Category: Business

How Businesses Use Instagram Stories

Create Your Own Instagram Adventure Instagram has finally passed the 1 billion user mark. It is a remarkable progress considering that just five years ago, they only had around 130 million users. It is also […]

My $65k Ecommerce Site Failed…Here’s Why

The allure of setting up your own online retail store is obvious. After all, you have great taste, so why not share it with the world and make some money at the same time? You’ll […]

What makes a successful partnership — lessons from Voucherify

With a shared vision, irrefutable trust, and a skiing trip under their belts, the cofounders of Voucherify demonstrate what kickass cofounder relationships look like and how they’re built. Mike Sedzielewski and Tomasz Pindel first met at […]

Top Tips For Making Your Online Business Thrive

Technology has hugely evolved over the past ten years and continues to evolve throughout our day to day lives. Whereas technology used to be simply about gaming and computers, now it’s grown into so much […]

Analytical Guide: How does Robinhood Make Money?

Robinhood is a stock trading application that made its name by offering commission-free trades. Yes, it is a fintech company that let you trade stocks for free. So for this reason, Robinhood has been very […]

Next Industry Ripe Change

“Disruption” is a word that gets overused. But let’s not lose sight of the fact that shaking up entrenched, complacent industries can do a world of good. Mobile banking in Africa has bypassed traditional banks […]

Social Entrepreneurship: How to Harness Business to Make the World a Better Place

Some people start businesses to improve the quality of their life, others seek to work for themselves, and some simply see an opportunity in the market that they can’t resist. But sometimes the thing that tickles […]

Starting a new job is stressful. But what if there was a better way to do it?

By using the first day as a time for people to tap into their best selves — and not just fill out paperwork — companies could ease their stress and bring out their full potential, […]

7 Helpful Tips and Techniques for Pitching a Business Idea

In a world that fosters innovation and technology, new business ideas are gaining more attention from investors than ever before. Angel investors and venture capitalists invest in new businesses every day, even though they know […]

Ten Years of Going Full-Time With My Business

About ten years ago today, I left my day job. I was a full-time lecturer, but in early 2009 I decided to go full-time with my online business (which I built since 2006). I still […]