How to use discounts and coupons to increase eCommerce revenue

As an eCommerce business owner, you already have a lot on your plate — from making sure orders are fulfilled to managing day-to-day operations. On top of that, you also have to take care of common headaches associated with running a website, so it’s no wonder that you want to …

Meet the Bros Behind /r/WallStreetBets, Who Lose Hundreds of Thousands of Dollars in a Day—And Brag About It

This summer, Danny Cao logged on to Reddit with some big news to share: He had just lost more than $180,000. A few days before, the 24-year-old software engineer had gone onto a popular section of the site known as /r/wallstreetbets to claim he had just placed an enormous wager …

Lack of flexible working means people miss major life events

A new survey claims that 67 percent of employees have missed major life events due to a lack of flexible working within their organisation. The survey conducted by Liberty Mind, was commissioned to explore the impacts on employees who do not have the opportunity of flexible working. From those surveyed …

Translating startup-speak for the corporate buyer

Perry Hewitt Contributor Share on Twitter Perry Hewitt works at the intersection of marketing, technology, and mission-driven organizations. Startups salivate at the prospect of entering the enterprise – and for good reason. The enterprise is rife with legacy systems and circuitous processes that frustrate employees and hinder results — and …

How to Build Passive Income Through Real Estate

Some might be looking to create multiple revenue streams to diversify their monthly incomes. Others may be looking toward retirement and realizing they’ve saved too little. Whichever the reason, creating passive income is one of the most important steps towards financial freedom. With passive income, you possibly could live the …

Converting Visitors into Subscribers into Customers

How to Grow a Blog Converting Visitors into Subscribers into Customers Steven Briggs, Technology Content Specialist @ Article-Writing.co Getting people to read your blog is one thing, but what about turning these readers into subscribers? Or to take things one step further, turning your subscribers into customers? After all, many …

Understanding Renaud Laplanche’s next Upgraded act

Renaud Laplanche spent ten years building LendingClub. In the process, he created an industry from scratch. Circumventing conventional banking channels for consumer credit began in 1996 when Chris Larsen started E-LOAN, which ultimately led to Prosper Marketplace. But LendingClub, which Laplanche founded in 2007, was and remains the poster child …

5 women digital nomads run their empires from their laptops

When you see articles and social media posts about digital nomads, the image portrayed tends to be of millennial men. But a recent FlexJobs survey of 500 digital nomads found that the average nomad was actually a married female GenXer — a full 70 percent were women digital nomads! So we …

Modeling Alex Cora’s Approach to Create Your Championship Company Culture

You would think that creating a championship culture is easy with athletes making multi-millions of dollars each season. But, in my experience, it is just as hard creating a championship culture in that environment as it is creating it in your company. Baseball managers have to deal with players that …

What’s the difference between Amazon advertising and paid ads on Google and Facebook?

There’s no escaping the war that’s heating up between the three giants of online advertising. Yet you as a small business advertiser need to figure out how to make the most of them to sell more products and services. Understanding how they’re different and where each excels will help you …

6 Reasons That Made Me Start a Home-Based Online Business

The first established business I started was a brick-and-mortar fast moving consumer goods business. My business premise was far away from the house, and I spent more than an hour every day commuting. Soon after starting, I applied a couple of marketing strategies I learned from Brian Tracy’s The Psychology …

5 Mistakes To Avoid When Creating Your Foreign Amazon Listing

6 Mistakes To Avoid When Creating Your Foreign Amazon Listing   Today we are going to let you in on a little secret: Amazon Foreign Product Listings. If you’re already selling on Amazon and making money, then is perhaps the easiest way to scale your sales super quick. Creating foreign …

Building a culture of creativity that unites the physical and digital workplace

Agreeing on the definition of creativity is no easy task, as it can mean a whole range of different things to different people. To some, creativity means painting a beautiful picture or creating a unique sculpture, while for others it might mean writing a catchy tagline, developing a new business …

Powerful Branding Lessons from the World’s Best Brands

I want to let you in on a secret. Small businesses and startups can learn important branding lessons from successful, multinational companies. Branding is about experience and emotion and the psychology of branding doesn’t care about company size. A brand is the sum total of the experience your customers and …

Can Your Business Be an Expression of Your Joy? For Sure It Can!

I love the expression, “do what you love, and you will never work a day in your life.” I just was reminded about that expression yesterday while watching an interview with DJ and hip-hop promoter Ed Lover from Atlanta. He was being featured on the Oprah Network’s “Where are they …

Asian firms have more focused digital vision than European counterparts

For any business looking to remain competitive, having a cohesive, well-defined digital vision and the strategy to properly implement it is essential. However, new research by PerformanceWorks and Bridges Business Consultancy claims that just 51 per cent of European organisations have a digital vision for the future, compared to 60 …

Are Security Cameras Really Worth It? When You Need One and When You Don’t

The good news is that, unlike in the past, everyone from almost any walk of life can typically afford a security camera to guard either their exterior or interior spaces. But just because they are now an option for the general population, that doesn’t mean that everyone should have or …

What is spyware? A guide to spyware detection, prevention and removal

Spyware is a major thorn in the side of any business, as even businesses that have never experienced this type of malware have to be constantly vigilant with the right spyware detector and spyware removal tools at their disposal. Today, we will help you answer the question “what is spyware” …

Progressively Enhanced CSS Layouts: Floats to Flexbox & Grid

It can be difficult to achieve complex yet flexible and responsive grid layouts. Various techniques have evolved over the years but most, such as faux columns, were hacks rather than robust design options. Most of these hacks were built on top of the CSS float property. When the flexbox layout …

5 Ways to Save While Starting a Residential Painting Company

Looking to implement your talent for painting into a lucrative business? Starting a new venture requires careful planning of logistics and finances. Avoid taking a hit to your bank account by following these 5 tips for saving your dough. 5. Hire Subcontractors There is some debate over whether or not …