Tips & How To’s

Tips for Marketing Your Startup on Instagram

By | Mar 12, 2016 at 7:00 pm

Pictures and hashtags? How is this a marketing strategy? Most startup entrepreneurs are busy creating a “killer” website, developing a business blog and getting themselves all over Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn. Instagram is just not on their “radar,” because, after all, it is just…

Productivity

Productivity and the Workplace of the Future

By | Mar 8, 2016 at 11:00 am

The way we work changes rapidly. The intersection of technology and architecture offers a glimpse into the workplace of the future. A typical workday no longer resembles a worker sitting in rush hour traffic for an hour, and then at a cubicle for eight…

Tips & How To’s

Sales Tips for Startups in a Slowing Economy

By | Mar 7, 2016 at 8:00 pm

With recent stock market volatility, concerns about the Chinese economy, the plunge in global oil prices, and other complex factors, many economists and observers are concerned that the U.S. economy is heading for another recession. Whether it’s a “market correction” or a “temporary downturn”…

Tips & How To’s

9 Tips to Be a Millionaire by the Age of 30 [INFOGRAPHIC]

By | Mar 2, 2016 at 5:43 pm

Have you ever thought about becoming a millionaire? Of course you have. Everyone has. It’s basically engrained in our DNA. I’m sure you’ve played Monopoly, daydreamed with friends what you would do if you won the lottery, or even schemed the “hard work will pay off later” route…

Trends

Austin

Top 5 Mobile Trends to Watch Out for at SXSW

By | Mar 2, 2016 at 4:13 pm

Going to SXSWi 2016? Consider coming out to one of Tech.Co’s many events! For many in the tech industry, SXSW is an event where many of the year’s upcoming mobile trends display themselves in the form of various product launches and announcements. From startups…

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Dev & Design

5 Free Tools to Help Startups Launch Their Website Fast

By | Mar 1, 2016 at 7:00 pm

A massive part of your business strategy is the creation of a website. Unfortunately, web development requires business owners to shell out money. However, not launching a website for your business now means wasting the opportunity to showcase your products and services to your…

Healthy Entrepreneur

Improving Your Fitness Will Boost Work Performance

By | Mar 1, 2016 at 5:00 pm

You must have often come across people who would deem being fit as an overrated phenomenon. They would declare that it is their body, so only they can decide the shape that they are comfortable with and that there is nothing wrong in being…

Reports & Rankings

DC

DC Is the Top City for Women in Tech

By | Feb 29, 2016 at 9:00 am

Nashville may be the best city for women-owned businesses, but DC is the best city for women in tech. This is the second year in a row that the capital region has earned the title, according to a report produced by SmartAsset, a financial software company. Kansas…

Tips & How To’s

5 Online Dating Tips for the Busy Entrepreneur

By | Feb 26, 2016 at 2:00 pm

It may seem like the hardest part of online dating is picking which service to use, but for busy professionals another issue quickly crops up: You just don’t have enough time to make it work. Finding the space and energy to tailor your profile,…

Tips & How To’s

5 Twitter Basics for Getting More Followers

By | Feb 25, 2016 at 7:00 pm

Believe me or not but if you are into digital marketing, you need to understand that social media is the future. Twitter, founded in 2006, has grown itself to one of the most popular social media especially for bloggers and businesses. And, if you…

Marketing

4 Benefits of Social Media Beyond Marketing

By | Feb 25, 2016 at 6:00 pm

The most recent Pew Research study of social media usage shows that 65 percent of adults now use social media sites—up from only 7 percent just ten years ago! And, social media isn’t just for digital natives these days. Pew’s research shows that while…

Reports & Rankings

The Best and Worst Metro Areas for Women-Owned Businesses

By | Feb 23, 2016 at 10:35 am

Did you know that women-owned businesses account for nearly one third of all privately held companies in the U.S? Did you know that women-owned businesses are growing 1.5 times faster than the national average? Did you know that while March may be Women’s History…

Programming education

With Holberton School’s Pricing Model, Students Pay When They Can

By | Feb 22, 2016 at 10:00 am

Holberton School, an alternative college experience that’s become known for its disruptive software engineering curriculum, has a very special and unique pricing model: students will only pay when they can, this is, they pay nothing during the course of their education, and only pay…

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Arlington

Tips for Combating the Winter Blues

By | Feb 19, 2016 at 2:30 pm

Winter in the DC area is so unpredictable. One day the high will be 5 degrees and you’re still freezing under your six layers of North Face clothing, and the next day will be 60 degrees and sunny. We’re also no stranger to the…

Tips & How To’s

5 Easy-to-Use Site Boosting Tools to Increase Traffic

By | Feb 18, 2016 at 9:00 pm

Content quality is undeniably an essential ingredient for success in online marketing. However, everyone can learn or hire someone to write engaging copy for their target audience. This is why a great post is no longer enough to drive traffic – the lifeblood of any…

Productivity

How to Increase Productivity with a Standing Desk

By | Feb 18, 2016 at 8:00 pm

Every cool office has at least one standing desk, right? But standing desks are far more than just a fashion choice – they change the way that you and your body work in positive ways. The only problem is the price…which is why we…

Healthy Entrepreneur

6 Out-of-the-Box Relaxation Techniques for Entrepreneurs

By | Feb 18, 2016 at 2:06 pm

Eat right; exercise; get enough sleep: These are all great tips for entrepreneurs looking to cope with the stresses inherent to their chosen career path. (Heck, I’ve even advocated for these self-care strategies myself.) But what if you’re practicing these techniques and still struggling…