Anthropology might hold some answers to the most difficult workplace challenges

Many recent discussions have centered on the drawbacks of the open-plan office, a major format in the UK, and possible pathways to the communal workplace of the future. As part of this, it has been acknowledged that the factors responsible for determining the open-plan office’s performance are complex, and a …

‘Weedcraft Inc’ is a fun look inside the legally gray marijuana industry

The state of marijuana in the United States is… complicated. In some states it’s legal, in some states you need a medical prescription for it, in some states it’s completely illegal. But people are still growing it and selling it all over the place, and Devolver Digital’s upcoming game Weedcraft …

Which types of startups are most often profitable?

Julian Shapiro Contributor Share on Twitter Julian Shapiro is the founder of BellCurve.com, a growth marketing agency that trains you to become a marketing professional. He also writes at Julian.com. More posts by this contributor Founder Stories: Webflow’s Y Combinator Journey I co-run an agency that teaches a hundred startups …

August 2018’s top 10 Minecraft Marketplace creations: Graduation day

The Minecraft Marketplace kept some of its momentum from launching on Switch and its first Summer Sale. The unified version of Minecraft served up 373,361 downloads across Windows 10, mobile, Xbox, and Switch. While that’s nowhere near the 669,795 downloads from July, it’s still a big number for a month without …

Netflix is testing a new feature that lets you instantly replay scenes (for some reason)

Netflix loves to test new ideas, and its latest experiment is an odd new feature that lets viewers watch a scene again. A selection of Netflix subscribers noticed the new addition, which serves a pop-up asking if they want to “watch this scene again” after certain ‘highlight’ scenes in a …

Optimize your website with our favorite WordPress SEO tips and tricks

Editor’s Note: This article on WordPress SEO tips and tricks was first published on February 4, 2015. It was updated on November 23, 2018. Most users adopt WordPress because it’s free, it’s easy to use, and it offers an abundance of resources and extensions. What people don’t realize is WordPress …

Helping businesses make the right choices for international expansion

With more than 30 years of international experience, Louise Kern, managing director of GloBIS, helps businesses make the right choice in international expansion. In the following interview, Kern shares tips on how to avoid getting burned on a business deal, how to recognize a legitimate business opportunity when it lands …

Salesforce at 20 offers lessons for startup success

Salesforce is celebrating its 20th anniversary today. The company that was once a tiny irritant going after giants in the 1990s Customer Relationship Management (CRM) market, such as Oracle and Siebel Systems, has grown into full-fledged SaaS powerhouse. With an annual run rate exceeding $14 billion, it is by far …