Productivity

16 Popular Business Apps to Boost Your Team’s Productivity

By | Aug 11, 2015 at 8:00 pm

Growing a business is hard, especially if you don’t have the right tools to scale your business. Luckily, there’s an app for that — Countless apps, in fact. But choosing the right apps for your business can be difficult. Here are 16 of the…

Tips & How To’s

5 Actionable Ways to Improve Networking Skills

By | Aug 11, 2015 at 8:00 am

Networking is an essential fuel that accelerates your success as an entrepreneur.  By going offline you get a chance to learn from the best in your niche, establish your own authority, and make tons of valuable contacts that will come in handy on this…

Marketing

The Small Secrets of Email Marketing in the Mobile Era

By | Aug 10, 2015 at 9:00 pm

It is now a well-known and widespread fact that mobile web browsing is getting bigger, better, and growing exponentially. In fact, it is expected that, in the end of this year, 52.4% of all web browsing to be made using a mobile device, according…

Product

How Startups Should Consider Whether to Automate Business Processes

By | Aug 10, 2015 at 9:00 am

No matter how tech-savvy they are, entrepreneurs often agonize when deciding whether to automate. Automation has a great track record, but it is sometimes perceived as risky because of a couple common misperceptions. However, when all factors are considered, the benefits of automation far…

Data

Improving Startup Productivity with Data Center Infrastructure Management

By | Aug 9, 2015 at 12:00 pm

When you’re a startup company, it often feels like you have two choices with any project: do it yourself or go into debt getting someone else to do it. But if taking on a project equals productivity lost, it may be a more costly…

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HR and Recruiting

Hiring a Virtual Assistant Allows Founders to Focus on Business

By | Aug 8, 2015 at 6:00 pm

Venturing into the world of business, which is brutally competitive, may seem to be cakewalk; but then sustaining oneself is for sure not a cakewalk! If you’re just getting started, learning scenarios and trends becomes the utmost priority. In fact, you need to have enough…

Marketing

Should Your Business be Using Instagram?

By | Aug 7, 2015 at 7:00 pm

First things first. What is Instagram? Instagram is a social networking site which until recently (to be more precise until 2012) was yet another startup that allowed users to take photos, apply filters, and share among followers. Now this sounds quite similar to all…

Productivity

Top 5 Things to Eat and Drink to Be More Productive While at Work

By | Aug 7, 2015 at 8:00 am

We all know that having more energy during the day leads to more productivity at work, but what can we do to make it happen? Many of us might turn to increasing our caffeine levels, or even turn to sugary foods that can produce…

Product

4 Ways Technology Helps Build better Customer Relationships

By | Aug 6, 2015 at 10:00 am

Let’s be honest – given the choice, would you prefer to use using the self-service checkout in your local store? Would you choose to interact with the computer which scans your shopping and insists that there’s an “unexpected item in the bagging area”? Thought not….

Marketing

3 Things the Most Successful Startups Can Teach Us About Marketing

By | Aug 5, 2015 at 10:00 am

Too often, when we look for the secrets to successful marketing, we look at companies that have been doing this for years. With all respect that is due to our elders in place, Henry Ford couldn’t have taught Bill Gates how to sell Microsoft,…

Tips & How To’s

6 Things You Can Do Right Now to Increase Your Blog Traffic

By | Aug 4, 2015 at 10:00 pm

People love a good blog. A good blog brings constant traffic to a site, social shares, and can establish the writer as an expert in their particular niche. A great blog can propel you into superstar status, like the in the case of Julie…

Tips & How To’s

5 Strategies to Safeguard Against Black Hat SEO

By | Aug 2, 2015 at 10:00 pm

Black hat SEO is turning into a highly-debated subject in the SEO community. The idea of utilizing strategies to damage a contenders rankings is nothing new. While black hat SEO used to offer bunches of backlinks to your site at a cost, now they…

Tips & How To’s

iPhone 6 Tips for Perfect Panorama and Time-Lapse Videos

By | Aug 2, 2015 at 6:00 pm

There is a great deal of hype and controversy behind the Apple iPhone. The world seems to be full of Apple enthusiasts and a fair share of haters of the legacy. One thing is certain, Apple is the most powerful brand in the world….

Tips & How To’s

3 Common Issues When Implementing New Business Software

By | Aug 2, 2015 at 4:00 pm

There comes a time when every company decides to switch over to a new business software, whether it’s because they have increased their customer base and need something to handle the new work flow, or they’re looking for a better, updated program. However, the…

Marketing

Cutting Through the Noise: 4 Tips for Having your Content Read

By | Aug 2, 2015 at 12:00 pm

Over 2.5 million blog posts are published daily on the Internet. When you are a new business, just tapping into the world of “content marketing”, cutting through the information noise and having your message heard by your potential customers looks like mission impossible. The…

Tips & How To’s

6 Amazing Tips to Build Brand Awareness through Mobile Apps

By | Aug 1, 2015 at 10:00 am

One of the simplest ways to increase brand awareness over a longer period of time is to build an app. While this might seem naive at first, as building an app can be expensive, consider this. Your app will be with you for years…

Marketing

Storytelling is the Differentiator your Startup is Ignoring

By | Jul 31, 2015 at 5:00 pm

The classic “four Ps” of marketing, originally coined in the 1960s, described the four elements that distinguished a brand: product, price, place, and promotion. In the tech industry, the four Ps alone aren’t enough to define a brand. Consider Uber and Lyft. Because many…