Meet Our Curator of the Week: Ashley Uy

Name: Ashley Uy Digest: Philippines Curator Since: September 2017 Title: Project Manager at Symph Twitter: @mashleyuy I’m a Cebu-based community builder working as a Project Manager at Symph, a startup foundry and a web development studio. My passion is to help develop the Philippines’ startup ecosystem by volunteering for the local tech, startup and design…

Ways to Protect Your Customer Data

Data has become a priority for businesses of all sizes. Data greatly informs how a company will behave, especially when it comes to marketing and advertising. Customer data such as location, age, gender, social security number, and credit card information is collected by companies every single day. Unfortunately, this type of data can be detrimental…

Meet Our Curator of the Week: Frank Pennetti

Name: Frank Pennetti Digest: Fort Lauderdale-Broward County Curator Since: June 2018 Title: Librarian and Attorney Twitter: @frankpennetti I’ve been an attorney for over 20 years. I’ve worked in both law (as a public defender, guardian ad litem staff attorney, and foreclosure defense attorney) and in the tech sector (university computer support specialist, e-commerce content manager).…

5 Methods for Improving Your Sales Funnel

Perhaps your highly-trafficked site isn’t getting adequate conversions. Or maybe customers click through your emails but fail to commit. Possibly quarterly sales goals are routinely missed. Clamping down on customer churn is a great way to keep your numbers looking good, but it’s only one part of the equation. If your business is suffering from…

Meet Our Curator of the Week: Jeff Saling

Meet Our Techstars Startup Digest Curator of the Week! Name: Jeff Saling Digest: Las Vegas Curator Since: February 2018 Title: Enterprise SaaS Executive and Startup Founder Twitter: @jeffrey_saling Jeff is a startup founder and technology company executive with more than 30 years’ experience – and proud Nevadan since 2009. For more detailed information or to…

The ‘Amazon Effect’: How E-Commerce Is Changing in 2019

E-commerce is the buying and selling of goods and/or services via the internet. E-commerce was first introduced in 1991 and has become increasingly popular in today’s society. According to Statista, worldwide e-commerce sales were over 2.8 trillion US dollars in the year 2018, and are projected to reach over 4.88 trillion US dollars by the…

Digital Marketing Stats You Probably Didn’t Know

As the world is becoming more and more in tune with the digital trends, grabbing people’s attention and coming up with effective marketing campaigns have also shifted to the World Wide Web. Today, almost everybody uses the internet on a daily basis and has at least one active social media account. If you want to…

How Well Do You Know Your Brand? Understanding Your Brand’s Archetype

Knowing and understanding your brand archetype is the first step to perfecting your brand’s identity Every successful entrepreneur understands the unquestionable importance and power of brand equity. However, in order to build a successful brand, it requires clear direction, consistency, and attention to details. The famous Swiss psychologist Carl Jung came up with twelve archetypes…

Making Working Vacations Work For Your Company

Science says vacations are good for your health, happiness, and workplace productivity. But try telling that to the nearly half of the U.S.-based workforce who didn’t use up all of their allotted vacation days last year. From unsupportive managers, to too many deadlines, to fearing the backlog they’d return to, overworked Americans cite a laundry…

Everything You Need to Know about Database Marketing

Database marketing is becoming more and more popular in today’s business world, and for good reason. According to Forbes, companies who adopt data-driven marketing are more likely to have an advantage over their competition and increase profitability. Although database marketing is popular, there are still a lot of business owners and CEOs who do not…

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