Never mind the buzz-saw stock market: a couple of potentially more lasting trends boiled up this week that might spell trouble for the red-hot auto business: by one study’s metrics, record-high prices and massive quality and safety recalls have plunged customer satisfaction with new cars to its lowest point since [...]
It is easy to see how ongoing investment and innovation trends are quickly bringing unparalleled disruptive change to an ever-growing number of businesses. Uber now runs the largest taxi fleet in the world while Airbnb is on track to...Show More Summary
“You can lie to your LPs, but don’t lie to yourselves.” -- Naval Ravikant, AngelList Amid the mega-rounds, mega-valuations, and mega-cost of doing business in San Francisco, a new venture capital trend is emerging. And it’s decidedly...Show More Summary
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I have seen my share of financial market panic since I started full time in the business in 1991. Obviously we have more data and information and real-time access to […] The post Some Perspectives on Panic… appeared first on Trends... Find them, ride them and get off..
This post originally appeared on Business Insider. The business of taking photos of your food is so large that there's even a catchy term to describe it—"foodography." Google tried to tap into the foodography trend earlier this year with an experimental service attached to Google+ called Tablescape. Show More Summary
The business of taking photos of your food is so large that there's even a catchy term to describe it — "foodography." Google tried to tap into the foodography trend earlier this year with an experimental service attached to Google+ called Tablescape. Show More Summary
There are events to fill up the end of your summer schedule and those that take us into the home stretch of 2015 included in this week's Small Business Trends Small Business Events Calendar.
Members of the small business community have plenty of advice to give for those opening their doors for business for the very first time. Those tips for startups are included in this week's Small Business Trends Community News and Information Roundup.
Ray Wang, founder of Constellation Research, says to Small Business Trends that companies born before the digital age need to adapt their old-fashioned ways.
Advances in home tech are coming along in leaps and bounds. If you've made the decision to incorporate new home trends into your rental property, you could be onto a winner -- but you need to pick the right products...
You want to build a business that attracts a base of loyal customers, but you’re not sure how to differentiate... The post 10 Things You Need To Know About The Cause Marketing Trend appeared first on Lifehack.
U-Turn Vending has just released its newest program in the last decade, so if you’re looking for a business opportunity, this is one you may want to look into.
In this Music Business Podcast episode, we talk with MaryLeigh Bliss, who is a Trends Editor and Strategic Consultant at Ypulse, a youth market research firm. We talk to Bliss about the millennial generation. Who are they? How do they listen to, discover, and interact with music? How should indie...
In my popular Business Trends article on Forbes, trend #5 stated “Customers Will Pay A Premium For Verified Results.” I’ve pulled together some not-so-obvious examples of how businesses are able to compete on value by demonstrating results for their customers, while other businesses still struggle to compete based on price. An [...]
When I first started going to China twenty plus years ago it was mysterious and even felt ancient. I was in China to review the business climate for investment. There were more bikes and horses than autos and trains. It was a nationShow More Summary
Check out the top 5 trends from KPCE's Internet Trends 2015 report, and how they relate to digital marketers, business owners, and brands. The post What’s Trending This Year? An Overview of The 2015 Internet Trends Report [INFOGRAPHIC] appeared first on Search Engine Journal.
The trend of advertising businesses as “Muslim-free” seems to be on the rise in the US: the owner of the gun store and shooting range in a small Oklahoma town has banned Muslims from patronizing his establishment, following in the steps of business owners in Tennessee and Arkansas.
Thanks to the proliferation of high-tech consumer services like Uber and Apple Pay, the business world is trending toward improving customer experiences using automated technologies. But how will these developments advance the business...Show More Summary
Amir Elaguizy, the CEO and co-founder of Cratejoy explains to Small Business Trends why he believes the subscription model for small businesses is taking off recently.