The photo sharing trend is here to stay, and it has valued Snapchat at $20B. What are you doing to capture trend value for your business?
Thursday 5.26.16 Music Business News From Around The Web The messy SFX bankruptcy could get much messier if shareholders can prove CEO and Board malfeasance. Updated continuously under our More News
PHOENIX—A software company that helps brands and organizations target Hispanic consumers has snagged some big national clients. OYE! Business Intelligence is billed as the first and only Hispanic business intelligence solution. The Phoenix-based...Show More Summary
MONTREAL, Canada—Airbnb became the successful brand it is today by following trends of disruption in the hospitality business that have been around since the 1950s, and by understanding shifts in consumer behavior. So said Chip Conley,...Show More Summary
Fashion week street style is serious business these days. The format has fast evolved into a global spectacle, giving outsiders a glimpse into the mad circus that is fashion week, with all its ever-changing trends, outrageously expensive outfits and Instagram-savvy #influencers. Show More Summary
Reality competition predictions are serious business, though if you start to pay close enough attention, you too can start picking up on trends.
The pace of business increases thanks to the global economy, more technological tools that make jobs more efficient and the improving job market that occurred after the end of the 2007 financial crisis. That means employment trends took off for a number of different jobs once companies started hiring again. Show More Summary
Change is one of most constant aspects of the human existence. The world is constantly birthing new technologies and trends that if one is not careful, you could be living in 1999 while in 2016. It's almost mind boggling the things that spring up at every turn. Show More Summary
What cities are most appealing to women entrepreneurs and why? Th first in a series of posts on research conducted by Small Business Trends about where the highest concentrations of women owned businesses are located. But the reasons might surprise you.
When the story broke earlier this month that Facebook might be manipulating its “trending” news section to suppress conservative news, the reaction was quick and predictable. There was an outcry from the right and some users. The site then issued a flurry of posts explaining its editorial position and released its internal guidelines. Show More Summary
13 New Compact SUV's From China, by Tycho de Feijter There is a new trend on the Chinese car market: cheap but trendy compact SUVs for young first-car buyers, aged 25 to 30, living in the cities and busy at work. As usual, the locals are the first to move. Almost every [...]
Tattoos make a statement, and undercuts are the chicer form of "business in the front, party in the back." So why not combine them into a clever hairstyle? Undercut tattoos are equal to if the aforementioned looks had a baby. They're...Show More Summary
We think of assets as having value. But today understanding a trend can be worth a LOT more than physical assets. Even in an historically asset-intensive business
The cannabis industry has been booming ever since the legalization of recreational marijuana use began in 2012 with Colorado leading the way. Since then, many states have quickly followed the trend including: California, New York, Pennsylvania, Texas and many, many others. Show More Summary
Because my company Maui Mastermind works with so many business coaching clients, we've gained a deep perspective on business owner trends and patterns. One of these "patterns" is how prevalent it is for a business owner to not fullyShow More Summary
A trend towards simplification and narrower focus is be emerging in the quarterly earnings reports of some of the world's biggest brands. We've heard it from Gap, Ralph Lauren and Burberry this month, and now we're hearing it from Victoria's Secret.The lingerie giant's first quarter earnings report... Continue reading
“The only thing worse than training employees and losing them is not training them and keeping them.” This Zig Ziglar quote is one many businesses can relate to. The cost of NOT training employees can be substantial to a business. However, when it comes to training employees, it is beneficial to be up-to-date on the ever-evolving trends. Show More Summary
Finding a business idea is easy. Finding an idea that will make money and is sustainable is hard. Ideas for businesses are found in many different ways. The idea may an old family recipe or a new recipe you create. Ideas also come from imagination and observation, and may pop up as you solve a […]
One of the hot trends in recruiting right now is using social media to reach candidates. This infographic looks at how businesses can use social platforms to attract new candidates.
Here are six important trends vis--vis social media that I observed at the 2016 Shorty Awards (the social media version of the Oscars), and about which every businessperson and career-minded individual should take note.