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What are Retargeting Ads and Why Should Your Business Use Them?
What are Retargeting Ads and Why Should Your Business Use Them?

Online retailers and small businesses understand how crucial advertising is in driving traffic to their…

Upwork CEO Pushing to Build a Freelance Economy at Scale
Upwork CEO Pushing to Build a Freelance Economy at Scale

The world’s largest freelancing network Upwork raised $187 million in their initial public offering this week. They currently have 375,000 freelancers working for nearly 500,000 clients.

CaaStle CEO: Our Clothing as a Service (CAAS) Technology is not Disruptive
CaaStle CEO: Our Clothing as a Service (CAAS) Technology is not Disruptive

The clothing as a service business model is not disruptive for clothing retailers says CaaStle founder and CEO Christine Hunsicker. “One of the big things about this technology is that it’s not disruptive.”

Turo is the Airbnb of Cars and Rental Companies Hate Them
Turo is the Airbnb of Cars and Rental Companies Hate Them

Turo, the Airbnb of cars, allows private car owners to rent out their vehicles either online or via a mobile app says Turo CEO Andre Haddad.

Blitzscaling: Grow a High-Value Business at Lightning Speed
Blitzscaling: Grow a High-Value Business at Lightning Speed

Hoffman describes blitzscaling as a form of high-impact entrepreneurship, the kind that generates a lot of jobs and affects other industries.

Amazon SVP on $15 Minimum: We Decided That This Was a Place We Could Lead Now
Amazon SVP on $15 Minimum: We Decided That This Was a Place We Could Lead Now

Amazon announced today that effective November 1st they are raising the minimum wage in the U.S. to $15 per hour. They are also raising the minimum in the U.K similarily.

5 Ways to Instantly Improve Your Product Description Page for Better Conversions
5 Ways to Instantly Improve Your Product Description Page for Better Conversions

Despite its importance, a lot of store owners don’t pay enough attention to their product page. Most are happy to just put up a photo and a brief description.

Zippin CEO: In 5-10 Years Every Store Will Be Checkout Free
Zippin CEO: In 5-10 Years Every Store Will Be Checkout Free

What if going to a store was as easy, or even easier, than shopping online? Zippin intends to bring this concept to all stores by providing a software platform and a technology solution to retailers. 

Chinese Internet Growth is Staggering and is Still an Enormous Business Opportunity
Chinese Internet Growth is Staggering and is Still an Enormous Business Opportunity

South China Morning Post CEO Gary Liu recently gave a Ted Talk explaining the staggering growth of the Chinese internet and how it is rapidly changing millions of lives for the better.

EU Investigating if Amazon is Using Data to Unfairly Compete With Third-Party Sellers
EU Investigating if Amazon is Using Data to Unfairly Compete With Third-Party Sellers

The European Union is on the prowl again in a likely attempt to win cash and concessions from an American business giant, Amazon.