Buyout firms might seem a bit daunting--but they can teach you some surprising things about how to fix your business.
The launch of Windows 10 is set for later this summer, the official Windows blog reports. And excitement is building, The latest technical build preview was recently revealed, giving more of a taste of what customers can expect from Windows 10. Here are some takeaways from this sneak-peek: Windows Insider Program members will recognize this latest...
Pushmarket enables small online shops to produce personalized customer emails, using website and email interactions and purchase history.
No doubt, your future success as a franchisee depends in no small part on your ability to select an appropriate location for the franchises that you own.
To launch online flower marketplace BloomNation, David Daneshgar brought to bear many of the skills he developed during his former career as a professional poker player.
John Fullerton offers a new economic model that is sustainable for the long term.
So you’ve expanded your small business, you’ve hired a few people and are generating an inkling of revenue. You need to put a payroll system in place, whether you have one employee or 50. Amazingly, the U.S. Census Bureau reports that about three-quarters of all U.S. business firms have no payroll. And most of these...
Owners of Apple Watch have found that their inked skin confuses the sensors on the underside of the device and a number of its key functions are disrupted by tattoos.
BetterWorks is a performance tracker which enables enterprises to track their team's work in realtime via smartphone – and now smartwatch.
Follow these six simple steps to ask for anything with confidence and get what you want with assurance.
It’s no secret that Google wants to monetize the search results page as much as possible. So Google is always experimenting to see what parts of the SERPs can be commercialized without severely compromising the user experience. In what appears to be its latest test, Google is playing around with providing users with commercial results...
The Appification of Small Business is a new research report from Intuit shows the extent to which small businesses have moved to the cloud, a trend they forecasting to continue (disclosure: Emergent Research contributed to this report). Key findings include:...
We haven’t talked about SEO in a while. Let’s debunk some myths. 1. Everyone should “do” SEO. Well, first, you can’t really “do” SEO. It’s not a verb. “What are you doing later, James?” “Well, I’m going to SEO for a bit, then maybe drink a bottle of vermouth at the park with the kids.” […]
EMV chip cards are coming as a replacement for traditional magnetic strip cards. What does this mean for your business? Well, for one thing, it means your customers will soon be presenting a different kind of card of payment Will you be ready? In a recent Twitter chat, First Data @FirstData, a payments technology provider,...
If you’ve been thinking about opening your own franchise, this list of the top 10 franchises is a great place to start.
Starting a business does not have to cost you a fortune. Save time and money investing in one of this year's top cleaning franchises.
Apologies for the radio silence lately – I haven’t been missing-in-action, but simply enthralled and digging in deep with the work we’re doing over at Commit Action. Turns out, scaling a coaching service to thousands of entrepreneurs becomes statistically fascinating. If you could see some of what we’re uncovering – trends, tendencies, cognitive biases – […]
From a tech executive who achieved that lofty goal himself, albeit a few years beyond 30.
Imagine this — you need to hire for a position in your company because one of your employees is retiring. What do you do when hiring new employees? Do you think about what would set them apart or do you consider what you need for the position? Do you think about your company culture and...
If your startup is considering an incubator, and you’re just getting started in the process of finding one, then here’s what you should be doing.