Articles in the category Enterprise

How College Students Can Start a Home Business

College education is very expensive these days particularly if you’re in the western world. In the U.S., for instance, the average tuition for school year 2015-2016 based on data from the College Board was pegged at $32,405 at private colleges and $23,893 for out-of-state residents attending public universities. Prestigious universities can charge more at more […]

Lessons from Business Owners Who Successfully Leveraged Social Media

Certainly, social media use has become more widespread with both consumers and small businesses. Despite the increased popularity of all sorts of social networking sites, many small business owners find that they just really can’t find a way to leverage their efforts into increased revenue. In fact, Forbes reported on a study that found 60 […]

Should Marijuana Businesses Be Allowed to Have Social Media Accounts?

The use of marijuana for medical and recreational purposes has gained international attention and many people as well as organizations are fully supporting the move. In the U.S., at least 25 states have laws legalizing marijuana while a number of states have decriminalized the possession of small amounts of cannabis.

Twitter’s Moments Move Shows Importance of Interaction Online

The world of social media is a wonderful place to play. Between the trending topics, viral videos and hashtags you get to see everything from the sublime to the ridiculous. Indeed, from Akira Miyagawa’s Symphony No. 5/Mambo No. 5 mash-up to Kanye West getting snubbed by IKEA, the internet is awash with social media gems that keep us […]

How Social Media Is Causing A Beauty Revolution

Social media has become an important tool for businesses and brands of all kinds. However, the beauty industry has been the most successful in harnessing the power of social media and spurring a beauty revolution. The major cosmetic brands’ target demographic just happens to be made up of the same young women that make up […]

Did You Know You Can Turn Your Social Media Obsession Into A Career?

We are obsessed with social media and obviously we aren’t the only ones. With millions of users sharing their lives on various channels from Facebook and Twitter to Instagram and Snapchat, many of us are dreaming on how to turn that social media obsession and turn it into a lucrative career. While it may sound […]

Chipotle Is Trying to Win Customers Back with Free Beer

For all the value of an eight dollar burrito the size of my head, it’s difficult to justify eating at Chipotle Mexican Grill. After the March 2008 hepatitis outbreak, I became cautious. After the April 2008 norovirus outbreak, I started having second thoughts. After the February 2009 campylobacter jejuni outbreak, I said “What the fuck is campylobacter jejuni, and should […]

internrocket Has Built A Social Network That Helps Students Find Their Passion

Here’s a scenario that is all too common among college students. It’s just one week before your junior year is about to end and you’re still scrambling to find a summer job. You’ve applied for various internships but they quickly filled up or you lacked the specific coursework that companies were looking for to qualify […]