Jobs/HR/Recruiting

Firing People at a Startup: Reasons and Procedure

By | Feb 23, 2016 at 7:45 pm

There are going to be hires that are absolute gold for a tech startup. However, there will also be individuals who turn out to be a nightmare to employ and must be terminated for numerous reasons. Firing somebody can be difficult, but with the…

Startups & Apps

Phoenix

13 Phoenix Startups That Should Be on Your Radar

By | Feb 23, 2016 at 1:15 pm

From med tech devices that will help cure jaundice in newborns to turning your smartphone into a microphone, the Arizona tech ecosystem is bursting at the seams with startups growing their businesses. The ecosystem comes with plenty of accolades: the University of Arizona has…

Startups & Apps

Build Your Brand’s Own Social Community with Memeni

By | Feb 23, 2016 at 9:00 am

We all know that social media is very important these days, mostly because “social media is not a few websites – it is the state of the internet right now”. With this in mind, no one can be left out of social media, especially…

Startups & Apps

Delaware

E-Learning for Millennials Goes Mobile with NHGO Live

By | Feb 22, 2016 at 4:00 pm

Everything around workforce training and development must be mobile enough to consume it anywhere at anytime. Yet, there is a foundational need for people seeking direct interaction with an instructor. Sometimes this involves clarifying a particular question, or maybe you just enjoy being in a…

Startups & Apps

Hometalk Offers Social Network for DIYers

By | Feb 22, 2016 at 11:00 am

These days a lot of people are tapping into their crafty sides–either to save money, be less wasteful, or simply as a hobby. Thanks to sites like Etsy and the DIY network, people are repurposing wooden pallets like its their jobs (for some people…

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Startups & Apps

Top 5 Apps to Check Out This Week: The Little Prince, Look Out, and More

By | Feb 22, 2016 at 9:03 am

I find myself wondering what might be the next game that could add value and keep me entertained. Fortunately, with all those creative minds out in the wild worldwide, I don’t have to go further than the App Store or Google Play. Every week…

Startups & Apps

Arlington

Foundry Cup Unveils Finalists Solving Portable Power Issues

By | Feb 18, 2016 at 11:53 am

Foundry Cup, a forum designed to bring people and ideas together around a specific tech focused theme each year, has announced the eight finalists moving forward with the challenge. Now in its second year, Arlington, VA, based Eastern Foundry is bringing the community together to…

Startups & Apps

These Startups Will Redefine Fitness in 2016

By | Feb 16, 2016 at 11:00 am

With so much technology designed to make us live longer, fitter and more fulfilling lives, these years seem to be the best time to be alive. In previous years, we have seen the rise (and a few falls) of the various startups aimed to…

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3 Startups Revolutionizing Marketing Technology

By | Feb 13, 2016 at 2:00 pm

For startups, brands and technologists the marketing ecosystem has become a vast and wild frontier with 2016 predicted to see it become both more crowded, yet also more powerful. On the one hand, advertising technology continues to evolve at a breakneck pace both for…

Startups & Apps

Top 5 Apps to Check Out This Weekend: Roll With Friends, Flyp, Yentle, and More

By | Feb 13, 2016 at 11:15 am

Maybe some of you already took Friday off, because this is the weekend you’ve been waiting for: Valentine’s weekend. However, you may still find some time to spend in the company of your smartphone, so here are some apps I recommend checking out . . . because…

Startups & Apps

These Apps Will Keep You Entertained for Hours

By | Feb 12, 2016 at 12:30 pm

Whether it’s on your morning commute or a rainy day, when boredom strikes sometimes it seems impossible to fix. Going on the app store to see what are the latest trends more often than not leads to endless searching. We have narrowed it down…

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The Serendipitous Encounter That Became Project Halcyon

By | Feb 12, 2016 at 9:00 am

Who doesn’t love a good serendipitous meeting?  Serendipity was one of the driving forces behind the creation of the Downtown Project as Tony Hsieh first envisioned it. Since Tech.Co is headquartered in downtown Las Vegas it shouldn’t be too big of a surprise that Tech.Co’s Celebrate…

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4 Couples Apps Perfect for This Year’s Valentine’s Day

By | Feb 11, 2016 at 3:00 pm

What is red, white, pink and shines romance all over the place? Valentine’s Day, of course! The “love holiday”, which many attribute to consumerism, is approaching for most countries around the world, so if that is the case of your country, you should hurry…

Startups & Apps

OneHive: Powerful and Simple Checklists to Make Teamwork Effective

By | Feb 11, 2016 at 2:00 pm

Whether you are a two-person organization or a firm with 10 or more employees, the key to success is good project management, which assumes clear tasks and a good checklist updated frequently. Some use complex project management software or to-do lists, while others prefer…

Startups & Apps

The Best Apps for People Who ‘Just Can’t’

By | Feb 10, 2016 at 12:30 pm

Welcome to 2016, where technology is advanced, responses are immediate, information is readily available…and we are lazy. Now don’t get me wrong – I love lazy. I respect lazy. And I think lazy is highly underrated. Thanks to current technology I can video call,…

Startups & Apps

Seoul

Korean Hardware Startups to Watch in 2016

By | Feb 10, 2016 at 11:00 am

Working in the startup scene in Korea, it’s been quite amazing how hardware startups consistently surprise me. Not a knock on software, but something about being able to physically touch and hold a device has me hooked every time (well not every time, but…

Lifestyle

DC

Social Tables Opens New 30,000 Square Foot Office in DC

By | Feb 9, 2016 at 3:00 pm

Social Tables, one of the fastest growing startups in the hospitality world, has opened up a new Washington, DC-based office. From a new serpent table to an incredibly pink entrance area, this 30,000 square foot office is designed with growth in mind. The company…