New training initiative helps firms address mental health and wellbeing

Mental ill-health is responsible for almost 13 percent of all sickness absence days in the UK, while it has been shown that UK businesses could save up to £8 billion per year through better support in the workplace. To empower workers and employers across the country, iHASCO has launched a …

Lyft launches default tipping, rating protections and more to keep drivers happy

Until autonomous vehicles are here, ride-hailing companies like Lyft and Uber have to attract and retain human drivers if they hope to sustain their businesses. Lyft announced Thursday a half dozen new driver-friendly features, from default tipping and in-trip tipping to ways to protect their ratings and an events planner. …

GoDaddy Q&A with Plant the Future founder Paloma Teppa

GoDaddy is honored to partner with Plant the Future founder Paloma Teppa for our “Make the world you want campaign” — empowering makers to change your world if it doesn’t quite fit you. In the Little River Arts District of Miami, Florida, you’ll find a shop rooted in whimsy, art …

Gillmor Gang: Nation State

https://techcrunch.com/wp-content/themes/techcrunch-2017/features/shortcodes/vidible-callback-js.php?id=0 The Gillmor Gang — Keith Teare, Esteban Kolsky, Frank Radice, Michael Markman, and Steve Gillmor . Recorded live Saturday November 17, 2018. Democracy saved, fiat currency, and Facebook rope-a-dope. Produced and directed by Tina Chase Gillmor @tinagillmor @kteare, @ekolsky, @fradice, @mickeleh, @stevegillmor Liner Notes Live chat stream The Gillmor …

Web Design Agencies: Are You Using These Life-saving Tools & Resources?

This sponsored article was provided by our content partner, BAW Media. Thank you for supporting the partners who make SitePoint possible. Digital design technology is forever changing. Design trends come, and design trends go. Some design tools keep pace with the latest trends, and some don't. An effective way to …

Smarten Up Your Office With The JBL Link 300 Voice-Activated Speaker With Built-In Google Assistant

Many home-based entrepreneurs love listening to music throughout the workday, as it helps keep them motivated and focused on the tasks at hand. Business owners are also always looking for new ways to make their offices more efficient, in turn enhancing their own productivity. Now, there is a whole new …

Why Ecommerce Businesses Should Sell on Walmart Instead of Amazon

Small business owners are faced with a difficult decision when it comes to reaching a larger audience online: either they can invest valuable resources in marketing in order to drive customers to their ecommerce store, or they can opt to sell on marketplaces where customers go already. There are several …