Murray Newlands

Entrepreneur, Investor, Business Adviser and Speaker


Murray Newlands FRSA is an entrepreneur, investor, business advisor and speaker. He is founder and CEO of ChattyPeople a chatbot builder tool company based in Palo Alto. He is also CMO of fan engagement app Tribe. Newlands is an adviser to the Draper Nexus Network of Things Fund that invests in IOT companies. He advises entrepreneurs on various subjects from funding to growth strategies. Newlands received a Bachelor of Laws and he is qualified as a Lawyer. He gained his Green Card by being recognized by the US government as an “alien of extraordinary ability.” Newlands is the author of “Online Marketing: A User’s Manual” published by John Wiley & Sons. Murray contributes to Forbes and Entrepreneur.

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All Talk And No Buttons: The Conversational UI

We are witnesses of something new. A year ago, people had just discovered chatbots when they had a big impact on the business world. In fact, chatbots have become the number one tool for interacting with clients, from customer support to bank and retail to hotel reservations and ticket purchasing. Chatbots have had a big success because …

Ways in Which Chatbots are Encouraging Marketers to Use Intelligent Assistance

Even though designed primarily for communication, chatbots can do more than that. Easy to use and cost effective, chatbots are capable of organizing and maintaining entire department section – if you know how to use them. Properly trained, chatbots can be the best employee you have especially if you are in marketing and you know …

How To Make The Most Of Your Chatbot In 5 Easy Steps

Entrepreneurs, small businesses and pretty much anyone are using chatbots these days. However, not many of them are active and work on the chatbot’s overall purpose. As a result, there are more nonengaging users and a lack of traffic to their businesses. But, let`s talk about how to make the most of your chatbot ─ …

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