Marketing

6 Methods to Prompt Customers to Post a Review

By | Nov 7, 2016 at 4:30 pm

If you are running any form of business, getting a good review always helps. A positive review can help you get more business in the process. On the other hand, a negative review can bring down your business. Practically speaking, it’s tough to get…

Culture

Chicago

Jellyvision’s Amanda Lannert on Sharks, Massage Chairs, and Networking

By | Nov 5, 2016 at 12:45 pm

This post originally appeared on Tech In Chicago. Visit Tech In Chicago to listen to more interviews with Chicago’s top startup founders and venture capitalists.  As the CEO of Jellyvision, the producer of ALEX, an interactive decision-support tool that talks you through traditionally boring and confusing human resource decisions like…

HR and Recruiting

9 Ways to Efficiently Onboard New Employees

By | Nov 5, 2016 at 10:30 am

This article is courtesy of BusinessCollective, featuring thought leadership content by ambitious young entrepreneurs, executives & small business owners. Bringing on a new hire requires attention and training to get them up and running. To ensure they build good workflow habits and understand the…

Culture

6 Company Perks That Attract Top Talent

By | Nov 4, 2016 at 2:20 pm

This article is courtesy of BusinessCollective, featuring thought leadership content by ambitious young entrepreneurs, executives & small business owners. When it comes to attracting talent, companies are getting more and more creative with their employee perks. From helping pay back student loans and trips to…

Tips & How To’s

4 Ways Entrepreneurs Can Rediscover Their Motivation

By | Nov 3, 2016 at 3:30 pm

When you first started your journey as an entrepreneur, it can feel like motivation is lurking around every corner. But as you get comfortable with your new lifestyle, what was once an exciting new career path has faded into monotony. The world is filled with people who have…

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Tips & How To’s

An In-Depth Guide to Creating A Technical Blog Post

By | Nov 3, 2016 at 11:20 am

If you have a business or a blog, keeping up with your content can be pretty time-consuming. This becomes even more challenging when you’re a tech blogger, you need to be well-research in technically-driven topics. These blog posts tend to be tedious to write…

Tips & How To’s

5 Ways to Map Out The Best Pricing Strategy

By | Nov 2, 2016 at 7:00 pm

You’ve built a quality product, you’ve marketed it to the masses, and your online presence is set up and ready to rock. Now there’s only one question: How should you price your products? There are two things to consider. The first is selecting a…

Tips & How To’s

5 Helpful Tips for New iPhone 7 Owners

By | Nov 2, 2016 at 10:30 am

If you haven’t gotten the hang of your new iPhone 7 or 7 Plus yet, that’s ok. You might have noticed some big changes in the phone from its older 6, 6S, and 6 Plus models. Most notably, the home button has changed, the device…

Marketing

CaliberMind Will Apply Psychographic Behavioral Analytics to B2B Marketing

By | Oct 31, 2016 at 8:30 pm

As the name implies, Business-to-Business (B2B) marketing refers to the marketing actions taken by companies, for companies. It is a particular area of marketing, with its own rules and strategies, including tools that, while requiring greater specialization of actors, also allow for easier an…

Marketing

7 Influencers That All New Marketers Should Be Following

By | Oct 31, 2016 at 4:30 pm

The world of online marketing can be a complicated, confusing collection of practices, tips, advice, and failure. Unfortunately, many unscrupulous influencers try to take advantage of gullible newbies by offering expensive courses that don’t teach anything useful. If you really want to learn online marketing…

Marketing

3 Old School Marketing Strategies for Your Startup

By | Oct 29, 2016 at 10:30 am

The startup world is filled with innovation. From creative business practices to unique products, new is always better when it comes to entrepreneurship. And while innovation is spurred by new ideas, old-school marketing strategies are still just as effective as they were back in the…

Tips & How To’s

How to Make Sure Your Business Messaging System Is Secure

By | Oct 26, 2016 at 8:30 pm

Making the decision to incorporate an instant messaging system into your business is extremely beneficial. There are few things more important in business than effective communication between employees and employers. If you are not able to effectively communicate with your staff, everything is going to…

Marketing

4 Tips For Personalizing Ads Without Being Creepy

By | Oct 26, 2016 at 5:50 pm

Personalization plays a huge role in improving campaign performance. But if marketers use the tactic incorrectly, they could destroy trust in their brand and leave a negative impression with users. When it comes to using personal data, there is a fine line between smartly customizing ads…

Productivity

San Antonio

Mel Robbins: How The Snooze Button Is Killing Your Business

By | Oct 26, 2016 at 3:30 pm

Who doesn’t hit the snooze button now and again? Those precious 10 minutes feel like a gift that allows you to nod off into a brief pre-morning nap. But what you don’t know is that snoozing is actually costing your business money. At the…

Marketing

Influencer Marketing Is on the Rise for Good Reason

By | Oct 26, 2016 at 2:20 pm

Every few years, a new marketing tactic hits the business world. Most recently, influencer marketing has taken up that title. The practice is defined by using respected and trusted people who will act as promoters of a brand or product, in some capacity. Sometimes,…

Data

AI Founder? Submit Your Startup to This Top 100 Private AI Companies List

By | Oct 26, 2016 at 11:20 am

Data-driven strategic insights company CBInsights has opened up submissions for it’s next big list: The top 100 private AI companies in the world. If you run an AI startup, or know someone who does, now’s your chance to get in one a little (potential)…

Marketing

Social Responsibility Is Important to Millennial Consumers

By | Oct 25, 2016 at 12:45 pm

There are 75.4 million Millennials in America. They’re now the largest generation in this country, and they’re destined to make up a formidable force of consumers. Businesses obviously cannot ignore them anymore. The oldest Millennial was born in 1981 and the youngest in 1997…