Home Page

Taking a Chunk Out of the Cost of College: Introducing LinkedIn’s College Scholarship

We hear from students and recent graduates on a daily basis who are struggling in their decision about where to go to school and what to study. Over the course of the last three years, LinkedIn has been working hard to bring students new tools to help them through this decision making process. But an even bigger pain point seems to be figuring out just how they are going to pay for it all. To help with this problem, we are proud to introduce … [Read More...]

Business Marketing 202: Doing the Who’s Who Right

In blog marketing, I’ve found, getting things right often follows noticing things that are already right, then applying those techniques to our own business needs. Case in point: the “Who’s Who @the Federation page in the magazine from the Jewish Federation of Greater Indianapolis. In corporate blogging training sessions, I like to stress how important it is to blog in first person.  First person shows the people behind … [Read More...]

A Startup That Tastes Good and Does Good

Greyston Bakery has a social mission that’s baked in to the business itself. … [Read More...]

Using results to implement change in the company

The right culture, a solid strategy, good intelligence, and action – all are good, but they don’t always guarantee that change will occur. Follow through is important to ensure that change is implemented effectively, measured carefully, and constantly modified to optimize its impact. In order to implement change, consider the following: Are people willing to change? People in your company need to be open to new ideas that will lead … [Read More...]

If someone on your team hates their job, what do you do?

SmartPulse — our weekly nonscientific reader poll in SmartBrief on Leadership — tracks feedback from more than 190,000 business leaders. We run the poll question each week in our e-newsletter. Last week, we asked: If someone on your team hates their job, what do you do? Nothing — it’s up to them to find happiness: 7.24% Point out the good things about their role: 27.35% Change their role to make them happy: … [Read More...]

Latest IT News

Apple’s iCloud Is Under Attack in China

Apple’s iCloud service for users in mainland China has been hit by an attack that could allow perpetrators to intercept and see usernames, passwords and other personal data, activists and security analysts said.

Google Leads $542 Million Deal in Secretive Startup Magic Leap

In one of the largest venture-capital deals on record, Google is leading an investment of $542 million in the secretive visual-display start-up Magic Leap.

Tablets Buoy Verizon Subscriber Growth

Verizon said it added 1.52 million of its most lucrative long-term wireless contracts in the third quarter, again driven by a surge in tablet connections.

More Posts from this Category