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How Companies Like AdvisoryCloud Are Taking Advantage Of The Growing Gig Economy

The gig economy is based on workers looking for additional income, commonly known as “side gigs.” Many companies have been helping task-oriented workers connect with customers for years, including 99 Designs, Airbnb, Etsy, Grubhub, Lyft, and Uber. However, businesses are also using the gig economy to find high-level executives who can fill gaps in their […]

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You're Building a Company From the Ground up: Where to Spend and Where to Save

Bootstrap, and be scrappy. If it’s cheaper to do it yourself and you’re capable, why not give it a shot? Image credit: Hero Images | Getty Images Andrew Medal CONTRIBUTOR Serial Entrepreneur, Digital Strategist, Web Designer, Author, Volunteer Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own.   Building a company from scratch is no easy task. I […]

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Microsoft Confirms It Will Acquire GitHub For $7.5 Billion

The rumors were true: Microsoft has confirmed it’s buying GitHub for a whopping $7.5 billion in an all-stock transaction. Reports first emerged last week that Microsoft was in advanced discussions to acquire the code-hosting repository, and these reports intensified over the weekend. Now we know for sure. According to Microsoft, GitHub will adhere to its “developer-first” ethos and will […]