Healthy Entrepreneur

Being ‘Busy’ Could Be Your Greatest Source of Unhappiness

By | Apr 19, 2016 at 10:00 am

Happiness can be incredibly elusive in a world so full of options. Some people are happy when they’re helping people. Some people are happy when they’re competing (and winning). Some people are even happy when they’re unhappy. But if you want to know what…

Marketing

6 Ways Startups Waste Money on Marketing

By | Apr 19, 2016 at 9:40 am

Marketing will be where the majority of startups spend most of their budgets. The average B2B marketer spends 42 percent of their budgets on marketing. Yet there are so many startups that don’t always get the results they want simply because most of their…

Marketing

3 Services That Help Grow Your Online Retail Business

By | Apr 18, 2016 at 9:00 pm

Brick and mortar storefronts are going out of style. The digital world continues to transform the way business is done, and in this brave new world of digital retail, customers can browse your inventory without getting out of bed. For online retailers, this new area…

Tips & How To’s

Get the Most from Instagram’s Algorithm Change

By | Apr 18, 2016 at 8:00 pm

When algorithms change, everyone scrambles. Google has had quite a few, with each one sending content marketers into panic. But that doesn’t have to be the only reaction – in fact, a major site’s algorithm change can prove to be helpful for rebuilding your…

Reports & Rankings

United Kingdom

Top 10 Highest-Funded Startups in Europe So Far

By | Apr 18, 2016 at 2:00 pm

The funding market in Europe has been a mixed bag to start off 2016.The total amount of deals has reflected the consistent fall in recent months. However, according to the 2016 Venture Pulse report from CB Insights, funding rounds have seen an 8 percent…

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Venture Capital

15 VC Firms That Online Retail Startups Need to Know About

By | Apr 18, 2016 at 12:40 pm

One of the most important things you can do when seeking venture capital, is do your research. Different VC firms invest in different kinds of companies. There are those that focus on healthcare, cybersecurity, fintech…you name it. So, for example, if you have an event…

Personal Branding

Here’s the Hierarchy of Needs Behind Personal Branding

By | Apr 18, 2016 at 11:05 am

This article was brought to you in partnership with .ME, the premium top-level domain for professionals focused on building their online reputation. Whether we realize it or not, we naturally gravitate towards certain people, products or brands that make us feel a certain way….

Healthy Entrepreneur

21 Entrepreneurs Share How They Start Their Mornings

By | Apr 18, 2016 at 10:22 am

Mornings are often tough to get going for many workers, but it doesn’t always have to be. Having a morning routine – a set amount of actions you take every morning, without fail – can help to boost your productivity and set the tone…

Marketing

12 Sites for Finding Great Infographics

By | Apr 17, 2016 at 6:00 pm

Infographics are one of the best ways to get your message across to a wide audience in a fun, engaging format. They’re also one of the most commonly shared types of content online and they’re a lot of fun to make once you get…

Healthy Entrepreneur

Charleston

8 Ways Successful Entrepreneurs Manage Their Evenings

By | Apr 16, 2016 at 8:00 pm

As entrepreneurs there are a lot of mixed messages out there. You’re often told you should be constantly “crushing it”; that working through the night is a badge of honor and just part of the reality leading up to success; and that you should…

Tips & How To’s

How to Use Streamlining Tech for Your Startup

By | Apr 15, 2016 at 7:00 pm

Technology is an important component of any startup, even those that are not set within the tech field. For example, healthcare-related startups strongly rely on a variety of technological advances to help them provide services to their clients. However, it is important to note…

Dev & Design

10 Web Design Trends to Expect in 2016

By | Apr 15, 2016 at 6:00 pm

With the digital world slowly taking over everyday life, internet marketing has become more necessary than ever. Subsequently, more and more organizations are looking to create new websites or refurbish old ones. Thanks to this increase in popularity, the web design trade is booming. Because of this…

Healthy Entrepreneur

Entrepreneurs Share 17 Tips for Busting Midday Slumps

By | Apr 15, 2016 at 12:50 pm

Everyone’s been there. You just finished lunch and the thought of getting work done is ruining your life. Doctors, lawyers, plumbers and online tech reporters have all experienced these scientifically-backed phenomena, colloquially known as “slumps”. We were fortunate enough to get in contact with…

Marketing & Social Media

Why Coachella Is Important for Fashion Brands

By | Apr 15, 2016 at 11:12 am

All eyes (and ears) are on the desert this week as Coachella, the world’s largest music festival, kicks off in California – unofficially launching “festival season” worldwide. The outdoor showcase, expected to bring more than half a million trendsetters to Palm Springs over the…

Productivity

7 Free Tools to Increase Productivity

By | Apr 14, 2016 at 8:00 pm

In the world of startups, time off can be quite elusive. Working all the time has become the norm and maximizing each minute has become a necessity. And if you are tired of struggling through a never-ending list of tasks, the use productivity tools could be your saving grace. Whether…

Reports & Rankings

Chicago

New Report Shows Midwest’s Push Into the Internet of Things

By | Apr 14, 2016 at 7:00 pm

Today, the Illinois Technology Association (ITA) announced the launch of a landmark report – the Internet of Things (IoT) Midwest Landscape. This inventory is the first of its kind, and will mark the first organized system to categorize and possibly expand the number of…

Reports & Rankings

Are You Receiving a Fair Salary for Your Role?

By | Apr 14, 2016 at 2:00 pm

Transparency is important in any company. Employees tend to be more trustful of employers who they feel are being open and honest with them. That being said, if you are being transparent internally with things like salary, you better make sure you’re paying people…