5 Ways to avoid involvement with a technology in search of a use

Taffy Williams

I sometimes find certain discoveries are unfortunately “ a technology in search of a use.” The following are a few ways you can decide whether you have a technology in search of an application or a tangible technology worthy of pursuit. ? No clear direction is like going fishing.

Unarmed man killed by Charlotte police was former FAMU player

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

CHARLOTTE — The deadly encounter was set in motion when a former college football player survived a wreck and went searching for help in the middle of the night. A frightened woman heard him pounding

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Startup Blog: Startup Basics Recap from Interview

Taffy Williams

As an example, note the enthusiasm exhibited by a local business owner as highlighted in the Fox News in Charlotte, NC June 5, 2011 in a story covered by Renee LaSalle. Other articles can be found in the Charlotte, NC- small business section of Examiner.com.

Charlotte Fire Department helps search Civil War shipwreck

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

AP) — The Charlotte Fire Department is providing help in the search of a Civil War-era shipwreck found off Oak Island thought to be a blockade runner KURE BEACH, N.C. (AP)

Always be prepared for the sigma walk

Taffy Williams

Having a current resume will provide you with a quicker start to searching for a new opportunity. Other articles are in the Charlotte, NC- small business section of Examiner.com. outplacement termination agreement entrepreneur employee Startup job search

CMPD searching for man who cut off electric monitor

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

The Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department is searching for a Charlotte man who cut off his electric monitor Saturday

12th juror selected for trial of Charlotte police officer

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) AP) — A 12th juror has been selected for the trial of a white Charlotte police officer accused of fatally shooting an unarmed black man in search of help

Man who searched years for brother’s killer dies

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

CHARLOTTE — Al Gentry simply ran out of time

2 Considerations for agile succession planning

Taffy Williams

Replacement of a key management figure may include a search firm seeking a new hire. The fees for the search firm alone run around 35% of the salary plus bonus for the first year. You may recall the character Mini-Me in the Austin Powers movie: Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me.

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6 Important needs for great networking

Taffy Williams

Other info can be included to help you recall key things, add filters, or search words. Recalling just one key factor may allow you to search the database and locate the record for the person, if you forgot the name.  Let''s tag team the intros with the crowd!

5 Reasons Business Owners Are Hiring Online Grads


by Charlotte Benedict. After nearly a decade working in public relations, Charlotte Benedict enrolled in an online university to earn her MBA with a concentration in marketing. Advice For The Young At Heart college graduates hiring job search online universities

Telstra Sets Up Startup Accelerator muru-D In Singapore


For its initial foray into the Southeast Asia technology space, the startup accelerator will kick off a search for ten technology startups across Southeast Asia to participate its inaugural six-month accelerator program which begins in August 2015.

Relationships can make a difference in your startup

Taffy Williams

At this point, the upset CEO of the Fortune 50 Company indicated there were only a few people in the world that knew about the search for a new site. The CEO asked who informed the real-estate executive about the search and then escorted the billionaire out of the office.

A Corporate Spy Shop

Taffy Williams

A few ideas on ways to identify and obtain information are below: Literature search : Companies may have obtained the idea for the technology from someone that was in a university. Intellectual Property Search: The US Patent Office has a searchable database and there is one for Europe as well.

100 plus articles published in the Examiner

Taffy Williams

The following articles are published in the Examiner.com and cover issues of startups and entrepreneurship. The list covers all articles published as of April 10, 2013.

N.C. woman creates spray to attract a Bigfoot. Have a camera ready, she advises

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

CHARLOTTE — The nation’s endless search for proof of Bigfoot’s existence may soon come to an end

Photo tour of the life of an entrepreneur

Taffy Williams

Few will see immediate success, but they will continue the search. Other articles are in the Charlotte, NC- small business section of Examiner.com. Every entrepreneur has dreams of great and wonderful things. This is normal and expected.

25 Successful Copywriting Experts You Should Know

Blogtrepreneur | Entrepreneur Blog

Here’s Your Writing Cure Charlotte Rains Dixon Charlotte is a writer, writing coach, ghostwriter, and novelist. With her fresh, conversational writing style, she helps clients with their website copywriting and search engine optimization.

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5 Patterns agile leaders must monitor

Taffy Williams

Competition : Business owners are aware of local competition and they search for a way to create their own unique niche. Guess we should have checked before coming! Small businesses are the back bone to our nation’s economy.

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Guard Jeremy Lin looking to find stability with Hornets

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) AP) — Point guard Jeremy Lin is in search of some stability with the Charlotte Hornets

What’s The One Thing That Creates High User Engagement?


As Eisenberg put it, “Creating and preserving intentional scent trails on your site translates to improved ROI for your paid and organic search terms.”. The theory was derived from Optimal Foraging Theory, a model that helps predict how an animal behaves when it’s searching for food.

6 Steps help entrepreneurs in an exceedingly tight spot

Taffy Williams

Taking the words of the Serenity Prayer and creating an action plan improves your composure so you can search for a new direction that reduces or eliminate the problems. Things often look rosy after you see a way through the maze!

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2 Words of advice for new and serial entrepreneurs

Taffy Williams

Search the internet for “ you die if you stop dreaming.” Other articles are in the Charlotte,NC- small business section of Examiner.com. Make your dreams a reality ! I do not know anyone that ever dreamed of going to work to make minimum wage.

