In a real way, a business coach is similar to a sports coach in that your coach's role is to help you focus, plan, prepare, execute, and regroup so that you get the results you're committed to in your business.
Meerkat users can now add #Katch to their Twitter posts and the service will automatically record their livestreams and post them on YouTube.
When I was in the process quitting smoking, I was having a discussion with somebody and heard myself say this: “God, I’m just trying SO HARD, you know?” After making this (in hindsight quite self-pitying) statement, I had a thought. “Am I trying hard?” Like, I’m certainly thinking about it a lot. I’m guilting myself […]
Dave Kahng is a mechanical engineer who noticed a problem with umbrellas: they are far too disposable. He felt that if a person didn’t lose their umbrella first then it would quickly break and become useless in just a few outings. So he set out to create a better umbrella. The result is Davek. Davek...
Younger generations are no longer receiving the real world experiences needed to better equip them to handle adulthood. Business owners should step up to fill the gap.
It's easy for connected workers to work from anywhere with an Internet connection, and book international flights, accommodations, and taxis from their smartphones.
Working for yourself can feel very, very lonely. But it doesn't have to be.
Providing a great value is something customers usually appreciate. And in some instances, customers don’t mind paying a bit more for a better overall experience either. Such was the case for Dennis Green when he visited Fellow Barber for a haircut in New York City. He wrote about his experience for Business Insider: “Like most...
Technological change is affecting the retail industry dramatically — and one area it’s transforming is customer expectations. Today, consumers are 29 percent more likely to switch companies than they were five years ago, reports Accenture’s latest Global Consumer Pulse Research. It seems that the ability to buy from anywhere, anytime, on any device has caused...
Here are fifteen marketing strategies that will definitely spark your creative energy.
You're at your desk feeling overwhelmed, sure you'll never finish anything, much less everything, on your list. So you decide instead to think of your schedule as a puzzle.
A simple shift in scheduling your day can unleash creativity you never knew you possessed.
To paraphrase a once famous tagline: Acer hasn’t reinvented the Chromebook, it just made it faster. The company just announced that it is releasing a new model to the Acer C910 Chromebook. To improve it this time, Acer has relaunched the device with the new fifth-generation Intel Core i5 processor. Acer says this hardware improvement...
In the social age, the rules of the game have changed. In just a few years, 89% of businesses will compete mainly on customer experience. Here is how to beat your competition.
From crowdfunding legal defenses to helping immigrants and ex-cons, Venture Capital allows fledgling business the chance to develop and help underserved populations.
In an interview with astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson, the Tesla CEO pointed out the problems with a future filled with midair highways.
From monitoring the darkest corners of the web to getting government requests cleared more quickly, startups are growing by tackling data overload.
An open culture of communication makes for happier employees.
Great products are so good at solving a pain point that customers anticipate and are willing to pay before the product is even ready.
Running a successful crowdfunding campaign requires a special touch. Here's how DreamQii approached their multimillion-dollar campaign.