You’ve all undoubtedly heard of Adblock, Adblock Plus, and a wide range of other advertising and tracking related blockers available for Firefox and Chrome. Everyone uses them, myself included. In fact a few months ago I went so far as to say that I . Harsh words, especially as someone that earns a living off […]
Power & Money
Power and money go hand in hand; they're the driving forces behind our entire way of life. If you don't learn to master your finances and exert your own influence, you're doing yourself a major disservice. That's why we'll share tips and tricks to manage your finances, make money, and stay secure in our modern "big brother" world. We'll also highlight people of power, what they're doing, and what you can learn from them.
Today’s business and personal document storage is ideally paperless. Think about it: if you’re interviewing at a business and everyone’s desk looks neat and pristine, and nobody’s got piles of paper anywhere, you’re likely to think “I could work here.” And if the opposite is true, you’re almost certainly going to think “This company is […]
Ah, credit cards… one of my favorite topics. I love writing about them, because they’re an endless source of material. You see, even in our supposedly educated society, people are absolute idiots when it comes to using them. I’ve on numerous occasions, but then I’ll read another ridiculous story and off I go again. Here’s […]
Life is all about change and, for those who haven’t noticed, today’s career is less about the employer than the individual’s marketable skills. Recent graduates looking for “security” or “permanence” are unlikely to find these things in today’s economy on any continent. Perhaps our grandfathers took jobs at one company out of high school and […]
International travel is exciting. A job or vacation can allow us to experience an entirely new culture. We can learn snippets of a new language or develop a taste for the delicious local foods. Even the basics, such as the currency used by people in this new land, can create an “aha!” moment. We start […]
We’ve said it before: today’s career success has much less to do with the employer’s permanence than the employee, contractor, or freelancer’s skills. Those with in-demand skills usually have no difficulty on their own terms. Once upon a time, going to university was the only way that most people thought they’d get a good job. The idea […]