5 Insanely Important Tips for Students Looking to Start Their Own Businesses

In the past, college students would open up brick and mortar locations to start their businesses. What is interesting though is the shift in how many of the new stores are internet based versus brick and mortar locations. Internet based businesses are quickly gaining popularity over local locations. And it …

How to Replace Redux with React Hooks and the Context API

The most popular way for handling shared application state in React is using a framework such as Redux. Quite recently, the React team introduced several new features which include React Hooks and the Context API. These two features effectively eliminated a lot of challenges that developers of large React projects …

Do You Need to Know React as a WordPress Developer?

This article on whether you need to know React as a WordPress developer was originally published by Torque Magazine, and is reproduced here with permission. The new WordPress content editing system Gutenberg will be powering the WordPress post editor in WordPress 5.0. Gutenberg is a “block-based” editor. When creating content, …

5 top women-focused venture capital financing options in the Midwest

The next leg of our series on women-focused venture capital firms — which has already trekked to venture capital firms for women on the East Coast and female VC firms on the West Coast — takes us to the Midwest. What does Midwestern venture capital financing look like? Victor Gutwein, …

Chappy, the Bumble-backed dating app for gay men, inks partnership with GLAAD

Chappy, the dating app for gay men, has today announced a partnership with GLAAD. As part of the partnership, Chappy will make a donation to GLAAD for each conversation initiated on the dating app, from now throughout 2019. The company won’t disclose the amount of the donation, but said that …

FuboTV says nearly 250K subscribers have signed up for its TV streaming service

While it may not have the name recognition of some other live TV streaming services, fuboTV says it’s been growing quickly — it was “approaching” 250,000 paid subscribers in September, more than doubling the 100,000 subscribers it had a year ago. For the entire third quarter, fuboTV says it saw …

How to create a security incident response plan

Editor’s Note: This article was originally published on August 25, 2015. It was updated on August 9, 2018. A security incident response plan documents the steps that must be taken immediately upon discovering a security incident. A security incident is a loss of data, corruption of data, or the discovery …

Great 4K TVs on sale: Save on Sony, LG, VIZIO, Samsung, and more this weekend

November’s grey skies call for cuddling up under piles of blankets and watching hours of TV. (Don’t argue — you know we’re right.) Get the most out of your hibernation by investing in a new 4K TV. Of course, we’d never expect you to pay full price for it (or …

Sonita Alizadeh narrowly avoided being a child bride. Now she raps about ending forced marriage.

Several years ago, Sonita Alizadeh’s parents were considering selling her into marriage in order to pay for her older brother’s bride. Alizadeh, an Afghan refugee who was living in Iran at the time, dreamt instead of getting an education.  While such conflict plays out for millions of girls around the …

Larger organisations will become main adopters of flexible workspace this year

Corporations are this year set to become the driving force within the flexible workspace industry as the way they view their office portfolios continues to change, according to research by Instant Offices. The flexible workspace sector has ridden the crest of a wave for the past five years with global …

Podcast: Tips to Making 2018 a Kinder Year – Interview with Life Coach Edith Paul

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How Minimally-Invasive Procedures Are Changing the Cosmetic Surgery Market

Many business owners question exactly how their business can adapt to changes in the cosmetic surgery market. After all, the cosmetic surgery market will never cease to expand, and with new technologies being revealed on a regular basis, keeping up with these changes and adapting to them can be challenging …

How to respond to 5 negotiation tactics to save the sale

Sometimes buyers work with sellers with a win-win or partner approach. But even when they do, they might throw in negotiation tactics just to get you to lower the price or get more for themselves. Sometimes buyers have a selective memory and forget what they agreed to already. Sometimes buyers …

An NPR Host Who’s Interviewed Thousands of People Over 45 Years Has the Only Icebreaker You’ll Ever Need, and It’s Just 4 Words

Terry Gross, the host of NPR’s “Fresh Air,” has interviewed thousands of people over the course of her 45-year career in radio. So if anyone would know how to start a conversation with a stranger, it’s her. Gross told Jolie Kerr at The New York Times that her go-to icebreaker …

Building DApps with Ethereum: Creating, Deploying TNS Tokens

In part 1 of this tutorial series on building DApps with Ethereum, we bootstrapped two versions of a local blockchain for development: a Ganache version, and a full private PoA version. In this part, we’ll dive right into it and build and deploy our TNS token — the token users …

The Lies People Tell You About Landing Freelance Gigs Online

A study from Payoneer found that the average freelancer makes $39,000. That’s… not great, if we’re being honest. It’s lower than most salaries in major U.S. cities for design, development, and other creative work. Taxes and insurance alone would cut that number in half. That means while many freelancers can …

Quick GDPR checklist: A latecomer’s guide to complying with the General Data Protection Regulation

Why are we offering up a quick GDPR checklist? Well, given that 98 percent of EU-based companies were not GDPR-compliant when the EU’s new General Data Protection Regulation launched on May 25, it likely means many more business based in the United States aren’t either. Even if your business is located …

A third of accountancy professionals feel stressed at work

Accountancy has joined the legal profession in a developing mental health epidemic within their respective workplaces. Recent studies found that just over a third (37 percent) of solicitors feel stressed by work, striking a worrying comparison between themselves and accountants. The accountancy profession is in the grip of a mental …

What Is Driving More Renters versus Home Owners in 2018?

Jason Professional Photo To find out what is driving more renters versus home owners in the U.S., we interviewed Real Estate Investor, Lender, Developer and Entrepreneur Jason Hartman. While owning a home used to be a priority for most Americans, more are choosing to rent in 2018, and this trend …

Meatspace, cyberspace, the uncertainty of expertise and some other stuff

  The sign that somebody knows their stuff about a subject is often that whatever they say about it is full of questions, equivocations and caveats. They’ll often start out by saying things are complicated in mitigation of their opinion on a particular topic. They’ll say there are no silver …