Idaho school hit with backlash over offensive Trump-inspired costumes

Proving that even Halloween isn’t immune from the political division our country is currently embroiled in, an Idaho school district has issued an apology after it faced stiff backlash to pictures of staffers in pro-Trump, anti-Immigrant costumes for the holiday. In one photo, several staffers are lined up forming a …

Upgrade to a 4K TV this week: Save on Sony, LG, Sharp, Samsung, VIZIO, and more on sale

Looking for a new TV? We’ve gathered the best deals on 4K smart TVs from Amazon, Walmart, Best Buy, and the Samsung Store. If you ever wanted to upgrade to a new 4K TV, now is your chance to save on the top name brands like Sony, LG Electronics, Samsung, …

Want to microdose marijuana? This company is making it easier for you.

It’s rare that you find a company that specifically wants to help you use its product less, especially in the marijuana space. But that’s just what vaporizer maker Pax Labs is delivering in an update to its Pax Era device and app Tuesday: the ability to inhale cannabis in truly …

Employees call for radical new approach to address stress at work

Today marks the start of International Stress Awareness Week, 5th – 9th November 2018, and new research claims that two-thirds of employees (64 percent) have ‘poor’ or ‘below average’ mental wellbeing according to the Short Warwick-Edinburgh Mental Wellbeing Scale (SWEMWBS). The research, conducted by The Stress Management Society and commissioned …

Episode 64 – Leveraging Affiliate Marketing for Massive Growth with Nate Lind

If you’re like me then you’re not overly familiar with affiliate marketing.  It is a bit of a mystery for a lot of us marketers and ecomm entrepreneurs. However it does have some huge positives:  Scalable: Once you attract the right affiliates and have the right offer, you can go …

How To Get A Business Phone Number: 3 Options For The Always-On Entrepreneur

Starting a business involves more than coming up with an idea for a product or service. You need a logo and business cards. Maybe you need a website or a social media page. Entrepreneurs definitely need an email address, phone number, and smartphone. After all, being available to clients and …

Google partners with MotherCoders to bring tech training to moms in New York City

Diversity and inclusion is a topic that all too often starts and ends with white women. MotherCoders, while targeting women, aims to support moms of all backgrounds — whether they be LGBTQ, single and/or people of color. “If you look at our cohorts, they tend to be really represented,” MotherCoders …

Why Trump’s Trade War With China Is So Risky

President Donald Trump’s looming trade war with China ratcheted up so quickly you might have missed it. Over the weekend, Trump engaged in a back-and-forth with the country that ultimately led him to threaten tariffs on $450 billion of Chinese imports. “We have to,” Trump told reporters Friday. “We’ve been …

5 ways to build a strong online presence on a shoestring budget

Wondering how you start to build a strong online presence for your business if you’ve only got a shoestring budget? We’re here to help. When it comes to business, the term “brand” is used quite often — off-brand, brand guidelines, the leading brand, personal brand … you get the idea. …

5 Tips to Applying for a Federal EIN Number

Employer Identification Number (EIN) is a nine-digit number issued by the Internal Revenue Service (IRS), an agency responsible for collecting taxes and enforcing tax laws in the United States. The IRS uses these EIN numbers to track any financial transactions that businesses, partnerships, trusts, estates and individuals carry out for …

The Right Way to Become an Internet Marketing Consultant

Internet marketing is a lucrative business. There are many individuals who are earning substantial revenues by just selling their products or services over the Internet while at the same time endorsing the products or services of other Internet marketers. Revenues are flowing out of different outlets—through affiliate programs, direct product …

Study: How millennial parents are preparing their kids for a life online

As parents, we devote so much time to preparing our kids for the real world, teaching them everything from the ABCs to how to drive. Here at GoDaddy, we’ve noticed that more and more parents are getting a head start on teaching their children about the importance of an online …

Canonical’s Mark Shuttleworth says he has no plans to sell anytime soon

After IBM announced its plans to acquire Red Hat for $34 billion, pundits quickly started speculating about when Red Hat competitors like Suse and Canonical would sell, as well. Canonical founder Mark Shuttleworth, though, doesn’t seem to have any interest in selling — at least for the time being. “I …

Bag Week 2018: Chrome’s BLCKCHRM Bravo 2.0 backpack is a burly, stylish beast

If you needed to pick a bag to have your back in a street fight, you should probably choose Chrome’s Bravo 2.0. I tested a version of this pack from the company’s higher-end BLCKCHRM line. The BLCKCHRM version of the Bravo 2.0 replaces the normal pack’s 1050 denier nylon exterior with …

Live Chat Is Changing How Dealerships Generate Leads

There are few industries as competitive as the automotive industry, and with so many different brands and makes of cars on the market, dealerships need to provide as many different ways for potential customers to get in touch as possible. The days when most buyers’ first point of contact with …