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How Ramp Your Voice Founder Creates Conversations On Disability And Intersectionality

Mon, 19 Mar 2018 08:00:00 -0400

In 2012, Vilissa Thompson received her masters degree in social work. As she was job searching, she started to blog about social work and disability. A year later she turned that blog into her own company when she founded Ramp Your Voice.

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Legal Transformation Requires More Than Tech

Mon, 19 Mar 2018 07:22:00 -0400

Technology is contributing to legal industry change. But it cannot transform the tradition-bound industry on its own. That requires changes in the buy/sell dynamic, consumer openness to new delivery models, and a customer-centric approach by providers. It won't happen overnight but its underway.

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Here's How You Can Stay Ahead Of Your Cyber Security ETF

Mon, 19 Mar 2018 06:21:00 -0400

CressCap employs a portfolio tool that generates a report card on the stocks within an ETF or any portfolio. Our strategy is to optimize the holdings of ETFs by ‘cherry picking’ the best and worst stocks in the ETF. As an example, we examined the holdings in the First Trust NASDAQ Cybersecurity ETF.

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A State-by-State Guide To The Top Women's History Landmarks In America

Mon, 19 Mar 2018 06:00:00 -0400

From Alabama to Washington D.C., the best locations across the country that highlight the contributions of women.

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India's Farmers Could Be Making More Money Soon, With The Help Of Clever Agritech Startups

Mon, 19 Mar 2018 04:44:00 -0400

The advent of technology has led to startups offering Indian farmers lucrative ways to enhance profit margins and sell to a wider population in India.

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How To Grow Your Customer Base In The Current Age Of Experience

Sun, 18 Mar 2018 23:57:00 -0400

All the data collected in the Digital Age has led to the the Age of Experience. Businesses can now take all the data they have and create personalized and engaging experiences for consumers, engaging with them in a more interactive way to make a lasting impression.

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Ask The CMO: Indeed's Paul D'Arcy On Marketing With Aligned Purpose + Being Globally Contextual

Sun, 18 Mar 2018 19:56:00 -0400

Today marketing really needs to be tailor-fit to the organization. Successful marketing is about the alignment of a whole bunch of tools and capabilities to solve fundamental business problems and help grow the business.

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Looking For Mentorship? Consider This Alternative

Sun, 18 Mar 2018 19:00:00 -0400

Getting ahead doesn't happen alone. We need mentors and advocates to support us. Instead of looking up the ladder, consider looking laterally for a co-mentor.

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Confessions Of A Recovering Entrepreneur

Sun, 18 Mar 2018 18:14:00 -0400

Being an entrepreneur is not for the faint at heart. Failure is a dirty little secret that most people don't want to talk about. Here are 6 things every aspiring entrepreneur needs to know before quitting their day job.

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Hacker Launches Public Mineable Blockchain THOUGHT For 'AI Superhighway'

Sun, 18 Mar 2018 17:38:00 -0400

Claimed to be the world's first public “mineable” artificial intelligence (AI) blockchain, THOUGHT, headed up by cybersecurity expert Professor Andrew Hacker that is backed by Harrisburg University, is seeking to make “dumb data” smart and has launched a crowdfund towards fulfilling that goal.

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AEG Books $200 Million Profits On London's O2 Arena

Sun, 18 Mar 2018 17:18:00 -0400

Sports conglomerate AEG has hit a home run on London’s O2 Arena according to its latest financial statements which show that the venue has made a net profit every year for the past decade bringing the total to $203.7 million since it was taken over in 2002.

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Facebook Needs To Understand The Difference Between Fault And Responsibility

Sun, 18 Mar 2018 15:00:00 -0400

Facebook has made some uncharacteristic bad moves with the Cambridge Analytica fiasco. The whole affair has shown something big about Facebook, they don't understand fault and they don't takeresponsibility.

