Posts Categorized: Intelligence

A Look into Archinaut: The Spacecraft-Assembly Technology Set for a Test Flight in 2022

Understanding Archinaut: The Construction Robot for Space As part of NASA’s Tipping Point Program, California-based startup Made in Space will join hands with Northrop Grumman and Oceaneering to initiate the Archinaut development program. The first-ever platform that is designed to build large structures for space and in space, Archinaut enables the construction, assembly, and integration… Read more »

How to Keep Track of Maintenance Contracts

Keeping track of maintenance contracts can be tedious. Contrary to popular belief, the biggest problem isn’t tracking the expiration of the contract. Rather, it’s tracking everything that happens against the contract until expiration i.e. performance, compliance, budget, invoices, purchases, etc. The good news is that there are ways to simplify this task. What are these… Read more »

Looking to the Future: Smart Buildings / Cities, Deep Learning AI, Drones, Robotics, Augmented Reality, and IoT

Building/facility managers need to take on several challenges and responsibilities every single day of their assignment. While there are certain challenges that the manager can plan for, there are many that will strike them out of the blue. They aren’t prepared for these challenges. Yet, they must keep the place running smoothly, safely, and within… Read more »

Social Media Marketing: The Importance of Having the Right Person/Company for the Job

You probably already have an idea of which marketing channels get you the most bang for your buck. You may even have tried some of them, but there seems to be a slight problem—you’re not getting the expected results. Perhaps, you’re not spending enough? Or maybe you’re using the wrong platform? Maybe you’re getting nothing… Read more »

How Brad Damphousse and Andrew Ballester Used Their Crowdfunding Platform to Become Success Stories

Investopedia defines crowdfunding as the use of small amounts of capital from a large number of individuals to finance a new business venture. Following is the story of how Brad Damphousse and Andrew Ballester used their crowdfunding platform to become success stories. Essentially the opposite of the mainstream approach to raise capital for a business,… Read more »

The Lives and Times of Henry Ford: Entrepreneur Extraordinaire

“Failure is only an opportunity to begin all over again, this time more intelligently” Henry Ford More than one hundred years ago, Mr.  Henry Ford (1863–1947) made an announcement that shook industries as it had hitherto existed till that point in time. A Cleveland newspaper also reported that it “shot like a blinding rocket through… Read more »

The Seminal Importance of Review and Reputation Management in Today’s Online Selling Environment

Just about any budding entrepreneur should be able to understand the importance of building a highly positive online reputation. This holds especially true if we vector in the fact that proper reputation management can have a remarkably positive effect, in terms of overall search engine placement, for instance. As a matter of fact, such reputation… Read more »