There are a myriad of decisions small business owners have to make on a daily basis, one of which is deciding between hiring independent contractors and hiring employees. While there are pros and cons to both types of workers, you might be asking yourself: What’s the difference between the two and which type of worker is […]
In the United States, there’s been an influx of foreign workers who possess technical expertise in specialized fields that are in high demand, such as in architecture, engineering, mathematics, science, and medicine. As the United States’ technology and service-based economies continue to expand, the growing need for highly skilled employees increases, and consequently, for H1-B […]
2014 was the year of Mobile Technology. From mobile marketing trends to the rise of the Internet of Things (IoTs), mobile applications hit the year big. This trend will continue as consumers will spend more time on mobile apps than on the Web. As consumers becoming accustomed and expect real-time, location-driven, context-specific user experience and […]
We’ve polished our cowboy boots, brushed up on Keith Urban lyrics, and bulked up on our BBQ. Yep, we’re ready to launch in the yippee ki yay state of Texas and we couldn’t be more excited. We’ve been testing out the markets in Dallas, San Antonio, Austin, and Houston and we’ve quickly come to […]
In my mind the Internet reminds me a lot of The Hunger Games. There are a bunch of random people running around haphazardly in a cyber forest with access to tools they don’t know how to use, spying on people who don’t know that they are there, and at the end of the day, shots […]
“Oh the weather outside is frightful, but the fire is so delightful. And since we’ve no place to go, let it snow, let it snow, let it snow!” The problem with that song is that we have a long list of places we need to be at, work being at the top of that list. […]
I’ve had a variety of great (and interesting) jobs over the past two decades since I’ve entered the workforce and I’ve learned a lot from both sides of the desk. I’ve also had the spectrum of amazing bosses from those who were Yoda to my Luke Skywalker to those who after one year I […]
On those unfortunate occasions where you have to go to the doctor’s office (especially at this time of year with cold and flu germs swirling around like a Nor’easter), you have the confidence of knowing that your privacy is protected with the HIPAA Privacy Rule.
“Any time is a good time to start a company.” – Ron Conway, Noted Startup Investor, SV Angel (and investor in UpCounsel) Most of the time, when entrepreneurs startup a new company, the founder(s) begin on a shoestring budget of their own cash or a small seed round from friends & family or an […]
For the first time in my life, I am on trend. Nope, it has nothing to do with my over-processed hair, compact SUV, or my non-existent fitness schedule. I’m a work-from-home freelance employee who relies on social media.