Productivity

Denver

Why “Inbox Zero” Isn’t Worth the Hassle

By | Dec 4, 2017 at 6:30 pm

In the last few years everyone has become obsessed with the concept of Inbox Zero. Inbox Zero is exactly what it sounds like, to have zero emails in your inbox. As if somehow seeing the message “there are no more messages to read” means…

Reports & Rankings

50 Highest Rated CEOs of Large Companies in 2017

By | Dec 4, 2017 at 10:50 am

Being a boss is hard. But imagine you’re the boss of everyone’s boss. As the CEO, the buck stops with you. You take full responsibility for your product, your brand, and your entire company, which has to be more than stressful on a day-to-day…

Enqos – Tower V1

Trends

AI Has Replaced Big Data As the Buzzword of the Moment, Data Shows

By | Dec 4, 2017 at 9:20 am

Remember back in 2015 when everyone was obsessed with the concept of “big data”? Now there’s a new tech buzzword on the block. You don’t take have to take my word for it (although as a tech writer I can confirm that explorations of…

Tips & How To’s

London

When to Jump in as an Early Adopter

By | Dec 4, 2017 at 8:30 am

If you’re a business owner or entrepreneur, chances are that risk has become an integral part of your life. From how to calculate risk, how to mitigate it, and when to take it, each day is all about ensuring that you’re making the best…

Culture

DC

How to Become a Renaissance Leader in the Startup World

By | Dec 4, 2017 at 7:15 am

The phrase “Jack of all trades, master of none” is a common maxim for leaders spread thin by their interests. “Focus or fail” is the prevailing career advice, and leaders are repeatedly told that specialization is key to success. But is there another way…

Dev & Design

How to Build an App with UX Design and Design Engineering

By | Dec 2, 2017 at 2:30 pm

An app gains popularity for a number of different reasons. However, the topmost reason for the success of an app is the sleek user experience of the mobile (UX) which also optimizes the design engineering of the app. The best apps that are widely…

Tips & How To’s

5 Questions to Ask Before Launching a Prototype for Your Hardware Startup

By | Dec 2, 2017 at 12:45 pm

Launching a prototype for a hardware startup is akin to spreading a beta version of the software for prospective clients. It’s an essential step between the idea and product, and this step will primarily affect the chances of your success in the hardware business….

Entrepreneur

5 Critical Factors That Dictate Startup Success

By | Dec 1, 2017 at 5:00 pm

When you launch a startup, the excitement is high, but the downside is you’ll wear many hats full of high risk and uncertainty. While it can make you feel overwhelmed at times, knowing every area of your business increases the chance of being successful….

Marketing & Social Media

3 Ways Artificial Intelligence Can Boost CRM Initiatives

By | Dec 1, 2017 at 7:15 am

While customer relationship management systems have made data accessible, manually processing and analyzing that data is prohibitively time- and resource-consuming for many businesses. Conversely, by using artificial intelligence, you can go through reams of data and come away with more than just a migraine….

Inspiration

How I Built My Company Out of a Van

By | Nov 30, 2017 at 6:30 pm

Over a course of two years, I bootstrapped a company, a “Priceline” for movie deals, from a van and brought it up to a $15M valuation. As a movie ticketing platform, the goal was to sign up as many theaters across the country while…

Reports & Rankings

50 Best Companies to Work for in 2017

By | Nov 30, 2017 at 3:50 pm

A good job is a lot harder to find than some people realize. After all the résumé-sending and interview-attending, it can feel like it’s never going to happen. But then, a ray of sunshine touches down on your search and you’re called in for…

Psychology

Why Managers Need to Boost Their Emotional Intelligence

By | Nov 30, 2017 at 2:30 pm

Telling people they need to raise their emotional intelligence sounds like an insult: Who wants to hear they aren’t intelligent enough for their job? But emotional intelligence, also called emotional quotient or EQ, is an essential factor in the work life. Here’s why a…

Entrepreneur

7 Things Elon Musk Has Tweeted About This Month

By | Nov 30, 2017 at 10:50 am

To say that Elon Musk is the most well-known entrepreneur in the modern age would be a bit of an understatement. From self-landing rockets to self-driving cars, Musk has made a bigger impact on the world than the asteroid that killed the dinosaurs. And,…

Marketing

5 Examples of the Worst Marketing Advice Ever

By | Nov 30, 2017 at 9:20 am

The internet is packed with articles attempting to convince you that they know the best internet marketing advice ever. But in the rapid-fire online universe, everything can change overnight. When you’re trying to establish yourself or your business in the competitive marketing industry, one…

Coding

Denver

When Galvanize and Lenda Teamed Up and Built Something Cool

By | Nov 29, 2017 at 6:30 pm

It started when Sean Donn, a successful Tech Entrepreneur and Head of Engineering at Lenda, whose headquarters are on the same floor as the Web Development Immersive program at Galvanize, reached out to propose a joint effort with our current web development cohort, it…

Reports & Rankings

11 States With the Fastest (and Slowest) Internet Speeds, Ranked

By | Nov 29, 2017 at 3:30 pm

There are few things in the world more annoying than slow internet speeds. Whether the Netflix won’t stream, the Facebook won’t load, or the Google Home won’t respond, life comes to a grinding halt when the WiFi isn’t up to snuff. Tragically enough, even…

Marketing

How to Spy on Your Competitor’s Social Media Content

By | Nov 29, 2017 at 11:30 am

Being in the know about what your competition is doing to get ahead is part of the entrepreneurial game. You probably have a team developing spreadsheets galore with prediction models analyzing the market, sales forecasts, customer acquisition, and more. But do you really know…