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Flush With Cash, Tech Employees Are Investing in Nightlife
Trends

Flush With Cash, Tech Employees Are Investing in Nightlife

While many young techies are spending their money on nightlife, others are taking it a step further, by buying their own stake in restaurants and bars.
Katie Roof
The Video Revolution Will Not Be Televised
Television

The Video Revolution Will Not Be Televised

Viewing habits and advertising trends are poised for a dramatic and sweeping change.
Kevin Bobowski
The Grind

Controlling the Uncontrollable

When getting a startup off the ground, entrepreneurs have to rely on others. Here is how to overcome the challenges of depending on external partners.
Sarah Haselkorn
We Have Lost Sight of the Real Meaning of Innovation
Innovation

We Have Lost Sight of the Real Meaning of Innovation

Various definitions of the word needlessly complicates what should be a simple mandate and increases pressure in the workplace.
David Redmond
Forget Specialty Blends -- Half the World Prefers Instant Coffee
Coffee

Forget Specialty Blends -- Half the World Prefers Instant Coffee

Outside of the U.S., the global instant coffee market is huge and growing fast.
Kate Taylor
5 B2B Marketing Trends for 2015 That You Should Be Doing Right Now
Winning Strategies

5 B2B Marketing Trends for 2015 That You Should Be Doing Right Now

We may have barely crossed into the second half of 2014, but if you want to have a big year in 2015, you should jump on your game plan now
Liz Staplefoote
Crumbs Could Get Reprieve Thanks to Investor Group
Food Businesses

Crumbs Could Get Reprieve Thanks to Investor Group

The recently shuttered cupcake chain could stay open with financing help from an investor group.
Katie Little
Cupcake Chain Crumbs Closes All Stores
Cupcakes

Cupcake Chain Crumbs Closes All Stores

A week after being delisted from Nasdaq, Crumbs has abruptly closed all 65 locations nationwide.
Kate Taylor
6 Super-Hot Food Trends You Need to Know About
News and trends

6 Super-Hot Food Trends You Need to Know About

Barbecue, snack mashups and the next Sriracha – here's what Technomic predicts restaurants will be serving up in the second half of 2014.
Kate Taylor
If You Fry It, They Will Come. Cronuts and the Business Case for Imitation.
Business Unusual

If You Fry It, They Will Come. Cronuts and the Business Case for Imitation.

This hybrid dessert trend created opportunity across the country. We explain what the Cronut's success can teach you.
Rosemary Lane
Mary Meeker: Tablet Shipments Are Growing Faster Than PCs Ever Did
Trends

Mary Meeker: Tablet Shipments Are Growing Faster Than PCs Ever Did

The venture capitalist and legendary Wall Street analyst released her 2014 internet trends report today at the Code Conference.
Laura Entis
This Is the Biggest SEO Trend for 2014
SEO

This Is the Biggest SEO Trend for 2014

Rand Fishkin, founder of online marketing firm Moz, knows a thing or two about SEO. Here, he explains the most important trend to be aware of this year.
Jason Fell
You Won't Guess Which Pizza Toppings Could Boost Sales the Most
Pizza

You Won't Guess Which Pizza Toppings Could Boost Sales the Most

Hello, lobster and prosciutto. A new report finds that bold flavor mashups can help pizzerias boost sales.
Kate Taylor
 From Mundane to Sublime: Turning Ordinary Items Into Must-Haves
Branding

From Mundane to Sublime: Turning Ordinary Items Into Must-Haves

What entrepreneurs can learn about the rebranding of a beach towel into a trendy fashion accessory.
Rebekah Epstein