• PODCASTS
    How To Market With A Podcast

    Shutterstock Chris Cebollero will never forget the day his podcast idea was born. “As an executive coach, I was taken to task by a caller that said to me, ‘I can’t afford an executive coach, but I could benefit from your expertise. What are you doing for the folks that cannot afford your service?’” This […]

  • STARTUPS
    Bitcoin startups in Asia take aim at remittances market

    “We started in 2014, when bitcoin crashed from $1,000 to $200-$300 and luckily our business model didn’t rely on speculation,” said SCI co-founder Miguel Cuneta. HONG KONG/SEOUL: Bitcoin, battered by warnings about volatility and bubble-like appreciation, may have found a way to play a niche role in a big market: overseas money transfers. Used as […]

  • NEWS
    Lenovo Tops Indian Tablet Market With 94 Percent Growth: CMR

    While the Indian tablet PC market recorded a 4 percent decline (Year-on-Year) in the third quarter this year, Lenovo captured 20.3 percent share to lead the segment, witnessing 94 percent growth over the previous quarter, market research firm CMR said on Monday. Acer grabbed the second spot with 16 percent market share in terms of unit shipments. “Over […]

  • SUCCESS
    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
    Startup Story: Finding Gaps in a Market Can Happen Purely by Chance

    Successful entrepreneurial ventures are often based on business solutions and ideas that strive to plug a gap in the market. Once you identify the gaps and pain points, you work towards solutions and formulate a business idea. And most often, finding the gaps in a market happens purely by accident rather than by design. It […]

  • STARTUPS
    Tech Startup Market Hot Again?

    We’ve gotten used to hearing bad economic news, to the point that most of us just tune it out now. After all, you can only take so much bad news without it wearing you down. But could the good times be back again? Judging from reports about Y Combinator’s recent Demo Day, it may be boom […]

  • LIFE
    Wow! Self-Making Bed Shows an Example of a Real-World Market Need

    If necessity is the mother of invention, Kickstarter is its playpen. SMARTDUVET: the self-making bed, is a campaign that launched on Kickstarter and has already surpassed its $30,000 (Canadian) goal by almost $11,000 as of this posting. A Real-World Market Need Example If there is one thing Kickstarter has highlighted is, there is a market […]

  • MOTIVATION
    Wow! Self-Making Bed Shows an Example of a Real-World Market Need

    If necessity is the mother of invention, Kickstarter is its playpen. SMARTDUVET: the self-making bed, is a campaign that launched on Kickstarter and has already surpassed its $30,000 (Canadian) goal by almost $11,000 as of this posting. A Real-World Market Need Example If there is one thing Kickstarter has highlighted is, there is a market […]

  • Zacks Market Edge Highlights: The Best Investing Podcasts for 2017

    For Immediate Release Chicago, IL – December 27, 2016 – Zacks Market Edge is a podcast hosted weekly by Zacks Stock Strategist Tracey Ryniec. Every week, Tracey will be joined by guests to discuss the hottest investing topics in stocks, bonds and ETFs and how it impacts your life. The Best Investing Podcasts for 2017 […]