Kathryn Hawkins

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What being a VC taught me about leading a company

For many startup CEOs, the company they’re running is their first real business experience. Take Mark Zuckerberg, for example, who dropped out of Harvard to found Facebook, or Evan Spiegel, the Stanford dropout behind the wheel at SnapChat. Many young CEOs are guided largely by passion and instinct …

The Pros and Cons of Pop-Up Restaurants

Pop-up restaurants — where customers enjoy a meal in a non-traditional, non-licensed venue—have been trendy for a couple of years now. Creative …

Study Says Aging Population Won’t Hurt Insurance Rates

Today, approximately 30 million drivers in the United States are 65 or older. By 2030, that number will nearly double to 57 million, according to the …

Using Content Marketing To Kickstart Early-Stage Startup Growth

So you’ve got a startup business. Maybe you’ve already been through an accelerator program, and you’ve gotten some bites from investors. You’ve …

Family Succession Planning: What Happens When Parents Won't Let Go

<b>By Sabrina Parsons, CEO, Palo Alto Software, Eugene, Ore.</b><br>My parents made me the CEO of our family business, Palo Alto Software, on the eve of the …

13 Ways to Eat More Bacon

Metallica’s tour rider notes: BACON VERY IMPORTANT THAT BACON BE AVAILABLE AT EVERY MEAL AND DURING DAY. [Caps are theirs.] Yes, bacon sure does …

How I Make Sure My Company Always Gets Paid on Time

<b>By Nick Balletta, CEO of TalkPoint Communications, New York City</b><br>My company provides technology and services for interactive webcasting and virtual …

Why women should consider buying long-term care insurance now

Long-term care insurance can offer protection against the sky-high costs of day-to-day care in your golden years. But if you’re a woman who’s …

Why Content Marketing Is Replacing Traditional PR (Just Ask Katharine Zaleski) | Eucalypt

Press releases and traditional media relations are losing their power. Here’s why content marketing is winning.<p>Public relations agencies used to have …

Better Ways To Give Back

Your family members and closest friends might already be on your holiday shopping list, but when it comes to your community, what gift are you giving …

A Connected Car Approach to Fleet Management

Whether your business has a fleet of just a few company cars, or you manage dozens of long-haul trucks, you can boost your organization’s efficiency, …

Building the Bathroom of the Future with IoT Technology

Technology is improving our day-to-day lives, from the boardroom to the… <i>bathroom?</i><p>While most of us prefer not to dwell on what happens behind closed …

How to Reduce Turnover in Restaurant Employees

High turnover costs restaurant owners big bucks, and no restaurateur wants to stress about training and replacing employees during the busy holiday …

What Restaurant Owners Can Learn from Chipotle's Success

Steve Ells opened the first Chipotle location in Denver, Colorado over 20 years ago, creating a new restaurant segment called “fast casual” and …

Managing Maternity Leave When You’re Self-Employed

Are you thinking about having a baby? When you’re self-employed, planning your maternity leave can be a challenge. Although you won’t have to return …

Why and How to Conduct a Web Content Audit

Whether you’re planning to redesign your website, rebrand your company, or increase your online marketing might, you’ll want to examine whether your …

Tiny Homes Equals Tiny Energy Bills

After the housing crisis of 2008, many homeowners grew disillusioned with the McMansions that had gotten them deep into debt. Aside from their …