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America: The First Startup

By Dave Gentry |

Few things should give us pause during this huge holiday weekend: the crack of a firework, the first notes of the Star Spangled Banner, a dry swallow of hot dog bun. But if you have a moment for introspection, ponder the notion of our great nation as the world’s first startup. Hear me out. America’s… Continue Reading
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Moving on Up- How to Maximize SEO and Boost Your Business

By Dave Gentry |

Like a vine reaching towards light, the competition for high-ranking placement in search engines is a matter of (business) survival. Which explains why Dale Bertrand, owner of Chimaera Labs, drew a thick crowd to Workbar for his event, “Intro To Search Engine Optimization.” “We help tech companies build their sales pipeline,” read his first slide. The… Continue Reading
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The Best Apps for a Kickass Summer

By workbar |

  Long gone are the halcyon days of simple summers, when all you needed for the season was a  bathing costume, some tan accelerator, and a convertible.  For the summer of 2015, seizing the day means having a little quiver of the best apps in your picnic basket. Lucky for you, we’ve rounded up the… Continue Reading
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Guest Blog #2: Employee Equity Need-to-Knows, by James Johnson

By workbar |

What You May Need to Know Before Granting Employees Equity If you’ve decided to grant your employees or other workers or service providers—such as independent contractors, attorneys, accountants, or advisors—with equity compensation or incentives, you’ll need to make several decisions about what kind of equity you want to give, and take several steps to put… Continue Reading