Hiring 101: What You Need to Know About Independent Contractors vs Employees

Entrepreneurs realize that growing their business will mean growing their team.  But how can you know whether to bring on an independent contractor or employee?  Conversely, when you’re hired by someone else, it’s important to know whether you’re considered a independent contractor or employee.  The distinction between these two types of hires is important, as obligations […] Read more…

3 Signs You Shouldn’t Do Business With Someone

After years of working with entrepreneurs, I’ve noticed that some ignore their intuition and get involved in deals and business relationships that have red flags waving from the start.  Why?  I believe these decisions are mainly based on “lack and limitation” thinking, meaning the entrepreneur feared that if the current deal wasn’t taken, another opportunity may […] Read more…

How to Protect Your Copyrighted Content Online

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In May 2016 a blogger friend asked me to contribute a best practice in the form of a quote for an article on AT&T’s The Bridge, which celebrates the intersection between urban culture and technology.  The article included practical tips and online tools to help content creators and copyright owners monitor their content online, and ensure proper attribution […] Read more…