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Alana Muller is the President at Kauffman FastTrac, an organization that equips entrepreneurs with the business skills and insights, tools, resources, and networks to start and grow. This post originally appeared on the Clarity.fm blog. Show More Summary
By The Value Investor: Paycom Software (PAYC) made its public debut on the 15th of April. Shares of the provider of cloud-based human capital management solutions witnessed a disappointing offering amidst a very difficult public offering climate for technology and cloud-related names. Show More Summary
By outsourcing a large chunk of its hardware business, BlackBerry wants to enhance the division’s profitability while focusing its in-house resources on more strategic goals of driving revenue growth in enterprise services and BBM. By our estimates, BB software and services account for about 45% of its overall value.
Many small businesses operate in a reactive, rather than proactive, mode. Business owners spend so much time putting out fires that setting aside resources to prepare for future fires is usually not an option, but a necessity if you want to be able to refocus your business and achieve greater success. Here are three tips [...]Show More Summary
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By Paulo Santos: Walter Energy (WLT), like Alpha Natural Resources (ANR), is in the coal business. And as we'll see, it prides itself of being a near pure play on metallurgical coal. This, as we'll also see, is not necessarily the best...Show More Summary
Some say I’m a gadget-guy. (You know who you are.) I don’t know about that, but I am definitely a tool guy. The right tool can make me more efficient and save hours of my time. For example, a few years ago, I stumbled on a simple software tool to create beautiful—and elegant—3D book covers […]
Microsoft Ventures, the startup accelerator arm of Microsoft have today announced launch of “JumpStart” in India, a hotline that provides entrepreneurs and startups with a resource to ask business and technical questions. The JumpStart hotline will be available during business hours Monday to Friday and team of dedicated professionals will be available to answer question....
Next week, over 1,000 government officials, aid donors, NGO reps, and private businesses will descend on Mexico City for the first meeting of the Global Partnership for Effective Development Co-operation (GPEDC). It's basically a big...Show More Summary
Cincinnati Bell's pending sale of its wireless assets may be a sign of the challenge regional wireless operators face in competing against behemoths like AT&T Mobility. But the other part of the story is that it will free up resources to enhance Fioptics, its growing consumer fiber-based broadband service, and its business and wholesale arms.
Despite my handle here at TMT, I’m not much of a sleuth these days. I do what I can with limited resources and wet my beak in a lot of troughs genre-wise, mostly minding my own business in regard to hype and release dates. One label,...Show More Summary
By Paulo Santos: Alpha Natural Resources (ANR) is a coal company, with all that entails. Coal is a commodity, and hence subjected to cycles. To understand Alpha Natural Resouces, one thus first has to understand the coal business. The coal business Coal is used primarily for two purposes: Producing electricity (92.8% of the tons consumed in the U.S. Show More Summary
Business by Miles is a business automation platform that handles tasks like scheduling, human resources, billing, invoicing, project management, payroll and accounting in a single cloud-based system. Managing all of these tasks might require several different apps in another situation. Show More Summary
Get Connected: Build Relationships to Drive Your Business is the ultimate career resource for wedding and event photographers. Discover the techniques high-end pros use to land jobs, increase their earnings and create a steady influx of new clients. Show More Summary
AGL selling Caribbean shipping unit.
ByMichael Blair: Is the oil industry overstating its reserves in shale oil? This issue surfaced recently in an article in Business Week. Most oil and gas investors have never heard of Jan Arps or seen his commonly-used formula for calculating the Estimated Ultimate Recovery ("EUR") from an oil well. Show More Summary
Early in my prior business, I learned a valuable lesson about why it's important to focus on results. This lesson cost me a deal in the short term and cost the client a ton of money in the process. My company was bidding on a government agency project. Show More Summary
I spent a year on the ground in Ghana to better understand how entrepreneurship is a pathway out of poverty. We can help strengthen women business owners, especially in Africa, by providing them with opportunities and resources." --Show More Summary