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How You Became Expendable As A Worker

Before becoming a self-employed person, I was a long-time employee of several companies in two countries. I was lucky enough not to be terminated from any of the companies I worked for...



Are You At Your Earning Peak Already?

For many employed people, annual salary increases are their perceived increase in earning power. Many companies have been using annual salary increases to entice their employees to stay on with them...



Morning, Midday Or Evening Person?

Each person has their own preferences when it comes to a working schedule. Most work experts like to categorize a person as either a morning or an evening person. But I like to add a third, which is the midday person...



Should You Trust Online Experts? Should You Be One?

In the age of the internet, everybody can become a teacher. This is because everyone knows something that is unique to their education and experience which they can share to anyone. And the internet makes this sharing of knowledge possible...



Easy And Inexpensive Ways To Avoid Being Bored With Work

Many people are bored with their work. This is a genuine fact and is a problem for both employees and employers. Considering that work is a major part of one’s life, it is important that boredom be at least alleviated if not eliminated as it can have negative long term impact to both employees and employers...



‘Starting A Business’ Advice I Would Have Told My Younger Self

I am just starting out my own business so pretty much like you, I am also feeling my way towards one. However, I have personally seen many people succeed in starting a profitable business. This includes my mother. I would try to tell you the things I learned from them. Maybe, you could get some pointers from them...



Career Advise I Would Have Told My Younger Self

When I got sick and had to stay at home, this gave me the time to think about income sources that can be done from home. What I found out is that it is hard to start a home based business and make it profitable. My advice to my younger self: ”Start thinking about a home based job or income while you are still working for a company”...



Forced to Retire Because of Your Age

There is a terrifying age in every unemployed worker’s life where companies find them too old to be given a job and where they are also too young to receive a pension. This is a bleak situation for many older workers and this is getting more and more common. You should consider this possibility happening to you and prepare for such a terrible event...



What are the Life Stages of Entrepreneurship?

The short answer is “At Every Point in Life”. Many people want to own their own profitable business dreaming of fame and fortune that usually comes with owning one. However life presents many obstacles and distractions that people delay being one until the thought totally disappears in one’s mind. Let us study the varying periods of entrepreneurship...



Lack of Direction is the Problem Not Lack of Time or Funds

“Lack of direction, not lack of time, is the problem. We all have twenty-four hour days”. Quote from Zig Ziglar. Hilary Hinton "Zig" Ziglar (November 6, 1926 – November 28, 2012) was an American author, motivational speaker and salesperson. He popularised the beforementioned quote. However I would also add not lack of Funds to the quote...



Luck in Life

There are many so called self help gurus and experts who claim that everything is achievable in life as long as you do not give up and follow a certain method which is preferably the methods that they teach. Many of them especially teach that financial and societal success can be had no matter what your status is in life. But how reliable are these people who promise that nothing is impossible in life?...



Retirement is Boring and You Need to be Online

Having to be forced to stop working in my late 40s by failing health I am now living the life comparable to a retired person. Technically a retired person is a person who has reached the age of retirement. This age varies from 60 to 70 in many countries. You can also retire even if you have not reached the specified age but is financially stable enough to take care of yourself...



When It Is Time To Leave Your Job?

There are many reasons why you should leave your job even if you have been working for the company for several years already. Many say that you should leave your job when you are unhappy with your job or company. However there would be instances also where even though you enjoy your job or company you should need to leave. Here are a few main reasons:...