No College, No Problem: Three Tips for Starting a Business as a College Dropout

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“Should I stick out college? Is it even worth it anymore?” Such a question runs through the minds of many degree-seekers in an increasingly competitive economy. While everyone’s situation is different, there are indeed plenty of good reasons to leave academia behind in pursuit of being your own boss. Consider, for example: The rising costs of tuition: for many, that money could be better spent elsewhere (think: in a savings account or as a startup capital) versus on a degree with little or no career trajectory The sheer amount of time it takes to finish any given degree: that time…

Preparing your Home for a New Baby

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If you have a baby on the way, you have probably been through 100 articles and guides about the essential supplies that you need, and the preparations to be made so that you are as ready as you can be for baby’s first weeks. However, there are some broader, long term preparations that you might need to consider in transitioning your living space from an adult-oriented environment to a family home that ticks all the boxes for you and your growing child. Some of the following points are more applicable to a small child than a baby, but get them…

Career paths for lesser-known jobs

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Making a big decision when you are relatively young about how you are going to spend the majority of your working life can seem quite daunting. However, apart from the simple fact that you can actually change your mind, there is a whole world of jobs out there, so why not look beyond the usual? Don’t follow the crowd Many students – or people attempting to decide which area of work they want to get into – automatically look toward high-profile careers in medicine or law when they are setting out. If you have a real passion for these kinds…

Career Options for Graduates of Public Administration 

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Many degrees sound appealing or exciting but then upon graduation leave you with nothing. There either aren’t many options or there are 100’s of people applying for each job. An online masters in public administration is a rewarding choice that can help you to develop a huge range of skills. These include organization, communication, management, data gathering, analytical thinking and analysis of policy, strategic planning, decision making, and much more. This huge range of skills and knowledge means that upon graduating from an online MPA degree you will be ready to take on many different careers. Government A public administration…

5 Personal Benefits You Will Gain from Becoming an Accountant

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Becoming an accountant can be done in several ways depending on who you know and how lucky you are. Most people choose to go to university to study accountancy on campus, whereas some opt for an online MSA program to obtain their master of science in accounting online. Whatever route you choose to go down to obtain your degree, you can be sure becoming an accountant in the future will provide many personal benefits, and some of those benefits are outlined below. You Will Be Able to Better Your Personal Skills As an accountant, you will be working closely with…

5 Unique Ways to Make Money

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Whether you are in debt or are looking for ways to increase your finances, there are many ways you can improve your finances. For this reason, we are providing five unique ways you can make money today. Signup to Every Customer Rewards Program There are companies hoping to attract customers just like you, which is why almost every retailer offers a customer rewards program. If you want to enjoy discounts and coupons both online and in store, we recommend signing up to every customer rewards program. The best thing to do is create an email account solely for this purpose,…

What Makes the Amalfi Coast Such a Great Vacation Spot?

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The Amalfi Coast is a stretch of coastline measuring about 50 kilometers along the Southern shore of Italy’s Sorrentine Peninsula. This Mediterranean region is so beautiful, it has been awarded the World Heritage Site classification by Unesco. Around 5,000,000 tourists visit the region each year. Lets talk a little about what makes the Amalfi Coast such a great vacation destination: Amazing Vacation Rentals People are looking less and less towards hotels, and more towards vacation rentals for their holidays, and for good reason too! The beautiful Amalfi Coast villas that are available for rent feature pools and stunning views, not…

Marketing Tips for Startups

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When you are venturing into business ownership for the very first time, your time is a very precious asset that you will feel has been monopolized by tasks ranging from small admin tasks to developing crucial business strategies. Getting the ball rolling for any new business is hard, and that is why many businesses, unfortunately, end up failing. Of course, there are a lot of factors that influence whether a business takes off or not. From whether the customer demand is there to having the right marketing strategy, there is no guarantee of success particularly in an uncertain economic climate.…