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How to Get Your Remote Accounts Team to Operate Efficiently

The Startup Magazine

In modern business, remote work has become increasingly prevalent. After all, it offers flexibility and accessibility to both employers and employees. Source: Pexels Forbes reports that remote work has emerged as a dominant trend. While some employers have issues with this trend, many don’t seem to bother about it as long as the job is done. For employees, however, the idea of working remotely may seem a bit daunting at first.

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Contractor Management ROI: Financial Gains Beyond Project Completion

Transformify

Hiring contractors can be a tricky business. Many managers rush their projects and find not the best contractors available but the most convenient at a moment’s notice. Reality often makes this the case, but it doesn’t have to be. Ironically, the supposed “strength” of hiring contractors, in this case, flexibility, becomes a liability.

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Redesigning "Retirement"

deal architect

I have no plans to retire – I committed to a 5 year extension at Deal Architect last year, but various recent data points have made me think more of the phenomenon of retirement I enjoyed the HBR article with.

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How a Restaurant Loyalty Program Can Skyrocket Your Business Growth

Women Entrepreneurs Can

A loyalty program allows restaurants to connect with customers and build brand trust. It also helps businesses stand out in a saturated market by rewarding their best customers and increasing repeat business. Loyalty programs provide data on each customer, including their dining history, dietary preferences, age, and location. This allows the restaurant to personalize offers like free birthday rewards and exclusive events for loyal customers.

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Building Healthy Innovation Ecosystems for Your Projects

Speaker: Nick Noreña, Innovation Coach and Advisor, Kromatic

Every startup and innovation project exists within an ecosystem that either helps or hurts that project. As innovation managers, we need to keep a pulse of that ecosystem and make sure we're helping those innovation projects we're managing every step of the way. In this webinar, Nick Noreña will walk through an Innovation Ecosystem Model that he and his team at Kromatic have developed to help investors, heads of product, teachers, and executives understand how they can best support innovation in

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Taking Things Seriously: The Website Woes You Need To Iron Out

The Startup Magazine

So much is done online these days that it’s hard to shy away from it at times. For a business, being ever present online as well as in a face to face format are just as important as each other. These days consumers look online to find out the best products or services for their needs, read reviews, share good and bad experiences, and frequently shop from the comfort of their own home.

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Guide to Mastering Contractor Management

Transformify

In today's changing business environment, independent contractors are an essential component of many companies. They offer specialist knowledge and give projects new insights. But effectively managing these specialists calls for a different strategy. Through effective project outcomes and the development of mutually beneficial partnerships, this guide seeks to assist businesses in mastering the art of contractor management.

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Burning Platform: Raising the bar for Analyst Summits

deal architect

For the 114th episode of Burning Platform we host Sandra Lo, Global Corporate Communications Head at Zoho and Mariana Nino, Manager of their new McAllen, TX office, which represents their ethos of global expansion in many growing markets but also.

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Kitabi qisse s2: books celebrating our differences ft. children’s book writer meera Sriram

Brandanew

For immigrant parents raising kids in different places than where we grew up, parenting can be challenging. The balance between authentic expression of who we are, and the context of our children is often difficult. Books present a gateway. Children’s book author, Meera Sriram talks about books celebrating our differences and adding context. Meera talked […] The post Kitabi qisse s2: books celebrating our differences ft. children’s book writer meera Sriram appeared first on Pee

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Navigating David vs. Goliath: Unique Strategies For Small Businesses

The Startup Magazine

In the grand arena of entrepreneurship, small business owners strut onto the scene, bursting with innovative ideas and a sparkle in their eyes, only to find themselves squaring off against the corporate mammoths. These titans of industry, with their seemingly bottomless pockets and vast customer networks, make the market feel a bit like a heavyweight boxing match.

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Transforming Photo Manipulation with Advanced Photo Editing Techniques

YoungUpstarts

As we embrace more advanced photo editing services, we are pushing the boundaries of what is possible with digital imagery. The post Transforming Photo Manipulation with Advanced Photo Editing Techniques appeared first on Young Upstarts.

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Burning Platform: Strategic Insights on Zoho Finance & Operations Platform

deal architect

For the 115th episode of Burning Platform, we host Sivaramakrishnan "Siva" Iswaran, who heads the Finance and Operations Suite at Zoho globally At the recent ZohoDay24 event, I saw Siva present on Financial and Operational capabilities they have been investing.

