This NYC Startup is Reinventing Local Search

Don't let marketing companies fool you with the nitty-gritty details about why they have the best product or why you need them to succeed. With all of the marketing competition that exists in grabbing your customer's attention, your only option is to be the most interesting or useful ad on the page. LuckyDiem is a mobile marketing platform that’s utilizing gaming and behavioral sciences to drive marketing.

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Is Google to Blame for the Decline of Small Business in America?

More businesses opened than closed — until 2008. That year, for the first time in more than 30 years, small-to-medium size business (SMB) closings outnumbered openings — and by a big margin. That year, the country was left with a deficit of roughly 100,000 small businesses.

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