Career Choices That Will Always Be Relevant

When you grow out of those teenage years and start thinking about your future, one of the first things on your mind is probably job security. No one likes to be unemployed, and everyone wants to have a secure future with a job that makes them enough money and offers them a lifetime of employment when they need it.
However, unless you’re willing to chase your dreams and become what you’ve aspired to be when you were younger, you’re most likely going to pick a career choice that offers the most …

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Time To Learn Some Hard Truths About Job Hunting

Job hunting is never easy, in fact, it’s one of the most stressful and frustrating things that you can do in life. Sadly it’s also incredibly necessary and important. If you’re lucky, then you won’t have to spend too long looking for your perfect job before you finally land it. Of course, that’s hardly the most realistic option, is it? In fact, there’s a pretty good chance that you’re going to spend a long time looking for a job, long enough that you might even be tempted to give up …

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A Little Research Goes A Long Way In Your Career

When looking at a fresh start on a new career or getting into another position, a lot of people tend to focus most on how they can improve themselves and make them the best fit for any job. Self-promotion and self-improvement are important in a career, but just as important is ensuring that you’re a fit for the jobs that you’re seeking. A little more time spent researching employers and less focusing on yourself could be the way to both land the job you want and make sure you’re informed …

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Lost Your Sense Of Direction?

People in their twenties are in a pretty strange situation right now, and it’s one that’s actually pretty unique as well. There was a time that once you reached your twenties, you pretty much knew exactly what it was that you were going to do from that point onwards. It was expected that you’d go to university, then get a job in that sector, get married, settle down, and have kids. Of course, this was never going to be everyone’s cup of tea, and over time the idea that this …

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Career Lessons To Learn In Your Twenties

If you’re approaching your twentieth, or you’ve just passed it, you may be feeling the weight of adulthood bearing down on you, and feel a little nervous about the road ahead. Although your teenage years are your most formative, what you do in your twenties will still do a lot to dictate the course of your life in the future. Here are a few important career lessons to learn before you hit 30…
Get A Good Work-Life Balance, Before You Need It
It’s very important to be aggressive in pursuing your career …

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To Borrow, Or Not To Borrow

Borrowing money is always going to be a tricky subject. Mainly because borrowing is almost always associated with the idea of debt and a poor financial situation. While thanks to certain loan companies this is somewhat understandable, it’s also completely ridiculous when you think about how different sections of the economy and society are completely based around the idea of borrowing. Let’s take the housing market as an example here. In this day and age, there is no way someone in their twenties could afford to buy a house out …

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Don’t be Slack – Stay in the Black!

‘Black’ is a color usually associated with things that are bad, or, at least, unpleasantly mysterious. Darkness, abysses, etc. But to be ‘in the black’ in the business world is a great thing. Basically, it means that your business is profitable. You’re receiving more money than you’re spending. And isn’t that the aim of all businesses?
The opposite of this is ‘in the red’, which means you’re losing money. Which, obviously, is something you want to steer well clear of. So here are some essential tips that will keep you …

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Tips to save money while shopping at Argos

Everyone loves to find a bargain when shopping online. This is especially so if you are on a limited budget. Let’s face it, the more money you save on kitting out your kitchen with new accessories, the more you have left to host a party and show off the new look. The good news is that it’s not that difficult to save money if you put just a little effort and thought into the process.
Argos is one of our favourite places to shop online. There is so much variety and …

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How to Make More Money out of Your Career Choice

Your career choice is probably a lifelong one. If not, then it’s probably sucked more hours out of your life than you could possibly remember. Think back to how long you’ve spent studying about your career, reading textbooks, staying up late after midnight to study and write reports, and then think of the student loan you’re probably still paying off because studying at university is awfully expensive.
Try not to think about it too much because it’ll probably upset you more than anything. However, there are plenty of ways to get …

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Why All Businesses Need to Think About HR

If you run a small or medium sized business, you probably have a huge number of commitments and priorities. Sometimes, HR can unfortunately start slipping to the back of the queue. This may be because you are channeling funds into other areas of the business or it may be because you don’t see the true value of HR to your company (and you certainly won’t be alone in this).
Even if you don’t choose to employ a full time member of staff in this area, you always have the option of …

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7 Most Common Laws Broken Everyday

