Tips & How To’s

Job Searching? Here’s How to Find the Unadvertised Positions

By | Oct 18, 2016 at 12:45 pm

There’s one big rule when it comes to job searching: Expect competition on the Monster.coms and the Indeed.coms of the world. Literally hundreds of people apply to the biggest job search sites out there, and practically none of them are qualified. You’ll get drowned out…


3 Ways to Know If You’re Cut Out for Entrepreneurship

By | Oct 18, 2016 at 10:30 am

Entrepreneurs are a unique breed. From Steve Jobs to Elon Musk, titans of innovation have a lot of unique traits that make them good at what they do. They make the best of bad situations, the exude confidence in everything they do, and their…


Samsung’s Note 7 Loss Is Apple’s iPhone 7 Gain

By | Oct 18, 2016 at 9:15 am

Samsung, as you may have heard, is having a terrible year. You know your smartphone will fail when the federal government makes it a crime to bring it on board an airplane. Just last week, Samsung began sending out fire-proof boxes for those who wished…


5 Challenges Behind Being Your Own Boss

By | Oct 17, 2016 at 9:00 pm

What drove you to start a business? You could ask any entrepreneur in the world. It doesn’t matter if they’re the CEO of a startup, a freelancer, or a small business owner. They’ll all say the same thing: They wanted to be their own…


Netflix Subscribers Are Way Up Even After That Price Hike

By | Oct 17, 2016 at 7:30 pm

Netflix estimated 2 million new subscribers this last quarter. The actual number: 3.2 million. Better yet is the amount that Netflix was able to add to its market cap once this news was unveiled: $10 million. Looks like Netflix, which this year began rolling…



Here’s How Bots Can Take Down Your Startup’s Website

By | Oct 17, 2016 at 6:30 pm

Bots. A word that brings fear and concern to even the most savvy technology user, as it should. While some bots are helpful to your startup’s website, there are plenty of malicious ones out there looking to take it down. Bad bots can generate false…


There Are Two Kinds of Feedback. Here’s Why You Should Care.

By | Oct 17, 2016 at 5:50 pm

Everyone knows a fast-paced, highly iterative environment is essential to a winning startup. And the single best way to improve is to pay attention to the feedback your users give you. But analyzing who is giving feedback, you’ll know whether to listen to it…


Are Some People Born to Be Entrepreneurs?

By | Oct 17, 2016 at 4:30 pm

Being an entrepreneur takes hard work and dedication. You need to be able to pitch to investors, manage employees, and network with influencers, all while preserving your genius idea that will take you to the Silicon Valley and beyond. But is it possible that entrepreneurs…


Patriot Boot Camp Helps Military Members Start Tech Businesses

By | Oct 17, 2016 at 3:30 pm

This article is courtesy of Techstars, the best global ecosystem for entrepreneurs to bring new technologies to market. From inspiration to IPO, Techstars empowers the world’s most promising entrepreneurs throughout their lifelong journey by providing a global ecosystem made up of tens of thousands…


8 Ways to Make Your Elevator Pitch More Memorable

By | Oct 17, 2016 at 2:30 pm

This article is courtesy of BusinessCollective, featuring thought leadership content by ambitious young entrepreneurs, executives & small business owners. Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC) is an invite-only organization comprised of the world’s most promising young entrepreneurs. YEC members generate billions of dollars in revenue and…


The Future of Device Charging Technology Has Arrived

By | Oct 17, 2016 at 1:30 pm

Plugging in your smartphone with a standard cable has been a hassle for years. Where’s the outlet, which side should it be on, and why do I have to keep fumbling with these annoying things? Startup founders and budding entrepreneurs don’t have time for…


Tesla, Panasonic Deal Strives for Sustainable Energy Future

By | Oct 17, 2016 at 12:45 pm

Elon Musk’s plan to take over the world is well-documented. He wants to help humans colonize Mars, he wants to take on NASA in the rocket production game, and he wants to create cars that never need to stop at a gas station ever…

Tips & How To’s

How to Minimize Customer Support Costs at Your Startup

By | Oct 17, 2016 at 11:20 am

According to Glassdoor, customer service representatives makes more than 21K per year. If you take that cost and multiply it by a full-time team, you are going to find yourself spending a pretty penny on your customer service needs. But do you need to spend that much?…

Gear & Gadgets

Meet Air, a Better Wireless Headphone Developed for iPhone 7

By | Oct 17, 2016 at 10:30 am

Despite the name, the iPhone 7 is actually the 10th generation of Apple’s wildly successful smartphone experiment. Announced at the beginning of September, this new iPhone model generated a lot of buzz. However, most of that was not about amazing new hardware or features, but…


Emotional Leadership Is Vital for All Startup Founders

By | Oct 17, 2016 at 9:15 am

Success is no longer measured by the amount of zeros in your bank statement. While every startup founder needs to have an eye on the bottom line, quality leadership doesn’t come from a quarterly report. It doesn’t come from funding announcements, and it doesn’t come…


KLM Partners With DigitalGenius to Bring AI to Social Servicing

By | Oct 16, 2016 at 5:50 pm

Artificial intelligence is a hot topic these days. In this industry, investment grew more than 3-fold since 2013, and new services and applications for it are appearing every week. These two facts alone provide plenty of reason to believe that AI is here to stay…

Tips & How To’s

11 Cloud Deployment Issues That You’ll Need to Avoid

By | Oct 16, 2016 at 2:30 pm

Cloud deployment is no longer optional for most companies. Given globalization, remote teams, etc., moving to the cloud is just a requirement for business to get done. That migration, however, from in-house servers and system to cloud-based, is not without its pitfalls and dangers. In…