Onevest is a startup investing marketplace that offers a one-stop shop for entrepreneurs looking for a co-founder and/or funding. Onevest also allows investors to invest in early stage, high-growth potential startups that they believe in and want to support. Onevest solves a few problems for entrepreneurs and investors in a single place.
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Building and maintaining a strong company culture can be difficult when you only see your team for several minutes each week. While face-time is rapidly becoming a luxury in the world of remote work, it is far from the only way to check-in with your team.
Asking the right questions at the right cadence builds structure and team cohesion and turns your imaginary office into something tangible. This practice allows company leaders to connect the team, and gives employees the opportunity to share triumphs, great ideas, and the challenges they are facing.Read more ›
Okay, so now you have a steady flow of website traffic on your newly built website and people have started talking about you. Your traffic builds as more and more unique visitors swarm your website.
But then, you see 10,000 of your traffic slowly disappear. From 10,000 to 7,000 to 5,000 then down to 100. You started panicking and then you don’t even know what to do.
Before that happens to you, you need to understand how a web owner should maintain web traffic.
When you are in charge, you have two critical tasks to accomplish. It doesn’t matter if you are a CEO, an entrepreneur, or a pee-wee soccer coach; there are two jobs that you need to excel at to succeed. First, you have to make decisions. Then, you have to get people to execute on those decisions.Read more ›
One good way to keep a customer is to make them happy via a subscription. This no-brainer tip is a basic necessity to business, especially to those has subscriptions included in their itinerary. From monthly magazine deliveries to house to house freebies, more and more business owners have used different strategies to cope up with the competition of subscription.Read more ›
Building up a newly born website is very hard, especially if you’re the type of person who likes to work alone. Getting that website to be popular enough to generate traffic is a tremendous task that is complicated to work on; a single person can’t work it out alone.Read more ›
With more and more of our time spent online, there are hundreds of articles that will help you develop the perfect online presence. You can learn how to create an optimized social media profile, a blog post with the perfect headline, and a website that will make you look like the pre-eminent expert in your field.Read more ›
A 2013 study estimated that the cost of cybercrime last year escalated 78%, with an average cost of $1 million to resolve an attack. Many concerns are raised as predictions indicate that cybercrime will continue to increase in the near future.Read more ›
In 2012, more than 78% of businesses had suffered at least one data breach in the last two years, according to a Trend Micro-sponsored study conducted by the Ponemon Institute.
No matter their size, all businesses using any kind of internet or wireless connectivity need to be aware of data security in order to keep data as safe as possible.Read more ›
LinkedIn has acquired Newsle, the news alerts startup for your professional and social network. Newsle sends email alerts to its users whenever it finds news about their social network connections. We founded Newsle with a simple goal: to deliver important news about the people who matter to you. Three years and […]Read more ›
A place you can see this lack of forethought in the business world is the rapid-fire manner in which entrepreneurs and business owners solve problems. For those leading a business, it can seem that every day is simply a pinball game in which they bounce from problem to issue to obstacle to annoyance to challenge.Read more ›
How do you discover what is going on in the minds of your employees? Ever wish that you had the power of mind-reading, or mental telepathy?Read more ›
Some companies either don’t have the capacity or the ability to expand and manage their own IT infrastructure. The potential benefits of moving some IT resources off site can address many of these concerns, but that doesn’t necessarily mean that every company should immediately make the shift. There are a number of factors that could still impact your decision to use a third party service provider.Read more ›
European entrepreneurs have a reason to celebrate this weekend as Google is bringing its bank account across the pond. Google Ventures announced today that they’re launching a new venture fund to invest $100 million in Europe’s most disruptive startups. “We believe Europe’s startup scene has enormous potential. We’ve seen compelling […]Read more ›
If you own a small business, you can likely benefit from using accounting software made for the typical SMB. There are so many programs available that it’s hard to choose the best one.
In general, accounting software will reduce your stress by increasing your efficiency. These five programs will do just that.Read more ›
One of the greatest fears small business owners express when launching HR initiatives is the loss of their unique, close-knit working environment. Small business owners move away from corporate America because they don’t want to be bound by legislature and regulations, right?Read more ›
In Nashville last week, LaunchTN gathered entrepreneurs from 10 states and over 70 investment firms for a shindig known as SouthlandSE. The “investor-conference-cum-Southern-festival” goes on alongside Bonaroo. It is gaining steam as the “SXSW” of the South.
This year, CEOs from Silicon Valley companies, such as Box, Bonobos, PayPal, and Pando, shared the stage with top startups from Atlanta, Chattanooga, Memphis, and even Mexico.Read more ›