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Creative ways to boost employee morale

Employee happiness is one of the biggest things every company should focus on. Considering that a happy team is a productive one, as well as the fact that people are the most important aspect of any firm, it makes no sense why more businesses don’t try and capitalize on such a crucial element. While I can understand that sometimes things get hectic and the morale of a team might not be at the forefront in every single episode, it is something to consider as a top priority. This will improve everything from retention to word of mouth. And believe it…This story continues at The Next Web by George Beall #TheNextWeb #Internet #tech #news

https://thenextweb.com/contributors/2017/09/24/creative-ways-boost-employee-morale/

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How marketers can capitalize on ICOs

Whenever a new industry sector starts gaining momentum, savvy entrepreneurs and marketers can usually get involved on the ground floor and turn a profit. However, they need to get in early before that sector gets oversaturated and they miss the opportunity. So here’s a tip: now is the time for marketers to get involved in ICOs. The reasoning behind this is pretty simple – at this point, ICOs are doing pretty basic marketing in the form of social media posts and white papers to spread awareness. Marketers are especially poised with the knowledge and expertise to take these strategies to…This story continues at The Next Web by AJ Agrawal #TheNextWeb #Internet #tech #news

https://thenextweb.com/contributors/2017/09/24/marketers-can-capitalize-icos/

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Creative ways to boost employee morale

Employee happiness is one of the biggest things every company should focus on. Considering that a happy team is a productive one, as well as the fact that people are the most important aspect of any firm, it makes no sense why more businesses don’t try and capitalize on such a crucial element. While I can understand that sometimes things get hectic and the morale of a team might not be at the forefront in every single episode, it is something to consider as a top priority. This will improve everything from retention to word of mouth. And believe it…This story continues at The Next Web

by George Beall
#TheNextWeb #Internet #tech #news
https://thenextweb.com/contributors/2017/09/24/creative-ways-boost-employee-morale/
 

How marketers can capitalize on ICOs

Whenever a new industry sector starts gaining momentum, savvy entrepreneurs and marketers can usually get involved on the ground floor and turn a profit. However, they need to get in early before that sector gets oversaturated and they miss the opportunity. So here’s a tip: now is the time for marketers to get involved in ICOs. The reasoning behind this is pretty simple – at this point, ICOs are doing pretty basic marketing in the form of social media posts and white papers to spread awareness. Marketers are especially poised with the knowledge and expertise to take these strategies to…This story continues at The Next Web

by AJ Agrawal
#TheNextWeb #Internet #tech #news
https://thenextweb.com/contributors/2017/09/24/marketers-can-capitalize-icos/
 

How to announce a funding round

Attracting investment is a milestone for any startup – it’s a vote of confidence from a respected outside expert in your space and a signal that your company is positioned for the future, which is important to prospective partners and customers, as well as future investors. Beyond that, new funding can also increase your visibility, attracting the attention of top talent and… Read More by Tiffany Spencer #TechCrunch #ITNews #tech #news

https://techcrunch.com/2017/09/23/how-to-announce-a-funding-round/?ncid=rss

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5 mobile UI and UX strategies your users hate

Hate is a strong word, but it’s more than appropriate when it comes to these mobile UI and UX strategies. With over 50 percent of website traffic now originating from mobile, businesses need to try harder when it comes to converting smartphone users who have a much lower conversion rate. Remember that some of these strategies are bothersome even on a desktop browser, but can often be detrimental to mobile users. 1. Intrusive pop-ups and interstitials Ethan Zuckerman claims to have written the code that gave rise to pop-up ads while working at Tripod.com in the 90s. He has since apologised…This story continues at The Next Web by Nabeena Mali #TheNextWeb #Internet #tech #news

https://thenextweb.com/contributors/2017/09/23/5-mobile-ui-ux-strategies-users-hate-2/

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How to announce a funding round

Attracting investment is a milestone for any startup – it’s a vote of confidence from a respected outside expert in your space and a signal that your company is positioned for the future, which is important to prospective partners and customers, as well as future investors. Beyond that, new funding can also increase your visibility, attracting the attention of top talent and… Read More

by Tiffany Spencer
#TechCrunch #ITNews #tech #news
https://techcrunch.com/2017/09/23/how-to-announce-a-funding-round/?ncid=rss
 

5 mobile UI and UX strategies your users hate

Hate is a strong word, but it’s more than appropriate when it comes to these mobile UI and UX strategies. With over 50 percent of website traffic now originating from mobile, businesses need to try harder when it comes to converting smartphone users who have a much lower conversion rate. Remember that some of these strategies are bothersome even on a desktop browser, but can often be detrimental to mobile users. 1. Intrusive pop-ups and interstitials Ethan Zuckerman claims to have written the code that gave rise to pop-up ads while working at Tripod.com in the 90s. He has since apologised…This story continues at The Next Web

by Nabeena Mali
#TheNextWeb #Internet #tech #news
https://thenextweb.com/contributors/2017/09/23/5-mobile-ui-ux-strategies-users-hate-2/
 

Five billion-dollar businesses for the driverless future

Massive opportunities in urban transportation are emerging as the industry transitions from per-vehicle to per-mile economics Growing up, I dreamed of owning cars I would be proud to wax, polish, and cruise around my neighborhood. Today, I dread the prospect of being weighed down by a rapidly depreciating hunk of plastic and metal. Now all I want is a pleasant transportation… Read More by Shahin Farshchi #TechCrunch #ITNews #tech #news

https://techcrunch.com/2017/09/23/five-billion-dollar-businesses-for-the-driverless-future/?ncid=rss

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Automakers accelerate their interest in startups

It’s no secret that automakers have shown more interest in startups lately. Nor is it any secret what’s driving that surge, given the massive shifts the industry faces from the rise of electric cars, autonomous vehicles, ride-hailing services and other emerging technologies and transportation business models. We set out to quantify combined investment by automakers in startups… Read More by Joanna Glasner #TechCrunch #ITNews #tech #news

https://techcrunch.com/2017/09/23/automakers-accelerate-their-interest-in-startups/?ncid=rss

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