Liz Alton
Liz Alton

6 Strategies For Running Productive Virtual Meetings

Virtual meetings — anything from conference calls to videocasting — are the reality of doing business today. Here are six easy strategies to ensure you get the most done.


5 Tools Every Entrepreneur Needs to Increase Productivity

Start-ups need great tools to streamline the administrative and financial side of business. Here are five things entrepreneurs starting a business should never be without.

7 Ways Startups Can Better Manage Customer Relationships

Startups often fail at managing customer relationships. Here are 7 techniques that will help entrepreneurs get this service right.

Tech Meets Pet: Could a for Animals End Pet Homelessness?

With all the recent coverage and interest in start-ups focused on pets, it's a good time to start thinking about the nexus of technology and helping homeless pets.

3 Expert LinkedIn Strategies for Improving Your Career

In this follow on to last week's introduction to the basics of LinkedIn for job searching, this article explores three advanced strategies for finessing your profile.

Will We See Tupac, Whitney Houston, and Michael Jackson on a Hologram Tour Soon?

The Tupac hologram stunt at last weekend's Coachella has opened up a field of possibilities for holographic technology.

China Shuts Down the Internet, But Here's Why It May Backfire

Recent efforts by China to "turn off the internet" raise important concerns over the country's economic future – and what it means in the face of global economic crisis.

4 Ways Millennials Can Use LinkedIn to Find Jobs

LinkedIn can be a great tool to help millennials capture their network capital, make specific high-value connections, and ensure other users looking for people with their skills are finding them.

Mightybell and Self-Help Sites Like The Fancy Are the Future of Social Networking

Social networks that get users to take action are heating up, and MightyBell is leading the curve.

What Are Google Glasses? What is Project Glass?

With the invention of Google glasses, we’ve arrived at a moment where full-on augmented reality is at most a few years away, rather than a science fiction construct or geek’s wet dream.

3 Things The Kim Kardashian Flour Bomb Teaches Us About Social Media Tactics

The PR and social media response to the Kim Kardashian Flour Bomb incident teaches important lessons on how to seize the moment in the news cycle to get your message out.

Groupon, Living Social, And Daily Deal Sites Are Doing More Harm Than Good With UK Investigation

Making an informed decision about the daily deal sites like Groupon and LivingSocial.