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How Tech is Disrupting the American Dream

What happens to all the truck drivers when they've been replaced by driverless trucks?

Movable homes for young people could fill derelict lots in expensive cities

Ready made two story units can fill derelict sites temporarily — housing Amsterdam's young graduates at an affordable rate.

Your Greatest Constraint Is Your Greatest Advantage

Smart companies ignite innovation and opportunity when they embrace the things that seem to hold them back

This epic computer game improves players creative writing

Elegy for a Dead World recreates the epic worlds of Romantic poetry to help players develop their creative writing skills.

In Italy, 3D printer builds affordable homes from mud

WASP are producing a full sized, portable 3D printer which can print mud houses up to 3 metres high.

How Netflix's Goals Keep Getting Bigger

Netflix reeled in 4.3 million more subscribers in its fourth quarter--its biggest quarterly subscriber gain ever. But the company's execs see even more opportunity overseas.

It’s About Women Running Startups

Just before the holidays I had coffee with Anne, an ex MBA student running a fairly large product group at a search engine company, now out trying to raise money for her own startup. She had an interesting insight: existing content/media companies were having the same problem as hardware companies that rarely made the leap to […]

5 of the Most Impressive Seed Funding Wins of the Last 5 Years

It may be tough for the majority of startups to find investors, but that hasn't stopped certain companies from raising massive seed rounds.

18 Free and Low-Cost Web Tools for Everyday Productivity

Technology can increase productivity, but you must monitor what's working and what's not. Duct Tape Marketing's John Jantsch shares his favorite web tools.

Resolutions Already Broken? Learn How to Set Goals and Actually Reach Them

If you're looking to improve an aspect of your life, you must set yourself up for success by setting attainable goals. Nellie Akalp offers helpful advice on how to make it happen this year.

Engage the Eye: Do Your Customers See the Difference?

Sticky Brands are visual brands. Customers can see the difference. The brand is visibly different and visibly better. Stand out by engaging your customers' eyes and demonstrating what makes your brand unique.

How Obama Would Build a Middle Class Economy

President Obama addressed the joint houses of congress Tuesday night in a State of the Union speech filled with plans to strengthen business.

3 Keys To Creating a Culture of Trust

Trust Sets the Stage for Meaningful Ideas and Contributions that Take a Company to the Next Level

The 3 Line Menu Icon: What is a Hamburger Menu?

What if I told you that websites and smartphones had hamburgers in them? You would probably think that I have totally lost it after coming off my meds. But it’s absolutely true, I kid you not. When you open an app on your smartphone or some websites today, you could be looking at a hamburger...

7 Habits of Exceptionally Rich People

Usually, becoming a millionaire isn't an accident. Absolutely, it's possible to win the lottery, yet the odds are 1 in 304 billion. Plus, with modern-day medicine improving, your rich parents may just live longer than you! You have to have a plan.

What Obama's SOTU Proposals Mean for Business Owners

Whether or not you support him, some of the President's State of the Union proposals could affect your business.

How to Say Hello in Different Languages for World Travelers

Are you a world traveler? If so, you’ll likely need to know how to say hello in different languages. Cartoonist and illustrate James Chapman created an infographic called “How to Answer the Phone in 10 Languages,” which teaches us how to say hello on the telephone around the world. The languages range from Europe to...

Robotbase Presents the AI Personal Robot on Kickstarter

It’s a business owner’s dream. Imagine a personal assistant that will order lunch, manage calls, schedule appointments, take pictures at events, and even remind you of your anniversary. It certainly is nice to have a helping hand, but hiring an employee to do all this isn’t in everyone’s budget. One possible solution could be to...

Startup Helps Survivors Overcome Hardships with Crafts

Consumers love buying goods that come with a story. It makes a simple purchase into an actual experience instead of just a product. And it can be even better if the story comes with some kind of social cause. TO THE MARKET is a social enterprise that aims to empower those who have survived things...

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