Tips & How To’s

5 Tips for Staying Productive Through Warm Weather

By | Apr 5, 2016 at 11:15 am

With the days getting longer and the weather getting warmer, your body is starting to tell you that summer vacation is around the corner. But because you aren’t in third grade anymore, you don’t get three months off just because it’s warm outside. Studies…

Opinion/Analysis

Your Personal Brand Is Not All About You

By | Apr 4, 2016 at 5:07 pm

This article was brought to you in partnership with .ME, the premium top-level domain for professionals focused on building their online reputation. Personal branding online is not an overnight success. Author of Life After College and career and business strategist, Jenny Blake, said it…

Marketing

Content Marketing Is the Future of Online Marketing

By | Apr 3, 2016 at 3:04 pm

“How do I get new customers?” This age-old question is never an easy one to answer. With a plethora of options available – digital, print, referral, etc. it can be challenging for any business to develop an effective and scalable strategy. Over the past…

Tips & How To’s

Here’s Why Your Internet May Be Dropping

By | Apr 3, 2016 at 1:13 pm

For the past month or so my Internet connection has been really flaky – dropping out on me one to five times per day, and usually right when I’m in the middle of something. And with most of us working online, there really is…

Healthy Entrepreneur

Study: Uncertainty Causes Stress Yet Improves Cognition

By | Apr 1, 2016 at 3:03 pm

April Fools’ Day is scary for a lot of reasons. You could get pranked, hoodwinked or even bamboozled before you even get out of bed.  But the biggest reason you’re so worried about the first day of April is the uncertainty of it all….

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Personal Branding

How to Attract Recruiters with Your Personal Brand

By | Mar 31, 2016 at 12:34 pm

This article was brought to you in partnership with .ME, the premium top-level domain for professionals focused on building their online reputation. It’s time to face reality that you must begin to manage and monitor your personal brand- don’t worry, you’re not alone. In a recent survey…

Tips & How To’s

How to Manage Your Startup’s Projects More Efficiently

By | Mar 30, 2016 at 8:29 pm

When you are at the initial stage of launching your own venture, everything sounds so exciting. Is there anything better than knowing you have the idea, which you are about to mold into a real product? Yet at this point, you are likely to…

Tips & How To’s

8 Valuable Tips for Women Entrepreneurs

By | Mar 30, 2016 at 6:56 pm

The feminist in me (which is pretty much all of me) bristles a bit when we talk about women entrepreneurs as a separate group that requires preferential advice. But unfortunately we still live in a patriarchal society and as much as I wish I…

Dev & Design

Yes, Uber’s New Logo Is Still Being Talked About

By | Mar 30, 2016 at 10:07 am

Two months ago, Uber changed forever by releasing a new logo. Well, not really. They still provide ride-sharing for everyone in the form of taxis, town cars, station wagons and even helicopters. But based on the way people are talking about this new image, you’d…

Tips & How To’s

4 Steps to Reach Your Next Customer with Big Data

By | Mar 29, 2016 at 8:45 pm

Growing your business can be an extremely difficult task. There are billions of people who could be your next customers and thousands of channels to reach them. So it’s no surprise that understanding where to allocate your marketing dollars has become an increasingly complex…

Dev & Design

Most Popular Programming Languages in GitHub

By | Mar 29, 2016 at 6:03 pm

We understand the importance of programming languages when it comes to developing software. And while there may be more options than you can stomach, information can go a long way in helping you decide. Whether you need to know why it’s important to learn programming…

Reports & Rankings

10 Best Cities to Live for Job Satisfaction

By | Mar 29, 2016 at 4:33 pm

Happiness comes in a lot of forms. Some people get it from friends. Some people get it from family. Some people get it from eating an entire bag of Doritos while binge watching Daredevil on Netflix in virtual reality. But a lot of people get…

Happiness

Study Finds Inner Kindness Is the Key to Success, Happiness

By | Mar 29, 2016 at 2:14 pm

Kindness is not typically associated with success, but Stanford researcher Emma Seppala has found evidence that supports the link between happiness and success. Seppala has examined high-success environments such as Yale, Silicon Valley, and Stanford to find the link between happiness and success. Though…

Productivity

Surprising Productivity Statistics and Facts to Know

By | Mar 29, 2016 at 12:59 pm

We all would like more time in our lives to do the things we love and complete more of the things we might not love as much but help pay the bills. Whether it is the prospect of spending less time in the office…

Reports & Rankings

Nearly 30% Pay Gap Between Male and Female Computer Programmers

By | Mar 29, 2016 at 9:14 am

We recently reported on the best cities in the US for women in tech; DC came out on top due to a number of factors, including the fact that it has the narrowest pay gap between men and women in the country. If you’re unaware…

Tips & How To’s

Bay Area

The Best Job Perks for Maintaining High Retention

By | Mar 25, 2016 at 4:20 pm

Perks are the new norm for workplaces and are critical for building an attractive company culture. Some perks are great for attracting top talent. Some fancy perks benefit the employer more than employee. What perks are great for keeping talent happy and engaged? Experts…

Dev & Design

5 Essential Tips When Creating Your Company’s Logo

By | Mar 25, 2016 at 12:49 pm

We all know the feeling of wanting to create a logo, whether it is for a company, a service or even our own personal logo. Unfortunately, most of us are not much versed in graphic design, which is why a professional from the graphic…