Category Archives: Career

How To Get The Raise You Deserve

How To Get The Raise You Deserve

You hear the news stories all of the time. Today’s workers are earning less than the previous generation. It seems as though companies have wired us to be grateful for a 3% raise when in reality we should be getting more. Think about it, if inflation averages 3% and you only get a 3% raise, you are never really getting ahead. You are just treading water. If you want to get ahead, you need to get the raise you deserve.Continue Reading

Make Money By Banking On Yourself

Make Money By Banking On Yourself

You read stories all of the time about how to make more money. We are all searching for ways to make money and surprisingly for most of us, the answer is staring us back in the mirror. That’s right, you make money by banking on yourself.Continue Reading

Tips For Starting A Thriving Business

Tips For Starting A Thriving Business

Are you tired of working for someone else? Do you feel under-appreciated? Maybe you have the thought in your head that you would like to start and run your own business one day. As great as it is to have goals, starting a business is hard. Let me clarify that. Starting a business is easy. Starting a thriving business takes a lot of work. So much work that most new businesses fail.Continue Reading

Build A Work Wardrobe On A Budget

Build A Work Wardrobe On A Budget

One of the more costly things when starting out your career is building a wardrobe. This is the case regardless if you are a man or a woman. Clothes cost a lot. So how do you go about building a work wardrobe while keep cost in mind? In this post I am going to show you some tricks you can use to build your work wardrobe on a budget.Continue Reading

Networking Tips To Get Ahead

Networking Tips To Get Ahead

You’ve heard the saying, it’s not what you know but who you know. Part of this process of getting to know more people is to network. For some people, networking is in their DNA. They love talking to people and getting to know everyone. For others, networking can be one of their biggest fears. Regardless of where you fall on that spectrum, I have some tips to help you to take your networking to the next level.Continue Reading

Legitimate Work From Home Jobs

Legitimate Work From Home Jobs

The idea of working from home sounds awesome. In fact, it sounds so awesome that many people fall victim to scams. There are a lot of illegitimate work from home jobs out there. Many times they take your money instead of you making money. How do you find some honest work from home jobs? Luckily there are many good work from home jobs out there. Here are some tips for how to spot them as well as a few to help get the ball rolling.Continue Reading

How Much Are You Really Earning?

How Much Are You Really Earning?

If you are like many, you see your salary of $50,000 per year and never think twice about it. But you should. You need to figure out what your real hourly wage is and then answer two important questions. I’ll get to these questions later on, but first we have to talk about calculating your real hourly wage.Continue Reading

Going To College Is More Important Than The College Itself

Going To College Is More Important Than The College Itself

Here in the US, we have gone from needing to get a college degree to be successful to needing to go to an elite college to be successful. Sadly, this is misinformation that many students (and parents) blindly follow. Below are 4 reasons why it is more important that you simply go to college than it is where you go to college.Continue Reading

Tips For Finding A Job In 2015

Tips For Finding A Job In 2015

In the few weeks of job hunting, I’ve learned a few things that I will pass on to you. Some may seem obvious to some reading this, but for others you will be surprised you didn’t think of them sooner.Continue Reading

How to Kick Unemployment’s Butt!

How to Kick Unemployment’s Butt!

While it’s clear that you can’t prepare for everything, there are a lot of things that you can control. Don’t let a simple change in job status affect your financial future – take steps now to prepare and join the movement of young adults kicking unemployment’s butt!Continue Reading