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Urban Outfitters “apologizes” f...

Sep 16, 2014No Comments2647 Views

(Editorial) Urban Outfitters screws up, fails to apologize, and craps on a national tragedy (the same tragedy that kickstarted my career).

startup investors

6 surprising things startup investors don&#...

Aug 20, 2014No Comments2167 Views

(Editorial) Startup investors are busy and they're considering hundreds of companies at any given time, so be sure you know how NOT to waste their time or annoy them (if you want their money, of course).

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Firm says Zillow/Trulia have potential anti...

Aug 05, 2014No Comments807 Views

(Editorial) While the industry reflects on Zillow's acquisition of Trulia, one research firm cites potential anti-trust blood that could be on the companies' hands.

ikea family card

Why the IKEA Family Card is pretty much use...

Jul 25, 2014No Comments2905 Views

(Editorial) The IKEA Family Card and other retailers' discount cards are useless, despite your having to give up your personal identity to join a club that never benefits you.

digital trends

Additional thoughts on the shift in digital...

Jul 23, 2014No Comments5458 Views

(Editorial) Reading habits have dramatically changed and are continuing to change, but how did we get here and where are we going?

networking

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

Jul 22, 2014No Comments4229 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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Why you should stop watching TED Talks

Jul 08, 20143 Comments5119 Views

(Editorial) TED Talks are amazing. Wonderful. Inspiring. But you should reconsider how much time you spend on them and how you let them impact your life.

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How Facebook, Twitter, Instagram could inst...

Jul 04, 2014No Comments3679 Views

(Editorial) Facebook, Twitter and the like are all lacking in features, but there's one place that is pointing them in the right direction, even if they're ignoring it.

let's do coffee

Why “let’s do coffee” is ...

Jun 24, 201410 Comments7690 Views

(Business Editorial) You've been told by the gurus that you should be sending out mass "let's do coffee" email requests to influencers, but I'm here to tell you that you've been misled.

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A call to entrepreneurs: for the love of Go...

Jun 23, 20143 Comments3744 Views

(Business Editorial) The world needs more genius ideas, and brilliant execution, but we're seeing the same ideas tweaked to death with entrepreneurs entering the scene clueless about competitors and basic business tasks.

busy multitasking

How we can all get over our glorified addic...

Jun 22, 20142 Comments8120 Views

We’re all so busy The day starts at 7:30 with coffee and a quick dog walk. A shower and oatmeal later, and email gets checked. News is read. Social media is managed. Work begins with a start

professional life

Can you affect how a personal tragedy impac...

Jun 16, 20142 Comments3314 Views

(Business Editorial) When tragedy or hard times strike, anyone's professional life can be impacted, but how can you get back to normal with the least amount of pain possible?