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Selling Your Business In 3 To 5 Years? Buy Another Company Now - Part 3

Sun, 18 Mar 2018 13:05:00 -0400

What are you going to tell me about my company -- that I’ve been running for 20 or 30 years -- that I don’t already know? Try buying a company and you'll learn what kind of blind spot owners have . . . including yourself. When you find issues in a target, always be willing to pull out of a deal.

Five Great Books That Will Make You A Better Leader

Sun, 18 Mar 2018 13:00:00 -0400

Looking for books that will help you develop as a leader? These 5 books pack a remarkable number of insights per page and come recommended by executives across the country.

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Happy Bees Do Make Better Honey: Catskill Provisions Honey Rye Whiskey

Sun, 18 Mar 2018 12:52:00 -0400

Flavored Craft Whiskies such as Catskill Provisions Honey Flavored Rye Whiskey offers new levels of expertise in the hands of a home mixologist. The honeybee, weaving a veritable pot of gold, transforms the attentive drinker into a conceptualist who communicates with good taste.

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Sam Bradford Has Earned $129 Million Over His Underwhelming Career. So Far!

Sun, 18 Mar 2018 12:35:00 -0400

Man, it’s good to be Sam Bradford, a quarterback called “elite” by zero NFL scouts or analysts. A check-down artist who hasn’t played a full NFL season since 2012 and has a knee described by his previous coach as a "degenerative" condition.

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Palestinian And Israeli Teenagers MEET To Shape Their Future With Tech

Sun, 18 Mar 2018 12:00:00 -0400

Middle Eastern Entrepreneurs of Tomorrow (MEET) is a nonprofit that has brought together Palestinian and Israeli high schoolers to learn, imagine and build technology together through an immersive MIT run program.

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Examples of People Using Crypto For Good

Sun, 18 Mar 2018 12:00:00 -0400

As the cryptocurrency universe explodes, many in that community are bringing new coins to market that are intended specifically to address a social problem. This article briefly profiles 18 such startups.

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Minimum Wage Hikes Won't Solve Walmart's Customer Service Problem

Sun, 18 Mar 2018 11:34:00 -0400

In a recent customer satisfaction survey, Walmart ranks last among all other retailers surveyed, beneath Sears.

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How To Find The Right Teacher For Your Education Startup

Sun, 18 Mar 2018 11:23:00 -0400

Many education entrepreneurs miss a critical component when starting a business in the education field. Find out what your startup is missing, and learn how to fill those gaps with these suggestions.

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PODCAST: When The Business Is Struggling, How Much Do You Tell Your Spouse?

Sun, 18 Mar 2018 10:51:00 -0400

Talking business with Jay Goltz: "Does it help to have two people freaked out?"

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Uber China Launcher Turned London VC Tells About Her Pivot

Sun, 18 Mar 2018 10:19:00 -0400

Candice Lo led the launch of Uber in China. Now's she a VC in London investing in innovative startups. Hear about her pivot from fast-paced startup exec at the biggest brand name around to her new European venture perch.

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Five Entrepreneurs Who Pivoted Their Way To Success

Sun, 18 Mar 2018 08:39:00 -0400

There are times when admitting that your business model is flawed is the best thing that can happen for your startup.

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How Southwest Airlines Keeps The Romance Alive With Its Customers

Sun, 18 Mar 2018 08:00:00 -0400

In 1967, Herb Kelleher had the idea to start an airline. In 1971, Southwest Airlines officially took off (pun intended) with just three planes. By 1973, the airline turned a profit, and for 45 years straight the airline has remained profitable. This year, they’re poised to make it 46 years.

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Transforming Artists And Entrepreneurs Into Artrepreneurs

Sun, 18 Mar 2018 07:50:00 -0400

At the first annual Music Entrepreneur Conference, budding artepreneurs will learn how to make a living doing what they love.

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Sun, 18 Mar 2018 07:00:00 -0400 Has New Software for SMBs…And Other Small Business Tech News This Week

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The Perils Of Being A Female Entrepreneur: Show Me The Money!

