By working with vendors, small businesses have access to a wealth of opportunities. An insurance agency can outsource its information technology, for instance, while an information technology firm can contract with a third party for software development. Thanks to the Internet, geographical boundaries have even been removed from the outsourcing processes, allowing businesses to work [...]
The TPP trade agreement could have numerous benefits for your small business. Learn more about the heavily debated deal.
Michael Simmons’ Forbes article titled “The Most Important Decision You Need to Make When Building a Network ” tackles the questions we are all wondering when it comes to establishing relationships. Creating an extensive network, both personally and professionally, is tempting, but it brings up the age-old dilemma: "Quality or quantity?" Initially, growth is both essential and [...]
41 days. 41 Days until the Los Angeles City Primary Nominating Election. Mark it, Dude. Last night we all reconvened in Silicon Beach's town hall, aka Docstoc's first Startups Uncensored of 2013, #33. Jason Nazar got political on us this month - and we liked it. Councilman Eric Garcetti took a road trip from home in Silverlake [...]
Photo courtesy of Mike Monteiro All Things D Co-Executive Editor Kara Swisher visited Santa Monica last week to take a quick dip in Silicon Beach for Docstoc's 32nd Startups Uncensored. Docstoc's CEO and master of ceremonies Jason Nazar took the opportunity to wrangle interviewer into interviewee. Great success. Here are our top 10 takeaways: 10 "I'm starting at the top. [...]
Recently, we attended a PandoMonthly Fireside Chat where PandoDaily Founder and Editor-in-chief, Sarah Lacy caught up with Lowercase Capital's Chris Sacca. We, among many other LA entrepreneurs and startup gazers, were literally on the edge of our seats. Lacy was able to run Sacca all the way through the gamut, not entirely unexpected from one of [...]
There isn't a thing superstitious about it. At the dawn of every new year, there is inevitably a rush to join the movement to pressure ourselves, our companies and our oh-so-familiar environments by inviting change and affluence for the future: THE RESOLUTION. Some fear the call, some scoff and some swear by it. Whether you [...]
Cory Higgins and girlfriend Danielle D'Alesandro. Courtesy of Jetty Jetty Life, a New Jersey born and bred skateboard and surf apparel company (Est. 2003), has produced eight lines of clothing and is sold in over 50 specialty retail locations throughout North America. Co-owner of Jetty Life, Cory Higgins, talks with Dun and Bradstreet [...]