The flexible nature of working from home is appealing for new moms, and some women opt for this when they start a family. African Bank executive for insurance, Mellony Ramalho said, “This transition can often begin when moms say their farewells before heading off on maternity leave. However, it can be tough to manage your...
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From an outside perspective, the rising trend of folks who work from home (telecommuters, freelancers, etc.) is pretty exciting. What could be better than skipping the commute to the office every day, getting to stay in comfy house-clothes, and not having to deal with difficult coworkers and bosses on a daily basis? It’s true that...
The Rules for Remote-First Culture Paul Farnell, CEO and founder of the remote-first startup Litmus, lives and works at the company’s HQ in none other than the financially draining San Francisco. But his workers don’t, and they don’t have to live a short trip away in Phoenix, either: a truly remote-first culture can escape barriers to...
Work from home! You’ve seen the ads on websites or the emails in your inbox. Promises of a living wage while working out of the comfort of your own digs. Holly Foreman from Chandler actually does it — and yes, sometimes in her pajamas. “It depends on if there are any video calls that day,”...
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COLUMBUS — No one was more surprised than James Moore to see his Columbus startup debut at No. 11 on the Inc. 5000, just a hair out of the top 10 and the fastest-growing business in Ohio. But that is what happens when you grow revenue...Show More Summary
ORLANDO — The Walt Disney Co.'s ranks of inventors aren't done yet with ideas on how to use drones at the theme parks. A new patent, dubbed Air Delivered Special Effects, seeks to use a "flight mechanism that propels [a] discharge platform through the air. Show More Summary
SILICON VALLEY — Google, Facebook and Twitter lashed out on Monday against a Department of Homeland Security (DHS) proposal that would ask foreign visitors to reveal their usernames on social media accounts. The DHS is considering whether to ask travelers arriving in the U.S. Show More Summary
PUGET SOUND — Daimler Trucks North America CEO Martin Daum allowed a robotic truck to drive him nearly 25 miles. Daum never touched the steering wheel or brakes. His digital pilot used a combination of GPS, map data and sensors to drive...Show More Summary
JACKSONVILLE — As an Army veteran who served during the Iraq War and saw combat, Jeff Shuford returned to civilian life with PTSD and the knowledge that he didn’t want to continue with his military job of transportation in his new life. Unable...Show More Summary
Dan Teran is doing the opposite of what most CEOs of on-demand companies have determined is the best way to generate revenue. His startup, Managed By Q, hires office cleaners as full- and part-time employees, paying them more than the minimum wage and providing health care and other benefits. Show More Summary
SEATTLE — Seattle-based Kitt.AI aims to scale up voice technology with the help of Amazon. Co-founder Xuchen Yao launched Kitt.AI two years ago through the Paul Allen Institute for Artificial Intelligence incubator. He was introduced...Show More Summary
SILICON VALLEY — Facebook is rolling out a standalone social app exclusively for teenage users called Lifestage. Michael Sayman, 19-year old product manager at Menlo Park-based Facebook, said in an announcement over the social network...Show More Summary
Good job! You’ve landed an interview for a sought-after position. You can gain confidence knowing that your professional credentials passed the human resource department’s scrutiny. But keep in mind, the ultimate decision will have as...Show More Summary
The only way you can build a great brand is by being consistently great. So there I was, in the second National Basketball Association (NBA) game of my career. I was in the starting lineup for the Dallas Mavericks and we were playing the Minnesota Timberwolves in Minnesota. I got off to a slow start, still in awe that I actually made it to the NBA. Show More Summary
Any time you're hosting a big event, you expect disaster to reign supreme. It's like that every 2 years with the next Olympic Games and, for the most part, they always seem to go off without much of a hitch. Just be sure to leave Ryan Lochte off your invite list.