Month: August 2017

Rags to Riches: What Happens In Between

Everyone dreams of success, and these days, everyone can read inspirational stories of success almost anywhere. But, motivation and action are completely different things – everyone has a dream, but how do some people make their dreams a reality? Today, we look at people’s rags to riches stories – and what it took to get through that journey in between. Set a goal. Do Won & Jin Sook Chang came to American soil looking for greener pastures. Coming from South Korea with nothing except a high school education, the couple toiled – Do Won working 24/7 from a coffee...

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7 Practical Reasons to Study Finance

The common misconception of finance experts is that they are bespectacled math nerds. Financial knowledge is more than just having an aptitude for math. It’s being able to look at numbers and data critically, and being able to make decisions in order to manage money and investments well. Having a proficiency for finance has many practical advantages, because finance is applicable not just in work but in your everyday life as well. You have daily money transactions. You earn, you spend, you save, you invest. It can’t be denied that finance plays a very big role in an individual’s...

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3 Ways to Improve the Visibility of Your Business

You don’t need to have an enormous marketing budget in order to promote your business and increase its visibility. With the help of the Internet, you can invest in a few key online marketing initiatives to build your brand online. Social Media Marketing (SMM) Building a social media presence is important for every business, especially if you’re targeting millennials and the youth. It’s relatively easy to do SMM once you have a clear strategy that’s fit for your brand. Select one or two key social networking sites (i.e. Facebook, Instagram, Twitter or YouTube) to focus your marketing efforts. Almost...

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