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Europe Continues to Dominate Global E-Commerce Ranking

European nations hold eight of the top 10 spots on UNCTAD’s Business-to-Consumer (B2C) E-commerce Index 2019, which ranks 152 countries on their readiness to engage in online commerce.
Europe remains by far the most prepared region for e-commerce, with eight countries ranking in the top 10 of a global index published on 3 December.

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Parks Associates’ 2nd Annual Future of Video Addresses New Content Strategies With Executives From Akamai

20% of OTT subscribers say they would have reconsidered cancelling if they could have put hold on subscription
Parks Associates research finds, among the US broadband households that cancelled an OTT service in the past year, 20% say they would have reconsidered if they’d had the ability to put the subscription on hold to use later.

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How to Do Market Research: A 6-Step Guide

Today’s buyers hold all of the power when making a purchasing decision. You’re also likely aware that they’re doing some of their research online.
But have you really adapted your marketing plan to match the way today’s customers shop and buy?
Consider three recent statistics about consumer behavior:
80% of Instagram users currently follow a business account..

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What if it’s never decorative gourd season?

If it rains, now we’ll changeWe’ll hold and save all of what cameWe won’t let it run awayIf it rains — Robert Forster
I’ve been working recently as part of a team of statisticians based in Toronto on a big, complicated applied problem. One of the things about working on this project is that, in a first for me, we know that we need to release all code and data once the project is done.

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New Year’s Resolutions 2018

Hold me accountable
This year, I propose the following set of New Year’s Resolutions. I am posting this subset of my goals publically so you can hold me accountable. I’ll do a retrospective at the end of 2018, and try to keep this list updated with progress throughout the year. I’m using Trello to keep track in real time.

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