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Disney to invest in more original content for Hulu, expand service internationally

In addition to plans to launch its own Netflix rival, Disney+, next year, the company says it also plans to increase investment in its other streaming service, Hulu. Thanks its buyout of 21st Century Fox, Disney now own 60 percent of the TV streaming service, which it gives it “considerable …

It’s better for you to be busy + A new era for commercial property? + Changing behaviour by design

  In this week’s Newsletter; The commercial property sector heads off in a new direction; why busier people tend to look after themselves more; executives love Big Data but have no idea what to do with it; procrastination isn’t all bad – read why right now, don’t put it off; changing …

Survey claims increased levels of productivity amongst flexible workers

Flexible workers claim to work more effectively than those working a traditional ‘nine-to-five’, with a quarter of respondents (27 percent) in a recent poll saying they work longer hours in their new flexible working routine than they did when they worked normal office hours. The research, which was commissioned by …

Things You Should Consider Before Selling Your House to a Real Estate Investor

A significant number of you have presumably observed a “We Buy Houses with CASH” or “We Buy Houses FAST” signs while driving around town. However, if you are like many other homeowners, this might be your first experience of managing or dealing with investors. Without previous experience, selling a house …

Terrifying video shows people escaping the treacherous California wildfire

A horrifying new video illuminates the dangers of the Camp Fire in Northern California. The video shared on Facebook by Brynn Parott Chatfield documents their drive through the fire as they attempt to evacuate from their hometown of Paradise.  SEE ALSO: Intense videos show the Camp Fire ravaging Northern California …

Death of Club 18-30: How Changing Millennial Tastes Are Affecting Businesses

As the millennial generation grows, so do the demands they place on businesses. This is having a major impact on the business world. Failure to adapt to millennials’ demands can often mean the death of many corporations. What went wrong with Club 18-30? Founded in the 1960’s, Club 18-30 was …

Freebie: Cute User Avatar Icon Set (50 Icons, SVG & PNG)

Designed by our friends at Freepik, these fantastic free cute avatar icons can be used as the default user images or personas of a community-driven service or even utilized in the comment section of your site. By editing the SVG source files templates, you can also create your own personalized …

Should I be a Landlord or a Passive Real Estate Investor?

    Hey everyone, I’m on vacation this week and we have a guest post from Amy Kirsch, RealtyShares Vice President of Investor Sales and Client Success. Today, she’ll share her experience with being a landlord and a passive real estate investor. See which one she likes better. I’ll be back next …

5 Simple Ways to Promote Your Franchise Business

5 Simple Ways to Promote Your Franchise Business Looking for improved profits? Here are five uncomplicated ways to bring your franchise business to the favorable attention of more people. Choosing to become a franchise business owner can be an exciting foray as an entrepreneur. You can build your own business …

Proven strategies to help you stay safe online

The web can be a virtual minefield of security risks. Your online presence is vulnerable to attack from hackers, bots and spam, among other nuisances. I’m sure you’ve seen the headlines in recent years of major corporations having their networks and websites hacked. It’s big news whenever this happens to …