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Why is Starbucks nixing CD sales?

Feb 25, 2015No Comments1714 Views

Why is Starbucks getting rid of CDs on their shelves, and what does this mean for the music industry?

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Analysts forecast Sears as the next...

Sears has hemorrhaged money of late, and creditors are

Feb 25, 2015
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Target is set to double their organ...

Under new leadership, Target is making big changes, and

Feb 25, 2015
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Uber privately blacklists some of t...

Uber, a simple app that hails a private driver,

Feb 25, 2015

Business Marketing

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Mobilizr: Find, hire, manage brand ambassadors to promote your brand

Feb 23, 2015No Comments1219 Views

Brand ambassadors are nothing new, but if you want to hire boots on the ground across the nation, know their performance track record, and be able to manage

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Common mistakes small bus...

Small business websites are often created and maintained by

Feb 23, 2015
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Why your business might n...

Businesses don't just magically appear on Google Maps because

Feb 20, 2015
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Study shows overlooked sw...

Email marketing is the name of the game these

Feb 18, 2015

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Secretly see how your net worth stacks up against people your age

Feb 23, 2015No Comments1460 Views

Just like we all go click around Facebook to see who from high school got ugly, we can also make ourselves feel better (or, worse) by seeing how

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Visage Payroll: free payr...

(Business Finance) Visage Payroll was founded to do away

Feb 08, 2015
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(Business Finance) Invoicing on the go is often necessary,

Feb 02, 2015
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(Business Finance) Credit card rewards are an easy way

Jan 13, 2015

Housing News

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Are Realtors the real loser in the fight between Zillow Group and Move, Inc.?

Feb 25, 2015No Comments2798 Views

The last year has been one of dramatic and rapid change in the real estate tech sector, but Realtors are vulnerable, and we're worried.

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Are you an aspiring housing nerd or...

(Editorial) Housing stats are fascinating to many, whether in

Feb 10, 2015
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Is 2015 the year to buy or sell you...

(Housing News) If you own a home or are

Dec 10, 2014
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NAR to adopt new Code of Excellence...

(Housing) NAR's Board of Directors meeting has just ended,

Nov 10, 2014

Tech News

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Even Twitter proclaims they support net neutrality, hooray!

Feb 25, 2015No Comments948 Views

Net neutrality is a sticky issue in tech and political circles, yet it's the Average Joe who is impacted if internet service providers get their way into your

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Preload app in beta is a kick ass v...

Taking Preload for a spin in an internet-free zone

Feb 25, 2015
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WISP app in beta: Create a digital ...

WISP is a new offers yet one more way

Feb 23, 2015
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Here are some hipster-related gener...

Hipsters have gone mainstream, as have websites mocking them

Feb 18, 2015

Social Media

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Cinemagraphs will be a new Facebook ad format option: yay or nay?

Feb 19, 2015No Comments1924 Views

Cinemagraphs, or artistic animated images, have taken the web by storm, and Facebook wants a piece of the action, and will soon sweeten their menu for advertisers.

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Improve engagement levels...

If you want to get more engagement out of

Feb 17, 2015
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Job-hopping at an all tim...

With job-hopping at an all time high, why are

Feb 16, 2015
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Facebook improves feature...

Facebook improves selling features for groups, giving Craigslist and

Feb 16, 2015

Business Editorials

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Bad advice for people hoping to get free press from journalists

Feb 06, 20151 Comment3240 Views

(Editorial) Journalists are some of the busiest people on the planet - reaching them can be hard, but there's a right and wrong way to do it. Make

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The glorious untold truths about be...

(Business) Originality is determined in the end, not through

Feb 03, 2015
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Surprising facts on the state of te...

(Tech News) With all the talk about wearable technologies,

Feb 02, 2015
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Should Target be held responsible f...

(Editorial) After a devastating tragedy, a mother speaks out

Jan 27, 2015

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    Why is Starbucks nixing CD sales?

    Why is Starbucks getting rid of CDs on their shelves, and what does this mean for the music industry?

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    Analysts forecast Sears as the next big box to fall

    Sears has hemorrhaged money of late, and creditors are grumbling that their days are numbered, but does Sears have tricks up their sleeve?

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    Under new leadership, Target is making big changes, and their Made to Matter initiative could expose many to organic foods they otherwise wouldn't have had

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    Uber, a simple app that hails a private driver, has been found to be blacklisting some of their customers - what does this mean for

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    As the months-long standoff that crippled West Coast port activity, an agreement has been reached, but many businesses will suffer regardless.

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