Malartu Hopes To Be Part Of The Premiere Wave Of Equity Crowdfunders

The first online investment platform in North Carolina,Malartuhopes to be part of the premierewave ofequitycrowdfunders. But will their combination of metrics and core beliefs see them through three more years of fundraising to start-up adulthood? WhatMalartuOffers Investors Malartuis among a handful of companies vying forthe equitycrowdfundingniche, a niche that has doubled year […]

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OpenTable Challenger Reserve Realizes It’s Hard To Charge Diners, Shifts Focus To Restaurants

Backed by an Uber cofounder, restaurant booking app Reserve has realized it’s hard to challenge OpenTable by passing the charges on to diners. It’s hoping a new restaurant focus and software will help it compete.

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Marketing’s New Mantra: Location, Location, Location

As a recent Forbes Insights report, “Location: A Strategic Marketing Imperative,” sponsored by xAd, points out, location-based mobile advertising is fast becoming a strategic imperative in today’s data-driven, highly competitive landscape.
It’s easy to understand why. Mobile is quickly surpassing desktop computers as the most essential aid for making a purchasing […]

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Methodology For 2016 Best Cities For Jobs List

By Joel Kotkin and Michael Shires The methodology for our 2016 ranking,which seeks to measure the robustness of metro areas’ growth both recently and over time, largely corresponds to that used in previous years. The ranking is based on U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics “state and area” unadjusted employment data reported […]

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Cannes Film Festival Opens Today: Have You Chosen Your Baubles?

Cocktail ring in 18k white gold with tanzanite, sapphire and blue topaz, highlighted by Paraiba tourmalines, from the 2016 Chopard Red Carpet collection. The Cannes Film Festival kicks off today and Chopard is on hand as usual with a massive collection of photogenic jewelry from its annual Red Carpet collection. Chopard […]

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Four Things We Can Do To Reduce U.S. Tobacco Consumption

Last week, California became the second state to raise the tobacco purchase age to 21. This move is part of a pivotal trend spreading across the nation to reduce youth tobacco consumption by preventing or delaying young people from picking up tobacco products, including vaporizers and e-cigarettes.

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Westcliffe Colorado Modular Home on 5.3 Acres Available ID#:32670

Sited for privacy, this one level home has an open floor plan with spacious kitchen and breakfast bar as well as eating space in kitchen as well as a separate dining area. Pristine move in ready quality modular home perched on the hill to capture the magnificent Sangres as well as a private valley view.

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Commercial Protectionism Toward Beverage Alcohol Makes For Dyspeptic Judges

Wines and Vines Magazine, recently coveredretired steelworker Gerard Comeau’s legal trouble in New Brunswick, Canada. Comeau was among seventeen people intercepted during an October 2012 Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) sting operation. The RCMP tracked Comeau and the others as they bought alcohol in Quebec, then they radioed brethren local […]

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If We Don’t Know Where The Jobs Are To Come From Then How Can Government Create Them?

Eduardo Porter over in the New York Times manages to fall into the abyss of lazy thinking about government and politicians. He’s looking at the way in which work is changing and it’s most certainly doing that. Manufacturing employment is down substantially and no, this is nothing to do with […]

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