Tips & How To’s

5 Blog Post Concepts That Will Explode Your Traffic

By | Sep 26, 2015 at 4:00 pm

With over 300 million blogs in the world today, it can be quite tough to try and come up with new posts ideas that not only provide value, but are also meaningful and fun to read. Having written thousands of posts myself, this is…


5 Bad Habits To Avoid When Video Conferencing

By | Sep 26, 2015 at 12:00 pm

As many enterprises continue to face the challenge of maintaining connectivity across decentralized and remote work teams, it’s no surprise that online meetings and collaboration solutions will continue to soar in the business realm. Moreover, now that so many companies have to meet online,…


How To Find Your Successful Niche as an Entrepreneur

By | Sep 25, 2015 at 8:00 pm

You want to start a venture, business or startup? Great – we’ve all dreamed of being our own bosses at some point, but where on earth do you start? I’ve been through this myself and wrote about my own success in my previous article “6…

Tips & How To’s

5 Skillshare Classes for the Well-Rounded Entrepreneur

By | Sep 25, 2015 at 7:00 pm

I’m a huge proponent of continuous learning, specifically in the form of MOOCs. MOOCs can be anything from 45 minute online quickie tutorials to 40 hour courses from accredited universities that result in valuable certificates of completion. I believe they all serve a purpose. Skillshare…

Dev & Design

How to Perform a Quarterly Audit of Your Website

By | Sep 25, 2015 at 10:00 am

You’ve grasped that your website is your 24/7 salesperson, ready to respond to leads at any time of the day. Still, even the best sales people get a quarterly or yearly review to keep them performing optimally. Every three months, you should call your website onto…


Tips & How To’s

Mark Suster’s Top 4 Insights About VC Funding

By | Sep 24, 2015 at 5:00 pm

When it comes to startup funding, Mark Suster knows a few things about venture capital. The general partner of Upfront Ventures joined the firm back in 2007 and has since been doing his best to ensure that every investment he or the firm makes…

Women's issues

4 Ways Gender Equality is Good for Men 

By | Sep 24, 2015 at 12:30 pm

“White men in Europe and the US are the beneficiaries of the single greatest affirmation action program in the history of the world. It is called the history of the world,” quips Michael Kimmel in his new TEDWomen talk. This is one of the…

HR and Recruiting

Effective Staffing Strategies for Technology Startups

By | Sep 23, 2015 at 9:00 pm

Hiring the right people for the job is critical if a technology startup is going to make it through the beginning phase and survive for the long-term. But staffing a startup is a complicated art. It requires using the right interviewing techniques to spot…


The End of Swipe-and-Sign Starts on October 1st

By | Sep 23, 2015 at 8:00 pm

The United States is without a doubt one of the most technologically evolved countries in the world. And yet, there are yet some areas in tech where the rest of the world outperforms America. The way credit card transactions work is a good example of this. The US is…

Tips & How To’s

Should you design your app for multiple devices?

By | Sep 23, 2015 at 6:00 pm

FiftyThree’s Paper app was crowned by Apple as the “iPad App of the Year” back in 2012. That award was well-deserved: The app was one of the most attractive, easy-to-use, and robust applications available at the time. Instead of moving to a new project,…


How Travel Can Help You Grow Your Startup

By | Sep 23, 2015 at 2:00 pm

In a world where it’s possible to speak to almost anyone face to face via Skype, and emailing or messaging your business contacts any time of the day or night is commonplace, you might automatically see cutting out business travel as a way to…

Reports & Rankings

Startup Genome Project Compares Global Ecosystems [INFOGRAPHIC]

By | Sep 23, 2015 at 11:00 am

Startups and tech companies are slowly but surely becoming the new faces of business. So many aspects of our economy are based on the health of these businesses, and the global marketplace is shifting more and more in that direction. Taking a detailed look at…

HR and Recruiting

6 Questions to Ask before Recruiting a Cofounder 

By | Sep 23, 2015 at 10:00 am

When Harvard Business School Professor Noam Wasserman surveyed tech and life sciences entrepreneurs, he found that the overwhelming majority – 84% – had a cofounder. Cofounders can provide the skills, connections, and emotional support that we need to succeed. In his book The Founder’s…

Infographics / Images

The 4 C’s For Cutting through the Clutter in Infographic Design

By | Sep 23, 2015 at 8:00 am

The old adage “less is more” is highly relevant where data visualization is concerned. When designing an infographic, it’s easy to overburden your design with too much text and too many images. Ensuring your infographic is clean and concise will set your work apart…


Top 10 Advanced Car Technologies by 2020

By | Sep 22, 2015 at 9:00 pm

When Henry Ford introduced the world to his Model A, it was the ultimate in technology. Wouldn’t he be amazed by the rate in which automotive technology has evolved, especially in the past 20 years? Technology is available now that we wouldn’t have dreamed…


6 Questions To Ask During An Office Makeover

By | Sep 22, 2015 at 8:05 pm

When it comes to doing an office makeover, the goal should not solely be about practical selections, such as deciding what carpet to use or choosing the most affordable furniture. The goal should be to try and touch people’s souls with beauty, and charm them with good…


3 Steps to Success for Non-Tech Founders of Tech Companies

By | Sep 22, 2015 at 7:00 pm

People often believe that success in one area of business translates easily to another. This is seldom the case, especially when it comes to technology. Take a look at the most successful tech companies that are operating today. Almost all of them were founded…