Kurt Woock started writing for NerdWallet in 2021. Prior to joining NerdWallet, Kurt was a writer and educator for Colorado PERA, a retirement system for public employees. Before that he was a legislative editor for the Colorado General Assembly. Kurt has a B.A. in music from Valparaiso University and an M.A. in journalism from the University of Missouri-Columbia. He lives in Detroit.
- Education: M.A. in journalism from the University of Missouri, B.A. from Valparaiso University
The latest from Kurt
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Omnichannel commerce is an approach for delivering a consistent experience across multiple channels.
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Create an online ordering page, join Toast's restaurant app and place QR codes at tables for in-store orders.
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For e-commerce retailers, quality product photography is well worth the price.