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7 Tech Solutions to Rev Up Your PR Efforts
Public Relations

7 Tech Solutions to Rev Up Your PR Efforts

Ditch your old tactics, and bring on these innovative tools.
Rebekah Iliff
B Corp Movement Gets Its Wings In Europe
Social entrepreneurship

B Corp Movement Gets Its Wings In Europe

Nonprofit B Lab is tasked with issuing the certificates and looks at a company's contribution to the environment, community and employees.
Catherine Clifford
10 Must-Knows About Joining a Startup Accelerator
Accelerators

10 Must-Knows About Joining a Startup Accelerator

If you think your company would benefit from becoming a member of one of these intense programs, go through this list first.
Alex Iskold
How Customer Service Reps Should Answer The 3 Most Common Questions
Customer Service

How Customer Service Reps Should Answer The 3 Most Common Questions

In spite of the popularity of online shopping, most people still prefer talking to a live customer representative when they have questions or complaints.
Seth Bailey
How To Increase Visitor Engagement for More Conversions
Customer Engagement

How To Increase Visitor Engagement for More Conversions

By using the right elements and tools, that visitor engagement will translate to more visitors converting into customers.
Marie Dean
Don't Be a Networking Frog
Networking

Don't Be a Networking Frog

You want to be the Networking Prince or Princess, not the frog. Here's how to make that happen.
Ivan Misner
4 Pincers for Crushing Your Competition
Competitive Advantages

4 Pincers for Crushing Your Competition

A Chicago packaging company shows how commitment to its employees and customers has fueled astronomical growth.
Peter S. Cohan
This Pro Boxer Is a Business Champion
Money

This Pro Boxer Is a Business Champion

Many professional athletes go broke soon after retirement. Miguel Cotto is doing things differently.
Eric Samson
Should You Raise Your Employees' Pay?
Employee Compensation

Should You Raise Your Employees' Pay?

There is a benefit to paying efficiency wages. But make sure the cost is right for your business.
Scott Shane
What UberX and Lyft Drivers Can Do to Minimize Their Personal Liability
Sharing Economy

What UberX and Lyft Drivers Can Do to Minimize Their Personal Liability

The independent status of those behind the wheel raises a sticky issue.
Nellie Akalp
Finding a Competitive Edge in a Non-Traditional Locale
Location

Finding a Competitive Edge in a Non-Traditional Locale

Location, location, location -- even when it's Sacramento -- can benefit your business.
Ryan Vanni
These 3 Organizations Are Working to Boost Female Entrepreneurs
Female Entrepreneurs

These 3 Organizations Are Working to Boost Female Entrepreneurs

Women remain a minority among entrepreneurs but there is increasing attention on leveling the playing field.
John Boitnott
A Girl's Guide to Finding an Awesome Mentor (and Being One)
Mentorship

A Girl's Guide to Finding an Awesome Mentor (and Being One)

Sixty-seven percent of women rate mentors as extremely important. So why have 63 percent never had one?
Leyla Seka
Tips and Apps to Assure Your Employees' Safety and Health
Workplace Safety

Tips and Apps to Assure Your Employees' Safety and Health

There are a range of resources at your fingertips to help keep your workers safe and healthy.
Susan Solovic