Posts Tagged ‘entrepreneur’

These Online Programs Will Make You Rethink How You Can Improve Your Business Skills

Amanda Bowman | August 7th, 2017

With time and attention scarce, it’s difficult for entrepreneurs and small business owners to upgrade or learn new skills. There are, of course, millions of published articles and blog posts about entrepreneurship, business, finance, and management. But many of these articles are noisy and few offer real, actionable insights that can help you make better […]

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10 Best Cities in the United States for Startups and Entrepreneurs

Amanda Bowman | July 31st, 2017

Silicon Valley has dominated the U.S. startup ecosystem for many decades. Despite repeated efforts, only a few cities outside the Valley (New York and Boston) have historically had the critical mix of funding, network, and talent to fuel vibrant startup centers. But this is becoming less true today, as more and more entrepreneurs find their way across […]

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6 Ways User Interface and User Experience Design Can Help Your Business

Amanda Bowman | July 24th, 2017

A smooth, visually appealing experience with your business’s website or mobile app is an important element in creating happy, loyal customers. Big businesses may have an advantage because of their existing brand awareness and their larger marketing budgets, but that doesn’t mean small businesses and startups can’t compete with them. In some ways, smaller companies […]

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Twitter Link Roundup #302 – Terrific Reads for Small Business, Entrepreneurs, Marketers, and Designers!

Amanda Bowman | July 21st, 2017

Einstein. Leonardo. Curie. The earth is occasionally graced with a mind so brilliant, all the rest of us can do is appreciate their unparalleled gifts to the world. Science offers us clues as to how a genius is born, but the truth is, we still don’t completely understand how those extraordinary brains were created. National […]

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7 Proven Ways to Improve Customer Service

Amanda Bowman | July 17th, 2017

In most situations, a customer’s only direct human contact with a company is through the company’s customer service team. Usually, the customer isn’t happy about something and needs help. As a result, whether you run a Fortune 100 company or a small business, it’s critical to have great customer service people on your team. With increasing […]

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Twitter Link Roundup #301 – Terrific Reads for Small Business, Entrepreneurs, Marketers, and Designers!

Amanda Bowman | July 14th, 2017

As emoji have become more popular, they have impacted our culture’s psychology and language. Thousands of year ago, people communicated solely through symbols. Will this happen again in our future? What do the way we see and use emoji say about us, individually and as a society? The Emoji Ligature Rorschach test might reveal something about […]

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