Whether one accepts it or not, there are many Australian laws that affect us on a daily basis, at times in the form of a penalty and hefty cash. Due to the many different classifications of laws in Australia, it is best to have them grouped into different categories. This makes them easier to be understood and dealt with. Furthermore, it makes it easier for the judges, lawyers and legal personnel to construe. They tell us what can one expect in the form of an outcome in a certain situation …

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Online Alternative Lending Options for Millennials

Millennials know a lot of things when it comes to online debt. They regularly apply for a wide range of loans from online institutions to satisfy different financial needs. Here are the most common online alternative lending options among millennials.
Online Banks for Personal Loans
Online banks enhance convenience and offer better rates. Most online banks have personal loans that suit everybody, including those with good and bad credit histories. The better rates associated with online banks means that you can get a loan while keeping your borrowing costs low. The loan …

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Space Travel: How You Can Reach For the Stars

“We choose to go to the moon… and do the other things, not because they are easy, but because they are hard… That goal will serve to organize and measure the best of our energies and skills, because that challenge is one that we are willing to accept, one we are unwilling to postpone, and one which we intend to win.” –  John F. Kennedy
Are you fascinated by the idea of traveling to the moon and back, or would you like to go to Mars one day? Would you just …

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Blockchain Databases  – A New Era Dawns for Finance

When Haim Toledano, a typically reserved investor, begins to talk about blockchain databases, his eyes light up with passion.
“Blockchain is going to change the world,” he says forcefully. “It’s the key to a truly democratized global economy.”
Toledano has been around the block more than a few times. As a veteran of the high-tech scene and fintech community, he’s seen his fair share of technologies come and go. But he’s adamant that blockchain is here to say.
“Imagine your conventional businesses database,” Toledano explains. “You call up a support number, an employee …

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The 5 Benefits of Moving Offices

If you have considered relocating your business to a new location, we can bet that the number of articles and blogs you came across all focused on how stressful the whole process is or how many pitfalls there might be along the way. But it doesn’t have to be stressful at all. This change could turn out to be the kick your business needs to make it big. Moving offices can be fun and exciting and it is best if it is treated the same way.
Whatever your reason for the …

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With Age Comes Happiness: 5 Tips to Improve the Quality Of Life for the Elderly

Life isn’t measured by the number of days you survived but by how you lived those days. Nobody would wish to live to be a 100 and spend the last 15 years of their life on bed at the mercy of caretakers. It is the quality of life that matters more. Sadly, for many seniors, the quality of life diminishes as they journey towards their final days. When that happens, looking at their medical needs is not enough. Their emotional, physical and mental needs must also be taken care of.
In …

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Safeguarding Your Business’s All-Important Tech

Over the past few decades, the success of business has, more often than not, been inextricably linked to how well it can use the tech at its disposal. Even something as simple as a few computers can carry all the tools and data you need to get the very best services and products out to the customer, as well as organizing your resources to their most efficient use possible. To that end, the threats to the tech tools you rely on need to be taken seriously.
Teach your team
What the tools …

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How to Become a Forex Trader? Explained in 7 Simple Steps

Do you feel that forex trading is a bit risky? If yes, then don’t worry. You are not the only one who thinks this way. We get to hear a lot about risk factor associated with forex trading. Also, people incurring financial losses because of forex trading makes it difficult to give it a shot.
It is not risky by default. Those who want to get into this trading should have a calm state of mind. They must know what exactly they are getting into before making any investment decision.
All you …

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Are FinTech Firms A Threat To Traditional Banking Firms?

The internet has brought several changes to the finance industry. One of these changes is the introduction of online banking. The new financial service is proving be a threat to the traditional banking sector. This situation has forced several traditional banks to evolve and adopt a similar approach to business. Financial technology (FinTech) firms offer online financial services.
FinTech companies are not new. They have been around for several years. However, the recent growth in the industry has resulted in more startups in the industry. The services provided by these companies …

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Top Rated Forex Brokers of 2017

Finding the Top Forex Brokers 2017 can be a daunting task. There are many sites out there and while they all basically offer similar trading platforms, there are differences that you need to be aware of. You also will want peace of mind and know that you are using a service that many people desire and find attractive. In determining this factor, one should make sure they are also educated in how the industry works and how brokers make their money. The website team do professional review and comparison …