Low Fuel Prices Are Good For Small Business

gas pumpFuel prices have dropped to their lowest level in five years. At a national average of $2.04 a gallon, regular gas is down 45 percent from its 2014 peak of $3.70. Consumers are saving at the gas pump, and small businesses are benefitting as well.

By | January 29th, 2015|Current Events|Comments Off on Low Fuel Prices Are Good For Small Business

Algorithm to Solve Bad Roommate Pairings

roommate conflictNightmare roommates are feared by college students everywhere.

Surely everyone has heard a story about roommates who are so incompatible that they can’t stand to be around each other–a major problem because they must live in a 10×10 foot space together. Having a “nightmare roommate” inevitably […]

Alibaba: A Company Small Businesses Need to Know

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Alibaba Group Holding Ltd launched an IPO on Monday of last week. By Wednesday, they received enough orders to cover the entire deal, which is on track to be the largest stock offering in U.S. history.

Who is Alibaba?

Alibaba was created to help small local companies sell […]

By | September 17th, 2014|Business, Current Events|Comments Off on Alibaba: A Company Small Businesses Need to Know

Andrew Mason: Comeback or Bust

Andrew MasonA year and a half after his board fired him from Groupon, Andrew Mason has invested $3 million of his own money in a new start-up venture – a comeback attempt that everyone in Silicon Valley is watching.

Mason launched Groupon in 2008 after two years […]

By | September 4th, 2014|Current Events|Comments Off on Andrew Mason: Comeback or Bust