Thu, 8 Dec 2016 02:30:00 -0500IRS wants to know who is using Bitcoin and in what amounts. So much for anonymity. Meanwhile, even the government seems to be paying Bitcoin ransom.
Wed, 7 Dec 2016 19:03:00 -0500There are hundreds if not thousands of books about change management. There are courses managers can take an oodles of “expert” consultants companies can higher. So why do so many organizations get it wrong. In a 2013 Strategy&/Katzenbach Center survey of global senior leaders on culture and change management, the [...]
Wed, 7 Dec 2016 18:33:00 -0500Imagine eBay, Snapchat, Youtube and coolhunters had a baby...that's YEAY and it's about to take over Gen Z's lives in the pursuit of fame, fortune and fun. This is mobile commerce (the tiny $360B industry) on crack...
Wed, 7 Dec 2016 15:19:00 -0500At age 15, Adam Khafif founded his streetwear fashion line, Lisn Up Clothing, to take a stand for his Muslim values, going against the trend of glamorizing sex, drugs, and profanity. He's built his business by collaborating with other conscious artists like rapper Lupe Fiasco.
Wed, 7 Dec 2016 14:50:00 -0500Here are the top seven social media trends that changed how we use and appreciate social media in 2016.
Wed, 7 Dec 2016 13:18:00 -0500Six smart things you can do to stay healthy as an entrepreneur and still keep a busy travel schedule.
Wed, 7 Dec 2016 13:04:00 -0500The alternative lending bubble is popping, but it's not too late to save the industry. Here's how.
Wed, 7 Dec 2016 13:01:00 -0500VideoCourtesy of Noémie Are you thinking about buying yourself or loved one a piece of fine jewelry this holiday season? Or anytime for that matter? Before you bust out your Amex card and pay full fare, know that you now have the option to purchase timeless pieces of jewelry for a [...]
Wed, 7 Dec 2016 12:06:00 -0500Meet five British companies set for an exciting year in 2017
Wed, 7 Dec 2016 11:32:00 -0500'Tis the season to hear sleigh bells everywhere. Whether you’re sick of them, or love them, the classic holiday songs are powerful, filled with nostalgic emotional triggers and used in advertising for good reasons.
Wed, 7 Dec 2016 11:22:00 -0500It certainly is easier for a relatively young organization to change its financial calendar, as there are fewer legacy issues to address. However, it is never too late to make the change and begin reaping the associated financial and operational benefits. It worked for Salesforce.
Wed, 7 Dec 2016 11:20:00 -0500Technology is like the law: You don’t need to know it all yourself before you start a company. Get an expert on your team.
Wed, 7 Dec 2016 11:00:00 -0500There's one place most VCs go to size up the quality of thinking that's behind the marketing plan and the marketing strategy. What they discover here can reveal more than meets the eye.
Wed, 7 Dec 2016 10:57:00 -0500Woods is up against an unbeatable enemy - himself. Specifically, the iconic image of a dominant, red-shirted God laying waste to any and everybody that he came up against on the golf course. Cartoon by Rob Tornoe.
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Only in the NFL can a worker consistently deliver a lousy performance and get paid exorbitant salaries, as quarterbackSam Bradfordof the Philadelphia Eagles didwith his recent $36milliontwo-year extensionwith the Philadelphia Eagles.Cartoon by Rob Tornoe.
Denver Broncos quarterbackPeyton Manningisfacing allegationsthat he sexually assaulted a trainer in 1996. Will this charge reduce his chances of moving on to a career atESPN? Legendary sports cartoonistRob Tornoepoints topossible future co-worker and former Ravens linebackerRay Lewisand says …you’ll see.
Wed, 7 Dec 2016 10:51:00 -0500Whether calculated in pounds, dollars or euros, the one billion valuation is one of those milestones that many entrepreneurs aspire to and very few achieve. Unlike their mythological namesakes, “unicorns” do exist – and in increasing numbers – but in the young company ecosystem, they represent the few rather [...]
Wed, 7 Dec 2016 10:39:00 -0500Prompt uncertainty to encourage progress where you seek competitive advantage.
Wed, 7 Dec 2016 09:29:00 -0500It’s still the wild west out here in the world of blockchain, with plenty of opportunities for new startups to enter the wholesale market and build partnerships with financial institutions.
Wed, 7 Dec 2016 09:20:00 -0500Bottom line, technology is useful for more than just increasing employee productivity. It can be an extension of company culture. Finding unique ways to use new technologies to amplify company culture doesn’t just boost internal morale.
Wed, 7 Dec 2016 09:03:00 -0500IRS fights are expensive and time consuming. Mediating with the IRS might save you time and money if you do it at the right time.
Wed, 7 Dec 2016 09:00:00 -0500The use of blockchain has the potential to unlock breakthroughs in academic and government technology.
Wed, 7 Dec 2016 09:00:00 -0500This is true when we’re trying to deliver to clients on time, and it’s true when we’re trying to turn the world toward cleaner energy, or open our doors and hearts to the less fortunate.
Wed, 7 Dec 2016 09:00:00 -0500Meet LEAF, a sleek new smart-phone-operated “plug-n-plant” system the size of a small fridge developed by an Israeli veteran.
Wed, 7 Dec 2016 08:25:00 -0500As we got through the early years, we increasingly brought in more profits. But, growing a company takes time. Make sure you launch your startup as a legitimate business from the start. Eventually, the IRS will see that you are a real business, not a hobby.
Wed, 7 Dec 2016 06:30:00 -0500Building a business while working in the corporate world eventually brings up a choice. Do you shortchange the day job, starve the side hustle, or spread yourself thin between both. What's the threshold of pain and gain for each choice? I navigated this conundrum and kept the best of both worlds.
Wed, 7 Dec 2016 01:42:00 -0500Consciously, we try to put everything in its place, put a bow on it, and walk away. Yet for those of us who thrive in chaos, this creates a sense of stagnancy that’s far more uncomfortable than the uncertainty that preceded it.
Tue, 6 Dec 2016 20:20:00 -0500What are the basics a working parent needs to be prepared in event of a disaster? Learn from homeland security expert Juliette Kayyem.
Tue, 6 Dec 2016 20:11:00 -0500The Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET) is planning to set up a new exchange for listing startups in 2017. Like traditional stock exchanges, the underlying intention is fund raising and liquidity, so startups can list and issue products on this new exchange.
Tue, 6 Dec 2016 19:32:00 -0500Read to find out how Cotton On Group's Head of Marketing increased online sales by 50% year on year.
Tue, 6 Dec 2016 16:18:00 -0500Creating a culture of innovation is flat-out hard work. What makes it hard work is that you have to be, in essence, focused on serendipity. The juxtaposition of “focus” and “serendipity” is paradoxical, and tricky to maintain as a frame of mind personally and in an organization.