Uber has had a pretty rough couple of months. Their culture is apparently toxic, CEO Travis Kalanick was caught on camera treating a driver poorly, and the company went the extra mile (no pun intended) to evade the law. It’s taken a bit of the luster off a company that’s considered a shining example of Silicon Valley innovation. But is Uber really an example of a significant innovation? Dr. Robert J. Gordon, a professor and economist at Northwestern and author of The Rise and Fall of American Growth: The U.S. Standard of Living Since the Civil War, would likely argue… Read More at: Is Uber an Innovation, or Another Example of Technology Destroying Working-Class Jobs?
Microsoft is opening the flood gates to giving entrepreneurs access to LinkedIn users for lead generation. LinkedIn Sales Navigator is fast becoming a pay per service add-on that gives entrepreneurs easy access to 100’s of new users a day.