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  • 3 Ways Socially Conscious Companies Can Win Growth Investment

    Finding startup funding — especially for socially-conscious companies — is difficult. Year-over-year growth is at its highest level in the past two decades, but it’s still below the historic norm. Everybody knows failure rates among startups are high, and this risk profile leads to decreased investor tolerance across the board. At...
  • Girl Geek Academy raises $1.3m to Victoria female-founded startups

    Australia’s Girl Geek Academy has announced a raise of $1.3 million to roll out its #SheHacks Victoria hackathon, a world first, all-female initiative bringing women together to support them in creating new technology businesses across the state. Victorian Government innovation board, LaunchVic, has backed the initiative with $300,000 in...
  • 5 Simple Steps to Start Investing

    Investing is actually pretty simple; you’re basically putting your money to work for you so that you don’t have to take a second job, or work overtime hours to increase your earning potential. There are many different ways to make an investment, such as stocks, bonds, mutual funds or...
  • Successfully Clear Cut Tips to Handle a Difficult Boss

    Having a difficult boss? Master these tips for dealing with a difficult boss and instantly become the darling at workplace.Use These Tips to Know How to Deal with Your Difficult Boss To help you out, we’ve gathered the best ever advice from around the web for dealing with a difficult...
  • Going Cashless around the World

    Recent years have seen the emergence and rapid proliferation of cashless technology. Contactless cards and apps such as Apple Pay mean it’s easier than ever to pay in an instant. The massive growth of e-commerce has transformed Amazon, eBay and a host of other online retailers into some of...
  • 5 RULES FOR TREATING YOUR INVESTORS RIGHT

    There’s a reason most investors have such a tough love attitude: They’ve been burned too many times to do the whole song and dance yet again. Being an investor means taking huge risks while believing in a person and project they might know very little about. As a startup...
  • 6 steps you can take right now toward your financial goals

    If you’re curious about the spending/saving trends among our generation, check out the 6 steps you can take right now toward your financial goals The goal: Long-term saving “It’s like taking care of your physical wellness and fitness – take that step and start today. If you weigh yourself every...
  • 15 Business Statistics You Need to Be Well Aware of Running Small Business

    If you own a small business—or are thinking about starting one—you’re in excellent company: there are 28.8 million small businesses in the United States, according to the U.S. Small Business Administration, and they have 56.8 million employees. Small businesses (defined as businesses with fewer than 500 employees) account for...
  • Dream Payment Receives $1.5 Million Investment

    Toronto-based Dream Payments has secured a $1.5 million investment from the state of Connecticut through Connecticut Innovations, which supports Connecticut-based companies as they scale. Dream Payments snagged the funding through CI’s $5 million VentureClash competition in October, which provides early-stage companies with the opportunity to grow their businesses in...