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The Top 10 Cities for High Quality of Life

By | May 16, 2016 at 12:30 pm

When deciding on where to live, many factors are often taken into account: the weather, the public transportation options, the nightlife and even the sports teams. And while many people pick a location before they’ve done the research, there have been many studies done that can…

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Boston, Denver, San Diego Among Cities to Succeed in Digital Economy

By | May 14, 2016 at 10:00 am

There is an ongoing argument about the state of innovation in the United States. Some would argue that it’s dying a slow death, while others would argue that it’s growing and evolving and we’re becoming more innovative than ever before. It’s hard to measure innovation in…

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The Top 10 Most Valuable Unicorn Startups

By | May 10, 2016 at 12:30 pm

While consistent and sustainable growth is the goal of many startups, few founders would pass up the opportunity to explode on the scene right away. And with the digital world making excess capital and new markets available at the touch of a button, the number…

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Top 10 Countries for Public Internet

By | May 9, 2016 at 3:00 pm

While there are a number of things to avoid while on a WiFi Hotspot, public internet has made working on the go easier than ever. Whether you are in an airport, a coffee shop or a public park, internet seems to be spreading across the globe…

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These Are the 15 Best Companies for Women

By | May 5, 2016 at 2:01 pm

With gender inequality a persistent problem within tech and business, companies are getting creative with finding solutions that appeal to everyone. Buy Up Index is the latest innovation that’s tackling gender inequality head-on. Buy Up Index was created by Amy Willard-Cross, who put her…

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Top 10 Highest-Funded Asian Startups in 2016 So Far

By | Apr 26, 2016 at 9:45 am

The first quarter of 2016 closed less than a month ago, and the companies at the top of the pack in Asia accounted for $2.9 billion. And while this number is more than impressive, it represents a decline consistent with the Asian market as…

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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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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…

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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…

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Top 10 Highest-Funded Startups in 2016 So Far

By | Apr 13, 2016 at 2:11 pm

The first quarter of 2016 closed on March 31st, and while global funding has chilled in recent months, the US market has held steady in supporting burgeoning startups. The 2016 Venture Pulse report from CB Insights even specified that the top ten funding rounds…

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Top 10 Most Valuable Healthcare Startups

By | Apr 11, 2016 at 9:55 am

It’s no secret that healthcare startups are hot right now. There are a lot of innovative companies out there trying to make it easier for everyone to get the care they need. These companies do everything from improving doctor/patient communication, to simplifying health insurance,…

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25 of the Highest-Paying Jobs in America Right Now

By | Apr 7, 2016 at 6:36 pm

Your career is going to be one of the most important decisions you make in life. Not only is it your career, it’s also everything you do in preparation before actually getting your career in place and going – such as picking a school,…

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Top 15 Places to Live for Highest-Paying Computer Science Jobs

By | Apr 6, 2016 at 9:23 am

Computer science jobs are some of the most sought-after positions in the world. And with employers looking for new ways to get involved with the digital revolution every day, hard-working and qualified individuals are more valuable than ever. And if you are looking to cash…

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10 Best Cities to Live for Job Satisfaction

By | Mar 29, 2016 at 4:33 pm

Happiness comes in a lot of forms. Some people get it from friends. Some people get it from family. Some people get it from eating an entire bag of Doritos while binge watching Daredevil on Netflix in virtual reality. But a lot of people get…

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Nearly 30% Pay Gap Between Male and Female Computer Programmers

By | Mar 29, 2016 at 9:14 am

We recently reported on the best cities in the US for women in tech; DC came out on top due to a number of factors, including the fact that it has the narrowest pay gap between men and women in the country. If you’re unaware…

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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…

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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…