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Yesterday | PE Hub

VegasTechFund backs Mizzen+Main

Mizzen+Main, an American shirtmaker and haberdasher, today announced a significant milestone in the company's two-year history with the closing of $1.2 million in Series A funding.

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Yesterday | Clickz

Partnerships Senior Coordinator

Zappos IP, Inc. is looking for a Partnerships Senior Coordinator! Why join us? Our unique culture has made Zappos.com, Inc. and its subsidiaries one of FORTUNE's 100 Best Companies to Work For six years straight.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

Santa Fe Reporter

Sole Renewal

With about $350 million of a personal investment from the founder and CEO of Internet retailer Zappos, however, a urban renewal effort called the Downtown Project is helping Las Vegas inch toward his goal of the city becoming "the most community-focused large city in the world."

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Related Topix: Santa Fe, NM

Sun Aug 24, 2014

Forbes.com

Mobile Carriers: Stop Crippling Android With Your Annoying Bloatware

I'm a Scottish technology entrepreneur, current CEO of Teamly. After spending over a year in Silicon Valley I moved to Downtown Las Vegas following closing investment from Tony Hsieh's VegasTechFund.

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Related Topix: United Kingdom, Google, Startups, Wireless

Tue Aug 19, 2014

Las Vegas Review Journal

Residential not on front burner for Downtown Project - yet

Zappos employee Joanna Hass, seen Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2014, lives at Gold Spike in a single room, where monthly rents are in the $500 range.

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Related Topix: us Travel, North America Travel, Travel, Las Vegas, NV, Las Vegas Travel

Mon Aug 18, 2014

Mobile Marketer

Is retail enthusiasm for mobile apps waning? - Mobile Commerce Daily

A number of the retailers presenting at last week's eTail East 2014 conference came down on the side of mobile sites in the ongoing debate over native applications vs. the Web, pointing to the larger issue of how best to reach shoppers across a multitude of devices.

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Related Topix: MapMyFitness, Twitter

Fri Aug 15, 2014

Business Journal

Phoenix's Carvana doubling its workforce with plans to disrupt the car-buying process

Carvana, a Phoenix-based online used auto retailer, is doubling its workforce by hiring more than 30 people to meet the growing demand for online car sales.

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Related Topix: Auto Dealers

Mon Aug 11, 2014

RecruitingBlogs.com

20. America's $300 Billion Employee Engagement Problem - And How To Fix It

Recent surveys show that only 29 percent of employees considered themselves engaged, meaning that less of a third of American workers really want to be at their jobs.

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Forbes.com

How To Bulletproof Your Reputation In The Digital Age

"I date younger mena Predominantly men in their twentiesa And when I date younger men, I have sex with younger men," Cindy Gallop shared matter-of-factly.

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Related Topix: Advertising

Fri Aug 08, 2014

RecruitingBlogs.com

Paul Petrone posted a blog post

Recent surveys show that only 29 percent of employees considered themselves engaged, meaning that less of a third of American workers really want to be at their jobs.

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Wed Aug 06, 2014

Entrepreneur Magazine

10 Must-See Videos on Business, Creativity and Success

On the unpredictable road of entrepreneurship, it can be immensely helpful to receive guidance and advice from those who have traveled those roads already.

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Tue Aug 05, 2014

QTMagazine

A Weekend in Downtown Vegas

I love Vegas: the messy drunks, ersatz cityscapes, cigarette smoke, even the douchey bros and packs of shrieking sorority girls are strangely familiar and reassuring.

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Related Topix: Entertainment, Drama, Television, Games, Blackjack, Las Vegas, NV

KTNV-TV Las Vegas

Life Is Beautiful announces speakers for this year's festival

The Life Is Beautiful Festival has announced the speakers for its Learning Program and speaker series during this year's festival in downtown Las Vegas.

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Related Topix: Las Vegas, NV, Emmy Awards, Entertainment, Television

Workforce

Outsourcing Perks

That's the idea behind AnyPerk Inc., a San Francisco-based startup that offers a Web-based perks program with deep discounts on everything from taxi service to online dating site subscriptions for $10 per employee per month.

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Related Topix: Outsourcing, Online Dating, Theater, Arts, Acton, MA, us Travel, Travel

Mon Aug 04, 2014

Art Biz Blog

Deliver Happiness To Your Guests

I've been reading Delivering Happiness by Zappos founder Tony Hsieh. I highly recommend it as an inspirational story about sacrifice, drive, perseverance, and personal mission.

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Sat Aug 02, 2014

Trend Hunter Magazine

Personal Shopping Services - Zappos' Free Personal Web Shopper...

There's nothing more impersonal than online shopping from the isolation of your home, but with its personal web shopper service, Zappos is attempting to turn this around.

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USA Today

Pigeonly's CEO helps prison inmates

In spite of jail time, Pigeonly founder Frederick Hutson has flown to the top of the tech start-up heap with his prisoner-focused company that aims to make it easier for inmates and and family to stay in touch Pigeonly's CEO helps prison inmates In spite of jail time, Pigeonly founder Frederick Hutson has flown to the top of the tech start-up heap ... (more)

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Related Topix: Prison, Las Vegas, NV, USA Today, Publishing, Media

Thu Jul 31, 2014

Inhabitat

Zappos Billionaire is Transforming Downtown Las Vegas into a Sustainable Urban Center

Back in the 1940s, an entrepreneur named Bugsy Siegel had big dreams for a shimmering oasis in the heart of the Mojave desert, and from his vision, the Las Vegas as we know it today was born.

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Related Topix: us Travel, North America Travel, Travel, Las Vegas Travel

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