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May 2014
See on Scoop.it – Startup & Silicon Valley News, Culture Uber Technologies, Lyft and Sidecar have collectively sent a letter to San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee, asking him to intervene in a standoff between the companies and San Francisco International Airport Director John Martin. John Boitnott‘s insight: I think it’s time the old style taxi companies learn...
This story first appeared on Scoop.it – Startup & Silicon Valley News, Culture For the past few years, the unemployment rate in the US has been decreasing. Today’s unemployment rate of 6.5% is over 3.3% points lower than just four years ago. With this economic growth, businesses today must be strategic in how they retain and hire...
See on Scoop.it – Startup & Silicon Valley News, Culture Amid a change in what it means to be middle class in Silicon Valley, the region has been named the seventh least-affordable residential real estate market in the country for middle-income residents. See on www.bizjournals.com
See on Scoop.it – Startup & Silicon Valley News, Culture SAN FRANCISCO —  Entrepreneurship is not only thriving in the U.S. these days but in the rest of the world too. From Kenya to the U.K., entrepreneurs are innovating. Every government in the world is hoping the next Facebook emanates from its shores. There are...
See on Scoop.it – Startup & Silicon Valley News, Culture Remember The Unicorn Club of startups that secured an esteemed $1 billion valuation? Might as well be The Garbage Club now, full of trifling companies with worth the kind of coin one chucks out the window from the backseat of an Uber. Why, in the...
See on Scoop.it – Infographics and Social Media The infographic is certainly not a new tool for those looking to boost search engine optimization. In fact, the popular infographic is close to celebrating its 10th birthday as a useful and meaningful way to provide readers with new knowledge and real value while boosting a website’s...

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