Resources for learning JavaScript in 2019

Why should you make learning JavaScript a development goal this year? JavaScript, often abbreviated as JS, is a simple, powerful language that runs beneath 95 percent of websites, most likely including yours. It’s the juice that turns a static website into an interactive one, controlling dynamic content, animations, pop-up lightboxes, maps …

Remote work apps to keep you productive, creative and connected on the move

For many, being a digital nomad means having the freedom to roam, running your business and delivering assignments or projects while exploring the weirdest and most wonderful pockets of our fair planet. And if you can make it work as a digital nomad, this is true, in abundance. But if …

Guerilla marketing: Promotional ideas that are too crazy to work but do

The word “crazy” isn’t usually a good thing. But when it comes to marketing, sometimes crazy is exactly what you need. Increasingly, guerilla marketing is gaining traction as a way to promote products and services in nontraditional, even outrageous, ways. For instance, a few years ago, one of my clients had …

The SaaS VC gap: China & other markets trail the US

Jason Rowley Contributor Jason Rowley is a venture capital and technology reporter for Crunchbase News. More posts by this contributor International growth, primarily in China, fuels the VC market today Corporate venture investment climbs higher throughout 2018 Chinese startups rule the roost when it comes to total reported venture dollars …

Over a third of workers are anxious about the impact of automation

A significant number (37 per cent) of workers (11 million people) in the UK worry their job will change for the worse and 23 per cent (7 million people) are concerned that their current job may no longer be needed, claims a survey into the impact of automation over the …

Time is Money: Are You Properly Delegating Tasks to Maximize Your Productivity?

When you own your own business, time is money. Learning how to effectively delegate is the key to leveraging yourself and increasing your value and profits. Being able to delegate tasks allows you to increase your productivity and is one of the most important management skills. Effectively learning how to …

5 kinds of Facebook content for your bowling alley marketing plan

If you aren’t using Facebook for your bowling alley marketing, now is the time to start. Every day, consumers are looking online for a local business just like yours for their next happy hour, tournament, birthday party or team building event. You need to stand out on social media so they choose …

Google lays outs narrow “EU election advertiser” policy ahead of 2019 vote

Google has announced its plan for combating election interference in the European Union, ahead of elections next May when up to 350 million voters across the region will vote to elect 705 Members of the European Parliament. In a blog post laying out a narrow approach to democracy-denting disinformation, Google …

Cybersecurity Framework – Cutting Through the Complexity

Hopefully you spent the holidays with family and friends instead of reading the latest publication “Framework for Improving Critical Infrastructure Cybersecurity” Version 1.1 Draft 2 published by National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) on December 5, 2017. If you read it, like I did, kudos! I am not saying …

BitTorrent’s uTorrent Web passes 1 million daily active users

BitTorrent today announced that its latest creation, uTorrent Web, has passed 1 million daily active users. Although uTorrent Web had been available in beta for years, the web-based torrent client was finally released as a stable version exactly a month ago, on September 4. It’s not fair to say that …

The Newest Frontrunner for Amazon’s HQ2 Is a Pricey DC Suburb. Here’s What to Know About Crystal City

Could the search for Amazon’s much-hyped HQ2 finally be coming to a close? The Seattle-based company has been on the hunt for a new home — or homes — for more than a year. If a new report is correct, it may have found one in Crystal City, Va. As …

Working parents would like more flexible working, but most don’t have the option

According to new research commissioned by McDonald’s UK, working parents want to move to a more flexible working culture, but around three quarters simply don’t have it as an option. The study was conducted over the summer by YouGov with 1,100 parents across the country. The research found that over …

Employers must take better action to avoid sick building syndrome

Sick building syndrome is a collective term to describe when occupants of a specific building suffer from a related illness. Problems can either be localised to a specific room or more widespread throughout a building. The symptoms can manifest as headaches, blocked or runny noses, skin irritations, sore eyes or …

What is DocuSign and how can it improve the way you do business?

Despite living in the modern digital age, many of our workflows and daily business necessities are still built on a foundation of paper-based and manual processes. For example, when most small businesses want to close a deal with a partner, they often still rely on physical contract signatures — even …

4 steps to use social media to attract new customers to your salon or spa

Are you using social media to attract new customers to your salon or spa? Almost 90 percent of marketers say their social media marketing efforts have increased exposure for their business, and 75 percent of marketers say social media has increased traffic, according to Small Business Trends. You can see …

Why are graduates favouring Manchester over London?

The economic performance of UK cities is increasingly dependent on the skills of their workforce. Cities across the UK face the challenge of both attracting and retaining high-skilled talent. The Great British Brain Drain investigates migration within the UK, specifically within cities. It finds that many university cities lose their …

Project44 raises $45 million to grow its predictive visibility platform for shippers

Project44, a real-time “visibility” platform that lets companies such as logistics firms track their shipments of goods, has raised $45 million in a round of funding led by Sapphire Ventures, with participation from Insight Venture Partners, 8VC, Chicago Ventures, Emergence Capital, Omidyar Technology Ventures, OpenView Venture Partners…Read More Source: Venture Beat Republished …

Importance of Profit and Loss Statements of Your Business

Business fundamentals that are very important to your success in business involve the financial side of your venture. This is the profit and the loss. Balance sheet and cash flow statements are the two important statements that help in evaluating the progress of the business each month, but the profit …

ONS says Ill health and caring duties biggest barriers to work for older people

The two most important barriers to working for those in their 50s and early to mid-60s are health and caring; according to the latest analysis from the ONS. Living longer: Fitting it all in – working, caring and health in later life, advises that although people in their 50s and …

Star Infranet CEO Anand Mishra Embraces New Challenges in Web Development

An increasing number of entrepreneurs are turning to web services to make their mark in their respective industries. Although many companies are offering web development services, only a few can match the reputation Star Infranet has gained over the years. Founder and CEO, Anand Mishra, has witnessed the countless changes …