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4 Top Small Business Dashboards That Will Help You Succeed

As an SME, you need all the help you can get. The resources available to you are never enough, and time is limited, so you need to be able to make …

Small Business

New Drug Treatments May Be on the Horizon for IBD

Researchers are examining two drugs used to treat other ailments to see if they’re effective for people with inflammatory bowel disease.<p>For people …

New machine will provide doctors a less invasive way to monitor Crohn's, colitis patients

A Saskatchewan doctor is introducing a new technology that may reduce the number of invasive diagnostic procedures that patients with Crohn’s Disease …

10 CEOs Reveal the Apps That Can Make You More Productive

And reclaim your sanity.<p>For many, modern-day work life means 24/7 connectivity, a constant barrage of emails and meetings, and the feeling you’re …

Before Building Brand Awareness, You Need to Assess Brand Value. Here's How to Do Both.

Imagine you're planning one of those epic cross-country road trips with your family. The group has picked out the various stops and activities along …

The Colorful Secrets Behind the World's Greatest Branding [Infographic]

If you've ever heard me speak at a conference or read my marketing articles, you know I'm all about the unicorns.<p>I'm usually talking about unicorns …

Boost Your Sales Conversions With 1 Ridiculously Easy Method You Can Try Today

Immediately increase your sales conversions with this simple and easy technique you can try right now.<p>It's clear that we're moving rapidly towards an era of complete transparency in the business world. We can now see into the "windows" of companies through review sites and social media, and it …

9 science-backed books that could change your life for the better in 2018

This year, like every year, most of us are trying to get more done, be happier, and have better relationships. Given the high levels of burnout across professions (50% by some accounts), we all could use some tools for higher efficiency and better self-care. The good news is that these 9 books …

Self Compassion

Become a data science prodigy with these online courses that are 95% off

Love doesn't make the world go 'round — data does.<p>In most — if not all — industries, people who have a profound understanding of big data and …

Work From Home 2018: The Top 100 Companies For Remote Jobs

With mobile devices and videoconferencing technology becoming more widespread, telecommuting jobs are also becoming more common. They’re also highly coveted because they tend to offer greater work-life balance. The downside is that many such offers turn out to be too good to be true.<p>FlexJobs, a …

List-Worthy

How to Build a Million-Dollar Company in 1 Year--With No Funding

There's no set recipe--but there are a few rules of thumb to follow.<p>In August 2015 a popular virtual assistant (VA) company, Zirtual, announced it was shutting down--leaving behind nearly 2,500 clients and 400 employees. At the time, I was already deeply ingrained in the productivity space and …

Enhanced understanding of the microbiome is helping medicine

WHEN, at the turn of the century, the first human genomes were sequenced, many biologists felt they had had delivered into their hands the keys to …

Microbiome

Palatin to start clinical development of UC candidate PL-8177; shares up 6% premarket

Palatin Technologies (NYSEMKT:PTN) is up 6% premarket on average volume on the heels of its announcement that the FDA has signed off on its IND …

Clinical Trials

3 Reasons Accelerator Programs are a Must for Entrepreneurs

An accelerator program is like a boot camp for early-stage ventures. They usually last anywhere from three to six months to help accelerate a …

Goal-Tracking And Self-Improvement App Lift Adds Personal Coaching, Raises $1.1M More

Lift, the mobile app incubated by Twitter co-founders’ Obvious Corp., launched last year to help people build healthier habits and achieve their goals by offering a simple way to track your progress while supported by a social community who provide pushes, motivation and positive reinforcement to …

With $2.5M In Seed Funding, Digit Saves Money For You So You Don’t Have To Think About It

Over the years we’ve seen the emergence of a number of personal finance apps, most of which have been designed to help users create budgets, better understand their finances, and make positive decisions with their money.<p>Those apps were great for the small percentage of users who were already …

EyeEm Launches Open Edit, Letting You See How Pros Edit Their Photos

Photosharing startup EyeEm has launched version 5.0 of its mobile app on iOS and Android, bringing a slew of changes to its editing system that make it easier to get your photos looking like the shots curated from professionals.<p>The centerpiece of the new system is a new feature called Open Edit. …

Expect Labs Raises $13M To Give Apps Better Voice Controls

TechCrunch Startup Battlefield alum Expect Labs has raised a $13 million in a Series A round led by IDG Ventures, USAA that also included Samsung, Intel, Telefonica, and others.<p>The last time I wrote about Expect Labs, they had raised an undisclosed amount from In-Q-Tel, the secretive investment arm …

First Opinion Raises $6 Million In Series A From Polaris Partners To Help You Text Your Doctor

Mobile doctor visits startup First Opinion has gained $6 million in Series A funding, led by early-stage health investors Polaris Partners. Previous investors contributing to this round include True Ventures, Felicis Ventures, Scrum Ventures and Monashees Capital.<p>A seed round of $2.6 million brings …

Mixpanel grabs $65M from Andreessen Horowitz to fund acquisitions and an R&D team

<i>Update at 9:46 a.m. Pacific: Corrected to $65 million.</i><p>Mixpanel, the little wonder of A/B testing, has raised a staggering $65 million in new funding.<p>Raised entirely from existing investor Andreessen Horowitz at a $865 million post-money valuation, the new round comes a whole two-and-a-half years …

Social Cloud Storage Platform Hive.im Raises $500,000 In Seed Funding

The cloud storage business is already crowded, with leading competitors including Dropbox, Google Drive, iCloud, Box, and OneDrive. Hive.im, which just came out of beta, is one of the latest entrants in the space, but it hopes to stand out by turning cloud storage into a social experience. In other …

Appcues, Now Backed By $1.2M, Lets Anyone Personalize A Product Experience Without Writing Code

When done well, user onboarding – meaning the initial experience a customer has when adopting a new product or service for the first time – can increase the chances that a user sticks around to become a loyal, engaged customer for a company, ultimately impacting its bottom line. A startup focused …