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10 steps to the perfect social media marketing strategy

Having a social media strategy can help you improve your brand’s performance on social media platforms. Although it may sound daunting, putting …

Here Are the Benefits of Multiple LLCs or Corporations for Your Businesses

Entrepreneurs running several companies under one LLC may benefit from creating multiple corporations.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>What kinds of traits do entrepreneurs share? They're driven to succeed. They're not afraid to try, experiment and fail. They love to …

Small Business

To Attract The Best, First Understand Why They Leave

Do you know why your best employees have left you?<p>In today’s ultra-tight labor market, the right answer is vital if you hope to build a competitive workforce.<p>Rock star employees have more options than ever before. If you don’t identify – and then correct – why good people depart, you could suddenly …

Amazon is now selling home security services, including installations and no monthly fees

Amazon’s made a slew of acquisitions in the area of smart home services, and now it’s offering a product that brings them together under one roof — your roof.<p>Amazon has quietly launched a portal offering home security services — which include all the equipment you would need and in-person visits …

Smart Homes

How A Millennial Entrepreneur Built A Learning Platform With A $134m Valuation

Want to get paid to teach an online course in cake decorating, feng shui or how to fly a drone? Increasingly, instructors are turning to Teachable, a New York-based startup run by Ankur Nagpal, 29. Most of Teachable’s teacher-customers pay $99 a month to use the company’s software platform, where …

The big conversations on AI and design at SXSW 2018 | Digital McKinsey

March 16, 2018 – <i>by Jason Napolitano</i><p>As thousands descended upon South by Southwest (SXSW) this year to catch a glimpse of the interactive industry’s …

The 8 Best Side Hustle Jobs for 2018

Put a little more cash in your pocket<p>Updated April 18, 2018<p>One of the best ways to pay off debt faster, boost your savings or make some overall …

10 Gmail extensions that can boost your productivity

E-mail plug-ins you didn't know you needed but really do.<p>There’s a reason Gmail has become so popular — it’s free, it’s easy to use and it keeps evolving. To top it all off, Gmail offers even more improvements through the use of extensions, which are optional, user-installed upgrades that add new …

Productivity

Meet Lumi, the Los Angeles startup that just raised $9 million for a packaging business

It’s not every chief executive who wakes up in the morning to a view of their office door across the parking lot from the Airstream trailer they call home, but Jesse Genet isn’t every CEO.<p>Genet is the co-founder and chief executive of Lumi, a Los Angeles-based startup that supplies the packaging …

MIT’s new chip could bring neural nets to battery-powered gadgets

MIT researchers have developed a chip designed to speed up the hard work of running neural networks, while also reducing the power consumed when doing so dramatically – by up to 95 percent, in fact. The basic concept involves simplifying the chip design so that shuttling of data between different …

The hottest iPhone and Android accessory we’ve covered in 2018 so far is only $37 on Amazon

Thousands and thousands of our readers have picked up a Depstech WiFi Borescope Inspection Camera based on our coverage, making it the most popular …

Intel is making smart glasses that actually look good

Exclusive first look at Vaunt, which uses retinal projection to put a display in your eyeball<p>The most important parts of Intel’s new Vaunt smart glasses are the pieces that were left out.<p>There is no camera to creep people out, no button to push, no gesture area to swipe, no glowing LCD screen, no …

Tesla is connecting 50,000 homes in Australia to create a power grid

The state of South Australia is taking on a revolutionary project to harness solar energy and power 50,000 homes – but instead of using solar cells at a single location, it’s creating a decentralized network across the state, and Tesla is helping out.<p>The idea is to kit out homes with a 5kW solar …

Tesla

Dynamics' Wallet Card could have niche appeal

<i>This story was delivered to BI Intelligence "Payments Briefing" subscribers hours before appearing on Business Insider. To be the first to know, please click here.</i><p>At CES 2018, card manufacturer Dynamics Inc. launched Wallet Card, a new digital universal Visa-branded card product slated to debut …

FinTech

Tony Robbins and Other Famous Motivational Speakers on How to Capture Anyone's Attention

