5 lessons to finding success as a small business owner while thriving as someone else's employee
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5 lessons to finding success as a small business owner while thriving as someone else's employee
From Japan to Jamshedpur: Pod n Beyond wants to popularise capsule hotels in India
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The Japanese concept of capsule hotels comes to India, with just a few minor adjustments. It was the middle of 2014, and 43-year-old Ravish Ranjan was stuck between a rock and a hard place. He had been an entrepreneur since the age of 20 but now his consultancy business was going through a rough patch. […]
Columbus Coworking Guide
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Introduction Whether you’re a “solopreneur” or a budding small business with a tight-knit team, the options for office and coworking space in Columbus are ever-expanding. From open, character-filled spaces in the heart of Downtown, to offices in the suburbs that offer more than a desk, but also additional programming, there’s a little something for any The post Columbus Coworking Guide appeared first on The Metropreneur Columbus.
We Are At The Dawn of a New Era of Innovation. Will You Still Be Able to Compete?
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A shift from disrupting markets to tackling grand challenges
16 Gas Station Franchise Businesses
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With billions of dollars’ worth in annual sales, gas stations are big business in the United States. Here's 16 gas station franchise businesses to consider.
Art Papas of Bullhorn: 65 Percent of Millennials Would Rather Talk to Chatbots than Humans — So Why Not Let Them?
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Art Papas of Bullhorn shares why AI for CRM and voice assistants like Amazon’s Alexa will play a major role in CRM in the not-too-distant future.
TechSparks 2017 – announcing the eighth edition of India’s biggest startup technology summit on Sep 22-23
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As TechSparks returns for its eighth edition this year, we are raising the bar because we know that the dreams you’re chasing aren’t ordinary ones
Bing Mobile Ad Targeting, Gateway ’17 Make Small Business Headlines
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Opportunities to reach new customers around the world are opening up for small businesses. Check out the companies doing that this week in our small business news and information roundup.
6 Common Sense Questions Every Startup Needs to Ask to Survive
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Today anyone can come up with a startup and enter the world of entrepreneurship. With the formation of a digital marketplace, things are quite simplified but, beating the competition and thriving in there is what matters. Therefore, it has become important for them to...
Do You Have The Right Stuff For A Growth Business?
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As an angel investor, I get approached regularly by aspiring entrepreneurs who can talk endlessly about their latest great idea, and little else. While I recognize that every new venture starts with an idea, a successful business of lasting value is all about people and execution. Every investor is looking for someone who can turn an idea into a solution, and turn that solution into a business. If you think about it, some of the biggest current business successes have been based on fairly munda
Why Press Releases Should Be Part of Your Content Marketing Strategy
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If you’ve mastered the art of blogging, it’s time to add a new tool to your content marketing arsenal. You may not have considered press releases as part of that strategy — after all, that falls more under PR, doesn’t it? But David Meerman Scott says that the lines between PR, marketing, and social media […]
Why You Should Up Your Paid Social Ad Spend This Year
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Google’s been announcing some major developments in the past few months. In November, they announced that the search engine would be moving toward mobile-first indexing. Then this June, Google’s Senior VP of Ads and Commerce, Sridhar Ramaswamy, posted an announcement that the search engine had joined the Coalition for Better Ads, an organization that works to improve the online ad experience. The Coalition released a report recently detailing guidelines for creating better ads – in other w
These 13 Articles Can Help You Become More Customer-Focused
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One of the difficult things about dealing with customer feedback with the mindset of putting the customers first is that there is not a road map that can help all types of businesses become more customer-focused. In the end, every business has to find their...
How Keywords Can Enhance Your Website’s Friendliness and Visitor Satisfaction
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What’s the first thing that appeals to you about a website? Or, maybe a better question would be what puts you off? It’s when a site’s hard to use and the information you need is hard to find, right? Having a user-friendly website alone doesn’t guarantee that your visitors will be satisfied. That’s what user […]
Pillpack: Adding $50M in funding to bring redesigned pharmacy to all
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There are some people in the world that it is simply a joy to work with, and when good things happened to them you can only feel joy.
Top 10 posts at the end of 2016
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Over the last few years, I have added more than 288 posts to the
How to Boost Video Marketing for Your Startup
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Social media is changing the way we share information, and marketers are taking advantage of the opportunity. Video is one of the fastest growing mediums for building brand image because it has the power to reinforce visually and connect emotionally. According to the latest statistics, featuring...
How to Mute Words from Your Twitter Timeline
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You can now customize your Twitter experience to mute words you’re not interested in so you can focus on the tweets you do want to see. Here's how to do it. You just read: How to Mute Words from Your Twitter Timeline from the Small Business Bonfire. If you enjoyed this post, subscribe to our small business newsletter, and make sure you follow us on Twitter, Facebook and Pinterest.
No B.S. SEO Tutorial: 10 Shortcuts to Understand What the Hell is Going On
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It never fails. You can even set your watch to it. Every 12 months, some two-bit, hack journalist pens the brilliant headline: SEO IS DEAD!. What follows, is usually some nonsensical drivel inspired written by someone who’s: Never actually worked in search before (which means, no one has actually paid them money in exchange for […] The post No B.S. SEO Tutorial: 10 Shortcuts to Understand What the Hell is Going On appeared first on ✅ SaaS + ✌ B2B Content Creation ✍ Experts | Codeless.
Does Your Business Have a Hernia?
