Here at Grasshopper, we love it when small businesses support each other. So, we’re honoring National Small Business Week by holding a contest so you can show support, and have the chance to win an awesome gift pack. All you need is the logo of your favorite small business and a reason why you love them. Really, […]
It happens to all of us. You get sucked in by click-baity tweets, read articles vaguely related to work, and ogle over competitors’ profiles. Yes, social media is a killer part of any good marketing plan. But the same tools that amplify businesses can pull the plug on productivity. As an entrepreneur, managing your social […]
Verizon FiOS Is Amazing There are many who felt they would be stuck using cable for the rest of their lives until better choices came along. Although satellite dish is available along with cable these days, fiber optic television is also available.
If you’re having a bad time at work or spending too much time working you are at risk for suffering from stress and you also run the chance of burning out. In case you haven’t heard of burnout (if you’ve ever been a college student you should be familiar), it’s basically a physical and mental […]
Everybody loves free stuff. Therefore, any time you can tap into that positive association (and reinforce your branding at the same time), it’s good news. It’s not a new concept, either. Swag has deep roots in history–dating back to the election of George Washington in the late 1700s when promotional buttons were handed out to […]
Do you ever have those days when you work from your couch in sweatpants and don’t speak to a single soul? You send emails while blasting music and eating popcorn, just because you can. Working from home has obvious perks: no dress code, no commute and a flexible schedule. But for a lot of entrepreneurs […]
In May of 2010, David and I started a petition to the President to create a National Entrepreneurs’ Day. We didn’t understand why the most entrepreneurial country in the world didn’t have a day to recognize entrepreneurs. Now, only 6 months and thousands of signatures later, it seems that the effort was worth it and […]