OPEN Forum

Apr 22

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Going Green on the Cheap

kiplinger:

Happy Earth Day! Now’s a great time to learn about ways to go green on the cheap.

For those of us with more limited means, there are small things we can do every day to trim our energy use. Many are low-cost or free, and some will even save you money. After all, you shouldn’t have to be rich to help save the planet.

Check out these 15 ways you can live an environmentally friendly lifestyle on a budget.

Apr 21

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Uh oh. Yelp is getting on small-business owner’s bad side again with its latest move: Yahoo and Yelp recently struck a deal in which all Yahoo Local reviews will be replaced by Yelp reviews.
 

Uh oh. Yelp is getting on small-business owner’s bad side again with its latest move: Yahoo and Yelp recently struck a deal in which all Yahoo Local reviews will be replaced by Yelp reviews.

 

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Apr 18

Businesses that cater to consumers’ fears for the future are reporting “robust sales,” writes OPEN Forum contributor Mark Henricks. 
"Doomsday may or may not be looming ahead, but it’s never been disadvantageous to be prepared," says David Sanders, owner of Atlanta-based e-commerce business Doomsday Prep. (He should know — his sales go up with every new season of AMC’s zombie survival hit The Walking Dead). 
Read more on OPEN Forum, “Dystopian Businesses: Profiting From Depressing Visions of the Future”

Businesses that cater to consumers’ fears for the future are reporting “robust sales,” writes OPEN Forum contributor Mark Henricks. 

"Doomsday may or may not be looming ahead, but it’s never been disadvantageous to be prepared," says David Sanders, owner of Atlanta-based e-commerce business Doomsday Prep. (He should know — his sales go up with every new season of AMC’s zombie survival hit The Walking Dead)

Read more on OPEN Forum, “Dystopian Businesses: Profiting From Depressing Visions of the Future

fastcompany:

Save your eureka moments. These note-taking apps are at your fingertips.

fastcompany:

Save your eureka moments. These note-taking apps are at your fingertips.

Apr 17

goodideaexchange:


10 Tips For Young Entrepreneurs
“The last 6 years have taught me many valuable lessons in life and business. I now have a handful of businesses in different industries and a clear path for future growth and success. Here are some of the lessons I’ve learned as a young entrepreneur.”

goodideaexchange:

10 Tips For Young Entrepreneurs

The last 6 years have taught me many valuable lessons in life and business. I now have a handful of businesses in different industries and a clear path for future growth and success. Here are some of the lessons I’ve learned as a young entrepreneur.”