Reports & Rankings

Carnegie Mellon Tops List of ‘STEMinist’ Colleges [RANKINGS]

By | Aug 26, 2015 at 4:00 pm

In the last two decades, we’ve seen decreased representation of women in STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math) fields – with only 15 percent of women pursuing STEM careers compared to 31 percent of men. In colleges across America, men continue to dominate STEM…

Tips & How To’s

10 Ways to Use your Email Signature to Promote your Campaigns

By | Aug 26, 2015 at 12:40 pm

In today’s technology driven marketplace, being able to offer an incredible customer and prospect experience with your brand and the content you create is important. There are a number of ways to do this, but getting the word out to keep them engaged is…

Data

Algebraix Library Brings Algebra to Data Usage

By | Aug 26, 2015 at 10:00 am

The rise of the Internet and digital platforms used around the world is generating an ever-increasing amount of data, like nothing that has previously been seen. For a better understanding of this phenomenon, from 2010 to 2015, global data production grew more than 6-fold,…

Reports & Rankings

The Top 10 Global Startup Scenes (According to a VC Firm) 

By | Aug 26, 2015 at 9:00 am

SparkLabs, a global seed fund, today released a list of the top 10 global startup scenes in a presentation called Global Technology Trends & Startup Hubs 2015.  The list puts a heavy emphasis on whether startups in the region are exiting: selling or going public…

Tips & How To’s

5 Ways Successful Entrepreneurs Build Winning Brands

By | Aug 25, 2015 at 7:00 pm

You don’t have to investigate the marketing world for more than a moment to understand one key statement: brand is king. Your company’s brand is its lifeblood, its reason for existing, its greatest success, and potentially, its biggest downfall. One realization that entrepreneurs tend…

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Psychology

Richard Branson Explains How to Be Happy 

By | Aug 25, 2015 at 11:00 am

Success isn’t what makes him happy, explains Virgin founder Richard Branson in his contribution to Dear Stranger: Letters on the Subject of Happiness (July 2015). To clarify, that means that having a billion dollars, a private island, and your very own Wikipedia page aren’t…

Inspiration

21 Ways to Bust Out of a Creativity Rut

By | Aug 25, 2015 at 8:00 am

We’ve all been there–that sense of frustration that goes along with feeling completely devoid of ideas. If you at all consider yourself a creative person, you know how that can feel. You start wondering if you’ve lost the knack…if you are destined to be…

Tips & How To’s

4 Steps To Plan The Ultimate Content Strategy

By | Aug 24, 2015 at 8:00 pm

You’ve already heard of the content marketing hype. You probably even had a few attempts of using it for your business. Yet the results did not justify the time and efforts spent. Here’s the deal: any content marketing campaign success is based on a…

Programs & Resources

London

MBJ Launchpad Awards £100k to the Best Tech Innovation

By | Aug 24, 2015 at 5:00 pm

With the incredible development of technology and devices we witness these days, ideas can rapidly turn into reality very fast, even making their owners very rich in a somewhat short amount of time. That is the ideal case scenario which, however, does not always…

Inspiration

Successful People Start Before They’re Ready

By | Aug 24, 2015 at 2:00 pm

Sometimes, one of the main reasons why a company will or won’t succeed comes down to an issue of timing – does the company fit in with what’s going on both in the industry and in the overall state of the economy and society?…

Productivity

Sam Altman of Y Combinator: 5 Signs You’re Doing Fake Work

By | Aug 24, 2015 at 12:30 pm

According to president Sam Altman of Y Combinator, most of the accelerator’s most promising startup graduates turn out “decent or bad” – because instead of doing real work, they start doing fake work. This is “The post-YC slump.” Altman defines real work as work that’s…

Culture

Why your Employees Will Never Tell you They’re Unhappy

By | Aug 24, 2015 at 11:00 am

You’re an open-minded, easy-to-approach manager. You get along well with your team, and no one seems to have any complaints. You’re pretty sure that your non-scary demeanor would invite confidential sharing of problems, and since you haven’t heard about any, then the team is…

Marketing

7 Ways to Use Vlogging in Your Business

By | Aug 24, 2015 at 9:00 am

Vlogging may be looked at as a juvenile thing. A YouTuber thing. A nonsense piece of content that’s full of shaky amateur camera work. As a friend told me once, “who’s going to watch that?” You might recognize some famous vloggers like Grace Helbig…

Tips & How To’s

5 Best Practices for Conserving iPhone Battery Life

By | Aug 23, 2015 at 6:46 pm

The iPhone 6 and iOS 8 came with a lot of battery draining issues. Battery life is the amount of time a device runs before it needs to be recharged, and even though iPhones are considered to have the most amazing technology in the…

HR and Recruiting

Hire the Right People, Don’t Hire for the Job

By | Aug 23, 2015 at 10:00 am

Successful companies find the right people for the right jobs. But, the most successful companies find the right jobs for the right people. Many businesses — especially startups — know the importance of finding the right employees first and creating roles for them second. It might…

Tips & How To’s

5 Dos and Don’ts To Consider Before Purchasing Software For Your Business

By | Aug 22, 2015 at 10:00 am

As a business owner, one of the many important responsibilities you have is to purchase the right software for your company. Opting for the right solution is essential for smooth operations and further growth yet may seem like a daunting task when attempted for…

Dev & Design

Why Java & Objective-C are the Choice Application Development Languages

By | Aug 22, 2015 at 8:00 am

Mobile apps are everywhere. So for the developer looking to create the next app, one of the biggest questions becomes: Which programming language to choose for the next project? With most platforms having their own app languages, iOS and Android are no exception. As a…