John Boitnott

John Boitnott

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Journalist, Digital Media Consultant and Investor

About John Boitnott

John Boitnott is a longtime digital media consultant and journalist living in San Francisco. He's written for Venturebeat, USA Today and FastCompany.

More From John Boitnott

Keeping Connected

How to Reward Employees in Uncertain Times

When an office pizza party can't happen, here are seven alternatives.
Crisis Management

What You Can Learn From Freelancers Right Now

Why freelancers are perfectly adapted for the times we're living in, and what entrepreneurs can learn from them to benefit their own businesses.
Starting a Business

4 Ways to Determine If Now Is the Right Time to Launch Your Business

With growing demand for new ways of working and selling in light of health concerns, your startup idea could be just what's needed.  
Crisis Management

How Remote Education Is Evolving During the Crisis

Three areas that are primed for innovation in education.
Entrepreneurs

What Freelancers Can Teach You About Keeping Your Skills Sharp

Five tips all entrepreneurs can learn from freelancers.
Crisis Management

How to Create Office Unity and Community When You're Remote

Three ways to make remote employees feel like they're part of the larger goal.
Crisis Management

5 Ways to Protect Your Business and Personal Credit Scores During a Crisis

Missed payments mean your credit scores could take a hit. Here's how to avoid that.
News and Trends

9 Billionaires Who Are Stepping Up During the Pandemic

These nine billionaires are proving its possible to do well and do good at the same time.
Productivity

7 Ways to Recover From Too Many Online Meetings During the Day

How to bounce back quickly when virtual meetings are sapping your mental energy.
Technology

How AI Solutions Are Solving 5 Long-Standing Business Challenges

Five common problems and the companies that are solving them.
Leadership

What is Grit, and Why Does It Matter When Hiring for Your Startup?

Look for the people whose will to succeed is one of their defining characteristics.
Leadership

How to Know If You're Intimidating Employees (and How to Stop It)

Take a step back from being the scary boss.
Sleep

Your Company Needs You to Put In a Full 8 Hours -- of Sleeping

Chronic poor sleep is hurting you and your company. Here's how to get enough of what you need.
Entrepreneurs

How to Make Accommodations That Attract and Motivate Workers With Disabilities

Five simple, cost-effective ways to make your company a place all people want to work.