American Startup News for 24 Mar 2017
There is currently a race to become the "everything store" and the retail battle is on between a few major players. Read here about what we learned at Shoptalk and the future of the retail landscape.
Founded in 2013 by Peter Schatzberg and Todd Millman, Green Summit Group is a food delivery company that houses several ghost restaurants--F.I.S.H. Poke Bar, Butcher Block, 'Leafage, and Authentic--in... one centralized kitchen.
Considering all the needs and preferences of your employees - whether introverts or extroverts - allows you to create the right kind of thriving work space that increases productivity and has everyone... performing at their best.
David Rockefeller does not show up in nearly as much tax litigation as I thought he might, but the two cases I did find are kind of interesting.
Leadership, like so many things in life, looks simple from the outside. However, reality is far more gruesome, complex, and nuanced than you can imagine.
Airbnb wants more listings. Homeowners want rental income. Win-win?
As more number of Indians visit countries around the world,the 3rd largest startup ecosystem is fulfilling their requirements in terms of currency exchange, food, accommodation and flight bookings.
Recent studies have supported the theory that changing cannabis laws doesn't lead to reefer-mad schools, after all.
As the COO of a company, I was under a huge amount of stress on a daily basis.
A Kaiser poll found that while Republicans and Democrats have different ideas about the cost of healthcare, their views on family planning are planted in common ground.
A string of losses cast doubt on Kyle Bass's strategy of challenging patents as well as trolls' tactics for extracting royalties.
It's easy to feel stressed out. There are so many demands such as meetings to attend, to-do lists to be completed, and phone calls to be made. There is a way out. If you meditate for even ten minutes,... you'll feel better. Learn ways to do a simple but powerful meditation.
1) Good for others. 2) Good for your people. 3) Good for your organization.
A recent Harvard Business Review article argues that returns on capital will be low for a long time. Businesses should lower hurdle rates, but what else? Focus on growth, the authors suggest, but... there are reasons to be cautious. Experimentation is a good idea, but could waste executive time.
Your first job is to help other people. Your second is your actual job. The better you are at no. 1, the easier no. 2 becomes.
Tracking the marijuana industry with dashboards and infographics
With a broad range of practical applications and rapidly evolving technology, drones offer huge untapped potential, but not every market offers equal opportunities for growth. Here are seven facts and... forecasts to know before investing.
We all want lots of leads for free, but marketing costs money. The question is, how can you spend your money profitably?
A new competition offers growing small businesses the chance to win £20,000 of funding - it's just one of a growing number of sources of such support
Learn and be inspired from this former Samsung exec's content marketing review of a large automation company in Asia Pacific.
Why is surprise so effective, and how can you use it to your advantage in your social media marketing campaign?
A new report identifies and suggest ways of closing the funding gap for female founded businesses.
Their gripes may seem trivial to us, but how many worlds have you single-handedly saved? Hmm ... Cartoon by Steve Napierski.
Who doesn’t want to get paid to play games? Game hardware maker Razer is launching its “Paid to Play” initiative with zVault, a virtual currency platform that will reward gamers who use it to... make payments for purchases and in-game transactions. Irvine, California-based Razer sells both hardware and software targeted at PC gaming fanatics. To build […]
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