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What to expect during varta storytelling festival at austin

Brandanew

We are so excited to welcome y’all to Austin and be a part of Varta – storytelling festival at Austin. This festival has been created with partial support from the Elevate Grant from the City of Austin. Here is what you can expect! We are grateful to our partners Austin Public Library, BookPeople, Dosa Shack, […] The post What to expect during varta storytelling festival at austin appeared first on Peerbagh.

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Standing Out from Other Local Businesses: 5 Tips to Follow

The Startup Magazine

If you’ve recently started a small business, standing out from other local competitors can seem almost impossible. Most are already well-established, and it can be challenging to build your own loyal following and get your startup visibility. While you might be tempted to give up altogether, it’s important to remain positive. Yes, it may take some time, but it is possible to gain further attention.

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The Long-Term Costs Of Mass Job Cuts… And How To Avoid Them

YoungUpstarts

Layoffs don’t just hurt displaced employees; they have a severe long-term impact on companies. Dan Adams lays out the evidence… and offers some practical ways to avoid wielding the axe. The post The Long-Term Costs Of Mass Job Cuts… And How To Avoid Them appeared first on Young Upstarts.

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Analyst Cam: CXO Connect – Certifying CIOs

deal architect

As we have moved to virtual briefings, I have increasingly been excerpting short video segments (with permission) as part of my Analyst Cam series. This time it is Barbara Dossetter. Managing Director, Delivery at CXO Connect in Singapore. I have.

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Appropriate Accessibility: Announcing nextNYC Open Office Hours

This is going to be BIG.

Over a decade ago, when I was working for First Round Capital, we opened our doors for “Open Office Hours”—a series of open meetings where any founder could come in and chat with us for 20 minutes each. We met quite a few smart folks. I’m not sure we backed any of the founders—but that wasn’t the point. We made connections, hopefully made a good impression, and potentially helped founders along their journeys with some advice or connections.

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The Journey of an Entrepreneur Pilot and the Creation of a Groundbreaking Aviation Consulting Firm

The Startup Magazine

I nnovation has always been the driving force behind progress. From the invention of the Wright brothers’ first powered aircraft to the development of supersonic jets, the industry has continuously pushed the boundaries of what is possible. Now, a new chapter in aviation innovation is being written by an entrepreneur pilot that stands out as a testament to the power of perseverance and passion.

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Taking Advantage Of Opportunity Zones In 2024

YoungUpstarts

Opportunity Zones present a compelling option as an effective real estate investment strategy for you in 2024. The post Taking Advantage Of Opportunity Zones In 2024 appeared first on Young Upstarts.

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Austin’s Women Entrepreneurs Task Force Wants to Make Austin the Best Place in the Galaxy to Launch and Grow a Business

SiliconHills

Only one percent of VC capital invested in Austin goes to women founders. Carla McDonald said that’s despite Austin being number six in the country regarding deal count and dollars invested. “There is something very broken here,” said McDonald, who chairs Austin Mayor Kirk Watson’s Task Force for Women Entrepreneurs.

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Monday Motivation: Your Problems Do NOT Define YOU!

Hearpreneur

This motivational video is to help CEOs, entrepreneurs and business owners start the week off inspired to become great.

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A Deep Dive into Salesforce SMS Integration Strategies for Enhanced Customer Engagement

The Startup Magazine

In today’s fast-paced digital landscape, effective communication is the key to successful customer engagement. As businesses strive to connect with their audience in more meaningful ways, integrating SMS functionality into Salesforce CRM systems has emerged as a powerful strategy. In this blog, we’ll explore the significance of Salesforce SMS integration and how it can revolutionize your customer communication strategies.

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Enhancing Decision-Making In Logistics And Supply Chain With Data Cleansing

YoungUpstarts

By leveraging data cleansing, logistics and supply chain companies can improve their efficiency, reduce costs, and drive profitability. The post Enhancing Decision-Making In Logistics And Supply Chain With Data Cleansing appeared first on Young Upstarts.

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Michael Dell Reflects on His Entrepreneurial Odyssey at SXSW, Expresses Confidence in AI and Dell’s Next 40 Years

SiliconHills

Michael Dell sold stamps at auctions to make extra money as a kid. At 16, he started driving his parents’ old station wagon to the Harris County courthouse to collect data on marriage licenses to target newlyweds and sell newspaper subscriptions.

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Investing in AI to Create Incredible E-Commerce Experiences

Lightspeed Venture Partners

The post Investing in AI to Create Incredible E-Commerce Experiences appeared first on Lightspeed Venture Partners.

