Forecasting the Future with SXSW Trends

In today’s roundup of small business stories on the web, we’ve got lots of food for thought, from new strategies for hiring (and retaining) the best employees to the hottest trends dominating tech festival SXSW.

Start-Ups Navigate the Clutter at SXSW Tech Show

Venture capitalists have some insights for startup entrepreneurs trying to break out at Austin's South By Southwest Interactive trade show, a mecca for the technorati that runs through Tuesday.