Darth Vader and Elvis spotted on the International Space Station

Some 250 miles above Earth, the Halloween spirit is in impressive, weightless form. After spending 147 days in space, the three crewmembers currently aboard the International Space Station decided to have a little Halloween fun, high above the planet.  European astronaut Alexander Gerst — who is typically a geophysicist and …

3 ways to engage your employees in social media marketing

Running a company profile on the major social media platforms is a smart move, since any task that helps you win traffic is worthwhile. However, to really expand your reach and visibility and maximize your gains, you’ll want to get every employee on your team involved in social media. The …

This Plant-Based Ultra Race Runner is Striving For Healthy Change

After receiving heart attack risk news, Nate the Vegan Cable Guy went plant-based. Vegan? That was the last designation I ever thought I would use for myself. I mean, how the heck could I? My former self was an aggregation of beer drinking guy, pack a day smoking dude, and …

How to start a marketing agency: 7 secrets for an industry-leading company

Before the rise of the internet, agencies like Wieden+Kennedy ran the marketing scene. It was tough to break through. You couldn’t just ask your favorite search engine how to start a marketing agency. You had to have connections and be in the right place at the right time. Today though, …

Government sets out plans to reduce work related ill health

The UK government has opened a consultation on ill health in the workplace which looks at issues such as workplace modifications, the right to request flexible working and interventions from employers. It claims that more could be done on the issue, especially for people with disabilities or long term health …

Amazon is letting users choose the day packages are delivered

Amazon Day looks like one of those options you’ll wonder how you ever managed to live without. The new feature, which is currently being tested for select Prime users, offers up a choice of deliver day during the check out process. In addition to the standard options (one and two …

Employees reveal truth about company culture

Organizations must do more to engage with their people and meet their personal expectations if they want a positive work culture, highlights a new research white paper by leading HR and payroll supplier, MHR.  ‘Company Culture: Don’t Just Throw Money at The Issue’ explores the real experience of UK employees and …

14 startup resources for female founders

If you are a female entrepreneur, there’s one thing you should always remember: You are not alone. Whether it’s a funding program or a networking opportunity, take advantage of the many startup resources geared just for you. According to the American Express State Of Women-Owned Businesses Report, from 2017 to …