Sun, 18 Mar 2018 02:15:00 -0400

Women are making inroads into the business world, but they still aren’t getting the financial recognition they deserve. Even when it’s their company.

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Internal Customer Service: Training Employees To Help Their Co-Workers Do Their Best

Sat, 17 Mar 2018 20:38:00 -0400

What is internal customer service–a good, workable definition? And how can great internal customer service be accomplished–what are the principles and best practices we can apply to our own internal customer service training to enable us to provide the best customer service possible in our company?

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WACO Theater Is Using Art As A Medium For Change

Sat, 17 Mar 2018 16:48:00 -0400

We expose them to things they never thought were possible and change their lives”.

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Why Too Much Data Is A Problem And How To Prevent It

Sat, 17 Mar 2018 15:24:00 -0400

A recent MarTechNews article suggested that marketers are suffering from “InfoObesity,” gorging on an inconsumable amount of data that is not just unwieldy but can become dysfunctional. Sara Spivey, CMO of Bazaarvoice, provides insight into what marketers can do to combat InfoObesity.

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When Shopping For A Private Jet Card, Beware Of These Hidden Charges

Sat, 17 Mar 2018 14:38:00 -0400

Jet card membership programs provide a turnkey way to access private aviation, however, it pays to check for extra charges when trying to figure out the best price or best hourly rate.

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In The Wake Of Parkland, This Specialty Bullet Maker Is Poised To Grow

Sat, 17 Mar 2018 13:22:00 -0400

A company called Sinterfire is poised to benefit as more schools consider arming teachers.

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Westworld [Video]: Lessons Learned From The Best Activation At SXSW

Sat, 17 Mar 2018 12:12:00 -0400

Live without limits in a world where every human appetite can be indulged. Starring Evan Rachel Wood, Anthony Hopkins, Jeffrey Wright, James Marsden, Thandie Newton, Ed Harris and more—this dark odyssey follows the dawn of artificial consciousness and the evolution of sin.

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Challenges Also Abound Slowing Crypto For Good

Sat, 17 Mar 2018 12:00:00 -0400

As cryptocurrencies rapidly proliferate, it is time to consider the challenges that prevent or slow efforts to use blockchain technology for social good. This is the second article in a series on #cryptoforgood.

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What Investors Look For In A CEO

Sat, 17 Mar 2018 10:34:00 -0400

When investors write a check for an early-stage company, there needs to be a standout leader. But what are the key qualities?

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How Med Tech CMOs Are Recruiting Influencers And Helping Patients Through Online Groups

Sat, 17 Mar 2018 10:00:00 -0400

CMOs of brands in the healthcare space face challenges CMOs in other industries do not, i.e. strict regulations. Healthcare CMOs are finding new and creative ways to engage consumers all staying within the regulations and guidelines.

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Fostering Inclusion Through The Blockchain

Sat, 17 Mar 2018 10:00:00 -0400

At a time when we face division across political, socio economic and racial lines, blockchain technology has the potential to become a great equaliser. By definition, it supersedes national borders, language, race and even bias.

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How This Tie Shop Accidentally Became A Content Marketing Master

Sat, 17 Mar 2018 09:55:00 -0400

Most companies are painfully bad at getting attention. bucks that trend.

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How To Make Difficult Decisions (And Live With The Consequences)

Sat, 17 Mar 2018 08:39:00 -0400

Using a structured mental algorithm can help you make difficult decisions more efficiently and gain comfort with their consequences.

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The 7 Biggest Secrets Of Social Media Influencers

Sat, 17 Mar 2018 08:00:00 -0400

Obviously, they put in extra work and have more experience than the average Joe. But beyond that, there are a few secrets that most influencers don't make public.

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L'Oreal Says 'In Your Face' To Competition With Strategic Acquisition

Fri, 16 Mar 2018 18:01:00 -0400

L'Oreal is flexing its digital muscle with its most recent acquisition, Canadian company ModiFace, a creator of Artificial Intelligence and Augmented Reality technologies for the beauty industry.