What you can learn about engaging any audience from Jim Rohn, Amy Purdy Tony Robbins and others.<p>There's more to be learned from great motivational speakers than what it takes to be happy in your work or at home.<p>In addition to finding new ways to improve your life and find passions in your work, you …

Google sold a Home speaker every second since the Mini launch

It's been difficult to gauge how well smart speakers are selling outside of unofficial estimates, but Google just provided a clearer picture. The search firm revealed that it has sold "more than one" Home speaker per second since the Home Mini started shipping on October 19th. If you perform some …

Google Assistant

How to keep a project on track when top performers refuse to participate

Here's what to do when you're faced with a team member you can't work with, but can't work without either.<p>She was a top system programmer who …

A Monte Carlo Simulation Of The S&P 500 For 2018

<i>But as we cannot predict such external influences very well, the only reliable crystal ball is a probabilistic one. - Benoit Mandelbrot</i><p><b>The C-J Monte</b> …

4 Tips For Finding A Career Mentor

If taking your business to the next level is one of your New Year’s Resolutions, finding a good mentor (or a network of mentors) can be the first step. Many experienced entrepreneurs are more than happy to take the time to help someone else learn from their experiences and avoid the mistakes they …

When It Comes to Employee Benefits, The Left Can't Have It Both Ways

In 2017, the popular jobs and recruiting website Glassdoor listed some of the more generous corporate perks on offer in the workplace. Ikea offers up …

Spider silk startup Bolt Threads closes on $123 million in Series D funding

Bolt Threads, the startup making spider silk from microbugs, has raised a giant $123 million Series D round of funding. As we reported in November, an SEC filing showed the company had raised $106 million from Formation 8.<p>Bolt now tells TechCrunch it has added to that amount for this round, …

'Metalens' breakthrough may bring a revolution in camera design

Physicists say wafer-thin device can do the job of today's bulky glass lenses.<p>Physics could soon make it possible to replace those bulky, heavy, glass lenses on cameras with wafer-thin "metalenses" — materials microscopically engineered to focus light at a fraction of the weight and size of …

Nanotech

Google is about to force you to use its new Calendar design

Last October, Google announced a redesigned look and feel for Google Calendar on the desktop. Not everybody loves the design (including me, though some people have told me I’m wrong), but soon your opinion won’t matter because Google is about to upgrade your Calendar to the new design anyway.<p>As the …

GE is making a smart ceiling light and light switch with Alexa and Google Assistant

GE is previewing two new entries to its C by GE line of smart lighting products today that are slated to arrive later this year: a ceiling light and a light switch. While they sound pretty basic on the surface, they both come with one less-than-standard feature — the ability to control Alexa and …

Four Things About Artificial Intelligence That Marketers Need to Keep In Mind In 2018

Farewell 2017, a year in which marketing technology really took off and where both consumers and marketers alike started to experience the potential of artificial intelligence in our daily personal and professional lives. Thanks to our new voice-operated companions Alexa and Siri, and advanced …

Artificial Intelligence

Three million people are staying in Airbnbs over New Year’s. Eight years ago, only 1,400 were.

Airbnb has had a meteoric rise.<p>To understand the growth of Airbnb, look no further than the number of guests who rent out rooms over the New Year’s holiday.<p>More than three million guests are using the service over the holiday this year, according to Airbnb’s CEO Brian Chesky. For consecutive years …

3 Artificial Intelligence Stocks You Shouldn’t Miss

These three tech companies are using AI to boost growth.<p>Artificial intelligence (AI) is gradually becoming a big part of our lives. From automatic …

Artificial Intelligence

How to Become a Data Scientist Without a Degree

This article will explore what it’s like to be a Data Scientist, the skillset required, and how to acquire these skills using mostly free or cheap …

Data Science

5 tips for your new Nest Thermostat

Is a Nest Thermostat ($93 at Amazon.com) your new smart home device? Here are some features you may not know about that can make it even more useful, from voice control and lowering your home's humidity to saving money on heating and cooling.<p>1. Control your Nest Thermostat with your voice<p>There's no …