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6 mistakes to avoid when installing a pool

The Startup Magazine

A swimming pool installation is no small feat. Whether it’s an inground oasis or an above-ground retreat, the process demands careful planning and financial preparation. From securing pool financing to overseeing excavation and plumbing, each step requires attention to detail and foresight. Inground pools can’t be built without excavation and plumbing.

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AI-Powered Leasing: Next-Level Marketing Strategies For Rental Properties

YoungUpstarts

As the real estate industry evolves, integrating AI into your rental business provides a unique and responsive approach to leasing. The post AI-Powered Leasing: Next-Level Marketing Strategies For Rental Properties appeared first on Young Upstarts.

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Uber Says Austin is One of its Top Cities and Plans to Have All Drivers Using EVs by 2040

SiliconHills

Ridesharing companies have had a difficult time historically in Austin. In 2015, Uber and Lyft didn’t operate during South by Southwest because of regulatory hurdles. Ridesharing companies shut down operations the following year after Austin voters passed a proposition requiring driver background checks.

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How to cheat legally on your tax return.

Berkonomics

When do you cross the line between honesty and dishonesty in tax planning? Is it ethical to allocate income between periods to take advantage of tax breaks? Can expenses be put off until the next period to increase income, or accelerated into this period by prepayment to decrease net income? Where do you draw the line, assuming no intent to defraud?

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YouTube SEO: Rank Higher and Attract More Viewers

Women Entrepreneurs Can

Video is an excellent medium for sharing your business’s products and services, and it engages audiences in a way that written content simply can’t. But just posting a video to YouTube isn’t going to make it go viral or automatically drive consumers to your website. Since YouTube offers companies many opportunities, many companies are making videos.

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Weekend Favs March 9th

Duct Tape Marketing

Weekend Favs March 9th written by John Jantsch read more at Duct Tape Marketing My weekend blog post routine includes posting links to a handful of tools or great content I ran across during the week. I don’t go into depth about the finds, but I encourage you to check them out if they sound interesting. The photo in the post is a favorite for the week from an online source or one I took on the road.

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Colossal Works to Bring Back the Woolly Mammoth but Also Hopes to Save Other Species

SiliconHills

Most people separate de-extinction from species preservation, said Ben Lamm, Colossal Biosciences Co-founder and CEO. “But the problem is that conservation works. It just doesn’t work as fast as we need it to, and how fast we are destroying the planet,” Lamm said.

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Our Interview With Shoaib Khan, Canadian Entrepreneur and Philanthropist

The Startup Magazine

Shoaib Khan is a Canadian entrepreneur and philanthropist who is making a difference in many developing nations through the organization, Humaniti. Humaniti is about helping communities at the most basic level — in the home, in the school and by empowering the individual. The charity emphasizes education, human rights and social justice, and has created myriad entrepreneurs who learned the skills they needed to succeed through the work of the foundation.

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Video SEO Secrets: Drive Organic Traffic with Videos

Women Entrepreneurs Can

If a picture is worth a thousand words, could a video be worth a million? It’s possible, especially if you’re employing best practices for video SEO. It’s important to know how to drive organic traffic through your videos to truly harness the power of video content. If you don’t know where to start with video SEO, you’re in luck. This article has some of the best-kept video SEO secrets, and we’re going to share them with you.

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Remote Work Revolution: Drive Sustainable Growth with Virtual Teams

Duct Tape Marketing

Remote Work Revolution: Drive Sustainable Growth with Virtual Teams written by Tosin Jerugba read more at Duct Tape Marketing The Duct Tape Marketing Podcast with John Jantsch In this episode of the Duct Tape Marketing Podcast, I interviewed Scott Cox. Scott brings a wealth of experience in the ever-evolving world of sales and marketing, with a career spanning over a decade.

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The Way Women are Seen in Movies and TV Matter and More Diversity and Authenticity is Needed, Says High-Profile SXSW Panel

SiliconHills

On International Women’s Day, attendees at South by Southwest stood in line for more than an hour to get into the main ballroom, and hundreds of others piled into the overflow ballrooms. They turned out in masses for the keynote session “Breaking Barriers, Shaping Narratives: How Women Lead On and Off the Screen.

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Lisa Su: A Decade at AMD’s Helm, Transforming Tech, Films, and Future with AI

SiliconHills

Lisa Su has led Advanced Micro Devices as its Chief Executive Officer for a decade to much success. AMD’s revenues were $5.5 billion in 2014 and $22 billion last year. Among its other accomplishments, today, an AMD CPU powers the world’s fastest supercomputer, Frontier, at Oak Ridge National Labs.

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