Category: Startup Insider

8 Startups Changing How Payments Work

Join us in a city near you at Entrepreneur’s Accelerate Your Business event series kicking off Feb 23. View cities and dates » Back in the day, making a payment as a business or a consumer was pretty straight-forward. You could pay by cash or check. Then came credit cards followed by debit cards. While…

There's a Gender Pay Gap for eBay Sellers

Even on eBay, men make more. That’s the new finding from a study of over a million eBay transactions across the U.S. published Friday in the journal Science Advances. How much more? Comparing sales on brand-new items, women make on average about 80 cents for every dollar a man does. With help from eBay Labs, sociologist…

7 Inconvenient Truths About Content Marketing

Content marketing is, without a doubt, the most over-hyped and least-understood marketing tool for entrepreneurs, soloproeneurs and small businesses owners. And it’s certainly not the panacea it’s been made out to be. The interactive web — social media, blogs, videos, etc. — has made content marketing relatively easy and inexpensive. And therein lies the rub. As with entrepreneurship,…

10 Habits That Destroy Workplace Relationships

Join us in a city near you at Entrepreneur’s Accelerate Your Business event series kicking off Feb 23. View cities and dates » According to Globoforce, 78 percent of people who work between 30 to 50 hours per week actually spend more time with their coworkers than with their families. Because of the amount of time that…

5 Reasons Why You Should Write a Book

Join us in a city near you at Entrepreneur’s Accelerate Your Business event series kicking off Feb 23. View cities and dates » Writing not only does so much for you. It does a lot to you! Related: 7.1 Steps to Writing Your Book In fact, every author I’ve met has become a better person since…

Make More Money Blogging With These 6 Tips

Join us in a city near you at Entrepreneur’s Accelerate Your Business event series kicking off Feb 23. View cities and dates » Everyone who reads an article knows that there are good articles, and there are great articles — but what makes a great article great? Blogging or article writing serve multiple purposes including promotion and marketing as well as…