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Global Entrepreneurship Summit 2019 – Are You Attending @theGESsummit

GES 2019: innovation meets investment, powered by policy. The Global Entrepreneurship Summit (GES) uniquely gathers governments, the private sector and a powerful partner network to turn challenges into business opportunities worldwide. Incorporating policy support, GES is unparalleled in accelerating growth and ensuring tech creates good for all of us. Ramon Ray, founder of Smart Hustle Media,...

SCORE Survey Says You Don’t Need College to Start a Successful Business @scorementors

From SCORE - Starting or growing a small business can be a daunting task, so many entrepreneurs want to learn, either through formal education or online resources. And it seems to pay off—small business owners who invest in training are more likely to grow. Zoho's CEO spoke about this as well. See full story here.

Ruby Receptionist Acquisition Enables Chat Assistance @callruby

Congrats to Ruby Receptionist's . Their recent acquisition enables them to not only answer phones but also manage chats! Jill Nelson, founder of Ruby says, "Customers are looking to engage with companies anytime and anywhere. To expand on our mission of providing real, human connections, Ruby has recently acquired ProfessionalChats. We are so excited about...

5 Tips To Keep You Facebook Account and Page Secure

Good read from Facebook - Protecting people's information is the most important responsibility we have at Facebook. Our teams work around the clock to detect and prevent fraud, safeguard data and ensure our systems are secure. While we invest in finding, fixing and preventing security issues, there are things you can do to protect your account...

SCORE 2019 FedEx Small Business Grant Contest @scorementors @fedex

What could you do with $15,000, $30,000 or even $50,000 for your small business? The FedEx Small Business Grant Contest, with SCORE, has returned, offering even more money to 10 winners. Entries will be accepted February 19 through March 25. Entering is a great opportunity to gain exposure for your business and connect with your...

Does Vertical Video Make a Difference? We Spent $6,000 on Tests to Find Out

From Buffer - There has been much discussion recently on industry-leading publications about the effectiveness of video on social media. For example, did you know that video posts on Facebook receive at least 59 percent more engagement than other post types? Since our 2017 research with Animoto comparing square vs. landscape video, little has been published around the impact of video format...

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