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An AI-Driven Big Data Catalog Will Impact B2B Sales -- And It's Closer Than You Think

Fri, 16 Mar 2018 14:17:00 -0400

Artificial Intelligence, when applied to comprehensive data, can shorten the time to business insights, and exponentially hasten the creation of business value and increased sales.

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How To Make A Luxury Vegan Shoe

Fri, 16 Mar 2018 13:44:00 -0400

How do you go about convincing factories to work with your startup--especially if you're trying to make a luxury shoe that's entirely vegan, without sacrificing quality craftsmanship or comfort? Stacey Chang, founder of VEERAH, knows, because that's exactly what she did.

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Women Entrepreneurs: Get Certified As A Woman-Owned Business

Fri, 16 Mar 2018 13:23:00 -0400

For women entrepreneurs, getting your company certified as a woman-owned business can help you score contracts. Here's how to do it.

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Appellate Court Deals Fiduciary Financial Advice Rule Major Blow

Fri, 16 Mar 2018 12:23:00 -0400

A new court ruling out of the Appellate division vacates the DOL fiduciary rule, leaving the future of fiduciary advice and the rule in further limbo.

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5 Sure-Fire Ways To Spark Your Inspiration

Fri, 16 Mar 2018 12:13:00 -0400

Finding inspiration is about taking time for yourself—nurturing your interests, caring for your body, and finding time to reflect. It’s what Stephen Covey calls“Sharpen the Saw”in his book, 7 Habits of Highly Effective People.But what if you have lost your inspiration? How can you get it back?

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Day In The Life: How To Make It Your Business To Stay Healthy

Fri, 16 Mar 2018 12:08:00 -0400

Hear how this female professional stays productive during a busy winter day.

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Opportunities Abound To Change The World With Crypto For Good

Fri, 16 Mar 2018 12:00:00 -0400

The explosion of cryptocurrencies and blockchain technologies includes an underlying goal to make the world better. Opportunities abound to use the technology to reshape our world for the better.

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Marketing And Sales Teams At Odds? Bring Them Together By Following These 5 Steps

Fri, 16 Mar 2018 11:23:00 -0400

When there's a disconnect between sales and marketing, how can you ensure the two align for the good of the company?

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Hitting the Ceiling and How To Break Through: Part Two

Fri, 16 Mar 2018 10:35:00 -0400

In Part Two of this series on Hitting the Ceiling, I'm sharing the nuts and bolts of how my company, imageOne, broke through an important growth ceiling. This is how we turned a year that could have been our first-ever year in the red into a winning year and a new way of doing things together.

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Four Characteristics Of a Rockstar Angel Investor

Fri, 16 Mar 2018 10:00:00 -0400

If entrepreneurs are the engines of economic growth,angel investors are the gasoline to the economic engine.

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10 Factors New Entrepreneurs Need To Remember

Fri, 16 Mar 2018 09:00:00 -0400

Outlook matters when you're establishing your business: A good approach will keep you from wasting resources — especially time.

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How To Survive The Rising Challenges Of The Brick-And-Mortar Restaurant

Fri, 16 Mar 2018 09:00:00 -0400

Two thousand eighteenwill certainly be a tumultuous year for traditional restaurateurs. Innovating and focusing on the customer will be key to overcoming challenges.

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Motivating Your Team Through The High And Low Points

Fri, 16 Mar 2018 09:00:00 -0400

Do unto your employees as you would have them do unto you.

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The Next Stop In Outsourcing: Entry-Level Hiring

Fri, 16 Mar 2018 08:00:00 -0400

There’s no need to look at how other countries run apprenticeships. America leads the world in outsourcing. By outsourcing entry-level hiring, American companies can pioneer a uniquely American model for apprenticeships: outsourced apprenticeships.

