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in Social Media - 08 Dec, 2015
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U.S. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump points to a supporter at a Pearl Harbor Day rally aboard the USS Yorktown Memorial in Mount Pleasant, South Carolina, December 7, 2015. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump on Tuesday defended his proposal to ban Muslims from entering the United States, comparing his plan to the World War Two […]

in Marketing - 08 Dec, 2015
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Credit Image:endermasali | Shutterstock.com While LinkedIn has generally been seen as the professional social network of choice, Facebook has established itself as a critical professional tool, too. There are currently 50 million active business pages on the site, and in the past year, there have been twice as many messages sent to businesses via Facebook […]

in Marketing - 08 Dec, 2015
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credit Image:Airbnb Home-rental site Airbnb filed a Form D with the SEC on Monday, confirming that the startup closed a $1.5 billion round in July. The new round reportedly raises the startup’s valuation to $25.5 billion. The news was first reported in June by The Wall Street Journal. General Atlantic Inc., Chinese firm Hillhouse Capital Group and Tiger Global […]

in Operations - 08 Dec, 2015
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Credit Image:http://superiorpics.com/movie_pictures/mp/2007_Ocean’s_Thirteen/2007_ocean_thirteen_047.jpg There’s a difference between charisma and swagger, says Jeffrey Hayzlett, CEO of The Hayzlett Group and author of Think Big Act Bigger.  Swagger leads to what calls ‘Johnny Vegas Syndrome’ — an attitude characterized by excessive confidence and celebration and an unbearably inflated ego. He says this syndrome leads to “an undignified belief that you’re bigger than yourself and the […]

in Marketing - 08 Dec, 2015
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Credit Image:Verily Official Website | Enhanced by Entrepreneur Alphabet Inc’s life sciences unit, which was previously a part of the tech company’s Google X research and development unit, has picked Verily as its new name as it seeks more visibility in the fast-growing medical technology sector. The name change follows Google’s transition to the parent […]

in Marketing - 08 Dec, 2015
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Credit Image:Ken Blaze | USA Today Sports | Enhanced by Entrepreneur Nike has signed NBA star LeBron James to a lifetime deal, the company said Monday. The sneaker giant did not disclose the terms of the agreement, but sources told CNBC it is the biggest in Nike’s history. In a statement, Nike said its relationship […]

in Recruiting - 08 Dec, 2015
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credit Image:NASA on The Commons | Flickr Calling all space nerds: NASA is hiring. From Dec. 14 through February 2016, NASA will be accepting applications for its latest class of astronauts. According to the job posting on the NASA site, the government agency “accepts applications for the position of Astronaut Candidate on an as needed basis,” and […]

in Sales - 08 Dec, 2015
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Credit Image:ShutterStock Entrepreneurs, especially at those early-stage startups considering the best way to sell their products and services, should strive to know the power of inside sales, and how much the process has changed over the years due to the advent of virtual tools and technologies. The role of virtually-based inside sales professionals has evolved […]

in Marketing - 08 Dec, 2015
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Credit Image:Eran Sandler | Flickr The early days of any startup are often the most challenging, as gaining ground as an entrepreneur can be difficult without a proven track record of success. Nobody knows this better than Gabriel Weinberg, founder of search engine company DuckDuckGo, whom I recently had the chance to interview. Weinberg told me how, […]

in Marketing - 08 Dec, 2015
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Credit Image:Shutterstock The Success of a startup depends on a brilliant idea as well as an inspiring leader. In fact, most of the times, it leans towards the leader because the ‘idea’ of the startup is taken for granted. For an angel investor or a venture capitalist, ‘idea’ or the business viability is a necessary […]