Probation visit leads to weapons charges for convicted felon

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) AP) — A convicted felon in North Carolina is facing charges after a search of his home revealed stolen guns

15 Entrepreneurs Share What Makes Their Business Unique


Where as boutiques in Charlotte, NC can be found centered around each other with store frontage, we’re located in a secluded spot that isn’t easily found. Plus, we’ve just introduced the AI Search so the customers could save time while seeking their image.

Are You Looking for Things the Correct Way?

Taffy Williams

Marketinginformation is available on the internet, but most likely, you need much moreextensive search ability to find what will finalize the data marketing plan. Other articles can be found in the Charlotte, NC- small business section of Examiner.com. Entrepreneurswant money, intellectual property, staff, space, business intelligence and muchmore. Oddly enough, entrepreneursusually start by asking for the MONEY even if they have not done the backgroundwork to get it.

A Sprinkling of Unvalidated Vision May Pay Long Term Dividends

Launching Tech Ventures

Saturday, February 12, 2011 A Sprinkling of Unvalidated Vision May Pay Long Term Dividends by Charlotte Jepps Conventional wisdom in ‘lean startup’ theory appears to prescribe the following formula: 1.

How Customer Photos Improve Mobile Shopping

Duct Tape Marketing

Kenneth Cole and Charlotte Russe place user-generated content on their mobile sites to enhance the customer shopping experience. The Future of Mobile Search Marketing It’s guest post day here at Duct Tape Marketing and.

U.S. Venture Capital Has Its Biggest Quarter Since Dot-Com Days


Search » Featured Posts. Robert Half Technology - Charlotte, NC. Skip to main content. -->. MarketWatch. MarketWatch. Barrons. Barrons. SmartMoney. SmartMoney. AllThingsDigital. AllThingsDigital. Facebook. Twitter. WSJ Live. WSJ Live. Factiva. BigCharts. Financial News.

The One Word Entrepreneurs Do Not Say

Taffy Williams

Most ofthe time I do not go searching for the impossible, it usually comes looking forme. Other articles can befound in the Charlotte, NC- small business section of Examiner.com. Sometimeswords have multiple meanings depending on the spelling. They may sound the same, but are spelleddifferently. The word spoken of in thisarticle is not any of these. In fact lookit up, the meaning is not ambiguous and it is short.

The beast can kill your startup if you are not persistent

Taffy Williams

A Google search turns up many users having faced a similar issue. Other articles are in the Charlotte,NC- small business section of Examiner.com. Get back up and try again! Large organizations have rules and regulations that can be infuriating at times.

Organization and consideration help in the tough spots

Taffy Williams

If you do not remember where they are, your search may turn up empty at a critical time. Other articles are in the Charlotte,NC- small business section of Examiner.com. wonder where that Contract with Big Co is located? Trash is trash unless you decide the items are antiques.

Even a Blind Squirrel Can Find Nuts

Taffy Williams

The search was exhausting and took extensive time to seek and review opportunities. This is true for a startup or a job search. More importantly is that you search using better-defined parameters. This means setting appropriate filtering in your search. Start by determining what you really want and try to limit the search. Other articles can be found in the Charlotte, NC- small business section of Examiner.com.

Need Money? A Few Links to Possible Investors

Taffy Williams

An internet search will also provide more ideas as this is a hot topic of late. Other articles can be found in the Charlotte, NC- small business section of Examiner.com. It is clear that if you have a new startup, getting investors is essential. Some startups take smaller amounts of cash than others. Borrowing against ones property to fund the business is risky and it is advisable to think very carefully if you elect to take this as your means of capital.


5 Actions may enhance customer diversity or allow you to recover from a loss

Taffy Williams

Google searches yielded articles suggesting they left for places unknown. Other articles are in the Charlotte, NC- small business section of Examiner.com. What plans do you have before they are GONE? San Francisco is a great place to visit and walk around.

Thieves take 13,000 diapers from nonprofit

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

CHARLOTTE — Authorities in North Carolina are searching for whoever made a massive, unauthorized withdrawal from a diaper bank

FBI issues wanted posters for gang members at large

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) AP) — The FBI has issued a wanted poster in its search for four members of the United Blood Nation gang wanted in connection with a sweep based on indictments handed down in federal court

Are You Building Your Business With a Crock-pot or a Microwave?

Duct Tape Marketing

If you’ve been in business for about 10 years or more, think back – what was your sales cycle before the search engine ruled the world? Based in Charlotte, NC, Leading Results has worked with Duct Tape Marketing for five years and is a Gold Certified Hubspot partner.

Entrepreneurs must live in the present and predict the future

Taffy Williams

When was the last time you went to the doctor without having done an extensive search on a health issue of concern to you? Other articles are in the Charlotte,NC- small business section of Examiner.com. Failure to examine the path may lead to disaster !

How I Doubled My Sales in One Year

Inc Startups

Michelle Fish, EO Charlotte Founder/CEO, Integra Staffing & Search Make an acquisition. "I Bryan Delaney, EO Charlotte Co-Founder and VP, Skookum Digital Works Further develop existing client relationships. Think it''s impossible to shift into hyper-growth mode? Nonsense.