Women Entrepreneurs Have Come A Long Way—But There’s Still Room For Improvement

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Starting and running more businesses than ever, women business owners worldwide are on the rise, according to the Global Entrepreneurship Monitor (GEM) 2016/17 Women’s Report. The report surveyed women entrepreneurs in 74 global economies to create a snapshot of women’s progress. Continue reading “Women Entrepreneurs Have Come A Long Way—But There’s Still Room For Improvement”

New Study Shows Workplace Equality Is Still A Thing Of The Future: What Working Moms Need To Know

In the market research industry, our daily jobs usually entail project work, tight deadlines, and demanding clients. This fast-paced environment is great for women: we are scientifically proven to be better at multi-tasking, are more detail-oriented, and are better communicators than our male counterparts. But the same thing that makes our field a great fit for us works against us when it comes to work-life balance – especially if parenthood is thrown into the mix. Continue reading “New Study Shows Workplace Equality Is Still A Thing Of The Future: What Working Moms Need To Know”

Could You Survive A Digital Disaster? Why Every Small Business Needs An IT Road Map

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Most companies will focus on their sales, marketing, and balance sheets, but forget the infrastructure that keeps the operations running—and that oversight can get expensive quickly.

When the worst happens and you’re faced with hardware failures, after-hours IT support, system upgrades, vendor audits, or recoveries from hacking and viruses, it’s no wonder that the average IT outage costs $5,600 per minute; for larger companies, this can mean losing up to half a million dollars every hour. Continue reading “Could You Survive A Digital Disaster? Why Every Small Business Needs An IT Road Map”