Wednesday, February 25, 2015

Why a Press Release Isn’t Always the Answer

Press Release by Jonah Engler

The press release is one of the most important tools in the public relations arsenal. It gets information out there for customers, potential customers and competitors to see when you are ready. But like any tool, it is not right for every job. There are many times it is the right tool, but if used at the wrong time too often it loses its effectiveness even when it should be used. How do you know when to use – or not use – a press release? Here are a few guidelines:

Monday, February 23, 2015

What are Some of the Best Ways to Build a Savings Account?

Savings Account by Jonah Engler

Having a savings account may make it easier to get through tough financial times or generally rely less on credit for large purchases. The good news is that anyone can build their savings no matter how much or how little they make. Let's take a look at some strategies that can be used to build a tangible savings account.

Wednesday, February 18, 2015

How to Gain Inspiration in the Workplace

Inspiration by Jonah Engler

How often do American workers get up in the morning and head off to work completely uninspired? Many of us do it every day. We struggle to find anything to be enthusiastic about because we are overworked, underpaid and tired of the same old routine. Yet it doesn't have to be that way. There are things we can all do to gain a little inspiration in the workplace.

Tuesday, February 17, 2015

How to Raise Capital for your Startup?

Raise capital for your startup by Jonah Engler

It is one thing to have a great idea for a startup; it is quite another to have the funding for that idea. Most small business owners do not place the same value on creating financial relationships as they do on technical innovation, and both of these skill sets are equally important.

Friday, February 13, 2015

Business Plan or Business Strategy?

Business Plan or Business Strategy by Jonah Engler

If you're looking to build a company in today's extremely competitive business landscape, the beginning stages may seem quite overwhelming. You may need funding, land, hardware, talent and many other things that you do not know how you will obtain. In order to get the help that you will need in order to obtain these things, is a business strategy or a business plan more important?

Tuesday, February 10, 2015

Identify a Growing Market

Jonah Engler - Identify a Growing Market

There are various ways to identify a niche or market for a business you're just starting up. The process of finding a market to sell product or services to is extremely important and can be the difference between a successful business and an unsuccessful one. Here is how you go about finding it:

Thursday, February 5, 2015

2015 Top Portfolio Trends

2015 Top Portfolio Trends Jonah Engler

2015 will see investors choose to diversify their portfolios to allow for the biggest possible gains. Even though all three markets saw positive growth and 2014, the expectation is that the gross numbers will be smaller during this calendar year. Because of the job market expansion more people will feel comfortable in investing, however even though the number of investors is expected to increase, the size of individualized investments is expected to decrease the cause of the uncertain nature of federal regulations pertaining to national interest rates on mortgages and other mitigating factors which might make investors cautious about placing all of their money in a singular location.

Extending the Life of a Public Presentation

Jonah Engler - Extending the Life of a Public Presentation

When you are giving public presentations in any capacity, it is hard to make these presentations last past the original. You often give the presentation and the presentation will not last. However, you can use some online resources to make that presentation last. When you are prolonging the life of the presentation, you will be able to make yourself into an authority in your industry with the help of your use of the Internet.

Monday, February 2, 2015

MIT Course Heralds the Market Reality of Big Data

Jonah Engler - MIT Course Heralds the Market Reality of Big Data

When you want to see where the economy is going, begin your search at its best universities. These schools became the best by trendsetting, and they remain the best by staying ahead of the curve, by preparing tomorrow’s professionals with the skills they will need now and in the future. MIT is one of the top universities in the world that made a splash when it began offering survey versions of its courses online, many free of charge. Now, what is arguably to top technology school on the planet is offering two survey courses in Big Data Science. It’s time today’s students began paying attention.