Functional Release Update: Multilingual, you?

There’s a Swedish couple that lives in my building, and every now and then the wife will turn to her husband and ask him, “What clock is it?”. Turns out “clock” and “the time” are the same word in Swedish, and while this anecdote proves flubbed semantics can be charming, it also reminds you that you can learn a lot about the nature of language processing by taking your headphones off in the elevator.

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The myths and facts about receipt management

‘Tis the season for gym memberships and buyer’s remorse. Whether you’re tallying up your holiday spending or trying to return Grandma’s horrid sweater, there are plenty of reasons to hold onto your receipts this time of year. What people don’t talk about, though, is that receipts matter all year-round—especially if you’re a freelancer, self-employed professional, or small business owner.

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CEO Spotlight: Big banks and their role in the freelance revolution

This is is a syndicated post. You can find the original article on Forbes. Today, 36% of the American working population does some form of independent work, veering away from the traditional 9-to-5 work arrangement on which America’s post-industrial economy was founded. Between traditional freelance workers, contractors, on-demand service workers and moonlighters, 57.3 million Americans are self-employed in…

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Sensibill wins Best Tech Workplace for Diversity in Toronto

Sensibill is proud to announce that we took home the award for Best Tech Workplace for Diversity at the 3rd annual Toronto Timmy Awards. The Timmy Awards recognize technology companies with leading workplace cultures in 10 different cities across North America. The Best Tech Workplace for Diversity award was determined through a combination of community…

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Product planning Q&A with Amanda Pardy

So you’re responsible for planning Sensibill’s product! Can you tell me a little about your process for product planning? Are there any specific methods you use or philosophies that you follow? For me, product planning comes down to understanding the customer problems and the data. First, I want to get to know my customer through…

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Functional release update: Sensibill Receipts leverages multi-brain technology

Our receipt management engine is powered by machine learning techniques that allow us to have the most accurate, efficient, and scalable solution on the market. (For those who need a refresh on how we do this, refer to Part I and Part II of our machine learning series.) To be brief, these techniques allow our technology…

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The jobs-to-be-done of receipt management

I’ll be honest: getting people excited about receipt management isn’t always easy; it’s not buzzy or sexy, but to freelancers and small business owners who spend hours a week sifting through receipts at the expense of growing their business, it’s a lifesaver. As a product marketer, I work with our bank partners to understand and…

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Sensibill celebrates five years!

On Friday, May 4, Sensibill celebrated its fifth birthday with employees, investors, and friends of the company. In true Sensibill fashion, it was a Star Wars themed party (did you know our main boardroom is officially named The Death Star?) featuring food, drinks, and plenty of laughs. Founded in 2013 by co-founders Corey Gross and…

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Making Tax Digital: Getting in the habit of digital receipt management

Between the buzz of GDPR, Open Banking, and PSD2, it’s easy to lose track of yet another regulatory change, but HMRC’s Making Tax Digital is poised to radically change tax season for people and businesses across the UK. While Making Tax Digital should streamline the reporting process and eliminate the stress of annual tax seasons…

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Sensibill announces new UK office

Earlier this week Sensibill announced the opening of our new office in London, England. The UK office, led by General Manager of EMEA, Robert Fillmore, will support our expansion into international markets following the successful launch of our receipt management solution with Royal Bank of Scotland, NatWest and Ulster Bank. The new office reflects Sensibill’s commitment…

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