Keep These 5 Things in Mind When Building Your Tech Team

Keep These 5 Things in Mind When Building Your Tech Team

Posted by on May 10, 2016 in Business Advice | No Comments

Programmers and software engineers play a pivotal role in the development of tech companies. These five CEOs tell their stories of how they assembled their technical teams. Every great technology company has a powerful technical team behind it. There are many parts to this team: web designers, software engineers, and programmers. They are all needed…

Building Your Brand Outside Work Hours

Building Your Brand Outside Work Hours

Posted by on May 9, 2016 in Business Advice | No Comments

This guest post was written by Holly Whitman. Life is hectic, even for those who take the daily storms as though they are continually sunny with a high of 75. Schedules bloom until they’re overgrown with to-do lists and appointments that a queen could compete with. How can anyone work on building a brand for…

8 Tips Entrepreneurs Can Learn From The TV Show Top Chef

8 Tips Entrepreneurs Can Learn From The TV Show Top Chef

Posted by on May 6, 2016 in Business Advice | No Comments

Take a cue from America’s hit culinary show to become a better entrepreneur. David Feller of Yummly shares how. It may seem like a stretch, but entrepreneurship and America’s hit culinary television show do have a few things in common. One of the most effective techniques for innovation and outside the box thinking is to…

This Company Figured Out How To Get Employees Excited At Work

This Company Figured Out How To Get Employees Excited At Work

Posted by on May 5, 2016 in Business Advice | No Comments

Getting employees excited at work is quite a task. But through gamification and social sharing, CultureSphere got it all figured out. As the business world continues to adopt mobile and social platforms in the workplace, companies are finally embracing the value of just how powerful of a contributing force these products and social employees can…

5 Ways You’re Misunderstanding Millennial Employees

5 Ways You’re Misunderstanding Millennial Employees

Posted by on May 4, 2016 in Business Advice | No Comments

People think Millennials are lazy, entitled, and obsessed with social media, but how fair are these assumptions? Millennials are beginning to dominate the workforce as their Gen X parents and baby boomer grandparents retire. As always, with the rise of a new generation comes heaps of criticism from those on their way out. The latest…

10 Traits of Unsung Workplace Heroes

10 Traits of Unsung Workplace Heroes

Posted by on May 3, 2016 in Business Advice | No Comments

Being a part of the C-Suite is the dream of every employee. But what are the traits of people in these top positions? It is known that many responsibilities fall into your hand once you get to the top, yet many people still have dreams to one day be part of the C-Suite. A position…

3 Things You Should Look For in Your Next Job (If You Expect to Get to the Top)

3 Things You Should Look For in Your Next Job (If You Expect to Get to the Top)

Posted by on May 2, 2016 in Business Advice | No Comments

Tiina Alahuhta-Kasko. CREDIT: Laforce Stevens Big conglomerates tend to be companies filled with rules, regulations, and office politics. But flat organizations strive to empower and coach their employees.For years, I worked at a Fortune 100 company, one that did billions of dollars in sales annually. It was surprising to see how it could survive for so long,…

3 Tips to Networking With Billionaires, Executives, and Celebrities

3 Tips to Networking With Billionaires, Executives, and Celebrities

Posted by on Apr 29, 2016 in Life Advice | No Comments

Building any type of network takes time. But what if you could redirect those efforts with the world’s elite? Everywhere we go, a new networking opportunity arises. Whether we are at the grocery store or mall or business event, a new group of people surround us. But how important is networking really? And who is…

5 Things You Need to Know to Get a Job at Facebook

5 Things You Need to Know to Get a Job at Facebook

Posted by on Apr 28, 2016 in Business Advice | No Comments

Being a product manager at Facebook is one of the most coveted jobs in tech. How can you beat out the competition? In the last few years, Facebook has grown exponentially. From social network to multi-billion dollar enterprise, many people, Millennials especially, now have their dreams set on working there. In fact, working at Facebook…

5 Things You Can Do to Create the Perfect Startup Team

5 Things You Can Do to Create the Perfect Startup Team

Posted by on Apr 27, 2016 in Business Advice | No Comments

Are you doing the right things to make sure your company is continually able to innovate? Because the culture at your company can either make or break you. Each company has a different culture. Teamwork depends on people matching that culture. I worked at a plethora of companies with varying management styles, ranging all the…