DCR’s Favourite Payment Industry Posts of November 2017
Here are some of our favourite payment industry posts for November 2017.
Holiday Shopping Attitudes: What Your Business Needs To Know
Knowing what your consumers want–and what they don’t want–is a key ingredient to success during the holiday season. We’ve collected a list of consumer holiday shopping attitudes, so you can make sure your business brings the holiday cheer.
5 Reasons Why Your Business Needs A Mobile App For The Holiday Rush
Rewards programs help engage customers, drive sales, motivate employees, and create behaviours that affect your overall marketing platform — and your bottom line. A loyalty/rewards program’s aim is to create a mutually beneficial relationship between your company and the recipients, but picking the right kind of incentive/reward program to offer is important. It should be customized to fit your customers’ preferences in order to ensure that they receive rewards the actually want.
7 Reasons Why An Incentive Card Is The Perfect Holiday Gift
The holiday season is almost upon us, and it’s time to start thinking about what gifts to give to friends and family. Sometimes, it can be difficult to decide on what to get. Few things during the holiday season are as stressful as picking out the right gift, or as disappointing as giving–or receiving–the wrong one. Well, this year you’re in luck, because there is one gift that every single person on your holiday shopping list will be happy to receive: an incentive card.
Celebrate National Gratitude Month By Gifting An Incentive Card
The month of November is officially National Gratitude month, and so we at DCR Strategies ask: What are you grateful for? With American Thanksgiving–the perfect holiday for gratitude–right around the corner, now is the time to look at how you can give something back to those who are important to you.
5 Reasons Why Being Thankful Matters For Thanksgiving
Gratitude can help build healthy workplace environments and solidify strong relationships between employers and employees, and the numbers back it up. Some bosses are afraid that offering gratitude weakens their authority, and that employees will take advantage of them, however 93 percent of those polled agreed that grateful bosses were more likely to be successful, and only 18 percent thought that grateful bosses would be seen as “weak.” To compound matters, 35 percent of all bosses polled said they had “never” been thanked for their hard work.
The Secrets of Retail Loyalty: Here’s What You Need To Know
The secret to building retail loyalty? The best kind of customers are engaged customers. Not only will engaged customers buy more products, they will advertise your brand to their friends, which is the best possible way to market your business.
“Operation Christmas Child” A Success For Samaritan’s Purse
“Operation Christmas Child,” a project of Samaritan’s Purse, brings good news and great joy to children around the world by gifting shoeboxes filled with fun toys, hygiene items, and school supplies.
12 Ideas For Employee Appreciation
Happy U.S. Thanksgiving! This year, express your gratitude by… showing gratitude! There are many different ways you can let your employees know that you appreciate them: a special letter, a reward incentive, or even a kind word. Gratitude doesn’t require any special training, all it takes is sincerity and a willingness to show appreciation. Showing employees appreciation will help to create a “we’re in this together” mentality, a better workplace environment and, in the end, better results.
Cyber Monday Is Here: Why Mobile Is A Must-Have For Your Business
In 2016, Cyber Monday sales reached an all-time high, with consumers spending $3.45 billion USD in a single day. Black Friday traffic was up 220% over a regular day. And, while Black Friday/Cyber Monday originated in the United States, it’s become an international event–according to a 2016 Borderfree study, Black Friday/Cyber Monday orders were up globally, with countries like India seeing as much as 173% growth over the previous year. One of the reasons for the shopping sensation? Mobile.