This article was contributed by Chris Beck who is a Content Producer/contributor and also a well published freelance writer in the insurance and tech space. Originally from Asheville, NC and a University of South Carolina Alum. I am also an avid Gamecock sports follower... I have a family of four including a twin brother, 6 if you include our Fox Hound and German Shepard.

 

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How the Rise of Live Streaming Impacts Digital Marketing

Live streaming has evolved from a trendy phenomenon into a full-blown marketing strategy used by brands and businesses in nearly every industry. Rather than telling us about company updates and initiatives, brands are showing us. The rise of live streaming among social media’s …

4 Startups Revolutionizing the Morning Coffee Experience

Roughly 2.25 billion cups of coffee are consumed each day around the world. The United States imports $4 billion in coffee each year from mostly developing nations, and Americans consume about 400 million cups of coffee per day. There are approximately 24,000 independent …

Extending Education Beyond the Classroom

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In the 20th century and before, personalized tutors were sometimes relied on to help students who were falling behind their peers. Parents were expected to invest large sums of money when the educational system failed their children – often dropping them off at Sylvan…

Travel Brands Not Using Social Media are Missing Out

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Studies show that today’s average American distinctly loves two things — social media and travel. Smart travel brands are hopping on the social media bandwagon with Facebook fan pages, active Twitter accounts, and even Pinterest pages. More than just the latest fad, …

How to Find a Better Work-Life Balance

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Since its inception, the American higher education system has been continuously evolving, but no change has had a greater impact on learners than the introduction of modern technology into the classrooms. Once a path only for the privileged elite who could manage the financial…

Choosing the Best eCommerce Platform for your Business

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America has always been the country to promote boot strapping and becoming a self-made success story.  In fact, Corporate America is filled with these individuals who have millions and billions to boast about that stemmed from their entrepreneurial spirits and unsurpassed …

eCommerce Is Retail’s New Storefront

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Online, or in line? Many consumers today are asking themselves this very question of whether they should order online or wait in line. With eCommerce on the rise, retail storefronts are now home pages, and departments are now in located on the sidebar. In…

Why Small Businesses Should Monitor Gas Prices

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Many different small businesses and startups do forecasting and projections to plan for future growth and challenges. In fact, forecasting may be one of the most important things a small business can do. From inventory to staffing, you need to know, more than anything…

14 Ways To Keep Your Kids Safe Online

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Technological advances have really lost their glamour. Minor adaptations of current technology isn’t as buzz worthy as the all in all new advances that were sweeping the news a decade ago. But what has taken some of the spotlight is the new ways parents…

The IT Team is Your Company’s Secret Weapon

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Most every company has an IT team, or at least one IT expert in place. Although their job responsibilities are key for keeping the company running smoothly, most employers still don’t understand how to keep them working at an optimal level. Not only that,…

How to Create a WordPress Blog [Infographic]

Have you ever come across a really breathtaking WordPress blog? Chances are, you’re probably subscribed to at least one of them. If you’re like most people, you’ve probably always wanted to have your own WordPress blog site, but the typical one-click install …