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About a month ago, I got to experience one of life’s joys – a hernia operation. The sad thing is that this was my third time – once in my 20’s, once in my 30’s and now once in my 40’s. You’d think I’d have learned not to lift heavy things by now… The upside […]
Portola Pharmaceuticals’ Drug to Prevent Blood Clots Wins FDA Nod
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[Updated, 6/23/17, 6:23 pm, see below.] A Portola Pharmaceuticals drug developed to prevent risky and potentially fatal blood clots in patients who are hospitalized for an extended period of time received FDA approval on Friday. The FDA approved the Portola (NASDAQ: PTLA) drug betrixaban (Bevyxxa) for patients hospitalized for conditions such as heart failure, stroke, […]
Evamore Founders Share Their Story
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Think Your Inc. 500 Company is too old for PR?  Think Again.
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Once upon a time there was a startup. It was a determined little startup, with smart founders, a dedicated team, and a work ethic unlike any of the startups around it. It was the little startup that could and after steady growth, followed by rapid growth, and then ‘holy cow we did this?’ growth - […] The post Think Your Inc. 500 Company is too old for PR? Think Again. appeared first on Onboardly.
Too many deadlines? Here’s how to avoid panic mode
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Make a list, set a timer, turn off distractions, work more hours -- and other tips for gettting work done when you're under the gun. The post Too many deadlines? Here’s how to avoid panic mode appeared first on WordCount.
This NYC Startup Finds You the Hidden Gems in Your Neighborhood
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How often do you ask ‘where should we go to eat tonight’? Having tried (what you think is) every restaurant in the city, it’s time you found out about the rest of the NYC dinning scene, and DINE is here to help. DINE is the curated restaurant finder taking away the struggle of finding a new or unknown restaurant. The app includes categorized restaurants, understands your dining tendencies and lets you check a curated newsfeed of local dining news. If you are someone who takes eating seriously, D
When power project plants fear in the Sunderbans
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A 1,320MW power plant near mangrove forests of Sundarbans may have irreversible consequences. The mangrove forests of the Sundarbans are the biggest barriers against cyclones from the Bay of Bengal, saving both India and Bangladesh from irreparable damage. A UNESCO world heritage site consisting of Ramsar bird conservation area and three wildlife sanctuaries, the Sundarbans […]
3 Types of Short-Form Videos That Drive Results
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Welcome to our next episode of Snack Size Live in 5. Short-form video is trending right now for a lot of reasons. And before you ask…no, this doesn’t mean longer form is out of style. It’s just that certain platforms demand it. Look at the growth of Instagram and Facebook ‘stories’, for example. These are […] The post 3 Types of Short-Form Videos That Drive Results appeared first on Tanya Smith Online.
SEGA Forever Will Deliver Free Retro Mobile Games to Your Smartphone
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Everything retro is huge right now. Stranger Things — and I say this with love — is nothing but a grab-bag of retro nostalgia. The result: a critical and financial success. More and more brands are jumping into 70s or 80s throwbacks, even when they...
Close To My Heart: Start An At-Home Scrapbooking Business Today
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If you have a love for crafting and are looking for a direct sales opportunity, Close To My Heart, may be for you. Jeanette Lynton, is the founder and CEO, and she has over 30 years of experience in the industry. The company is all about helping individuals preserve memories and learning how to foster […] The post Close To My Heart: Start An At-Home Scrapbooking Business Today appeared first on The Best Direct Sales Companies.
Bridging the Chasm Between NYC’s Engineers and VCs
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One of the most unfortunate realities of the startup world is the wide gulf that exists between the business and technical sides of most early-stage companies and the startup community at large. Born, like so many things, out of discomfort with the unknown and exacerbated by the different languages these two groups speak, it’s a reality that is quite pervasive in our community, and seems to materially limit many in the engineering community from taking the plunge and becoming founders. This is a
Lessons in development from Niyamgiri’s Dongria Kondh tribals
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The famous Dongria Kondh tribe wants the benefits of modern age but through alternative means. “After 10 years or more, I see us as what we are today. We don’t want change. Change will mean that everything will be lost—our culture, our language. Some people are stepping out to study, but when they come back […]
Entrepreneurial Mind Makes Feedspot Top 50
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Benefits Site Continues to Grow
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Business Basics: How to Conquer the Social Media Battlefield
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By Hannah  Whittenly With hundreds of platforms and billions of users, social media has become a force to be reckoned with in the business world. Its sheer scale might make it difficult to wrap your head around if you’ve just started your own company and are wondering how to integrate it with sites like Facebook […] The post Business Basics: How to Conquer the Social Media Battlefield appeared first on Small Biz Daily.
DIY Websites Create Headaches Entrepreneur Fixes
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Recent Grad Opens Crossfit Box
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Propello Life Fuels Athletes with Line of Supplements
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In a crowded world of sports nutrition supplements, Propello Life is making its way through the noise with a niche set of products unlike much of what’s on the market. Propello Life takes the best in class in sports nutrition and offers an alternative in the form of a clean, minimally processed product that still delivers The post Propello Life Fuels Athletes with Line of Supplements appeared first on The Metropreneur Columbus.
A Content Marketing Hack to Improve Your Visibility in 2017
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Guest Post: Nick Andrew Rojas is a journalist and a self-taught serial entrepreneur who has worked with various startups as a business consultant. His work often discusses social media, marketing, and technology. Do you want to increase conversions at the bottom of your marketing funnel? How about enhance your brand reputation and boost visibility? A powerful […] The post A Content Marketing Hack to Improve Your Visibility in 2017 appeared first on Onboardly.