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5 Ways to Maximize a Branding Tool You Are Already Using Every Day

Rarely given much thought in brand creation or marketing efforts, your email signature can sometimes be seen by hundreds of eyeballs on a daily basis. Once you start thinking of this rather minuscule part of your communications a little more…

June 30, 2015

Akon’s Solar Power Initiative Aims To Bring Electricity To 600 Million People In Africa

This isn’t just another charitable celebrity contribution. This might be the most ambitious charitable endeavor ever. R&B singer Akon has launched an initiative aiming to bring electricity to 600 million people in Africa. The Akon Lighting Africa initiative has started…

June 4, 2015

5 Simple Ways To Protect Your Cloud Data

After high-profile data breaches of Home Depot, JPMorgan Chase, Sony Pictures, and Anthem, businesses across every industry are investing heavily in data protection. In the retail industry alone, Forrester predicts a double-digit increase in security spending. Before you start throwing…

May 21, 2015

The Top Cities For Finding Employment Right Now

This morning’s announcement that national unemployment fell just 0.1% in April–to 5.4%–was a disappointment to many, but cities across the country are seeing strong opportunities in a range of industries, many while maintaining unemployment rates far below the national one….

May 8, 2015

Google HR Boss: We Don’t Care Where You Went To College

Companies pay too much attention to where job applicants went to college, what their name sounds like and how well they answer brain teasers, Google’s top human resources executive Laszlo Bock told a packed room of business leaders, academics and…

May 5, 2015

Secrets To Scaling Up — Remember That Not All Revenue Is Created Equal

When you are a small company just starting out, there is a huge — and understandable — temptation to take all revenue going, regardless of where it comes from. But this is a critical mistake and, sadly, one that many…

April 28, 2015

[Media Recap] The Louard Life Presents: Living a Life of Love Cocktails & Conversation

Ovation Condominiums in the heart of Buckhead was the elegant backdrop for the launch of the Louard Life “Living a Life of Love” Cocktails & Conversation produced by The Resource Guild. Guest were treated to a wonderful italian meal prepared…

April 20, 2015

How To Get Your Student Debt Forgiven

Student loans have grown to become the second-largest source of consumer debt in the U.S. behind only home mortgages, surpassing credit card debt since the financial crisis. And there is little relief in sight. Grads must repay loans even if…

April 9, 2015

[Media Recap] The Dipset Reunion, 2 Chainz, Funkmaster Flex, Travis Porter, K Camp, Cap 1 and More Sizzle at the Street Execs x BeersandTacos SXSW Showcase

The Street Execs x BeerandTacos Showcase at SXSW was the move to make. This show was nodoubt one of the most talked about events SXSW this year. 2 Chainz performed his hits while introducing SXSW to his roster of talent…

March 19, 2015

6 Traits Successful Entrepreneurs Share

As a writer at The Idea Village in New Orleans, I’ve interviewed dozens of entrepreneurs, ranging from new founders of fledgling companies to seasoned leaders who have launched several successful businesses. On occasion, I walk out of an interview believing…

March 17, 2015