Surprise gifts and discounts are just one way to delight customers and create brand loyalty.
According to the January 2013 ICEDR report entitled “Taking Charge,” while companies are responsible for putting the right practices in place and having an environment that enables employees to advance, the responsibility ultimately rests on next-generation leaders to empower themselves in the workplace. This research contradicts what many younger employees expect from a mentor. If you want a [...]
There’s a shortage of tech opportunities in rural America, but one organization wants to change that.
We have some helpful tips on reaching your crowdfunding goal, no matter which site you use.
Techstars NYC is hoping to turn things around in 2014.
We expect a lot out of our content these days. We’re inundated with ads, articles, pictures, Tweets, status updates, email, and YouTube. And that’s just online. It takes something special to really catch our attention, much less make us want to share the content with others. Emmy-award winning producer Erika Trautman understood that when she [...]
Common wisdom is that starting up with a team is better than going it alone. Many accelerators and VCs won’t even talk to first time entrepreneurs who haven’t built a team. There are just too many responsibilities for one person to reasonably handle, especially their first time around. A great team of cofounders really can [...]
Applits is the app idea competition that brings apps to life.
Hipster CEO–a game for the founder who’s not ready to commit.
Entrepreneurship gets easier over time if you have a strong network. As you become more successful you also become more credible, and other successful and credible people will want to associate themselves with you. But business owners lead busy lives, and sometimes they need to push themselves to effectively foster these relationships. Here are three [...]