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Loralyn Mears PhD Loralyn Mears PhD has been verified by Muck Rack's editorial team
on November 29, 2021

He’s Not Dr. Who but he is Doctor Intergalactic

Each week, the Grit Daily podcast features an insightful guest. But this is the first time we’ve come close to “touching the stars.” Meet Dr. José Morey, a celebrity amongst scientists who has worked on numerous noteworthy projects. Projects like: IBM Watson in the role of Associate Chief Health Officer. Head of Innovation for Elon […]

Ecommerce
Elizabeth Walker Elizabeth Walker has been verified by Muck Rack's editorial team
on November 24, 2021

‘Tis The Season for Strategy: How To Advance Your Ecommerce Efforts This Holiday Season

Two of the largest shopping days of the year are finally here: Black Friday and Cyber Monday. Businesses worldwide wait for this day, and it’s no wonder. Some estimate that shoppers will spend $36.4 billion over the holiday weekend, and it’s expected that the total amount spent will grow year over year. While spending grows, […]

Grit Daily Staff Grit Daily Staff has been verified by Muck Rack's editorial team
on November 23, 2021

Latin America’s E-commerce Market Booms, Powered by New Instant-Payments Rails

Brazil’s Pix instant-payments system, launched only last year by the country’s Central Bank, has experienced exponential growth that’s outpaced credit and debit cards and even Brazil’s own boletos, per the third edition of the annual Beyond Borders 2021-2022 research study funded by fintech unicorn EBANX.  From non-existence in early 2020 to online shopping’s primetime season […]

Loralyn Mears PhD Loralyn Mears PhD has been verified by Muck Rack's editorial team
on November 22, 2021

Taking Social Media to the Next Level

It started with the Hollywood hustle. Ryan Walker was bartending, doing catering gigs, and all sorts of other odd jobs to make his way forward. He recognized a market opportunity around social media management and started making his moves. Back then, armed with a pair of Armani black leather shoes, he’d often park blocks away […]

remote work
Brian Wallace
on November 20, 2021

Trusting the WFH Workers Your Startup Relies On

In 2021, more than 42% of the US labor force worked from home full time. In less than two years, working from home has gone from a fringe concept to the norm. At the peak of COVID, 69% of employees were doing their jobs remotely. The most common industries to incorporate remote work are professional, scientific, […]

Juan Fajardo Juan Fajardo has been verified by Muck Rack's editorial team
on November 15, 2021

SOS Secures $3.4 mln to Facilitate Access to Health and Wellness Products On-the-Go

SOS, a female-founded wellness startup based in Boston, has raised $3.4 million in funding to support women by meeting their daily health needs. The round was led by For Later LLC, with participation from the Khan family, owners of the Jacksonville Jaguars and Fulham F.C.; Jerod Mayo, a New England Patriots coach and former player; […]

Like a Boss Tommy Watson
Loralyn Mears PhD Loralyn Mears PhD has been verified by Muck Rack's editorial team
on November 15, 2021

Today’s Dose of Monday Motivation

Dr. Tommy Watson grew up often separated from his five siblings. His parents were drug addicts and repeatedly incarcerated so he was in and out of foster homes and motels. In third grade, he visited his mother in jail which spurred him to value freedom above all else. By the time he was a senior […]

Peter Deitz
Peter Page Peter Page has been verified by Muck Rack's editorial team
on November 12, 2021

Peter Deitz, Co-Founder of Unwrapit, Is on a Mission to Green Corporate Gift Giving

Peter Deitz, co-founder of Unwrapit, is a successful serial entrepreneur focused on launching social purpose companies to accomplish social and environmental goals. Unwrapit is his current effort. The company purpose is to nudge the multibillion dollar global corporate gifting industry to an environmentally benign default. Unwrapit offers businesses digital, experiential, and charitable alternatives to physical […]

Jordan French Jordan French has been verified by Muck Rack's editorial team
on November 10, 2021

A Path to Carbon-Free Food Delivery Blossoms in Brazil

People around the world may have finally “woke” (awoken) to fact that using lightweight vehicles like bikes and scooters, especially electric ones, to replace cars is a really good idea for the planet.  Even in 2019, before the pandemic, people in the U.S. alone took 136 million trips using micro-mobility alternatives (up 60% from 2018) […]

Rebecca Peres Rebecca Peres has been verified by Muck Rack's editorial team
on November 9, 2021

5 Leadership Skills Startup Leaders Must Develop

Leadership requires mastery. Every area of society needs great leadership, and the essence of this is exemplified in businesses, politics, and religion as well. However, not everyone can take up leadership roles because it can be quite tough.  Leadership is the ability of a person to impact, coordinate, and lead other people or members of […]

Grit Daily Staff Grit Daily Staff has been verified by Muck Rack's editorial team
on November 9, 2021

Youth Startup Numbers Boom, Post-Pandemic

Which was the most-hit demographic through the pandemic? As companies frantically jettisoned workers the second they felt the pandemic pinch, and the economic repercussions continue to snowball through economies, recent data tell us entrepreneurship among the young is at an all time high. Disproportionately feeling the COVID salary losses at roughly 2 to 1 odds, […]

Regina Sadykova
on November 3, 2021

Public Relations Trends Startups and Tech Companies Should Watch Out for in 2021

The tech and startup worlds are fast-paced environments where things shift and change all the time. In this ever-changing landscape, spotting trends and jumping on them as soon as possible is key to staying relevant. So much of that is true of public relations trends for tech startups and other small businesses. What trends will […]

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