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Anti-Abortion Activists Freak Out Over Ice Cream Flavor

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 07.23.2014 | Business

Jodie Ostrovsky, owner of What's The Scoop? ice cream shop in Portland, Oregon, had worked with Planned Parenthood before. "Nothing happened," she tol...

Women in Business Q&A: Jamie Lynn, COO of CrowdFranchise

Laura Dunn | Posted 07.23.2014 | Business
Laura Dunn

How has your life experience made you the leader you are today? I believe my life experiences have taught me to be a well-rounded leader. My job as a...

Why Content and Social Media Marketing are the New SEO

Lee Traupel | Posted 07.22.2014 | Business
Lee Traupel

SEO is the process of making your web site more accessible to search engines. Google's algorithmic updates the last 3-5 years ("panda" "penguin" "hu...

Most Republicans Say They Can't Live Off Minimum Wage, But Oppose Raising It

The Huffington Post | Mollie Reilly | Posted 07.22.2014 | Politics

A poll released Tuesday found that a vast majority of Republicans say they would not be able to live off the minimum wage. A survey conducted by t...

Women in Business Q&A: Jane Park, CEO of Julep Beauty

Laura Dunn | Posted 07.22.2014 | Business
Laura Dunn

Jane Park CEO of fast growing beauty brand Julep Beauty. the world's fastest growing omni-channel beauty brand. Prior to starting Julep, Jane was an e...

How Code Empowers Social Good: The Warby Parker Story

Saeed Jabbar | Posted 07.21.2014 | Home
Saeed Jabbar

"Our thinking here is aligned with support for scale, rapid prototyping and agility."

Climate Change This Week: Undersea Deforestation, Churches Divest, and More!

Mary Ellen Harte | Posted 07.21.2014 | Green
Mary Ellen Harte

Today, the Earth got a little hotter, and a little more crowded. Daily Climate Change: Global Map of Unusual Temperatures, July 20 2014 How unusu...

Originality is Not All That Original

Jeff DeGraff | Posted 07.21.2014 | Business
Jeff DeGraff

What do William Shakespeare and Led Zeppelin have in common? They both pinched much of their material from artists that came before them. The Bard, wh...

Women in Business Q&A: Angela Pellegrini, Saffron Road

Laura Dunn | Posted 07.21.2014 | Business
Laura Dunn

Angela Pellegrini manages many important facets at Saffron Road, which has become one of the fastest growing food brands in the U.S. She is one of few...

Content Marketing Best Practices for B2B Brands

Lee Traupel | Posted 07.21.2014 | Business
Lee Traupel

I wish I could tell you it is this easy. It's not; but, here are critical benchmarks you should be aware of to create meaningful content.

Women in Business Q&A: Dr Karin Hehenberger, Founder of Lyfebulb

Laura Dunn | Posted 07.19.2014 | Business
Laura Dunn

Dr. Karin Hehenberger is the founder of Lyfebulb, an educational and social platform dedicated to helping those with chronic illnesses lead their optimal lifestyles.

Women in Business Q&A: Beth Cassiday, Chief Beauty Officer at Paris Presents Inc.

Laura Dunn | Posted 07.18.2014 | Business
Laura Dunn

Beth Cassiday is the Chief Beauty Officer and Vice President of Global Innovation at Paris Presents Inc. In this role, she focuses on innovation, new ...

Women in Business Q&A: Jess Lee, CEO and Co-Founder of Polyvore

Laura Dunn | Posted 07.17.2014 | Business
Laura Dunn

Jess Lee is Polyvore's CEO. Prior to co-founding Polyvore, Jess was a product manager at Google, where she worked on Google Maps and launched features...

Women in Business Q&A: Diane Dunkley, Founder of RM2 Music

Laura Dunn | Posted 07.16.2014 | Business
Laura Dunn

Today Diane Dunkley is the proud owner of RM2 Music, a music management company, booking agency and record company all rolled into one. The philosop...

Women in Business Q&A: Allison Kent-Smith, Founder and Managing Partner, smith & beta

Laura Dunn | Posted 07.15.2014 | Business
Laura Dunn

Allison founded smith & beta in 2012 after recognizing the critical need to educate the advertising and marketing industry on employee education. Alli...

Women in Business Q&A: Tami Erwin, COO National Operations at Verizon

Laura Dunn | Posted 07.14.2014 | Business
Laura Dunn

Tami Erwin, COO of National Operations, Verizon Consumer and Mass Business (CMB) Markets. Erwin is responsible for the support teams leading sales, f...

The False Ambition of Innovation

Jeff DeGraff | Posted 07.14.2014 | Business
Jeff DeGraff

Innovation starts with ambition and is guided and sustained by it, but the journey is arduous and requires discipline, diligence and a preternatural amount of good luck as you schlep hither and yon. Those with false ambition fall away along the way.

Climate Change This Week: Super Typhoon, Solar Keeps Spreading, and More!

Mary Ellen Harte | Posted 07.14.2014 | Green
Mary Ellen Harte

Today, the Earth got a little hotter, and a little more crowded.

Women in Business Q&A: Cristina DeVito, CEO of Mudderella

Laura Dunn | Posted 07.12.2014 | Business
Laura Dunn

When an opportunity in her hometown with Tough Mudder, as the Chief Strategy Officer presented itself, Cristina knew she had no choice but to pack up and head back across the country.

Loving Your Job: Are You a Starter, Builder, Fixer, or Runner?

David Peck | Posted 07.11.2014 | Business
David Peck

Look back on the happiest times in your career or life, and the least happy times, and you will see your own pattern.

Women in Business Q&A: Jennie Enterprise, Founder of CORE:

Laura Dunn | Posted 07.11.2014 | Business
Laura Dunn

As a leading entrepreneur, Jennie Enterprise is known as a visionary with a gifted practical imagination and relentless discipline. She has founded an...

Jeanne M. Sullivan: Funding and Fueling Women Entrepreneurs -- And a Few Good Men

Anne Ravanona | Posted 07.10.2014 | Business
Anne Ravanona

Jeanne M. Sullivan has been investing in and growing tech companies for many years.

Women in Business Q&A: Anna Perelman CEO and Co-Founder, Stellé Audio Couture

Laura Dunn | Posted 07.10.2014 | Business
Laura Dunn

With a creative drive to develop audio accessories that are beautiful yet functional, Anna leads a talented team responsible for the design aesthetic ...

Women in Business Q&A: JoAnn Ippolito, CEO & Co-Founder of Momentage

Laura Dunn | Posted 07.09.2014 | Business
Laura Dunn

As Momentage's Co-Founder, JoAnn is responsible for Momentage's day-to-day operations, as well as leading the company's product development and techno...

Struggling With Blog Content? Use These 10 Ideas

Jonathan Long | Posted 07.08.2014 | Small Business
Jonathan Long

Creating a blog for your business provides several benefits. It can increase your organic search engine traffic, help build brand awareness, provide insight about your products and or services, and help convert your prospects into customers.