Career Development

5 Ways for Small Business Owners to Stay Out of the Red

As every small business owner knows, you pay the cost to be your own boss. While there are certainly benefits to running your own enterprise, being a small business owner means you have to worry about a long list of matters – like payroll, overhead and benefits packages – that you don’t when you work for someone else. This month, the US Small Business Administration observed its 52nd annual National Small Business Week. To celebrate, here are five tips to keep your small business out of the red. Maintain a Powerful Brand Image No matter how small your company, a powerful…

Adult Education: 5 Reasons Why You Should Never Stop Learning

After spending the first 20 plus years of our lives in a classroom, the idea of going back to school as an adult can hold very little appeal – especially for those of us with demanding jobs and families to support. Contrary to what you may believe, however, continuing your education can be beneficial not only to your career but to your mental health and family life. And given the explosion of online courses and educational technology in recent years, learning has never been easier or more accessible. Here are five great reasons to continue your education no matter how old…

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