Reports & Rankings

D.C. and Kansas City are Top Cities for Women in Tech

By | Feb 27, 2015 at 12:36 pm

It’s a widely-known fact that women are grossly underrepresented in the technology workforce. While women make up a majority of the occupations in America’s overall workforce (averaging 57 percent, including the fields of business, law, and medicine), only 25 percent of all computing positions…

Marketing & Social Media

16 Free Tools to Boost Your Social Media Engagement

By | Feb 27, 2015 at 7:00 am

Being active on social media is an essential part of your marketing plan. As of 2014, more than approximately 1.8 billion internet users have accessed social networks; 70 million of those people are in the United States. Despite the ubiquity of social networks, market potential…

Programs & Resources

16 Free Online Tools to Help You Find Trending Content

By | Feb 26, 2015 at 8:00 pm

Whether you’re trying to find the latest trending content as part of your job, or simply trying to stay relevant, the Internet can sometimes be an almost too-expansive world; with so many different websites and social networks out there, it can get a little confusing…

Tips & How To’s

4 Websites That Will Make Your Kids Smarter

By | Feb 26, 2015 at 2:30 pm

Being a modern parent means embracing the power of online education and teaching your kid to use the Internet in a productive manner. Try to show your kid that the world web is not only about watching funny cat videos and sending emojis on Facebook with…

Reports & Rankings

Top 10 States with Most Telecommuting Jobs

By | Feb 25, 2015 at 8:00 pm

Telecommuting in the United Stated has reportedly increased by about 79 percent between 2005 and 2012, with an estimated 6.1 million people across the country doing remote work. This isn’t surprising, of course, considering the many benefits of having people work remotely. And this trend is only expected to keep…

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Reports & Rankings

18 Top Regions for VC Funding in 2014

By | Feb 25, 2015 at 12:30 pm

In 2014, $48.3 billion was invested by venture capitalists, a 61% increase in VC funding from 2013. Software received the most VC funding, accounting for $19.8 billion and almost 1,800 deals, followed by biotech ($6 billion) and media/entertainment ($5.7 billion). The most money was invested…

Tips & How To’s

3 Ways To Reframe Failure and Learn from Rejection

By | Feb 25, 2015 at 11:00 am

Failing is a part of success. Everyone fails at something. In fact, many times the people who hate losing the most are the most passionate entrepreneurs. What separates great leaders from the norm is how long they take to brush themselves off when they…

Funding

San Francisco

Reddit to Give 2014 Ad Revenue to User-Voted Charities

By | Feb 25, 2015 at 10:00 am

Last year reddit took a firm stance on advertising, stating that they would be committing 10 percent of their 2014 ad revenue to ten different charities, voted on by the entire reddit community. Part of the reason reddit decided to do this is because…

Profiles

Female Founders Conference: A Reckless Disregard for the Impossible

By | Feb 24, 2015 at 8:00 pm

On Saturday, Y Combinator hosted the 2nd annual invite-only Female Founders Conference, which gathered around 800 female founders from around the world. One of the largest values that attendees found in the conference was the openness and eagerness to share and engage. There was a palpable eagerness…

Healthy Entrepreneur

The Only 10 Exercises Busy Entrepreneurs Need to Stay in Shape

By | Feb 24, 2015 at 6:30 pm

By now, your New Year’s resolution to join a gym has been derailed mainly because of your busy schedule. It’s understandable; it’s that time of the year where business starts to pick up. The only lifting you’ve done has been your laptop. It’s not too late…

Lifestyle

38 Black Entrepreneurs Share Their Origin Stories

By | Feb 24, 2015 at 2:30 pm

Last week, we shared with you a list of some of the most successful black entrepreneurs in American history; while people tend to have some level of knowledge on the more-modern, successful, black entrepreneurs – such as BET founder Robert “Bob” L. Johnson or first,…

Tips & How To’s

Relax, Retreat, and Learn How to Invest in Cannabis

By | Feb 24, 2015 at 11:00 am

I don’t have to say that the legal cannabis market is on fire anymore because you all know, whether from reading my content or just paying attention to the news. However, it can be difficult for everyday people to capitalize on the burgeoning market…

Reports & Rankings

Buenos Aires

9 Warm Startups Scenes to Visit

By | Feb 24, 2015 at 9:00 am

February is about that time when you get fed up with winter and want to peace out to someplace warm – sayonara, polar vortex! Luckily, many entrepreneurs can do just that, as long as you bring your laptop along with you. It’s easy to…

Marketing

5 Tools to Step up Your Marketing Game

By | Feb 24, 2015 at 8:00 am

The marketing department of every company often makes the difference between failure and success. However, coming up with a foolproof marketing plan in 2015 won’t be easy, unless you have hundreds of thousands of dollars to spend on the services of the best specialists….

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