How to survive your working vacation like a boss

Taking vacation is not always as carefree as it sounds. There will be years that you will have to pack up your swimsuit, your sunscreen, and your workload. A workload that should be well-planned and adapted to your vacation schedule. So, we will offer you some pieces of advice to help you pull through your …

5 steps to successful business expense management

A company does not only have profit and revenue. It also has a long list of fixed and variable business expenses. Expenses (recurring or not) that should be adequately tracked so that you, as a professional or a small business owner, don’t have to face unwanted surprises and unpleasant bumps on the road. Methodical business …

6 business virtues in big screen stories

Cinema teaches us about life and even shows us essential business virtues. All we have to do is pay attention. Most of the selected big screen stories do not have any direct connection to the business world. However, they encompass virtues that a person who owns or intends on starting a business should have and …

The troubleshooting guide for generations in the workforce

Tech expertise is not an ability that you’re born with. People must train themselves to be tech-savvy. Today, generations in the workplace have very diverse approaches to technology. Baby boomers have little experience with it. Generation X is definitely more familiar with tech. The millennials (Gen Y) grew up during the rise of the internet …

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Fact or Fiction: The remote work edition

Freelancers, remote workers and members of virtual teams are all relatively new in the business market. They are here to stay, and they are steadily creating their own home based work market. As expected, the freelancers are presented as the unreachable dream of any employee, and their lives seem sparkly perfect. Money, traveling, and freedom …

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10 star qualities for effective teamwork in the workplace

Successful businesses are not built in a day. Not even Rome was built in just one day. The most important ingredient to achieve success is having employees with effective teamwork qualities. There is no better situation than seeing team players in the workplace who collaborate well. They fight to right their wrongs passionately and celebrate …