Gujarat’s under-22 generation: Young cattle rearers in Kutch debate the future of their grassland

Savan Halepotra chops Banni’s infamous gando bawal weed for a living | Aarefa Johari Every winter for the past decade, Mirkhan Gafoor Jat has watched tourists flocking to the white salt desert of the Rann of Kutch to participate in Gujarat Tourism’s annual Rann Utsav. Most of the tourists pass through his home turf, the expansive […]

Goldman Sachs asked its interns about their spending habits, social media apps, and dreams – here are their answers

Internship season has wrapped up on Wall Street, and young financiers have headed back to school with all the new skills and knowledge they picked up over the summer. Of course, banks can also learn a thing or two from the young people they hire for a summer. Goldman Sachs on Thursday released the firm’s second […]

People are already replacing their desktop computers with smartglasses

In the tech industry, “dogfooding” is a common term that describes when companies make their employees use the software and hardware they make, so that bugs can be caught and everyday improvements can be dreamed up before the product ever hits the market. Recently, the most powerful companies in Silicon Valley have shown significant interest in augmented […]

10 Creatives Reveal Their Weird and Wonderful Sources of Inspiration

Whether you work in the arts, science, technology, medicine, or business, creatives constantly have to use their abilities to invent. It would be pretty nice to be able to turn on creativity like a faucet and effortlessly solve every problem that comes up in an instant, but unfortunately it doesn’t work that way. We have to be artistically […]

Gadgets help parents care for their baby

DAVENPORT, Iowa. – Taking care of a baby is hard work. Some parents are enlisting the help of technology. All kinds of gadgets are on the market, including electronic rockers and pacifier thermometers. Trista Peterson is a working mother of two, five-week-old baby boy, Ben, and three-year-old Blaire. She somehow finds time to blog about it all on […]

New SEO Boosting Opportunities for Businesses: SEMJar Are Expanding Their PBN Hosting

SEMJar is now offering their clients and any business seeking to improve their marketing score a chance to achieve a major boost via their extended network and other valuable additions to their service. SEMJar is a company that needs no introduction in the world of SEO businesses as it has built a solid reputation for […]

Judy Chan of Urban Airship: 82 Percent of Millennials More Likely to Use a Loyalty Card on Their Mobile Device

Small Business Trends: Give me a little bit of your personal background. Judy Chan: I am a product manager here at urban airship. So my primary role entrepreneurship is really to talk about mobile wallets. So what I like to tell everyone is you know in many ways I have a really fun job. I […]

69 Percent of U.S. Entrepreneurs Start Their Businesses at Home

0 If you operate your business from home, you’re not alone. A recent survey of U.S. businesses indicates the majority of entrepreneurs do the same. And that’s not just in the startup phase either. According to the 2012 Global Entrepreneurship Monitor report (PDF), more than half of U.S. entrepreneurs continue to operate their businesses from […]

How to Motivate Temporary Employees to do Their Best

According to a report (PDF) from the National Employment Law Project, the number of U.S. workers working in temporary jobs has reached an all-time high of 2.8 million people. As the holiday shopping season approaches, your small business might be planning on hiring some temporary workers. But while you’re relying heavily on those temps, they may […]