Signs That Your Startup Is Failing

Every second person that you meet may seem to have their own start-up these days, but not all of them are succeeding. The thought of having your own start-up does have a nice ring to it. But in reality it is not everyone’s cup of tea. Truth is that, running and sustaining a start up […]

The Email Marketing Mistakes That (Almost) Everyone’s Made

You’ve probably read or heard that email marketing has one of the highest returns on investment of all the marketing tools out there. This means that if you have an ounce of sense and you actually DO want to grow your business then you’ve added it to your marketing campaign. But while email may be all digital, and there is a lot about email that can be automated – at the end of the day every single email, whether automated or not, is created by humans. And humans are not perfect. We make mistakes. Sometimes our mistakes are small, other times they’re not. But when it comes to email marketing, even the smallest of mistakes can have huge consequences. Especially when those tiny little … [Read More...]

Questions and Answers on Workers’ Compensation and What to Do If Injured

It might surprise many to find that workers’ compensation has a long history. As far back as 2050 B.C., in the city-state of Ur, the law at the time was to provide compensation for injury received while working. Typically, this would be for the loss of a body part. Ancient Chinese, Arab, and Greek law all had versions of this system, with compensation schemes to accompany each body part lost. Fast-forward thousands of years later, and workers’ comp is alive and well.Here are some frequently asked questions about workers' compensation in the US and what you should know if you get injured. Questions and Answers on Workers’ Compensation and What to Do If Injured Q: Do all employers provide … [Read More...]

Online Businesses You can Start with just 1000$

You have an idea. You think of starting your own business. But you are under-confident about your plan. You do not have proper funding. So you kill your dream and welcome yourself back to reality and concentrate on your midterms. If you are interested in starting your own business, then there are many ways through which you can achieve this. You need to research properly to find a small business idea that you are passionate about. Let us provide you with some ideas which will help you start your own business. Online Businesses You can Start with just 1000$ Start a Blog People who have a creative hand in writing, you can probably take your blogging activity to a whole new level. … [Read More...]

5 Ways to Protect Your Startup in it’s First Year

Startups and small businesses might discount their exposure to cyber liability issues because they do not have the depth and volume of information that is maintained by larger and more established companies. Verizon’s 2013 Data Breach Investigation report, however, contradicts this perception. A key finding in that report indicates that almost two-thirds of all data breach attacks are aimed at small businesses. For a variety of reasons, almost 90% of all startup businesses fail within their first year. A startup can control many of the causes of failure, including procuring cyber risks insurance to protect against financial losses associated with a data breach attack. Startups can enact … [Read More...]

Multitasking- Keeping Too Many Tabs Open Can Slow You Down

Human beings are apparently programmed in such a fashion, that they can do a variety of jobs all at the same time. We often boast about how we manage to do a lot of things at the same- studying, texting, talking on the phone and even listening to music. But how beneficial is multitasking in reality? To do a job perfectly we need to focus. When multitasking, the attention gets distributed, and we are not able to focus fully. As a result, people take longer time to complete the task and there is a high possibility of errors. Efficiency is reduced because the brain can only focus on one thing at a time. So when you doing many things at the same time, all of the tasks may not be successfully … [Read More...]

New Study Finds Colorado Drivers Aren’t So Great

We would all like to believe that we’re good drivers. Sure, we might make a mistake here and there, like not signaling a lane change or cutting someone off to make the exit, but we’re human. Things happen. All we can do is try our best and learn from our mistakes. I mean, having an irate driver blaring their horn behind you is enough to make sure that you don’t (or at least try not to) cut someone off ever again. But we are forgetful creatures. If we’re feeling good about ourselves, feeling confident, you know, we take advantage. Such as like with our driving, especially if we have places we need to be. It’s not any different for Coloradan drivers. Have you noticed when driving in that … [Read More...]