Will AI kill keyword gurus in 2020?


The Internet grew. New terms like search engine optimization (SEO) created thought leaders, book publishers, keyword specialists, and gurus of search. Our vocabulary created many enterprising business models in the last decade. We promised the corner cupcake store owner higher rankings on search engines. She got data on traffic, visits, referrals, direct hits, and examples [...]

Why do the rich give after they exit their ventures?


Entrepreneurs acquire enormous wealth after exiting their businesses through sales, IPOs or liquidation. But what happens after they exit their ventures? In a study, "After the harvest: A stewardship perspective of entrepreneurship and philanthropy," in the Journal of Business Venturing (2017), authors Blake D. Mathias, Shelby Solomon and Kristin Madison found 4 key reasons why [...]