Have you ever been in the situation where you are working more than one job and wondered how it may actually be affecting you? Dual employment has been getting some light shed on it lately and for good reason. Dual employment means exactly as it sounds like. It is when you hold two jobs at the same time and you are on the payroll for each. There are some obvious and … [Read more...] about Repercussions of Dual Employment
Many small startups have the same dilemma when it comes to their business: how to process payments. Although there are numerous point-of-sale offerings available, the fees can be exorbitant. Well, now there’s a company that has the answer to your most pressing issue. That company is SumUp. … [Read more...] about SumUp: The Point-of-Sale App Empowering Small Business
Millennials would certainly agree that finding different ways to make more money is always a great idea. So many people work over the weekend to make money outside their regular 9 to 5 jobs. In fact, according to an article published by Forbes, maximum workforce will shift towards freelancing rather than doing a regular job by the year 2027. … [Read more...] about How to Earn Some Money This Weekend?
File this under: watch to improve your basic investing knowledge. I was in the office this morning listing to some videos on finance while I worked on a project and I came across this nice little piece by William "Bill" Ackman. Ackman is the CEO of Pershing Square Capital Management LP. He's also a controversial activist investor and hedge fund manager. Whats great about … [Read more...] about Everything You Need to Know About Finance and Investing in Under an Hour
The financial markets are in a constant state of flux. One can never be too careful about the current state of the economy as things are always changing. Heading into March 2018, the Dow Jones was down 3.77% over 1 month, the S&P 500 index was down 2.67% and the NASDAQ composite index was down 0.82%. This begs the question: Are there viable investment options to protect … [Read more...] about Alternative Ways to Generate Money When Markets Are Volatile
Both the U.S. construction industry and manufacturing are seeing a bump in productivity above projected growth right now. In November, spending on construction was at an all-time high following a 0.8% growth peak, a significant monthly gain when compared to the 2.4% annual growth the Commerce Department sees yearly. This reflects reinvested gains from the current bullish … [Read more...] about Good News? U.S. Construction and Manufacturing Making Gains Going Into New Year
For those of you holding shipping stocks, you might be interested in learning how blockchain technology is impacting the transportation industry. … [Read more...] about Blockchain and Shipping: Will New Technology Revitalize The Shipping Industry?
As a business owner in the 21st Century, it feels like your business has to be a lot more than merely profitable to succeed (and if you're a promising tech startup, even that's not strictly necessary). To truly thrive in the Digital Age, new companies have to be unique, ethical, diverse, empowering, passionate, sustainable, and so much more. It's a tall order. As if that … [Read more...] about Failure to Launch: 3 Ways To Improve Your Company’s Efficiency for 2018
The kitchen is one of the biggest investments you make when you decide to open a restaurant. The equipment for a restaurant differs from one restaurant to another but it is important to cover the basics for a smooth operation and to ensure food safety. Purchasing new equipment may seem overwhelming and always remember that the salesperson will always try to sell you items … [Read more...] about Essential Restaurant Equipment You Need in Your Kitchen
Countless entrepreneurs who just started out or are already running a business worry about a lot of things and one of them is whether they need to hire a business attorney. There is this misconception that lawyers charge astronomical rates and since a lot of small businesses don't have that much or extra capital to pay lawyers. As a result, these small business owners only … [Read more...] about What You Need to Know Before Hiring a Business Attorney