It would be hard to find a young professional these days who doesn’t engage in some type of social media interaction. With the advent of Smart Phones and portable Tablets, it’s easier than ever to stay connected to your friends, family, and colleagues. However, it is also very important to remember that the content you put out on the web affects what people think about you both personally and professionally. The last thing you want to do is send the wrong message to a … read more
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You've decided that a virtual set-up can work for your Urban Intern. You know that people who work from home report increased productivity and moral and lower turnover rates, according to USA Today. But maybe you don't know how to make those statistics true for your virtual team. Here are the best tools to use when creating a virtual office:
Introducing the next post in our series on the Startup Scenes across the US: Boston!
What is the Boston advantage when it comes to start-ups? Intellectual capital – with 47 colleges and university in the area, Boston has a strong student community with an interest in entrepreneurship.
Paul Graham, who funds start-ups through his Y Combinator program based in Silicon Valley, says, “The one advantage a Boston startup would have is the universities.”
MIT student Ariadne G. Smith puts it this way, … read more