28 06, 2018

The Pros and Cons of an Open Office Plan

By |2018-06-28T09:27:26-05:00June 28th, 2018|Startups|0 Comments

Open office concepts are all the rage right now. It seems like every hip Silicon Valley startup is bragging about their open layout, giving up cubicles in favor of spacious floor plans with few to no physical barriers. Open office layouts are social, collaborative, and fun, but they can also be loud, distracting, and invasive.

17 05, 2018

Five Essential Tips to Survive an Open Office Plan

By |2018-05-30T15:11:10-05:00May 17th, 2018|Startups, Tips and Tricks|1 Comment

So your company has made the decision to go with an open office plan. You’re already looking forward to more interaction with your coworkers and easier collaboration on shared projects. You might also have some trepidation, however, and rightly so. Open office plans can be overwhelming and distracting if you’re not used to them.

8 05, 2018

How to Manage a Badass Remote Team

By |2018-05-30T15:31:43-05:00May 8th, 2018|Startups|2 Comments

In 2018, flexible working environments are becoming more and more common. While offering flexible working arrangements is great for your employees (and ultimately great for your business), it can be hard to manage all those different people in all those different places. Here are four important tips to help make it easier.

19 04, 2018

Five More Ways to Launch a Business on a Shoestring Budget

By |2018-05-30T15:37:13-05:00April 19th, 2018|Startups|0 Comments

Earlier this week, we posted an article about how to launch a successful business without a lot of cash. We received such a great response that we decided to publish a second installment, featuring more of our customers’ favorite tips for turning a few dollars into a successful venture.

17 04, 2018

Five Ways to Launch a Business Without Breaking the Bank

By |2018-05-30T15:38:32-05:00April 17th, 2018|Startups|1 Comment

Most entrepreneurs start their businesses with little more than an idea and a few dollars. If you’re smart, dedicated, and a little bit lucky, you can turn these few dollars into a highly successful business. Here’s are the top five lessons our customers have taught us about starting a business on a shoestring budget.

12 04, 2018

Your Stress-Free Guide to Getting Rid of Toxic Customers

By |2018-05-30T15:39:42-05:00April 12th, 2018|Startups|0 Comments

Earlier this week we posted an article describing how to tell if it’s time to fire a bad client. If you’ve decided it’s time to cut the cord with one of your customers, you may now be wondering how on earth to do that. This article will show you.

10 04, 2018

How to Tell When It’s Time to Fire Your Customer

By |2018-05-30T16:05:38-05:00April 10th, 2018|Startups|2 Comments

As a business owner, you’re scraping for every dollar. However, there’s no reason you have to work with every customer that comes into your business, and you have the right to fire even longstanding clients if they start to become too much to handle. Here are some signs it’s time to cut the cord.

3 04, 2018

Are Accelerators the Secret to Building Truly Great Startup Hubs?

By |2018-09-04T12:31:36-05:00April 3rd, 2018|Startups|0 Comments

Since Y Combinator’s appearance in 2005, accelerators have been viewed all over the world as magical catapults for taking tech startups to the next level. But are accelerators the silver bullet solution to turning a city, region, or country into the next Silicon Valley?

27 03, 2018

Your Social Media Guide to Avoiding Fake News

By |2018-05-30T16:04:12-05:00March 27th, 2018|Startups|0 Comments

Everyone is talking about fake news these days – and it’s getting harder and harder to tell the difference between what’s real and what’s not. How can you be sure that your brand doesn’t get sucked into the vortex, especially on social media? Here are five ways to ensure your brand stays authentic.

13 03, 2018

Here’s Why No One is Reading Your Content

By |2018-05-31T10:19:54-05:00March 13th, 2018|Startups|1 Comment

If you’ve read some of our other blogs, you know that we’re big advocates of creating quality content that informs and educates your audience. Sometimes, however, it can feel like you’re talking to no one. Here are four reasons why your content might be missing the mark and what to do about it.