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The Londoner Who Brought Uber To Its Knees

Fri, 16 Mar 2018 03:50:00 -0400

Yaseen Aslam helped launch the campaign for British Uber to get workers' rights like minimum wage and holiday pay, it's a campaign that's shaken Uber's multi-billion pound stronghold over London's transportation sector while swallowing years of Aslam's life.

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AVATR Is An AI Smartphone Companion That Looks Out For You By Being You

Fri, 16 Mar 2018 00:01:00 -0400

Created by Inavya, AVATR protects you by becoming you; learning from your behaviors to communicate with your physician and inform them of any major health concerns

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UK Tech Startups Rally Down Under For Smarter, Healthier Future Cities Across The World

Thu, 15 Mar 2018 20:12:00 -0400

15 British businesses tout future transport and smart city solutions down under as part of the UK government's InnovateUK Future Cities Mission to combat traffic congestion, air pollution and inefficient use of energy at both ends of the world

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Asia's Ten Best Countries--From Abe's Japan To Duterte's Philippines

Thu, 15 Mar 2018 20:01:00 -0400

What ten Asian countries do differently than the rest.

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Interested In The Future Of Work? Listen To Young People.

Thu, 15 Mar 2018 18:46:00 -0400

Young people are optimistic about their futures, but only half believe their education is preparing them for the changing nature of opportunity and work.

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Responsible Enforcement: How To Handle Trademark Disputes Effectively

Thu, 15 Mar 2018 18:40:00 -0400

There are many types of legal disputes that you might encounter when you own intellectual property. Part 2 of this series is about trademark disputes, and outlines some key tips and action steps for enforcing your trademarks responsibly online.

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Is Google Starting To Throttle Organic Traffic?

Thu, 15 Mar 2018 18:04:00 -0400

Is Google starting to throttle organic traffic, intentionally limiting the number of visitors that can get to a website after searching?

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The Other Side Of Why

Thu, 15 Mar 2018 17:50:00 -0400

Sometimes best sellers are not the best ideas for your business. Whether you've read a management or leadership guru or just an article by a good friend, be careful what you try to implement because it could backfire.

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Do Female Founders Raise More Money If Their Startups Have A Social Mission?

Thu, 15 Mar 2018 17:28:00 -0400

Investors may look more favorably on women entrepreneurs who talk about their social mission. That's good news--or is it?

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5 Leadership Lessons I Learned The Hard Way

Thu, 15 Mar 2018 16:44:00 -0400

I'll never forget the first time someone quit my team. The experience shook my confidence as a leader, but I learned five valuable leadership lessons from the experience... the hard way, of course.

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Parkland Students Create Historic Public Relations Campaign

Thu, 15 Mar 2018 16:23:00 -0400

The public relations campaign to raise awareness for school safety in the wake of the Parkland shootings may be one of the most successful public relations campaigns in recent history.

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How To Accelerate Diversity In Tech: Inaugural #BoardForward Awards

Thu, 15 Mar 2018 15:16:00 -0400

2017 marked a watershed year in tech around surfacing deep-rooted issues of diversity, harassment and discrimination. Now more than ever, creating more inclusive companies is critical for the future. Boardrooms in particular have the power to catalyze change within companies and across industries.

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The 5 Podcasts That Are Getting It Right

Thu, 15 Mar 2018 15:12:00 -0400

Podcasts are having their moment with more people than ever tuning in. These 5 podcasts that are getting it right.

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Hopefully Your Competitors Won't Read This Poker Legend's Brilliant Book Before You Do

Thu, 15 Mar 2018 14:28:00 -0400

Poker Champion Annie Duke's Book Thinking In Bets Will Help You Run Circles Around Your Competitors

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The Dutch Invented Global Logistics: A History Lesson

Thu, 15 Mar 2018 14:10:00 -0400

Last week while on holiday I read a book called The Silk Roads. Its title hints at the still underappreciated importance of supply chain as a discipline. The lessons it offers about how trade, communication and finance shaped world history will make any supply chain enthusiast smile....

