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Unique savings maximizer lets you sell coupons you can’t use.
Mar24

Unique savings maximizer lets you sell coupons you can’t use.

Checkout Saver, which has been available to shoppers since its launch in 2015, offers a powerful new way to triple your savings on purchases from AliExpress, WalMart and a wide variety of other popular, national retailers. The service, founded by former Tiger-team security analyst-turned entrepreneur Justin Wynn, is designed to give shoppers more control over their spending power. It does this in three different ways, but the ost...

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Cold Emails Don’t Have to Suck: How to Consistently Get an Open Rate Over 50%
Mar05

Cold Emails Don’t Have to Suck: How to Consistently Get an Open Rate Over 50%

Yes, you can get more than half of your cold-email recipients to open your emails. That is if you write emails that don’t suck.  Frankly, many cold emails do suck. But those are coming from companies and people who don’t know what they’re doing.  When done well, cold emails can be one of the most effective outreach methods available to startups. Here are some clear benefits of a cold email campaign: You can directly contact people. It...

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Visually integrate Jira, Trello and Asana tasks directly, as website notes.
Mar04

Visually integrate Jira, Trello and Asana tasks directly, as website notes.

Sifta is an intriguing start up that brings powerful new GUI functionality to the forefront of webpage design. Founded by Ben Munk in 2019, Sifta provides important new capabilities for creative teams working together across project management suites. Interoperability has always been the achilles heel of modern project management software. While some shops use Asana, others use Trello or Jira. This tends to provide something of a...

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Automated coaching startup BetterYou sets horizons beyond the personal.
Feb20

Automated coaching startup BetterYou sets horizons beyond the personal.

Automated coaching is a burgeoning field. The always-on, easy availability of modern smartphone products mean that many people now spend their entire day tethered to a mobile data device. More and more companies are springing up that take advantage of this close connection by providing regular influence prompts designed to improve users’ lives in general.   At the head of this pack is a startup called BetterYou. Founded in 2018...

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Turning the tables on recruiter AI
Feb17

Turning the tables on recruiter AI

Let’s face it: finding work has turned into a warfare. Almost every job seeker is fighting tooth and nail against a horde of equally-qualified applicants to fill almost every position. This current state of general panic has only been exacerbated by the ongoing arms race in the field of AI-automated candidate screening. Modern businesses no longer employ low-level HR functionaries to collect, file and respond to the flood of résumés...

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Boston’s Cleanzen is revolutionizing the home office
Feb13

Boston’s Cleanzen is revolutionizing the home office

What’s one thing most offices have in common? Cleanliness. Businesses pay someone to keep work areas clean and clear, and most of the time this cleaning is done by dedicated cleaning staff. This makes sense, since other employees are performing core-business functions with their paid time, and need a clean environment in which to perform them. So, with the explosion of telecommuting and freelance work over the past 2 decades, you...

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