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What do small business owners need to pay attention to this fall? Heathcare, Internet security and new technology make the list. Here are five things that small businesses need to be on top of over the next several months: Small business owners who bought employee health insurance policies before the end of 2013, sidestepping the law's requirements for a year, could pay between 10 percent and 20 percent more when it's time to renew, says Michael Stahl, chief marketing officer of HealthMarkets Inc. , a broker based in North Richland Hills, Texas.
4 hrs ago | KMIZ
Note to the Grammys: You may not want to seat Sharon Osbourne anywhere near U2 at the next awards show. "The Talk" co-host and wife of rocker Ozzy Osbourne went on a Twitter rant about the group's recent free release of its new album on iTunes.
5 hrs ago | WJYI-AM Milwaukee
'NBA 2K15:' This Monday, Sept. 8 photo provided by 2K Games shows Ronnie Singh, 2K digital marketing director's facial mapping as he completes the process through a PS4 camera during a video shoot in Novato, Calif.
7 hrs ago | KSL-TV
There's lots of ski towns around the world but Salt Lake is unique for the four world-class ski resorts in its own backyard. To set the area apart from ski towns worldwide, government, tourism and ski industry representatives launched a new national campaign Tuesday intended to reposition Salt Lake City as Ski City USA .
Grant Victor, a leading retail-style ATM service and solutions provider in North America, announces recent additions to its leadership team. Todd Christiansen has joined the Grant Victor team as the Senior Vice President of Technology.
In an effort to commercialize its Watson analysis technology, IBM is testing a new service that can answer questions business managers might have about their data. On Tuesday, IBM launched a beta of Watson Analytics , an interactive Q&A service designed to answer questions and highlight trends within sets of enterprise data.
September marks the 30th anniversary of the now-ubiquitous "Baby On Board!" car sign. An estimated 10 million yellow caution signs have been sold in the last three decades.
Offers of extended warranties or service contracts are becoming the norm, whether you buy a big-ticket item like a car or kitchen appliance or a less expensive one like a television or phone. Federal Trade Commission staff attorney Svetlana Gans says consumers should research a service plan before deciding whether to buy an extended warranty.
During the first week of October 2012, the Journal reported that Starbucks stores around the country were running out of the syrup used to make its Pumpkin Spice Latte --- one of several fall drinks the chain releases seasonally, for a limited time. Sredl, who studies consumer consumption and seasonality, said that it's no surprise when big-name items, like a spiced latte in October or brand of shoe during back-to-school shopping season, become inextricably linked with the season in which they appear.
I find Innovation Hubs to be crutial in the formation of moving towards a better healthcare system, as it fosters new ideas and potentially gets them to the market. Is this hub limited to a specific country / region? Digital business isn't about changing code; it's about changing what legacy sales, distribution, customer service, and product groups do in the new digital age.
Facing a friendly audience of Scottish pensioners, oil executives, and Conservatives, the Prime Minister pleaded with Scots to reject independence in the too-close-to-call referendum on Thursday. Arriving to a slick marketing video featuring three centuries of historic achievements of the Union - from Pankhurst to Wilberforce and Darwin to the British Lions - an emotional PM told the audience: "We want you to stay.
Since U2 stunned the music world by delivering a surprise album at Apple's iPhone 6 unveiling and making it available to a half-billion iTunes users for free, they've gotten an avalanche of publicity. But who's listening to it? The answer is still unclear.
Never underestimate the power of social media -- even for a soft drink that hasn't been sold for a dozen years. Coca-Cola is bringing back a blast from the past -- it's Mountain Dew-like, highly-caffeinated citrus soda, Surge -- which it has begun to sell online only via Amazon.com.
When John Travolta shocked theatre fans by mangling the pronunciation of Idina Menzel's name at the Oscars, one person saw a gift in the slip - Damian Bazadona. Bazadona, the president and founder of the advertising and marketing firm Situation Interactive, had been hired by Menzel's new show "If/Then" to create some buzz and here it came, one horrible syllable after another.
") and its wholly owned subsidiary, Tweakker ApS for a cash consideration of $20 million, funded from existing cash resources. Headquartered in Aarhus, Denmark, Mobilethink is a provider of mobile device management, device analytics and intelligence solutions for mobile operators.
There is absolutely no doubt that the era of the marketer has arrived in the corporate world. That is, for marketers who are prepared to shift massive paradigms.
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