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Rich Teens More Active on Instagram and Snapchat Than Facebook

By | Apr 10, 2015 at 3:00 pm

While some research published last summer showed that Facebook is still very much a part of the average American teenager’s life, it failed to show the dichotomy between those teens who actively use Facebook versus those who merely use it out of necessity. According…

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Will a Coding Bootcamp Increase Your Salary? [STUDY]

By | Apr 9, 2015 at 11:00 am

Coding bootcamps will probably increase your salary, suggests a new study by Switchup. Switchup surveyed over 300 graduates of coding bootcamps about their experience. 59% of those graduates saw their salaries increase six months after the program, and the average increase was $23,000. Meanwhile,…

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10 States with the Most Startup Employees

By | Apr 7, 2015 at 12:30 pm

In the hottest states in the country, tens of thousands of people are employed at startups – as many as 130,000 startup employees in California. One of the reasons why Barack Obama loves startups and Steve Case loves startups is because they create jobs….

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Why Your Employees Want to Quit

By | Apr 3, 2015 at 9:00 am

About 10 months into my first job after college, my supervisor came into my office and delivered the news: she was going to quit, and I would probably be promoted. It was bittersweet, because I had to admit that I was going to quit…

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The 10 Fastest-Growing Startup Industries in 2014

By | Apr 2, 2015 at 2:04 pm

Cloud is old news, right? Think again – cloud computing topped Mattermark‘s list of the fastest-growing startup industries in 2014, far ahead of the pack. Mattermark measures industry growth by looking at the growth of individual startups, taking into account monthly unique website visitors, weekly…

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Google Tops List as Most Attractive Employer for Engineering, Computer Science Grads

By | Apr 1, 2015 at 10:00 am

According to recent findings from Universum Global, a research and consulting firm focused on helping international companies develop into top brands that appeal to students and professionals, Google is once again the most attractive employer for college grads – particularly for students majoring in…

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Here Is the Most Popular Programming Language in Each State

By | Mar 31, 2015 at 8:00 pm

Fun fact: There is only one state in the US where Python is the most popular programming language, and that’s Wyoming. Experts Exchange recently released a study on the most popular programming languages in each US state, and they found that PHP and .Net…

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D.C., Boston Among Top 10 Cities for College Grads [INFOGRAPHIC]

By | Mar 31, 2015 at 4:00 pm

For those expected to graduate from college this May, you should probably look towards Boston, MA or Washington, D.C. for your first job. According to a recent analysis of the best places for recent grads to find jobs, Boston and D.C. are among the…

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The 10 Fastest-Growing Startups of 2014

By | Mar 31, 2015 at 2:00 pm

Uber and Lyft are duking it out in more ways than one: the two ride-sharing startups topped Mattermark’s list of fastest-growing startups in 2014, with Uber coming out on top. The Mattermark 2014 Startup Traction Report, released last December, includes a wealth of data…

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30 Startups with the Biggest Funding Rounds in 2014

By | Mar 24, 2015 at 9:00 am

In the 2014 fiscal year, $50 billion in venture funding was invested in 5,900 companies – an average of $8.5 million per deal. Mattermark’s annual report on startup activity recently ranked the biggest funding rounds from 2014, and many startups raised much more than that….

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8 States with the Most Startup Funding Deals in 2014

By | Mar 23, 2015 at 11:00 am

East Coast vs. West Coast, New York vs. San Francisco – entrepreneurs love to defend their coast and their city, but how about a little state pride? An annual report on startup activity recently ranked the top states with the most venture funding deals…

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13 Top Startup Industries with the Most Exits in 2014

By | Mar 20, 2015 at 8:00 am

If you’re a startup in advertising, analytics, or health care, you’re in luck – these are the top startup industries with the most acquisitions in 2014. The Mattermark 2014 Startup Traction Report, released last December, includes a wealth of data on the fastest-growing startups,…

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Study: Americans Rank Last in Math Ability

By | Mar 19, 2015 at 12:00 pm

According to recent research published by the Educational Testing Service, a global nonprofit educational testing and assessment organization, the United States of America places last in math competency per the results of a recent international standardized test. This recent research, however, falls in line…

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These Are the Highest-Paying Programming Languages [INFOGRAPHIC]

By | Mar 10, 2015 at 12:30 pm

Today, Startup Compass released the results of a global survey of engineers that provides a wealth of information about startup salaries – including the highest-paying programming languages. Published as “How Much Should You Pay Your Engineers?,” the results are based on a study of Startup…

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