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U.S. economy poised for faster growth? Leading indicators say yes

The U.S. economy might be accelerating, according to the leading economic indicators. A broad measure of how well the U.S. economy is performing surged in June after a strong gain in May, suggesting growth could speed up in the months ahead. The leading economic index jumped 0.6% last month after a revised 0.4% increase in May, the Conference Board said ... Read More »

Easy Method for Cleaning a Glass Top Cooking Stove

The smooth look of a glass top cooking stove offers a real contemporary look to the kitchen, but it can be nearly ruined by using the wrong items to clean the surface. You can b left with a scratched surface that is easier than ever to get soiled after slight spills. Below is a method that takes the real work ... Read More »

How to Use Live Streaming for Content Marketing: Meerkat, Periscope, katch.me

Meerkat is the hot new live streaming app that is taking the world by storm. Recently, the company teamed up with GoPro to live stream from your GoPro to your phone, and now we have so many new emojis. This gets my inner adrenaline junkie revving and makes me excited about what content I can produce this winter. Katch.me is a NYC based start-up ... Read More »

Snapdeal wants Flipkart to pay $900 million for buyout

Online marketplace Snapdeal has asked bigger rival Flipkart to pay at least $900 million in stock after rejecting the latter’s latest offer to buy the company, two people familiar with the matter said. Flipkart is yet to respond to Snapdeal’s demand but the company will send a new offer this week that will be higher than its previous bid of ... Read More »

What changed for the market while you were sleeping? 12 things to know

The Nifty is likely to open higher on Thursday, tracking positive handover from Wall Street. The Nifty closed 30 points higher at 9,816 on Wednesday. The index formed a small bullish candle and negated negative pattern of shooting star formed in the previous session. The index moved in the trading range of the previous session, but the bulls managed to ... Read More »

In an economic death spiral: West Virgina is America’s worst state for business in 2017

There is no mistaking West Virginia Gov. Jim Justice for anything but a local. His plain talk, delivered in a heavy drawl, is fast becoming a trademark of a governor barely six months into his first term. And the talk is often accompanied by theatrics. Like when the Republican-controlled state legislature passed a budget this year that the Democratic governor — a ... Read More »

10 Tips for Franchising Your Business Idea

Thinking about franchising your business idea? Starting a franchise program can be a great way to grow your business fast. But there’s a lot that goes into getting a new franchise up and running. For that reason, it can help to learn from those who have gone through the process before. Tips for Franchising Your Business Here are some tips from franchise ... Read More »

50 Most Creative Instagram Bio Ideas for Business Users

One of the first things you should do upon signing up for Instagram for your business is create a bio. But not just any old bio will do. To add some interesting tidbits to your small business Instagram bio, check out this list of Instagram bio examples for inspiration. Instagram Bio Examples for Small Businesses Richard Branson The famous entrepreneur’s Instagram bio features some ... Read More »

QuickBooks Financing Platform Leverages Your Data for Funding

Never heard of QuickBooks Financing before? Well, this is a marketplace of small business finance products that cover the full spectrum of credit offerings including Small Business Administration loans, lines of credit, short and long term loans and peer-to-peer loans. To date, QuickBooks financing claims that it has helped more than 628 million QuickBooks customers to access financing. How QuickBooks Financing ... Read More »

Only 1 in 4 Small Businesses Well Prepared for Cyber Attack

Only a quarter of small businesses feel they are “well prepared” for a cyber-attack on their company. This is according to a recent survey on IT risks organizations face during their everyday work by Netwrix Corporation, provider of a visibility platform for data security and risk mitigation in hybrid environments. Small Businesses Not Feeling Prepared for a Cyber Attack According to Netwrix’s 2017 IT Risks ... Read More »