Category Archives: Business Marketing & Management

Subcontracting: Do’s and Don’ts

subcontracting

Whether you are looking for a new consulting assignment by subcontracting to a larger firm or looking to use subcontractors to expand your business, our panel with outline some important tips and considerations that will help grow your business. Learn: How to identify subcontracting opportunities and build relationships that lead to them Best practices for […]

Startups: What’s Hot, What’s Not

startups

Startups play an important role in the Silicon Valley economy. Startup expert Sean Murphy weighs in on technology startups to give us his verdict on which technologies will have a major impact and which ones are stagnating. He will summarize startup trends and explore how they connect to the Silicon Valley ecosystem including consultants and […]

Grow your network even if you are an introvert

Networking

Networking is crucial for business and career advancement, but can be difficult for introverts who tend to dislike crowded places and find it difficult to just start talking with strangers. For a consultant or entrepreneur, creating a community of mutual support is important, but beginning a conversation with a stranger might seem impossible. This talk […]

How robots will reshape the U.S. economy

How robots will reshape the U.S. economy

How to join the network Few doubt that our future — both immediate and long term — will be heavily impacted by robots. With flashy AI technology like IBM’s Watson and Google’s driverless cars stealing headlines and outperforming their human competitors, it’s clear that our economy is bracing for a fundamental shift in how we […]

How to pull workers back from the brink of burnout

How to pull workers back from the brink of burnout

Mercedes De Luca is the chief operating officer at Basecamp . During her more than 20 years working at tech companies in e-commerce and software, Mercedes has served as CEO at MyShape, vice president of global information technology at Yahoo! and vice president and general manager of internet commerce for Sears. How to join the […]