Cynamen Advisors on Transformational Shifts in Retail

by SkillSetz Team on May 4, 2021 8:00:00 AM

Jennifer Cyra and Kurt Hardy are experienced transformation consultants with proven records for driving growth and profitability.  As former Fortune 500 senior executives, both Jennifer and Kurt have been at the heart of transformation for their entire careers, and deep understanding of consumers and demand creation is part of their DNA. Cynamen Advisors designs turnaround and growth initiatives for companies ranging from start-ups to the Fortune 500. 

Spring is in the air, and the change in season brings some good news for retailers, it seems. We have been reading a lot about optimism for the anticipated strong rebound in consumer spending for 2021, in part because the National Retail Federation  “anticipates that retail sales will grow between 6.5%-8.2% as more individuals are vaccinated, and the economy reopens”.  Given that “retail is the nation’s largest private sector employer supporting one in four US jobs” (NRF), this good news is long overdue.

SkillSetz Introduces PaaS Subscription Option for Enterprise

by SkillSetz Team on Apr 15, 2021 9:00:00 AM

This new SaaS subscription option empowers Enterprise Customers to create and control private, plug-and-play, professional services marketplaces.

Earlier this week, alongside the announcement of our partnership with Stripe, we were also really excited to unveil our Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS) subscription model for Enterprise customers.  While our MarketPlace solution is a many-to-many marketplace, our Enterprise solution is a one-to-many solution putting the power of our entire platform into the hands of our Enterprise customers.

SkillSetz Partners with Stripe to Fuel Knowledge Work Globally.

by SkillSetz Team on Apr 12, 2021 9:00:00 AM

Strategic partnership radically simplifies the business relationship between businesses and their external knowledge workers.

Naperville, IL  (April 12, 2021) -- SkillSetz, the B2B MarketPlace Platform where B2B Service buyers and high quality knowledge workers can find each other and do business together using a secure, auditable, and transparent contracting process today announced their strategic partnership with Stripe Connect. Stripe is a global technology company building economic infrastructure for the internet and the leader in payment processing and reporting.

Meet Matt McCarrick – Founder and CEO of SkillSetz

by SkillSetz Team on Mar 17, 2021 9:00:00 AM

This interview was conducted by Herby Fabius and was originally published by Billion Success. It is republished here in full.

Matt founded SkillSetz in 2018 after spending more than fifteen years as a management consultant and B2B eCommerce technology leader serving Fortune 500 clients across a broad range of industries. Matt’s completely unplanned career path gives him a cross-dimensional understanding of the $1T B2B Professional Services market given his time spent selling and delivering enterprise procurement advisory services

How Agile Businesses Pivot In The Face of Disruptive Technologies

by SkillSetz Team on Mar 11, 2021 9:00:00 AM

This interview was conducted by Charlie Katz and was originally published by Authority Magazine. It is republished here in full.

As part of my series about the “How Businesses Pivot and Stay Relevant In The Face of Disruptive Technologies”, I had the pleasure of interviewing Matt McCarrick who founded SkillSetz in June 2018 after spending more than fifteen years as a management consultant and B2B eCommerce technology leader serving Fortune 500 clients across a broad range of industries.