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How to Get a $1 Billion Valuation in Just Eight Months
Valuations

How to Get a $1 Billion Valuation in Just Eight Months

How can Slack, a business software company that makes a product that's less than a year old, be worth more than $1 billion?
Erin Griffith
Microsoft to Give Away Windows 10 as Free Upgrade
Windows 10

Microsoft to Give Away Windows 10 as Free Upgrade

The world's largest software company tries to hold onto customers in the new mobile era that has largely bypassed it.
10 Ways for Software Companies to Keep Customers Around
Grow Your Business

10 Ways for Software Companies to Keep Customers Around

Take these proactive measures to reduce your churn rate.
Ron Yekutiel
The Rise of the Robotic Co-Worker
Robots

The Rise of the Robotic Co-Worker

By assuming core processes in factories, labs, hospitals, offices, will machines make people irrelevant or unemployed? Consider this argument that humans partnered with such machines will give rise to efficiency, customer service and innovation.
Alastair Bathgate
10 Tips for Building a Successful Software Business
Starting a Business

10 Tips for Building a Successful Software Business

Companies that provide services, mostly through the cloud, are growing at a fast pace. Here's how you can get into the action.
Ron Yekutiel
Want to Join the 'Unicorn Club'? Here's What 3 Companies Did to Get There.
Grow Your Business

Want to Join the 'Unicorn Club'? Here's What 3 Companies Did to Get There.

Leaders from three software companies valued at more than $1 billion sound off on how to join their ranks.
Zach Cutler
Don't Get Stuck in the Software Jam
Managing Technology

Don't Get Stuck in the Software Jam

Local business owners are now hot property in Silicon Valley and countless startups are releasing a slew of cloud-based tools targeted towards the SMBs.
Jason Richelson
16 Productivity Tools Useful for Every Entrepreneur
Productivity Tools

16 Productivity Tools Useful for Every Entrepreneur

Every job is easier with the right tools.
Matt Keener
The Software Tools in My Company's Arsenal
Software

The Software Tools in My Company's Arsenal

A company executive shares his choices for powering up his office.
Miles Jennings
The 23 Best Business Tools Built By Startups
Tools

The 23 Best Business Tools Built By Startups

These apps could help you run your company more efficiently.
Sujan Patel
Master the Art of the Cluster Sell and Dominate Your Industry
Big Data

Master the Art of the Cluster Sell and Dominate Your Industry

A software company CEO describes a strategy to capture many clients across a business sector.
Ben Zifkin
How to Become the Zappos of Your Industry
Company Culture

How to Become the Zappos of Your Industry

See if you, too, can build a potent company culture in an unlikely business sector.
Darius Mirshahzadeh
PayPal's Job Recruiting Secret: Hackathons
Hiring

PayPal's Job Recruiting Secret: Hackathons

'Every industry is being disrupted by software, and so demand for software talent, engineering talent, has just been growing up,' PayPal's CTO says.
Mary Thompson
What Are Your Sales Reps Telling Customers? Now You Can Figure It Out.
Business Circle

What Are Your Sales Reps Telling Customers? Now You Can Figure It Out.

By utilizing software that tracks the content your team members utilize in sales, you can see who and what is performing best and develop better messages.
Joe Gustafson