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The ultimate small business guide to Linked...

Jul 29, 2014No Comments371 Views

(Social Media) LinkedIn is hit or miss for most people, but with this in-depth guide, it can be a sure thing.

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How UX impacts a company’s financial ...

Jul 28, 2014No Comments3722 Views

(Tech News) User Experience (UX) is more than just a geek term, it is something that can actually impact your company's financial performance, and this study of stocks backs this theory up.

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Dollar Tree to acquire bigger rival, Family...

Jul 28, 2014No Comments655 Views

(Business News) For a whopping $18.5 billion, Dollar Tree has plans to acquire Family Dollar, pending regulatory approval. The deal is set to close early next year.

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Restaurant turns crass Yelp review into cha...

Jul 28, 2014No Comments1722 Views

(Business Marketing) When a Yelp reviewer leaves a disgusting review, one brand responds with a good heart and a charitable act.


Everything I needed to know about business,...

Jul 26, 20142 Comments2234 Views

(Business News) Did you know that the circus offers some truly inspiring business lessons? That's what a former Ringling Brothers exec says - read on.

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5 mathematical formulas that predict startu...

Jul 26, 2014No Comments4377 Views

(Business Entrepreneur) Being able to predict startup success with math sounds like garbage, but it's true - there are commonalities that all success stories have.


7 Marketing lessons you can learn from rest...

Jul 24, 2014No Comments2378 Views

(Business Marketing) In a world of high failure rates, it is important to look at successful restaurateurs for tips and tricks on surviving in a harsh business environment.


10 big brands experts predict will be gone ...

Jul 23, 2014No Comments3854 Views

(Business News) Will your favorite brand be gone in the next year, either due to failure or acquisition? And how did last year's predictions play out?


How to network from scratch even if you thi...

Jul 22, 2014No Comments2559 Views

(Editorial) Whether you're new to a space or just a first time conference goer, it can be intimidating to get around the room, but with these unique tips, you'll master any room.

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Google warns mobile users of Flash-heavy si...

Jul 15, 2014No Comments4055 Views

(Tech News) Google could be pushing traffic away from outdated sites - make sure yours isn't one of them. Here's what you'll need to do right away.


Create kick ass screencasts with Bandicam

Jul 13, 20142 Comments2848 Views

(Tech News) Bandicam lets you produce amazing screencasts with minimal effort and without slowing down your computer.


Finally a crowdfunding platform for open so...

Jul 13, 2014No Comments2981 Views

Crowdfunding for open source software developers allowing you to offer a "bounty" and get what you need from developers, when you need it via Bountysource.