StreetShares, Eastern Foundry team up to help contractor startups find financing

Reston-based crowdfunding company StreetShares and Arlington-based government contractor incubator Eastern Foundry are teaming up to offer contractors a new way to finance their businesses. Government contractors often struggle to get financing, espe.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 20th, 2017

Airbnb Aims for Business Travelers with its New WeWork Partnership

The startups want to make it easier to book a workspace and lodging nearby. Airbnb wants to make it easier to find a workspace on the road. Airbnb reportedly plans to team with shared workspace company WeWork to al.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneOct 6th, 2017

5 principles CEOs should use to guide their teams

Keeping your employees happy and fulfilled is a key element in your company’s success. Your employees are the backbone of what you do. I find that the my team functions at its best when we have a defined set of company principles. As a CEO, setting.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 17th, 2017

More police departments and other first-responders are using drones

IN JUNE a search-and-rescue team in Colorado used a drone to spot lost hikers in a pine forest, shaving hours off the time it would have taken to find the hikers using dogs, and thousands of dollars off the cost of doing so with a helic.....»»

Category: useconomySource: economistOct 12th, 2017

A 20-year retrospective from PBJ photographer Cathy Cheney (Pictures)

Weeks ago, at a gathering of the PBJ editorial team, my editor Suzanne Stevens toasted my 20 years of working at the paper/ To which I replied, "Are you sure? Twenty years?" She was sure. So sure that she suggested I find one image from each year a.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 12th, 2017

Find IKEA Overwhelming? You Could Soon Buy That Stuff from Places Like Amazon Instead

The huge warehouse retailer might team up with the huge online marketplace for (almost) everything very soon......»»

Category: topSource: incOct 11th, 2017

Fake NFL story continues to find haven on Facebook days after being debunked

Last week, right-wing social media platforms widely shared a fake news story about an NFL player supposedly burning an American flag in the team's loc.....»»

Category: topSource: moneyOct 6th, 2017

Penguins decade of dominance by the numbers

Over the past decade, the Pittsburgh Penguins have gone through a historic period of dominance, with the team scoring three Stanley Cup victories and five trips to the Eastern Conference finals. Here's a closer look at their success by the numbers:.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 6th, 2017

Creative & Cool: Startups find small — but hip — spaces fit the bill

As more and more of entrepreneurs try to make their business ideas into a reality, there’s a growing demand for more non-traditional workspaces......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 6th, 2017

CBRE team tapped to find user for ‘uniqueʼ LIC space

The CBRE team of Joshua Kleinberg, Ruben Kast DeMartinez and Matthew Giordano has been appointment the leasing agent for an opportunity in Long Island City at 38-27 30th Street. The three-story, 30,000 s.....»»

Category: realestateSource: realestateweeklyOct 5th, 2017

Eastern Consolidated team closes four leases on LES and East Village on same day

Eastern Consolidated Senior Director and Principal James Famularo has announced that his team closed four leases totaling 10,880 square feet on the Lower East Side and East Village. These deals brin.....»»

Category: realestateSource: realestateweeklyOct 4th, 2017

Antwerp Diamond Sale Features 709 Carat Stone

Antwerp Diamond Sale Features 709 Carat Stone Media in Sierra Leone report that a 709-carat diamond found in the country’s eastern Kono District has been taken by a sales team from .....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsOct 4th, 2017

Nordstrom just partnered with one of our favorite clothing startups on a one-month-only pop-up shop

The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll li.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 3rd, 2017

Save on sheets from one of our favorite bedding startups — and more of today"s best deals from around the web

The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase. Since you don't have all day to scour the web .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 3rd, 2017

Stat sheet: Metro, MLS backers tout stadium"s multimillion-dollar impact

As Metro Council readies for a stadium financing vote that could seal or sink Nashville's hopes of landing a Major League Soccer team, Mayor Megan Barry's office and the ML2SNashville committee are touting the results of a University of Tennessee study.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 3rd, 2017

Find out where the Texas Rangers ranked in MLB attendance this season

As the Texas Rangers ended their 2017 season on Sunday, falling 5-2 to the Oakland A's, the team also saw a loss in the number of fans attending games. The Arlington-based baseball team saw yearly attendance of 2,507,760 fans, or roughly 15,480 pe.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 3rd, 2017

3 Ways to Use Conflict to Find Creative Solutions to Problems

Tension is healthy when you give it space to spark creative solutions rather than erode the relationships among team members......»»

Category: topSource: incOct 2nd, 2017

How to find a contractor after a hurricane

Thousands of homeowners across the U.S. will need to repair or rebuild their homes......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 25th, 2017

Amazon has a little-known section for exclusive products it sells — here’s the best tech you"ll find in it

The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase. Because so many of us use Amazon for everything, it's easy to forget it's just a s.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 21st, 2017

Need to Find Inefficiencies? 1 Simple Way to Do It Now

Business models can uncover performance constraints and opportunities and directthe team's energy to critical areas of focus......»»

Category: topSource: incSep 21st, 2017

3 Ways to Let Remote Members Know They Matter

It's important to find ways to keep employees as part of the team while they're working from afar......»»

Category: topSource: incSep 13th, 2017