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Chinese Smartbike-sharing Firm Bluegogo Has New Bikes, Business Strategy, And U.S. Expansion Plans
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 01:30:00 -0400
Chinese smartbike-sharing firm Bluegogo has big plans for global expansion, along with new green-friendly bikes
5 New Rules to Winning the Customer Loyalty Game in the Digital Age
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 00:08:00 -0400
78% of U.S. consumers are withdrawing their loyalty at rates that bleed the profit margin and are quicker than three years ago. So, what are the new rules of the loyalty game?
This UX Platform Lets You Create Enterprise Apps Without Writing Any Code
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 22:35:00 -0400
Skuid Founder and CEO Ken McElrath discusses the vision behind his company, the future of enterprise apps, and his vision for redefining how businesses are operated.
Impact Measurement: Finding Your Way Through The Maze
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 21:34:00 -0400
Social entrepreneurs face a dizzying array of impact measurement standards to consider. This article, second in a series on impact measurement, takes a look at impact measurement standards to help social entrepreneurs navigate the labyrinth.
US Officials: Info About Trump Comrades Working With Russian Operatives May Be On The Menu
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 20:52:00 -0400
In a blockbuster announcement, FBI director James Comey told Congress that his agency is in fact investigating whether Russia interfered with the U.S. presidential election and whether the Trump campaign colluded to affect the outcome. Where this goes from here, nobody knows. Cartoon by Joe Heller.
Reflective Listening: The Simple Strategy For Building Relationships
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 20:25:00 -0400
My co-founder and I come from big, rambunctious families whose communication style involves happily talking over one another. That doesn't work so well in the office. Discover the technique we use to make sure our team feels heard and that we're always aligned moving forward.
10 Consumer Products Fighting The Global Water Crisis
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 19:19:00 -0400
More than 700 million people lack access to safe drinking water worldwide. On World Water Day 2017, these 10 products are infusing profit with purpose to help combat the water crisis and help those in need.
3 Tips To Land High-Paying Gigs As A Freelancer
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 19:04:00 -0400
Millions of Americans are switching to freelancing for work flexibility and independence. Learn how to stand out amongst the crowd and get consistent high-paying work.
In Amended Health Care Bill, GOP Doubles Down On Tax Breaks For The Rich, Reduced Medicaid Funding
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 18:49:00 -0400
The original Obamacare repeal/replace bill was criticized as a tax break for the rich coupled with lost subsidies for the poor. The GOP responded by doubling down, amending the plan to accelerate tax breaks for the rich and further reduce Medicaid funding.
Fashion Industry Wins As Supreme Court Says Cheerleader Uniform Design May Be Copyrighted
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 18:16:00 -0400
The Supreme Court says elements of cheerleader uniform design may be copyrighted, potentially handing the fashion industry a powerful tool against knockoffs.
7 Signs You Should Go From A Solo Freelancer To An Agency
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 18:09:00 -0400
If you know you’re in the freelancing world for the long haul, why not start an agency? Here are 7 signs that show you should go from a solo freelancer to an agency.
Japan Has Ambitious Plans To Be Asia's Next Superpower, Thanks To China
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 18:00:00 -0400
Competition with China to be top dog in Asia explains why Japan keeps building up its military and overseas economic reach.
Neil Gorsuch's Maternity Leave Controversy Proves Sexism Is Alive And Well
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 16:42:00 -0400
As a former big law attorney, I see Gorsuch’s viewpoint as almost expected given the culture of the legal profession, where women remain vastly underrepresented in leadership roles. Even if Gorsuch didn’t perpetuate negative stereotypes, many people with great decision-making power do.
This E-Commerce Startup Gives Online Buyers A Smart Personal Shopper
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 16:08:00 -0400
Shoptagr Co-Founder and CEO Jonathan Friedman discusses the vision behind his company, transforming the e-commerce industry, and his plans for designing the future of how people shop.
Mind Your Business Podcast: What It Takes For A Business To Get A Bank Loan
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 16:00:00 -0400
Ami Kassar, who helps businesses borrow money, takes questions: Can startups get bank loans? What should owners do now that rates are rising?
Why Healthy Workplaces Are Good For Business
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 15:47:00 -0400
The British Journal of Health Psychology found that the more fruits and vegetables people consumed (up to seven portions), the happier, more engaged and more creative they tended to be. To find out even more ways to keep employees happier, keep reading.
The Psychology Of Shareable Content
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 15:44:00 -0400
What makes people want to share content with others, and how can you use this to your advantage?
The Values-Based Consumer
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 15:41:00 -0400
Consumer loyalty is becoming increasingly dependent upon brand's political stances.
Trouble Brewing Between George Michael Estate And His Former Lover
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 15:36:00 -0400
George Michael's estate appears headed for trouble, with his former lover, Fadi Fawaz, feuding with the family about his funeral and living in his London home. With better estate planning, Michael's estate could have been better protected and kept private.
Spiffy: The Mobile Car Wash Company Reshaping The On-Demand Economy
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 14:48:00 -0400
Spiffy CEO Scott Wingo discusses the vision behind his company, disrupting the on-demand economy, and his plans for redefining how people takes care of their cars.
A Chinese Company That Lends To Borrowers With No Credit Scores
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 14:46:00 -0400
In China, a microfinance company lends money to risky customers in just 20 minutes with no collateral. Shanghai-based CashBUS provides emergency money through a mobile app to the “moonlight clan.”
Fintech 50 2016: The Future Of Your Money
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 14:46:00 -0400
Capitalizing On A Commercial Kitchen: How I Used Community Resources To Grow My Paleo Startup
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 14:17:00 -0400
Unlike the major costs associated with a food startup, being at a commercial kitchen such as the Entrepreneur Space allows me to concentrate on my product instead of worrying about the costs of opening a restaurant.
Silicon Valley's Impossible Burger Adds Three New Bay Area Restaurants To Its Roster
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 14:00:00 -0400
Finally! The Impossible Burger is now available at more locations.
Product And Platform
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 13:13:00 -0400
Products do not often exhibit long-term disruptive value. Platforms do. From Snap to Amazon, companies that invested in underlying platform technology were able to exert lasting influence over the way in which people consume content and information.
Finding Your Market And Other Lessons On Navigating Market Competition From FitReserve
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 11:59:00 -0400
Navigating around the competition is something that most startups face, presenting its own set of marketing challenges. FitReserve Co-Founder and CEO Megan Smyth shares her thoughts on entering an already crowded market, and tips for other entrepreneurs facing a similar challenge.
Slack Can't Conquer Asia, But This South Korean Startup Might
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 11:46:00 -0400
The cloud market for software as a service is growing 11% a year, and even faster in Asia. But Slack is leaving Asian audiences underserved.
If Congress Is Serious About Job Growth, It Needs To Reject The New Health Care Plan
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 11:18:00 -0400
America’s entrepreneurs are counting on Congress to get this right.
Investment In Women-Owned Businesses Pays Off: Congress, Spend More Not Less!
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 11:00:00 -0400
When do budget cuts hurt economic growth? When they undermine small business development. Tell Congress to fully fund the SBA.
10 Ways To Help You Survive Flight Delays
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 11:00:00 -0400
Travel delays don’t have to turn into a tragedy. On the contrary, our advice to you is “Make the most of it!” Airports have become veritable hubs of entertainment. When else can you get to enjoy these little luxuries if not now, while you’re stranded there?