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Buffer Reveals the Best Times to Tweet

By | Jul 14, 2015 at 2:00 pm

In a recent analysis of almost 5 million tweets, Buffer revealed the best times to tweet to maximize clicks, retweets, favorites, and replies. A social media management platform, Buffer looked at data from 10,000 profiles tweeting between October 2010 and March 2015. To help…

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Top 15 Places to Live for Highest-Paying Computer Science Jobs

By | Apr 6, 2016 at 9:23 am

Computer science jobs are some of the most sought-after positions in the world. And with employers looking for new ways to get involved with the digital revolution every day, hard-working and qualified individuals are more valuable than ever. And if you are looking to cash…

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10 Best Cities to Live for Job Satisfaction

By | Mar 29, 2016 at 4:33 pm

Happiness comes in a lot of forms. Some people get it from friends. Some people get it from family. Some people get it from eating an entire bag of Doritos while binge watching Daredevil on Netflix in virtual reality. But a lot of people get…

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Nearly 30% Pay Gap Between Male and Female Computer Programmers

By | Mar 29, 2016 at 9:14 am

We recently reported on the best cities in the US for women in tech; DC came out on top due to a number of factors, including the fact that it has the narrowest pay gap between men and women in the country. If you’re unaware…

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Which Country is the Happiest in the World?

By | Jul 2, 2015 at 8:00 pm

Despite what some people may have thought and in spite of our country’s deficiencies, it seems that the United States isn’t such a terrible country to live in. According to the 2015 World Happiness Report produced by the United Nations’s Sustainable Development Systems Network,…

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Chicago

Top 20 Chicago Startup Founders Under 30

By | Jul 2, 2015 at 2:00 pm

If you’re unaware: Chicago is a damn good place to start a company. Whether it’s the great community of entrepreneurs and support for women startup founders, to even just the mere beauty of the city itself, there’s plenty of reasons why many Chicago startup…

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Top 15 Most Entrepreneurial Countries in the World

By | Jun 30, 2015 at 3:00 pm

It may surprise a few people, but the United States isn’t actually one of the most entrepreneurial countries in the world – at least when it comes to the percentage of entrepreneurs among its population. According to the 2014 Global Report conduced by the…

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MIT’s 50 Smartest Companies of 2015

By | Jun 25, 2015 at 2:04 pm

The MIT Technology Review just released this year’s list of the 50 Smartest Companies, a ranking of what the publication considers companies offering some of the most innovative technologies and business models. Somewhat unsurprisingly, Elon Musk’s Tesla Motors comes in at the top spot,…

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DC

DC Is the Top City for Women in Tech

By | Feb 29, 2016 at 9:00 am

Nashville may be the best city for women-owned businesses, but DC is the best city for women in tech. This is the second year in a row that the capital region has earned the title, according to a report produced by SmartAsset, a financial software company. Kansas…

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The Best and Worst Metro Areas for Women-Owned Businesses

By | Feb 23, 2016 at 10:35 am

Did you know that women-owned businesses account for nearly one third of all privately held companies in the U.S? Did you know that women-owned businesses are growing 1.5 times faster than the national average? Did you know that while March may be Women’s History…

Diversity

Digitalundivided Calls Attention to Black Women Founders in #ProjectDiane

By | Feb 17, 2016 at 11:00 am

Things are better than they were a decade ago, but there is still a serious lack of diversity in tech, especially when it comes to tech startup founders. There are a lot of people talking about how to make tech more inclusive and diverse,…

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Here’s the Most Popular Startup Industry in Each State

By | Jun 16, 2015 at 10:00 am

“Do I have to move to Silicon Valley?” As an aspiring entrepreneur, it’s tempting to ask this question. If Silicon Valley is the place to be, with all the resources and connections an entrepreneur could need, am I just shooting myself in the foot…

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The Best and Worst Dating Apps of the Year

By | Feb 10, 2016 at 10:00 am

You may not be a fan of Valentine’s Day, but who doesn’t love love? There’s a reason that hundreds of dating sites and apps exist; and a good number of them are doing pretty well (except for the one you’re trying to get funded)….

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Where Does Your Favorite US App Rank in Terms of Quality?

By | Jun 10, 2015 at 9:19 pm

Believe it or not, there’s a company out there that combs through half a billion ratings and user reviews submitted across more than 30 million apps in the Android and iOS app stores. Why do they do this? Well, they’ve taken it upon themselves…

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The 5 Hottest Enterprise Software Startups

By | Jun 10, 2015 at 2:00 pm

Founded in 2011 by a team of ex-Yahooers, enterprise software startup Hortonworks wanted to spread the open-source Hadoop framework and make a profit while doing it. Their goal is to help big companies make sense of all their data and turn it into money-making…

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Google’s Larry Page, Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg Among 50 Highest-Rated CEOs

By | Jun 10, 2015 at 11:20 am

What does it take to be considered one of the best CEOs in the country? It seems that we can look to the leaders of some of Silicon Valley’s biggest companies. A recent report by jobs review platform Glassdoor looked at the 50 highest-rated…

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Top 15 Cities for Young Professionals

By | Feb 5, 2016 at 11:51 am

Young professionals across the country are looking for a place to live that fulfills them on several levels. They want a city that has plenty of other people ages 25-34 living there, lots of new people moving in, low crime, rent, and unemployment, high…