• ENTREPRENEURS
    How Entrepreneurs Can Avoid Getting Lost In Their Own Creation

    Photo by Meireles Neto on Unsplash Don’t chase shadows. We live in a society that idolizes entrepreneurs. However, very few people understand that entrepreneurship is a handshake between joy and suffering, risk, and reward. Most simply want to be “half-entrepreneurs,” ditching the formalities of corporate America for the freedom of independence. The trouble is, these […]

  • LIFE
    Many Avoid End-Of-Life Care Planning, Study Finds

    People with chronic illnesses were only slightly more likely than healthy individuals to put their wishes down on paper in a living will. Jodi Jacobson/Getty Images Before being deployed overseas for the Iraq war in 2003, Army reservist Don Morrison filled out military forms that gave instructions about where to send his body and possessions […]

  • Worry about the right stuff to avoid risks and for motivation

    Is it good or bad to worry — that’s the $2 million question for Perth researchers. A University of WA team has been awarded almost $2.3 million from an Australian Research Council Laureate Fellowship to tease out “good worry” versus “bad worry”. Professor Colin MacLeod, from the School of Psychological Science, is leading the five-year […]

  • Worry about the right stuff to avoid risks and for motivation

    Is it good or bad to worry — that’s the $2 million question for Perth researchers. A University of WA team has been awarded almost $2.3 million from an Australian Research Council Laureate Fellowship to tease out “good worry” versus “bad worry”. Professor Colin MacLeod, from the School of Psychological Science, is leading the five-year […]

  • STARTUPS
    How To Avoid SEO And UX Disasters When Migrating Or Redesigning Your Website

    POST WRITTEN BY Eric Samson Founder of Group8A, a boutique consulting firm focused on developing and executing integrated marketing and digital solutions. Migrating or redesigning a website can be a boon to any online business and their users. When doing so, there is ample opportunity to target and ameliorate issues that might be plaguing your users’ […]

  • SUCCESS
    How Business Owners Can Avoid Hiring Mistakes

    GLENVIEW, IL (PRESS RELEASE – July 1, 2009) – It’s every business owner’s nightmare. After spending time and money to fill a job opening, the candidate you hired turns out to be a dud – maybe even a danger to fellow employees and customer relations. According to a recent survey from online payroll provider SurePayroll, […]

  • Top 10 LinkedIn Errors You Can Easily Avoid (Video)

    LinkedIn (NYSE:LNKD) is the social media site to be on whether you’re selling B2B, raising funds for your startup, or looking for your next job. And, while it may take a bit of time to learn how to use all of LinkedIn and it’s many tools, it’s easy to set up a basic profile so you can start […]

  • LIFE
    3 Guest Blogging Mistakes to Avoid

    As an editor for several blogs that accept guest posts I see a lot of the same mistakes made over and over. If you are hoping to become a guest blogger for a particular site, I recommend you review the following mistakes and avoid them. Failure to Research What the Blog is About Blogs that […]

  • ENTREPRENEURS
    7 Ways to Avoid Handmade Business Burnout

    I’ve seen it over and over again — New Makers with stars in their eyes, launching a new business selling products they love to make, scratching an insatiable creative itch. In the beginning comes the honeymoon, the period of time when everything is sunshine and roses. There is nothing but love, and you cannot wait […]