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43% of Employees Lack Regular Cyber Security Training

A survey conducted by GetApp reports 43% of employees do not get regular data security training while 8% have never received any training at all. The report highlights the level of exposure businesses have towards cyberattacks such as ransomware. This comes as cybersecurity remains one of the most challenging issues for small business owners. Small businesses bear 43% of the ...

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How Pharmaceutical CEO Bradley Burnam's Relentless Infection Turned Into a Relentless Pursuit for a Cure

This self-taught formulator and regulatory expert grew Turn Therapeutics into a disruptive enterprise with nothing but a credit line, Google and the FDA help desk. October 10, 2019 4 min read Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. In this series called Member Showcase, we publish interviews with members of The Oracles. This interview is with Bradley Burnam, founder ...

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Best File Sharing Programs for Small Businesses

Most small businesses have to send files at some point. Maybe you just need to make documents available to your team or you could have to send a big project over to a client. With small files, you can easily just attach them to an email and send them off. But larger files tend to be more complicated. Things like ...

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A Strong Network Can Be Your Business's Best Safety Net

When I lost my job, I felt like I lost everything. But I hadn’t. Here’s how I built a network that helped me rebound even stronger. October 10, 2019 4 min read This story appears in the October 2019 issue of Entrepreneur. Subscribe » In 2018, I had my dream gig: I hosted a podcast that reached millions of listeners ...

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The Internet Can Be Tough For Stoners. Arend Richards Can Attest

Creator of The Weedtube, Arend Richards, navigates his difficult journey as marijuana content goes mainstream. October 10, 2019 15 min read This story originally appeared on Weedmaps When Youtube reportedly started removing cannabis-related channels and content from its platform in April 2018, it sent many content creators wandering through the digital wilderness. Arend Richards was one of those nomads until he created ...

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Visa Introduces Practical Business Skills Program to Help Entrepreneurs Grow

A new financial program from Visa, Practical Business Skills, has been launched. It’s designed to help small businesses with a variety of resources and tools. Small Business Trends contacted Visa Senior Director of Social Impact Hugh Norton to learn more. “Financial and business literacy are two of the most critical skills a small business owner can have,” he wrote. Visa ...

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WeWork India fighting for new funds after talks with local lender collapse

(Reuters) – WeWork’s India franchise has seen talks with local lender ICICI Bank Ltd (ICBK.NS) on $100 million in funding break down since The We Company’s botched stock market launch, and is in early discussions to raise $200 million from new investors, the venture’s chief shareholder Jitu Virwani said on Thursday. FILE PHOTO: A man walks out of a WeWork ...

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What is Instragram Threads And How Can It Help Your Business?

Back in 2017, Instagram released and then subsequently shut down a private messaging app called Direct. The app was aimed to rival Snapchat, much like Instagram’s “Stories” feature. The app shut down came after a couple months with few international downloads, and all messages sent on it were transferred back to Instagram’s in-app direct messaging feature. Now, a year later, Instagram is back ...

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Pompeo says China's treatment of Muslims 'enormous human rights violation'

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Wednesday that China’s treatment of Muslims, including the Uighurs, in western China was an “enormous human rights violation” and Washington will continue to raise the issue. “This is not only an enormous human rights violation, but we don’t think it’s in the best interests of the world or of ...

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Houston Rockets Nike merchandise disappears from China stores

BEIJING/SHANGHAI (Reuters) – Houston Rockets sneakers and other merchandise were pulled from several Nike (NKE.N) stores in major Chinese cities amid the furor surrounding a tweet from the team’s general manager in support of anti-government protests in Hong Kong. FILE PHOTO: The Nike swoosh logo is seen outside the store on 5th Ave in New York, New York, U.S., March ...

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