern California and Southwest Florida will get regional facilities.

Waco commercial real estate agent Gregg Glime did not comment specifically about S2A, but did offer a perspective on economic development.

“We do currently have about 180,000 square feet of speculative industrial space under construction directly across from Amazon,” said Glime. “I am working on nearly 500,000 square feet of additional speculative industrial space in the market. While Amazon’s entry is certainly making a significant impact, they aren’t the drawing power for the activity we are seeing with the new industry coming to town. What Waco has to

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Bombardier lifts forecast for business jet deliveries as demand rebounds

Aug 5 (Reuters) – Bombardier Inc (BBDb.TO) raised its full-year estimates for revenue and aircraft deliveries on Thursday, helped by higher business jet traffic and demand for planes after the pandemic sapped orders last year.

The planemaker also said it would use less free cash in 2021 than previously expected, after beating analysts’ estimates for quarterly revenues on higher deliveries and demand for aftermarket services.

According to FlightAware data, business jet flights were up 23% in the week-beginning July 21 over 2019 levels in the United States, the world’s largest market for corporate aviation. read more

Rivals Textron (TXT.N) and General Dynamics Corp’s Gulfstream Aerospace are raising production to meet higher demand. read more

Free cash flow usage for 2021, a metric closely watched by investors, is now expected to be better than $300 million, compared with $500 million. Bombardier is forecasting 120 business jet deliveries in 2021, up from

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