Journalist, Digital Media Consultant and Investor
John Boitnott is a longtime digital media consultant and journalist living in San Francisco. He's written for Venturebeat, USA Today and FastCompany.
If you bring more value to your job the boss is going to see that you are worth more money.
Make More Happen
Have a plan for what you will do when what you're doing stops getting results.
Share your unabashed self online with the people who love you. Don't assume that includes everybody you're doing business with.
Collaboration is the essence of teamwork, but interruptions are the bane of anyone trying to concentrate. There is a way to make this work.
Very soon and very fast, virtual reality will be available to everyone. It's the biggest change in marketing since TV ads were new.
Managers must find ways to encourage input while also insisting employees get their work done.
Radicals & Visionaries
It was more than a new startup, it was a destiny born in childhood. With that sort of momentum, rules don't apply.
Whether it is the cover letter for your resume or your profile on a dating site, people are judging how you wrote it before they consider what you said.
Millennials are likeier to stay with a company that helps them learn, advance and prosper.
It's not unusual to have stage jitters. When the audience is your boss, it's unusual not to.
With equity crowdfunding investors can easily connect with great opportunities and businesses can reach investors.
Know more about your customers and attract those who can spread the word about your business.
Even if you haven't committed to crowdfunding, the events are worthwhile just for what you can learn and who you can meet.
Not everybody who needs a paycheck is enthusiastic about work.
Technology is slowly reshaping how the sprawling and decentralized web of medical providers and insurers do business.