American Express and SAP Concur Release Invoice and Expenses Tools

American Express and SAP Concur Release Invoice and Expenses Tools

American Express and SAP Concur recently announced two digital integrations to help businesses streamline and automate invoicing and expenses.

The first offering is an integration that allows American Express Business and Corporate Card customers to integrate with Concur Invoice. This tool uses machine learning to capture both digital and paper invoices. And then it integrates them into a single system.



American Express Partners with SAP Concur

The idea is that users enjoy more visibility into their invoices. And they save time by automatically having access to everything in one place.

The second solution provides digital expense reporting for small businesses. Basically, transactions from an American Express Business Card seamlessly flow into Concur Expense. This helps employees manage expenses more efficiently. And it gives businesses more access and control over card purchases.

Essentially, these two business tools are now connected. So American Express Business and Corporate Card users can

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VizyPay Launches RUSH Loyalty Program %%sep%% %%sitename%%

VizyPay Launches RUSH Loyalty Program %%sep%% %%sitename%%

Most small businesses are struggling to increase their sales amid the coronavirus crisis. Is your business also finding it difficult to attract customers these days? If yes, then the latest offering from VizyPay can help you out.

VizyPay, a leading player in the payment processing industry, recently launched its first customer loyalty program and online ordering system. The company named it RUSH, and the solution is available immediately for businesses.

The coronavirus pandemic has hit 80% of small businesses. Most businesses have been experiencing supply chain disruption, an increase in supply cost, and lower demand for products/services now.

RUSH, the newly launched customer loyalty program from VizyPay, can help small businesses grow sales amid the Covid-19 situation.



VizyPay RUSH Loyalty Program

RUSH is available for VizyPay clients as an opt-into service for a flat monthly fee. And small businesses can easily integrate it into VizyPay’s payment

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10 Tips to Help Small Businesses Build and Promote Strong Brands

10 Tips to Help Small Businesses Build and Promote Strong Brands

Building a strong brand requires businesses to use lots of different outlets and strategies. Your brand should be consistent across your website, social media, online content, and more. So if you want to create a stronger brand image, check out the tips below from members of the online small business community.



Learn How to Brand Build with Web Design

Your website can be a huge part of your brand. So if you don’t have a strong design that’s communicated online, check out the insights in this DIY Marketers post by Alma Causey to learn how you can build a better brand.

Highlight Your Competitive Clout

When positioning a brand to potential customers, you need to show them how you stand out from your competitors. There are several strategies for doing this, as Martin Zwilling of Startup Professionals goes over in this blog post.

Boost Your Instagram Marketing Efforts

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BizSugar Community Roundtable: Virtual Teams Key to Long-term Business Success

BizSugar Community Roundtable: Virtual Teams Key to Long-term Business Success

One of the key findings of the recent survey undertaken by the BizSugar mastermind community was that many small businesses focus heavily on DIY for things that have to get done outside of their area of expertise.

Not only does that cost you precious time, a lack of expertise may cost you even in more in the long run.

That’s why the BizSugar advisory board, along with a few members experienced in building virtual teams, recently got together for a LinkedIn Live discussion to share tips, tricks and hacks for putting together successful virtual teams to get things done for your business. Participating in the discussion are:

  • Anita Campbell, Small Business Trends
  • David Elkins, Zoho
  • Ivana Taylor, DIYMarketers
  • Monique Johnson, Live Video Labs
  • Gail Gardner, GrowMap
  • Martin Lindeskog, EGO Netcast Podcast host
  • John Lawson, ColderIce Media


BizSugar Roundtable – Virtual Teams and Business Success

We covered a lot

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Small Team? 15 Tips for Expanding Your Marketing Efforts With Limited Resources

Small Team? 15 Tips for Expanding Your Marketing Efforts With Limited Resources

Employees who work on small teams may need to play multiple roles to ensure everything runs smoothly. That sometimes means, with such limited resources, that that same small company may not be able to have a dedicated full-time marketing person to help them reach their full potential as a brand. That’s why we asked members of Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC)  the following question:

“When you have a small team, you may be limited in the amount of work you can put out. What’s one strategy you have for expanding marketing efforts with limited resources and a small number of employees?”

Marketing with Limited Resources

Here’s what YEC community members had to say:



1. Create a Culture That Encourages Referrals

“Create a culture worth talking about. The best referrals come from people you know. Who should know you better than your own employees? Ensure they love the work they

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How Kinetic Events Adjusted to a World with No Large, In-Person Events

How Kinetic Events Adjusted to a World with No Large, In-Person Events

Many large, in-person events have been put on hold due to COVID-19, which makes it tough for an event staffing agency. Instead of just accepting this fate as a negative, Kinetic Events took it as an opportunity to grow.



Small Biz Spotlight: Kinetic Events

After encountering this obstacle, the company offers a wide array of brand advocacy and promotional services to fill the void and help clients run special operations with reliable team members. Read more about the company in this week’s Small Business Spotlight.

What the Business Does

Provides staffing solutions for special events.

Project Manager Brady Trudeau told Small Business Trends, “Kinetic Events is a nationwide staffing solution for conference and trade show staff, brand ambassadors, promotional models, street teams, product samplings, and more.”

Business Niche

A unique employment model.

Instead of just connecting workers with companies, Kinetic events hires workers under a W2 designation. Additionally,

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