Personal Branding

Authenticity Will Set Your Brand Free

By | Jul 21, 2016 at 7:00 pm

This article was brought to you in partnership with .ME, the premium top-level domain for professionals focused on building their online reputation. There’s a shift towards truth and authenticity in the virtual world and it’s impacting those who want to build a brand. According…

Finance

How Millennial Investing Can Change The Future of Finance

By | Jul 21, 2016 at 5:00 pm

When it comes to saving, millennials may have it together when it comes to saving, but they’re seriously slacking in another important part of planning for their futures – investing. According to new data from Harris, nearly 80 percent of the generation is avoiding…

Tips & How To’s

7 Steps to Landing an Interview on Your Dream Podcast

By | Jul 21, 2016 at 11:45 am

Podcasting is gaining ground every year, and is rapidly turning from a cottage industry into, well, just an industry. Any major brand can or are starting their own. As Joshua Benton phrased it in an insightful article last year, “podcasting in 2015 feels a…

Tips & How To’s

Attorney Marketplace UpCounsel and 14 More Tools Any New Startup Needs

By | Jul 21, 2016 at 10:15 am

Like any new experience, creating a startup will inevitably leave you with problems that have no immediate answer, over and over and over. There’s no way to fully prepare yourself, but studying up on a list of online tools specifically for a new startup will…

Dev & Design

5 Great Tools For Agile Software Development Teams

By | Jul 20, 2016 at 9:00 pm

Agile approach to software development is now on the verge of popularity. According to a recent massive survey conducted by VersionOne only 1 percent of organizations admitted an agile failure, while 95 percent of respondents mention that they are highly satisfied with this approach….

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Tips & How To’s

How to Handle Negative Company Reviews on Glassdoor

By | Jul 20, 2016 at 7:00 pm

How can you get the dirt on a company before you get hired? And how can you hurt the reputation of a company that fired you? These two questions get to the heart of what makes the website Glassdoor so dangerous. If you’re under…

Marketing & Social Media

The Top 10 Emotions Found in the Most Shareable Images

By | Jul 20, 2016 at 4:06 pm

Viral content on the internet can translate into a strong brand, and that can translate into an amazing business in 2016… just ask Dollar Shave Club, which should really just be renamed the Billion Dollar Shave Club at this point. So, how do you…

Tips & How To’s

The Essential Dos and Don’ts Of Pitching The Press

By | Jul 20, 2016 at 10:15 am

Wondering how yet another of your competitors just landed a dream press mention? It’s not always a great behind-the-scene PR team in action. Securing great press coverage for free is equally attainable both for startups in trendy niches and companies in the seemingly boring…

Tips & How To’s

4 Tips to Innovate Your IT Department

By | Jul 19, 2016 at 10:00 pm

IT management is anything but an easy task, and CIOs believe that there’s an ongoing talent crisis and in the field. In a world of extreme dynamism, fierce competition and reliable change, the ability to reinvent yourself through IT has become essential, bringing higher efficiency, reduced costs…

Dev & Design

4 Tools That Help Remote Web Developers Collaborate

By | Jul 19, 2016 at 1:15 pm

Remote working has been on the rise for workers over the last few years – and for good reason. Employees are able to get the flexibility and work-life balance that they desire. But even so, remote workers are even more dependent on the help…

Dev & Design

Tips for Outsourcing Your Software Product Development

By | Jul 19, 2016 at 12:55 pm

Here’s a dilemma – you need rock star developers to bring your product vision to life. However, the best talents are rarely the cheapest ones and most of them are already happily employed at other startups. That’s where outsourcing enters the scene. The global…

Tips & How To’s

8 Ways to Growth Hack Your Startup’s Email List

By | Jul 19, 2016 at 10:15 am

In some ways, getting traction for a startup seems like an impossible task. By its nature, a newly formed startup has little capital, team members, or resources. But the goal is to grow as much as possible as fast as possible. Getting rapid growth…

Tips & How To’s

4 Blogging Alternatives for Small Local Businesses

By | Jul 19, 2016 at 9:39 am

Whether you’re a corporate CEO or a small business owner, you’ve probably heard how beneficial blogging is for your enterprise. It’s not only a great content marketing strategy, it’s a neat way to let your target audience know what’s going on in your company….

Productivity

10 Sites to Help Students to Write Better Essays

By | Jul 18, 2016 at 11:00 pm

Summer is underway but the fall school semester is peaking over the horizon. Or, if you’re one of those unlucky students attending summer school, you’re right in the thick of it. Either way, there’s a good chance you have to write an essay. And…

Remote work

Most Innovative Remote Workers Spend Most of Their Time in the Office

By | Jul 18, 2016 at 1:15 pm

Remote work is quickly becoming one of the most popular ways for employees to regain control over their careers. Not only does it give users the flexibility to maintain a better work-life balance, but it also gives them more adaptability to utilize the skills…

Dev & Design

How to Create the Right UX in a Crowded App Market

By | Jul 18, 2016 at 9:45 am

Fantastic user experience is what separates ok-ish products from the great and highly adopted ones. However, what exactly makes the experience great? Marc Alringer is a veteran software developer with 25 years of experience under his belt. The president and founder of Seamgen –…

Tips & How To’s

A Simple Guide to Building Quality Links in 2016

By | Jul 16, 2016 at 7:00 pm

Link building is important to startup for a myriad of reasons. The main reason is that doing business online is the way things get done. Your competitors are targeting the same audience as you are, so you need to find effective ways to get an edge…