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Fake-News Makers, Beware: This Firm Claims It Can Oust A Photo With One Fake Pixel

Thu, 15 Mar 2018 13:57:00 -0400

An Oxford startup says it can identify any fake photo circling the web, and is talking to a large social media platform about testing its system.

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Grain Glitch Fix Unfair To Worker Cooperatives - And Stormy Daniels Tax Update

Thu, 15 Mar 2018 13:54:00 -0400

Special treatment of cooperatives under 199A may be less generous and restricted to agriculture cooperatives and how Stormy Daniels account for her $130,000 payback.

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Flexjet's Instagram Contest Offers A Free Luxury Vacation To Los Cabos By Private Jet

Thu, 15 Mar 2018 13:08:00 -0400

While most private jet marketing targets Ultra High Net Worth consumers, this contest is open to anyone with an Instagram account and imagination.

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Starting 'Next For Me': The Story, The Advisors And The Team

Thu, 15 Mar 2018 12:52:00 -0400

With some momentum and an honest belief in the value of what I was doing, it was now second nature to be talking about it. I cobbled together the usual decks and such, which served the purpose to have something to leave with friends and colleagues.

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Staying Ahead Of Your ETF

Thu, 15 Mar 2018 12:45:00 -0400

The CressCap systematic trading model gathers data daily for 6,500 companies globally and assigns academic grades (A - F) for each financial metric. These grades are scored relative to its region/sector.

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Leading With Executive Presence: What Can We Learn From The Soldier And The Saint?

Thu, 15 Mar 2018 12:33:00 -0400

Physical presence matters. Get in front of your people. Make sure they hear your commitment to your ideas, to your ideals, and to them. Know what you stand for. Tie those convictions to the motivating forces for your audience. Leading isn’t about you as the leader; it’s about those you lead.

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Startup's Mission: Teaching Victims Of Human Trafficking New Job Skills

Thu, 15 Mar 2018 12:26:00 -0400

Made for Freedom sells jewelry, bags, t-shirts and other things made by rescued victims living in safe houses and trying to get back on their feet.

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Artificial Intelligence-Powered Robots Won't Kill Banks

Thu, 15 Mar 2018 12:15:00 -0400

The elimination of millions of jobs by battalions of artificial intelligence-powered robots makes for sensational headlines, but in reality financial services firms that embrace intelligent automation have the potential to increase revenue and employment.

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This Startup Is Helping Unilever And L'Oreal Tear Up The Market Research Rulebook

Thu, 15 Mar 2018 11:56:00 -0400

Tugce Bulut just raised $12 million to expand her business Streetbees, which pays people to share photos and videos which give brands like Dyson and PepsiCo insights into their customer's lives.

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Sales Not Closing? Know When to Panic!

Thu, 15 Mar 2018 11:26:00 -0400

Sales are the lifeblood of any company, and when sales are not closing, that can create a lot of stress. Learn here when you should be worried, versus when you need to stay the course.

6 Ways To Make Customers Fall In Love With Your Business

Thu, 15 Mar 2018 10:57:00 -0400

It costs more to find new customers than it does to keep the ones you have. Find out how to keep customers happy so they'll return.

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Four Digital Tips For Analyzing Your Startup Idea's Viability

Thu, 15 Mar 2018 10:00:00 -0400

Demand can be created, but it takes time, extensive resources and some luck.

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Thrive Market Co-Founders Launch A New Solutions-Oriented Fund For Millionaires

Thu, 15 Mar 2018 09:58:00 -0400

This week, Thrive Market co-founders, Gunnar Lovelace, Nick Green, and Sasha Siddhartha, launched the Alliance for Good, a donor-advised fund, for those who want to do good, but are not sure what to do with their wealth. They’re putting in about $13 million of their own earnings into the fund.

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Bratz Billionaire Bids For Toys R Us Canada

Thu, 15 Mar 2018 09:30:00 -0400

The collapse of Toys R Us is such bad news for the industry that the billionaire toy maker behind Bratz dolls says he’s considering buying the retailer.

