For Small Business, Security Matters: How To Find A Payment Partner You Can Trust

Small business owners are champions of the DIY spirit, but there’s one area where they have to trust someone else to do the job: payment processing. And of all the responsibilities to entrust to an outside vendor, handling customer payment data is among the most nerve-wracking to outsource. After all, […]

Dark matters

Thanks to our lifestyle and late-night work schedules, dark circles are extremely common. The good news is that they are really easy to get rid of. Here’s what you need… 1. Up your water intake.Drinking at least 10 glasses of water every day helps eliminate wasteful toxins from your body. […]

United, Woolworths and Five Guys Everything that matters this morning

United Airlines to link executive pay to customer experience United Airlines has revealed plans to tie its executive pay structure to customer satisfaction levels as it seeks to rebuild its reputation following a recent PR disaster. Two weeks ago footage emerged of a passenger being violently dragged off a United […]

Real Estate Agents Stay Up to Speed with Keeping Current Matters

Keeping Current Matters (KCM) is an eight-year-old company, based in New York, that provides educational content for real estate agents, to keep them informed on current housing trends. In return for a monthly fee of $19.95, KCM researches the market and compiles relevant information into concise 30-minute presentations that agents […]

Start-up Failure Rates Vary — Choosing the Right Industry Matters

I’m following up my posting of a few weeks ago on new business failure rates where I said that there are considerable differences across industry sectors in business failure rates. Below is Figure 7.1 (p.113) from my book Illusions of Entrepreneurship: The Costly Myths that Entrepreneurs, Investors, and Policy Makers […]

Real Estate Agents Stay Up to Speed with Keeping Current Matters

Keeping Current Matters (KCM) is an eight-year-old company, based in New York, that provides educational content for real estate agents, to keep them informed on current housing trends. In return for a monthly fee of $19.95, KCM researches the market and compiles relevant information into concise 30-minute presentations that agents […]