Given the number of jobs that now only require a laptop, access to the internet and the ability to self-motivate, you can now work from anywhere in the world and still earn the same money as you would at home. This means that whether you want to take up...
Employee training isn’t the end-all, be-all of endpoint security for your business; you need to combine effective endpoint detection and response tools with employee training to create an effective security strategy for your business’s sensitive data. But, that said, people are the biggest point of vulnerability in most systems....
If you’re tired of your job, you have lots of company. Many daydream of more fulfilling, lucrative, or just plain interesting careers. Fewer actually take the leap and switch careers. And, statistically, we’re less and less likely to do so as we age. There’s a strong case to be made,...
If you are property obsessed, there are all sorts of career moves you could make to channel your passion and make a fair buck or two as well. Getting into the property industry will take some investment, though possibly not as much as you might think. And there are...
Dealing with the distasteful and emotionally devastating parts of life is how we build strength. As cliché as it may sound, it’s true. Being fired unexpectedly, particularly from a career which you have put years into, can be one of the most psyche-wrecking and emotionally painful experiences there is....
When you want to go into business for yourself, it’s not easy to know exactly what it is that you want to do. Because some people will know exactly where their entrepreneurial ambitions should lie, but others won’t. Some will just know that they want to run their own...
Contracting is as easy as 1-2-3… plus a few more steps after that. All it takes is a few months of excruciating deliberation, a few more months of fine-tooth reviewing and refining, and then more months or years of concentrated observation to ensure all parties are upholding the deal....
If you run a business, it makes sense that you want to surround yourself with the best team. Hiring and firing is part and parcel of being the boss, but finding the best candidates for your business can be a tricky task. If you’re on the hunt for new...
As an employer, naturally you want to ensure that when it comes to how well your employees do at work, that they achieve every goal. However, you can’t just hire an employee, give them some initial training, and then expect them to excel. It is your job to nurture...
From an employer’s perspective, soft skills make the difference. What is a soft skill? Also called transferable skills or job-readiness skills, soft skills are the intangible, less-technical skills that employees are expected to possess. While being able to rewire a home is a hard skill, a soft skill is...