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yelp

Business closes, publicly criticizes staff on Yelp: Good idea?

Mar 02, 2015No Comments695 Views

In a completely disrespectful move, one California restaurant took to Yelp to criticize their staff and menu offerings. What does this say about their leadership skills?

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Why is Starbucks nixing CD sales?

Why is Starbucks getting rid of CDs on their

Feb 25, 2015
sears

Analysts forecast Sears as the next...

Sears has hemorrhaged money of late, and creditors are

Feb 25, 2015
target organic food

Target is set to double their organ...

Under new leadership, Target is making big changes, and

Feb 25, 2015

Business Marketing

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

Feb 23, 2015No Comments1433 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
google maps

Why your business might n...

Businesses don't just magically appear on Google Maps because

Feb 20, 2015
email marketing

Study shows overlooked sw...

Email marketing is the name of the game these

Feb 18, 2015

Your Money

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

Feb 23, 2015No Comments1689 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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Quick and easy invoicing ...

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

Feb 02, 2015
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10 secrets to maximizing ...

(Business Finance) Credit card rewards are an easy way

Jan 13, 2015

Housing News

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Average age of houses on the rise, so is it now better or worse to buy new?

Mar 02, 2015No Comments238 Views

With aging housing in America, are first-time buyers better off buying new or existing homes? The average age of a home is rising, as is the price of

zillow move

Are Realtors the real loser in the ...

The last year has been one of dramatic and

Feb 25, 2015
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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

Tech News

agilecase

AgileCase wants to help you quit wasting time on stupid Excel spreadsheets

Mar 02, 2015No Comments456 Views

AgileCase is now in beta to help you go paperless and spend less time in sucky Excel spreadsheets - make your team smarter and digitize your business

magic

Text Magic, get any service or prod...

Magic is a new service that will make any

Mar 02, 2015
gmail for dropbox

Dropbox extension comes to Gmail, s...

A hot new Dropbox extension comes to Gmail, offering

Mar 02, 2015
net neutrality

Even Twitter proclaims they support...

Net neutrality is a sticky issue in tech and

Feb 25, 2015

Social Media

helpouts

Google is saying goodbye to its Helpouts program

Mar 02, 2015No Comments485 Views

Google's popular Helpouts program is scheduled to end and with it, a community of helpful teachers and eager learners are disconnected.

momstamp

Momstamp network for fami...

Momstamp has launched to help families reduce their research

Mar 02, 2015
cinemagraph

Cinemagraphs will be a ne...

Cinemagraphs, or artistic animated images, have taken the web

Feb 19, 2015
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Improve engagement levels...

If you want to get more engagement out of

Feb 17, 2015

Business Editorials

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Bad advice for people hoping to get free press from journalists

Feb 06, 20151 Comment3383 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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    yelp

    Business closes, publicly criticizes staff on Yelp: Good idea?

    In a completely disrespectful move, one California restaurant took to Yelp to criticize their staff and menu offerings. What does this say about their leadership

    starbucks sign

    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?

    sears

    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?

    target organic food

    Target is set to double their organic food initiative

    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

    uber

    Uber privately blacklists some of their users: is it legal?

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

    ports

    West Coast port debacle comes to a close, businesses will still hurt

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

    networking

    #SXsingle Meet Up: new SXSW Interactive social event designed for singles

    The first ever #SXsingle Meet Up helps connect Southby attendees over free drinks. Many connections have been made, so one SXSW director is helping to

    soda

    Why shoppers buy things like soda or soap based on their shape

    Soda, soap, and more are bought for reasons aside from name recognition - turns out their shape is pretty important.

    target

    Target leaves other companies in the lurch as they liquidate

    Target will shut down in Canada, leaving suppliers and other companies in the lurch as they get their finances in order. They say their goal

    rejection letter

    Job rejection letter inspires snarky grammar correction letter

    When a job candidate gets a sloppy rejection letter, she edits and publishes a correct version on Twitter, sparking laughs and criticism alike.

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    How a framework can help you accomplish more of your goals

    A framework is a specific device used to help improve your chances at success. If you're already skipping the gym or ignoring emails this year,

    diner

    Detroit Bistro surprises guests, picks up all dinner tabs

    Much to diners' surprise, over the weekend, a Detroit bistro paid for all diners' food and drink, unannounced, as a thank you. Brilliant!