Bittersweet: Overcoming Addiction to Sugar

Despite the ebbing and flowing of diet and nutrition in popular culture, there is one problem that often fails to be adequately addressed: The addictive nature of sugar. However, since multiple industries thrive on the popularity of sweets, it’s not a surprise that we ignore it.  Sugar cravings are treated as so normal that the […]

The Flappy Bird Saga: How Viral Success Killed an Indie Game

It’s seems as though there are a hundred new apps every day on our favorite mobile devices, which makes it either surprising or inevitable that some of them should disappear from time to time; you can decide for yourself which it is. If you haven’t already downloaded Flappy Bird, the latest mobile game craze, it’s […]

When Social Media Agencies Backfire

Social media can be burdensome especially for small business owners who don’t often have the time to constantly update and manage a social media audience. That is why many companies and organizations hire an agency to do the work for them. Many actors and companies including the White House and President Obama have hired an […]

Facebook May Be Making Your Customers Unhappy

How much time do you spend each day on Facebook and your other social networks? If you spend a lot of time making your virtual rounds, you may be hurting your own well-being. A recent study from the University of Michigan found that study participants were less happy and less satisfied with their lives when […]

How to Select a Small Business Accountant

When you own a small business, your finances need to run as smoothly as possible. Too many small business owners try to tackle invoices, payroll, taxes and other financial matters on their own, leading to burnout and mistakes that are expensive to fix. Rather than trying to handle everything yourself, you’re better off hiring a […]

How to Help Your Kids Embrace Their New Step-Parent

Step-parents have gotten a bad name over the years from Disney cartoons and fairy tales. But when you remarry, it doesn’t have to be like that. Forget the evil step-mother with the poison apple; step-parents can blend right in to the family and have a rich, fulfilling relationship with their spouse’s children. They just have […]

How to Harness the Power of Multiple Income Streams

When you decide to try to make money online, you’ll find yourself with a host of options. Some are better than others, and most take a great deal of time and effort to start. You may be overwhelmed by these options and unsure of which one to choose. Well, who says you have to choose […]

Facebook Apps That Can Help You Promote Your Business

Most business owners are old hats at using Facebook as a promotional tool. It’s a great way to connect with your customers, offer information and news about your company and also to continue to grow your audience. It gives your business more of a human character and can also strengthen the voice and branding of […]

How to Build an Online Presence Quickly

Business owners alike are attempting to gain quick exposure – enough to get their business back on the road. It takes effort, time and skill to ensure that your business gets high exposure – but there are several quick tips in order to gain access to several different clients at one time. It might not […]

Reasons To Avoid Over-Sharing On Social Media Sites

It sometimes never occurs to us when we’re on Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram that we are in grave danger of telling too much. If we haven’t already told too much. The advent of the Information Age has given the impression that if you aren’t sharing anything and everything that you are missing out. But this […]