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  •  Dr. Letitia S. Wright
    First Time to Crowdfunding? Here is What You Need to Know
    As America’s Crowd Funding Strategist, Dr. Letitia S. Wright, D.C, teaches workshops for Small Business Administration, California’s SBDC’s and is a Guest blogger for the Los Angeles Crowd Funding Examiner and other Crowd Funding...
  • Future Shop and Best Buy stores closed across Canada
    Best Buy to rebrand and shut down Future Shops
    There is no future for Future Shop in Canada.Best Buy Canada, a unit of Best Buy Co., has announced, that it will close 66 of its Future Shop electronics stores, and fire 1,500 full-time as well as part-time workers. They have also decided to take...
  • What is your vision for 2015?
    Connections: Upcoming Events for April 2015
    March 2015 was the hustle and bustle month for Philadelphia area business owners. There were many events for Women's History Month in addition, the Small Business Expo was held at the Convention Center. I thought April 2015 would be an easy...
  • Stone-faced
    Stone-faced
    How to make sure that you are doing the things it takes to grow your companyGrowing your company – or any business, requires change. But that change has to enable the company to move toward a specific goal. Beyond creating a strategic plan,...
  •  A visitor walks past an exhibit of past Blackberry smartphones at the Blackberry stand at the 2015 CeBIT technology trade fair in Germany
    A BlackBerry turnaround remains on course
    It seemed for a long time as if the enormous popularity of Apple iPhones had killed off all competition from Blackberry. However, Blackberry has fought back and has surfaced with a fourth-quarter profit. Fox Business Network reported on March 27,...
  • Fresh and Easy set to close stores in So Cal, re-design remaining ones
    Fresh and Easy set to close stores in So Cal, re-design remaining ones
    Say goodbye to 30 Fresh and Easy stores that will be closing soon in Southern California. Another 20 locations in Arizona and Nevada will shut their doors. The chain says the locations are best suited for other types of retail.That’s about a...
  • Kraft Foods Group announces merger with Heinz
    Kraft Foods Group announces merger with Heinz
    In what is easily the top business news story of the day, Kraft Foods Group has announced it will merge with Heinz, according to a USA Today article published on March 25, 2015.This merger between Kraft and Heinz will create the fifth largest food...
  • Amputee shoe
    When you only have one shoe to sell - list it on eBay as amputee shoe
    eBay sellers are constantly on the look out for ways to make money selling odd or unique items. One category some sellers have not heard of is "amputee shoes." Sometimes sellers arrive home with a pair of mismatched shoes or one in a...
  • Macaron Day NYC 2015
    Macaron Parlour unveils 24 new macaron flavors in celebration of Macaron Day
    On Macaron Day NYC 2015, celebrated on Friday, March 20, Macaron Parlour celebrated by releasing new macaron flavors. In fact, Macaron Parlour co-founder Simon Tung released 24 new macaron flavors, unveiling one new flavor on the hour, each hour...
  • New talent blooms at Spring into Style runway show in Phoenix
    New talent blooms at Spring into Style runway show in Phoenix
    Since temperatures in March often approach 90 degrees, Phoenicians need other indications that spring has arrived. Of course, the crowds of out-of-towners here to see the 15 Cactus League Teams’ spring training are telling. But another sign...
  • Mena Air's professionals can help you with your air conditioning
    Has your air conditioner been serviced lately? Need a spring check-up?
    It is mid-march and the weather is warming up in New Orleans. Unfortunately this is also the time of year that many people discover that their air conditioning system may need some TLC.You may notice the following about your air conditioning...
  • Dr. Wright's Favorite of March 20, 2015
    Dr. Wright's Favorite of March 20, 2015
    Company Philanthropic Giving Programs that team-up non-profit organizationsCompany Philanthropic Giving Programs that team-up non-profit organizations (NPOs) through company donations, volunteerism and matching programs.Accurately matching...
  • Broadcasting at 127th IOC Assembly
    Japan’s NHK Broadcasting spotlights sports with new Rio bureau
    Tokyo’s selection to host the 2020 Summer Olympic games is already getting sports more attention with a large audience. NHK Broadcasting, the official Olympic broadcasdter in Japan, opened a temporary office in Rio de Janeiro in August 2014....
  • Poppington Photography
    Poppington Photography
    Antonio Edwards was born and raised in Harrisburg Pennsylvania. At the age of 15 Antonio started traveling back and fourth to New York City and Pittsburgh to visit family and lived in DC for a while. After living in New York City for seven years...
  • An Apple iPhone
    Apple is offering an incentive for Android owners to trade for iPhones
    Apple is making a big push to move into the large Android phone market. 24/7 Wall St reported on March 17, 2015, Apple will soon take Android phones as trade-ins for an Apple phone. Apple is all set to start accepting smartphones which use the...