3 Sets of Questions to Get Started on Needfinding Your Ideal CandidateAugust 26, 2014

Focusing on needs can allow you to develop new solutions and think in ways you hadn’t thought before. And while that’s true in designing strategies, it’s also true for another critical element of your existence as an organization: hiring the right talent.

Seismic Scaling: Aftershocks and Confusion in Contextual MeasurementAugust 25, 2014

If we allow the implications for seismic scales guide our intuitions about their utility, we can rest easily knowing they are rational for the audience they serve—at least until the aftershocks wake us up.


Interview with Lauren Pollak, Financial Services Practice Lead at JumpJune 5, 2014

In the first of Convene's Future of Work panelist interview series, following their Hosted Conversation roundtable at Convene’s 101 Park Ave location on May 12, 2014, Convene interviewed our own Lauren Pollak, Financial Services Practice Lead at Jump, about the future of work.

What Ancient Pots Can Teach Us About the Future of PaymentsMay 28th, 2014

The growing panoply of payment platforms has led to a dizzying array of choices. Consumers face a barrage of mobile apps that compete with plastic cards already vying for top-of-wallet status. NFC, EMV, BitCoin - which technology will win out? In a new piece in the American Banker Jump Principal Lauren Pollak examines how payments technologies are currently in a cycle of divergence, and offers concrete strategies and solutions for what companies can do to win.


Payment Models for Pro-Poor Healthcare: USA, Latin America and Africa September 17, 2014

On Wednesday, September 17, 2014 from 6:30-8:30pm at Moody's Corporation, Jump Associates’ Ibanga Umanah will be moderating a panel discussion, titled Payment Models for Pro-Poor Healthcare: USA, Latin America and Africa.

Changing Healthcare Delivery Through Design August 19, 2014

Jump Associates' Ibanga Umanah will be participating in a panel discussion, titled Changing Healthcare Delivery Through Design, on Tuesday, August 19, 2014, from 6:30-8:30 at Cooper's Studio in San Francisco.


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Case Study

Enabling Social Spending

Peer-to-peer payment technologies are getting a lot of airtime, but they haven’t yet made much money. Jump created a new payment platform that’s profitable in its own right. UNIFY is a mobile payment platform created to help people pay better, together. It allows a group of people to pay for things together, in real-time at the point of sale.

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Who We Are Shapes What We Do

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