• ENTREPRENEURS
    Gimlet’s New Podcast Puts You Right in the Room as Entrepreneurs Pitch Their Businesses to Real Investors

    Pitching a new business can be incredibly stressful or incredibly rewarding. The Pitch, a new podcast joining Gimlet’s lineup, puts listeners right in the middle of the process as entrepreneurs pitch their new companies to investors. “The Pitch has the high stakes you expect from reality TV,” said creator and host Josh Muccio, “but you don’t lose the intimacy.” […]

  • Worry about the right stuff to avoid risks and for motivation

    Is it good or bad to worry — that’s the $2 million question for Perth researchers. A University of WA team has been awarded almost $2.3 million from an Australian Research Council Laureate Fellowship to tease out “good worry” versus “bad worry”. Professor Colin MacLeod, from the School of Psychological Science, is leading the five-year […]

  • Worry about the right stuff to avoid risks and for motivation

    Is it good or bad to worry — that’s the $2 million question for Perth researchers. A University of WA team has been awarded almost $2.3 million from an Australian Research Council Laureate Fellowship to tease out “good worry” versus “bad worry”. Professor Colin MacLeod, from the School of Psychological Science, is leading the five-year […]

  • QUOTES
    Dion Waiters can’t get any quotes right

    Steve Mitchell-USA TODAY Sports Dion Waiters has lost a lot of weight. Since joining the Miami Heat as a free agent last summer, Waiters has visibly shed some of the flab around his core. He took a before and after picture that proved as much and posted it on Snapchat. But he did one little […]

  • PODCASTS
    The 50 Best Podcasts Right Now

    The podcast renaissance shows no signs of letting up. The impulse to retreat into downloadable radio shows appears to be more appealing than ever, and S-Town, the much-anticipated new series from the producers of 2014’s blockbuster Serial, just dropped seven episodes on Tuesday. Once you’ve made your way through the mystery about a man in […]

  • ENTREPRENEURS
    How to Choose the Right SEO Tactics for Your Small Business

    Different people often describe different SEO tactics in different ways, but at a high level we can think about SEO in two basic categories: On-site SEO: This is basically anything that you’d do to your own site to generate more relevant search engine traffic. This includes specific on-page elements such as title tags, image ALT […]

  • NEWS
    10 Small Changes You Can Make to Your Business Right Now

    When running a business, you can’t continue using the same methods and expect your business to grow. You have to actually make changes and updates as technology and trends evolve. Members of our small business community are acutely aware of the importance of making changes to take small businesses to the next level. Here are […]

  • ENTREPRENEURS
    Getting the Right Funding Can be Daunting – But There is Hope

    Vendedy is the first social network designed to connect global travelers to street markets. Founded by Forbes30Under30 Entrepreneur Christine Souffrant Ntim, the small business’s goal is to digitize the $10 trillion dollar street market economy and make it accessible to anyone and everyone. But when Ntim started out, she had an incredibly difficult time getting […]

  • NEWS
    3 Reasons Influencer Marketing Starts with Creating the Right Content

    My Facebook news feed is chock full of inspirational quotes and messages from my favorite celebrities. Whether it’s a funny post from Kevin Hart or an inspirational post from Mark Cuban, I always scroll through the “feed” in the morning before getting out of bed. Then, during my lunch breaks, I scroll again to see […]