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Why 'Integration' Is Key To Replacing Resumes With Digital Portfolios

Thu, 15 Mar 2018 09:09:00 -0400

Digital portfolios have not replaced resumes because the keyword-based applicant tracking systems that employers use to filter resumes can’t read them. The solution? Integrate to build new applicant tracking systems that can.

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How To Make Clear Decisions About Employee Performance And Fit

Thu, 15 Mar 2018 09:00:00 -0400

Employee fit and performance is a gray area for many businesses. Situations arise where it’s clear that something has gone wrong, but no one is sure if the problem is with the employee or with management. Learn three key reasons an employee isn’t going to work out and how to approach the situation.

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What To Consider Before Selling Your Product On Third-Party Marketplaces

Thu, 15 Mar 2018 09:00:00 -0400

Not every channel will be ideal for your business. The fact is, every business has its own particular situation.

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World's Top Marketing Campaigns And Companies Based On Business Impact

Thu, 15 Mar 2018 09:00:00 -0400

Marketing campaigns are judged by how they impact the bottom line. These are among the best in the world at driving revenue according to WARC.

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Why Wild Earth Cofounder Ryan Bethencourt Is Applying The Science Of 'Vegan Biohacking' To Pet Food

Thu, 15 Mar 2018 07:39:00 -0400

Ryan Bethencourt’s latest venture Wild Earth aims to transform the $30 billion pet food industry in the US with the introduction of cultured protein products for companion animals – the first of which rolls out this year.

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Who Cares What Your Best Customer Wants

Thu, 15 Mar 2018 07:15:00 -0400

The discipline of understanding multiple types of users is a bit lost today in our search for finding the perfect customer or Clayton Christensen's Job to Be Done.

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Should You Compete Or Collaborate With Other Freelancers?

Thu, 15 Mar 2018 01:57:00 -0400

You’re signed into Facebook, and you notice that the powers that be have recommended a page to you. Turns out, it’s another freelancer, in your niche, not far from you. What do you do? Do you view this fellow freelancer as competition or a potential partner?

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Will Rex Tillerson Slink Back To ExxonMobil Now That His Wild Trump Affair Has Crashed And Burned?

Wed, 14 Mar 2018 22:56:00 -0400

For Tillerson, the big question is, of course, what next? He made arrangements before moving to Washington to be able to return to ExxonMobil. But would they want him back now?

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Volkswagen Is Taking On Tesla

Wed, 14 Mar 2018 21:28:00 -0400

Volkswagen has the scale and the scope to beat Tesla at its own game.

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Tech Check: This Business Owner Is Frustrated by Partner Companies Using Old Technologies

Wed, 14 Mar 2018 15:44:00 -0400

This week, we’re doing a Tech Check with Cyril Cohen, President of Cyril’s Foods.

The Cheapest And Most Effective Investment In Your Business

Wed, 14 Mar 2018 13:12:00 -0400

Looking for the best investment to make in your small business that will pay you dividends over time? The best, but undervalued one is staring you right in the face. It might take a little while to pay off, but if you want to be seen as an expert, this is one investment you don’t want to ignore.

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Putting Her First: Two Startups' Approach To Serving The Underserved

Wed, 14 Mar 2018 13:02:00 -0400

Digital investment platform Ellevest and personal styling company Dia&Co are startups that aim to create solutions for women. While both companies differ greatly in terms of their products, they’ve found success in the same seemingly simple approach – focusing on the customer.

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Tricks & Hacks For Entrepreneurs: 3 Simple Steps To Cut Your Working Time In Half

Wed, 14 Mar 2018 12:30:00 -0400

This article is Part 1 of my Tricks & Hacks For Entrepreneurs series. How entrepreneurs can work more efficiently by taking three simple steps.

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Four British Medical Start-Ups To Watch In 2018

Wed, 14 Mar 2018 11:53:00 -0400

These four British start-ups are part of a booming medical and healthcare technology industry in the UK