There’s a marginally popular hashtag on Instagram called #sunburnart. People add it to photos where they’ve caught the sun and been left with an interesting pattern of burnt and unburnt skin. But Time, Business Insider, People and aShow More Summary
At the wheel of this hillclimb-prepped 2009 Nissan GT-R is none other than the impossibly kind racer and Motor Trend hot shoe Randy Pobst. Thankfully, he’s alright. Here’s how this crash happened to one of the best in the business. Read more...
A higher overtime threshold will help reverse the trend of inequality. The following post first apperaed on Robert Reich's blog. The U.S. Department of Labor just proposed raising the overtime threshold -- what you can be paid and still qualify to be paid "time-and-a-half" beyond 40 hours per week -- from $23,600 a year to $50,400. Show More Summary
Facebook will begin sharing advertising revenue with companies that post videos on its social network, a step toward luring more premium content away from sites like Google's YouTube. Bloomberg's Lucas Shaw reports on "Trending Business."
News Corp’s print business continues to face headwinds amid declining circulation and a shift in ad spending to other media. The trend is visible across the industry due to higher penetration of the Internet. As online information becomes...Show More Summary
Indoors or outdoors, HGTV's David Bromstad talks about how consumers are taking on the rising cultural trend of "glamping"
Content. The vast majority of our time online (and bandwidth used) is spent consuming it. But damned if it isn't near impossible to build a business producing, distributing and curating it. The original lineup for our Pandoland 2015 content discussion with Marc Ruxin, formerly of TastemakerX and Rdio, and Jason Hirschhorn of MediaRedef. Show More Summary
This post originally appeared on Business Insider. Women aren't entering fields of science and math in large numbers, so LEGO is encouraging them on the minifig scale. The trend of men dominating STEM disciplines (science, technology, engineering, math) has been omnipresent in the US, but not for any biological reason, many experts say. Show More Summary
Pinterest is the latest social media platform to hop on the e-commerce train. Here's what you need to know to maximize your pinning power. Follow The American Genius on Facebook for exclusive & breaking business stories Get more Business News at AGBeat
Today’s guest on Hack the Entrepreneur is the founder and CEO of Small Business Trends, an award-winning online publication, which offers breaking news and advice for small business owners. She is a former corporate attorney that left that corporate life and founded her own company in 2003. Show More Summary
Freelancers make up a growing portion of the global workforce now and business are taking advantage of the trend.
We've all heard business travel horror stories, but by the end of the trip, usually people will only give you a one-word description of their awful jaunt. SurePayroll and Small Business Trends teamed up to delve deeper into these horror stories. Here's what we found.
A recent survey question posed to Small Business Trends readers asked the best way to learn about entrepreneurship. The results of the informal survey, while unscientific, yielded some interesting responses. If you haven't yet taken the survey, what would your answer be?
Who's Addicted to Mobile Banking A recent survey shows that when it comes to digital banking trends, consumers are more addicted to online banking sites than mobile apps, but that the trend is slowly shifting. The survey showed that 33% more consumers are using their mobile device to access a mobile [...]
Summer slowdown, what summer slowdown? In the world of business and the overall news cycle, come the end of June everything simmers down a bit so we can all rest and recharge. That wasn’t the case this week as we saw a multitude of events and news stories hit the collected social psyche and the social conversations hard and fast.
Every entrepreneur needs to be aware of these upcoming trends.
Literally and figuratively, frozen food is not a hot business. The meals are cold and sales are down. Consumers are shifting to fresher options. So the frozen food aisle may seem like the last place you’d seen innovation in your local grocery store.Read full article >>
Early upgrade programs have been the hot trend in the phone business in the last few years: while carriers want to get out of the subsidized handset business, they realize that customers want a way to get the shiniest new handsets without paying the hundreds of dollars that those handsets cost at retail. T-Mobile now wants to put even newer … [More]
GUEST: Snapchat’s move is not a shot in the dark. It is part of a larger, accelerating trend in the advertising business.
Mindfulness is trending in the business world, but that doesn't mean every manager has bought in. The biggest obstacle to changing corporate culture is getting leaders to see the value of such programs. I know about this challenge first-hand,...Show More Summary