Airbnb + HotelTonight = new startup Overnight

Need a place to crash last-minute but don’t want to pay for a pricey, cookie-cutter hotel? Overnight can hook you up with a local to stay with right away. Request a room and Overnight averages just 45 seconds until you get a response, and in LA, the startup says its spots are 23% cheaper than…

5 Examples of Companies Succeeding Through Transparency

Transparency is a new goal for many businesses, winning over shareholders, employees, and the general public. When a business is open about its operations, it can earn a level of trust that it wouldn’t have established otherwise. With each year, it seems businesses are expected to disclose more information, from tax records to executive salaries.…

Money transfer company TransferWise raises further $26M at a $1.1B valuation

After months of rumours, TransferWise, the London-headquartered money transfer startup and fintech darling, has confirmed that it has raised a further round of funding. Described as ‘top-up funding’, the $26 million round was led by investment management firm Baillie Gifford, with participation from existing investors. TechCrunch understands via two sources close to the company that this…

Veteran Franchisees, We Salute You (Infographic)

Apply now to be an Enterpreneur360™  company and let us tell the world your success story. Get Started » After serving our country in the military, many veterans continue to promote our national interests through entrepreneurship. Consider that franchises owned by veterans have generated 815,000 jobs nationally, according to an infographic by accounting software and…

Twitter tunes into Spotify to soundtrack its audio cards

Whistle while you tweet with the new partnership between Twitter and Spotify. Now you can listen to 30-second previews of songs in your timeline and Moments thanks to Twitter’s audio cards that now support Spotify. Twitter first launched audio cards in 2014 with iTunes previews and later worked with SoundCloud. Now the most popular on-demand…