It Pays to Be Mistrustful. Here’s why.

Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. Facebook ads are dead. This was news to me since I was running (and still do run) a successful digital marketing agency that generates millions of dollars in revenue for our clients. Much of that revenue flows from—you guessed it—Facebook ads. But there I was at a … Read more

Mark Zuckerberg Told Meta Staff He’s Upping Performance Goals to Get Rid of Employees Who ‘Shouldn’t Be Here,’ Report Says

Meta CEO Mark Zuckerberg told staff in a Q&A meeting he’s planning on “turning up the heat” on performance goals as the company’s growth slows, according to the audio of the meeting heard by Reuters. Bloomberg | Getty Images “If I had to bet, I’d say that this might be one of the worst downturns … Read more

Plymouth plastic-free shop Earthkind shuts blaming economy

Inflation and supply issues listed as reasons why Plymstock Broadway business went under after after just two years A plastic-free shop in Plymouth has blamed the inflation and supply problems for having to close after just two years of trading. Earthkind, on Plymstock’s Broadway, has been shuttered and its parent company is being wound up. … Read more

Beware of Facebook scams: Lincoln County entrepreneur targeted

LINCOLN COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18) – Angela Bryant is the owner of Back Porch Club House in Lincoln County. She’s been planning events and sharing moments on her business’s Facebook page for the last five years. Last week someone pretending to be a friend reached out to her on the site asking for her number. … Read more

Comment le métavers rapportera de l’argent

(Photo: 123RF) Trois mille milliards de dollars américains: c’est la contribution estimée du métavers à l’économie mondiale en 2031, si son adoption débutait aujourd’hui et que sa croissance équivalait à celle des industries liées aux téléphones uneigents après intellénecennie premièléons unecennie premiès récente étude de la firme de recherche Analysis Group, commanditée par Meta Plateforms … Read more

How Sheryl Sandberg changed the digital advertising business

Data: Zenith, Google, Facebook; Chart: Jared Whalen / Axios Sheryl Sandberg grew Meta’s revenue from $ 272 million in 2008 to nearly $ 118 billion in 2021. That’s over 43,000% higher. Why it matters: Depending on who you ask, the corporate growth story she’s responsible for is one of the most impressive in history – … Read more

New business accelerator focuses on forest products industry

Published: 5/22/2022 3:02:08 PM Modified: 5/22/2022 3:00:14 PM As the saying goes, build a better feller-buncher and the forestry world will beat a path to your door. But that’s assuming you can get financing, technical help and development space – exactly the issue that a four-month program is trying to tackle this summer. “The idea … Read more

Standing Committee on Finance to discuss big tech firms’ practices Thursday

The Standing Committee on Finance has called a meeting on Thursday to discuss issues concerning anti-competitive practices by big tech companies like Google, Facebook and Twitter. In the day-long meeting, as per the schedule posted on the Lok Sabha website, the parliamentary panel will be hearing views of hospitality, restaurants and travel agents associations on … Read more

The House Where Mark Zuckerberg Created Facebook (Now Meta) Just Hit the Market for Millions

Many billionaire entrepreneurs will tell the story of their company’s origin and how it began in either a before or a basement or something along those lines. Kevin Dietsch / Getty ImagesKevin Dietsch / Getty Images There’s Jeff Bezos and Steve Jobs who started Amazon and Apple out of their respective garages, David Karp who … Read more