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6 Uncomfortable Things That Will Make You More Successful

By | Apr 26, 2016 at 5:25 pm

It would be wonderful if the path to success was an easy one. Unfortunately, that’s not the case. To become successful, you must do some things that can feel really  uncomfortable at first. Fortunately, once you get past the initial discomfort and anxiety, it’s…

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12 Books Recommended by Women Entrepreneurs

By | Apr 26, 2016 at 9:05 am

Are you a woman in the startup world? Do you sometimes like hearing about what other women entrepreneurs are reading? There are a lot of books that claim to have the best advice for starting up, being an entrepreneur, creating the perfect business model,…

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How to Optimize Your Small Business Website for Mobile

By | Apr 25, 2016 at 10:00 pm

As technology continues to grow, search engine optimization (SEO) is becoming increasingly vital to the overall success of a small business. Proper optimization of a website is now one of the most effective opportunities to grow businesses for online recognition and reputation. However, the…


The Impact of Coworking for the Remote Worker

By | Apr 22, 2016 at 5:09 pm

There are a lot of perks that come along with being a remote worker. The flexibility to work wherever you choose (provided you have a reliable computer and strong WiFi connection), the ease of convenience, and just the general look of envy from telling…

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4 Common Practices of a Successful Executive

By | Apr 20, 2016 at 3:00 pm

Being a successful executive is no easy task. There are millions of traits and qualities that factor into running a business properly and effectively. It’s so hard to discern success from failure when it comes to the person in charge that the Harvard Business…


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8 Tips for Achieving Work-Life Balance

By | Apr 20, 2016 at 10:03 am

I kind of feel like a hypocrite for even broaching this topic right now – with my two jobs, putting in about 70 hours a week. There was a time when I worked much less, and even back then I thought I was sooooo busy….

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Strategies for Getting More Than 1,000 App Downloads

By | Apr 19, 2016 at 7:00 pm

You have created a great app. Maybe it’s a game, maybe it’s an educational tool, or maybe it is a productivity app. Whatever it is, you’ve worked hard on your creation, and you want the general public to love it just as much as…

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The Number 1 Mistake to Avoid as a New Entrepreneur

By | Apr 19, 2016 at 4:18 pm

Diving headfirst into the world of entrepreneurship can be exciting, yet intimidating. There’s so much to tackle, even before you have your first big idea. But while there are many ways to tackle entrepreneurship, there’s one critical skill you have to get a grip…

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Former Stanford Dean Shares Essential Life Tips for Every 18 Year-Old

By | Apr 19, 2016 at 11:00 am

Teenagers are rarely looked at as the overly informed demographic. In fact, 18-year-olds are arguably the dumbest people on the planet. But with prom, college and the right to gun ownership on their minds, who can blame them? The key is to teach them the right…


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…


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…

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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…


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…

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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…


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…

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This Big Data Analytics Engine Could Help Your Business

By | Apr 13, 2016 at 7:00 pm

MariaDB is rolling out a new storage engine named ColumnStore for massively parallel distributed query execution and big data loading. They claim the engine will support a variety of use-cases, including algorithmic analytics and real-time batch. If you have no idea what any of that…


The A to Z of Content Marketing [INFOGRAPHIC]

By | Apr 12, 2016 at 6:26 pm

Content marketing can be helpful and actionable when you know how to navigate through the noise. But with dozens of different angles and avenues to take, years of experience and training are needed to properly steer your ship through all the clouds. But with a little…