• SUCCESS
    Retailers Push Back Holiday Sales Into Thanksgiving

    It’s no secret that big retailers continue to push back the beginning of the holiday shopping season. Small businesses of all kinds are considering how to grab more holiday sales. As shoppers head to the stores even earlier this year, think about how you plan to capitalize on holiday shopping trends, no matter what business […]

  • STARTUPS
    Go Full Color with HP LaserJet Pro MFP-M177

    Today, if a technology item does not fit in your hand or come with apps you can play, it does not catch much attention. Printers are not often handheld, although I had a tiny portable printer years ago that was amazing until I fried it on a trip to London with the wrong power converter. […]

  • ENTREPRENEURS
    4 Businesses That Use Social Media for Growth

    Social media remains a critical method of spreading the word about your business, no matter what kind of business it may be. In fact, an infograghic compiled by Udemy shows how marketers use social media to get potential customers talking about their products and services. The most popular social channels for marketers in the U.S. […]

  • StartupDelta wants action plan for business startups

    StartupDelta wants action plan for business startups Friday 17 February 2017 | 16:23 CET | News StartupDelta has written a manifesto for the next Dutch government, highlighting eleven points to improve the business climate for startups. StartupDelta, the Dutch government’s platform to support a new eco-system for innovation, puts the Netherlands in fourth place among […]

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    This Spotify-backed startup has raised $22 million to crack open a new music streaming market

    Soundtrack Your Brand A Swedish startup that wants to bring music streaming to businesses has raised $22 million (£17.5 million) in a round led by first-time investors Balderton Capital and Stockholm-based Industrifonden. The cash will fund the company’s overseas expansion to the US, Asia-Pacific, and Europe and brings its total funding to $40 million (£32 […]

  • STARTUPS
    BI Investigation: Is ‘Capital Dumping’ killing Indian Startups?

    Snapdeal hasn’t been in the pink of health for some time now. Industry watchers will find the latest developments in the company as no surprise that it is in the process of downsizing close to 1300 employees with an eye on cutting costs. While, the move hasn’t really been confirmed by the company, it comes […]

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    Startups 101: 5 cash flow secrets you need to know

    You might have a great business model, but if you don’t pay attention to your startup’s cash flow, you’re setting yourself up for imminent danger. Unfortunately, a lot of small businesses think of cash flow for the very first time when they hit trouble. Good cash flow management, in layman terms, means understanding every inflow […]

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    21% of British startups plan to open a European office due to Brexit

    body { display: inline-block; width: 800px; height: 120px;} (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});”);document.close();})();” style=”display: inline-block; width: 800px !important; height: 120px !important;”> Smarkets CEO Jason Trost (right).WIRED body { display: inline-block; width: 300px; height: 250px;} (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});”);document.close();})();” style=”max-width: 100%;”> One in every five UK startups intends to open a European office due to […]

  • STARTUPS
    Can India produce global start-ups?

    Photo: Priyanka Parashar/Mint In October 2015, the IT industry body Nasscom proclaimed that India had overtaken Israel to become the third largest ecosystem with 4,200 start-ups, next only to the US and the UK. Some of these start-ups operate globally and are valued at several billion dollars. But we are yet to see a truly […]

  • STARTUPS
    Furniture business startups almost double in January

    January saw a successive month-on-month double-digit growth of UK furniture retail and manufacturing companies registered. According to Government data compiled by Cabinet Maker, 226 new companies were incorporated between 1st and 31st January 2017, with the manufacturing sector registering over 100. January’s overall figure represents an increase of 60.2% on last December’s 141 new startups, […]