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Social business: how this company defines its new practice business

Apr. 7, 2014 9:30 am

Social business: how this company defines its new practice

At its core, a social business is a forward-thinking company that wants to understand and connect with their customer base where they live—on the Internet. So says Delaware-based Trellist Marketing Technology.
Show investors you’re going to do something ‘crazy’: Patrick Baynes business

Mar. 17, 2014 8:30 am

Show investors you’re going to do something ‘crazy’: Patrick Baynes

It's a competitive environment for mid-stage funding, so you better be planning on doing something 'crazy' said PeopleLinx cofounder Patrick Baynes at last week's Startup Grind Philadelphia event.
Veyobox: create a shared scrapbook with this mobile app business

Mar. 11, 2014 10:30 am

Veyobox: create a shared scrapbook with this mobile app

Run by mobile developer Lakshmi Sundarsan and local tech power couple Prasanna Krishnan and Kartik Hosanagar, Veyobox is a searchable, collaborative scrapbook that lets users organize memories (photos, quotes, stories) that are scattered among online and offline platforms.
Watch the Philadelphia Flower Show’s Youtube talk show [Giveaway] creative

Mar. 6, 2014 9:30 am

Watch the Philadelphia Flower Show’s Youtube talk show [Giveaway]

You can see more than 25 species of butterflies at this year's Philadelphia Flower Show. In case you want to see the butterflies (and all the flowers) in person, we're giving away a pair of tickets to the show. Watch our Facebook today for more details.
Free People replaces models with real people from online style community business

Feb. 27, 2014 9:30 am

Free People replaces models with real people from online style community

The change comes in celebration of the one-year anniversary of FP Me, Free People’s online style community, where customers can upload personal photos, curate their own product collections and like others’ posts.
Let @SEPTA_SURREAL tell you why SEPTA is late creative

Feb. 25, 2014 9:30 am

Let @SEPTA_SURREAL tell you why SEPTA is late

SEPTA's 15 bus was late yesterday due to "idiot activity," according to this SEPTA bot with a sense of humor.
Stop saving parking spots in the snow: Philly cops say #NoSavesies civic

Feb. 18, 2014 11:30 am

Stop saving parking spots in the snow: Philly cops say #NoSavesies

Forget parking tickets. The Philadelphia Police Department is using the hashtag #NoSavesies to prevent citizens from illegally saving parking spots.
This Penn grad is getting tea with strangers [LINKS] creative

Feb. 14, 2014 9:30 am

This Penn grad is getting tea with strangers [LINKS]

"People say the Bay has great people, and I've met like 10 so far. There's like 8 million more. If you're one of them, and you enjoy a good conversation, let's sit over tea and share some stories."
Does your boss own your LinkedIn account?: 4 intellectual property lessons business

Feb. 10, 2014 11:30 am

Does your boss own your LinkedIn account?: 4 intellectual property lessons

Intellectual property decisions cannot be ignored. With that in mind, here are four things you should not do when it comes to IP for your business.