California has become a beacon for American innovation and a blazing symbol of progressivism. But California has a problem. Bradley Tusk, an early investor in Uber, says that the reality of Uber in 2020 is not aligned with the original vision for the company. This vision was not for drivers to “Uber everywhere,” but rather for driver partners to earn some side money while retaining a primary job.  The issue is that about 4% of Uber drivers in America count on Uber for a...

Custom awards have been around for a long time, andunderstanding their history can be helpful when you’re trying to implement an awards program at your organization. The right kind of custom award sends a clear statement on the value of the achievement it’s meant to celebrate. The right kind of award also elevates the status of the organization or individual presenting it, as it indicates the time and effort that went into its creation. Societies have always found ways to reward those who make outstanding contributions...

Over recent years, we seem to have become obsessed with setting ourselves goals and challenges. By this point, there are many well established monthly challenges that people across the country take part in. Dry January, Movember, and Veganuary have all proved huge successes. 2019 saw a record number of people partaking in Veganuary. A total of 250,000 participants got involved with the challenge. This trend has been growing exponentially over recent years and more and more people are being tempted by a plant-based lifestyle. Many...

Children are constantly changing their minds about things. As they grow, their interests will change, and they will want new room decorations to highlight these changes. Your daughter may beg you for a Barbie-themed bedroom one day and want a magical forest theme the next. Constant redecorating is very expensive and ends with countless boxes of old decorations stored in the basement. It doesn’t need to be this way. You can make small, inexpensive changes that will satisfy your child’s varying taste, without doing a total overhaul....

Getting followers on Twitter can very handy if you are new to it or just a beginner and you don’t know the way to increase the number of followers on Twitter. Many people came on this social media platform with a dream to get some fame and popularity in terms of their business or brands. Most of the people know the true power of social media and that is why they use it gently to attract more traffic towards their posts or account which result in getting more followers to their account for business and brands. To get fame...

Now that the holiday season has come and gone, you no longer have to worry about not getting what you really wanted because you can go out and buy it for yourself. Let’s face it, sometimes the absolute best gifts are the ones that didn’t come from Santa. But that’s okay, because the items that we truly love are often too personal to be left to the guesses of even our closest loved ones. Of course, this doesn’t mean that you have...

Although more people than ever are launching a new business from home, not many of these entrepreneurs give serious thought to the importance of SEO. It’s easy to fall into the trap of believing that SEO and digital marketing are only reserved for those big-name brands that dominate a sector. However, no matter the size, scope, or sector of your home business, getting found online is always vital. SEO is now an essential business strategy for businesses of all sizes. Whether you’re a local business attracting local customers...

As a manager, there are many challenges you will face in your business. Some of these will not be a lot of fun. Some may even be very stressful and demanding on a personal level. Here are a few resources and advice to help guide you through difficult real-life situations. Firing an employee This can be one of the worst things you will have to do as a manager. Some companies even hire in specialist termination companies to handle this uncomfortable process. However, it is vital that you know how to fire an employee in a firm,...

During their younger years, a lot of people simply can’t wait to become an adult. The moment you hit an age where you can start thinking for yourself and making your own life decisions always sounds exciting. However, in adulthood, you may then often wonder how your childhood went so quickly, and why life is suddenly more about paying bills and having responsibilities. Being an adult doesn’t mean that you can’t embrace your inner child however and in fact, it’s encouraged from time to time. Do Something Impulsive A...

There are various reasons to consider a new office. Perhaps, as your workforce grows, space in your current office is increasingly at a premium. Alternatively, you might need to be closer to a thriving business hub, like a major city, where networking and making connections are both easier. Whatever your own incentives for relocating, there’s the question of whether your choice of office architecture should be classic or modern. Whichever way you go, look for the following features… Lots of light When on a viewing...