5 Tips on Progress Reporting as Project Manager

Sunday, November 3, 2019, 6:00 AM | Leave Comment

One very important thing I found out when I was project manager was that I must report project status on the progress – or lack of it – to my senior managers and the stakeholders that obviously included the Project Sponsor. They always wanted to know if I was on track and when the project […]

Alternative Decking Material for Designing Your Deck

Saturday, November 2, 2019, 6:00 AM | Leave Comment

Enjoying the summer with your family or partying with your friends, your deck is an essential component of your celebrations and relaxation. In the past few years the market of decking material has exploded with a vast range of variety. The factors that are considered for the selection of decking material are lifestyle, home theme, […]

Finances Falling Into the Red? 4 Effective Steps to Bring it Back Up

Friday, November 1, 2019, 6:00 AM | Leave Comment

If the phone calls and final notices have started piling up and weighing you down it’s time to take control of your financial situation. While most people focus on finding ways to make more money, you should also be thinking of ways to get rid of the debt. Here are four effective ways of digging […]

4 Tips When You’re Saving for an Engagement Ring

Thursday, October 31, 2019, 6:00 AM | Leave Comment

When you’ve found the love of your life, you probably want nothing more than to surprise them with a lovely proposal and a stunningly beautiful engagement ring. As you prepare your heart for the big engagement, it’s also great to spend time on making sure you have the right engagement ring. If you’re not sure […]

How Baby Boomers Can Sell to Millennials

Wednesday, October 30, 2019, 6:00 AM | Leave Comment

There are more than 7.3 millennials living in Canada, making them the fastest growing demographic group since baby boomers. The odds are that if you’ve got Nanaimo BC real estate for sale, you’ll be marketing to millennials. Here’s how to make your home attractive to millennials, plus some important bonus tips on successfully marketing and […]

Facing Bankruptcy? Here’s What You Can Do

Tuesday, October 29, 2019, 6:00 AM | Leave Comment

Life sometimes hands you lemons. You may be facing medical issues, lost your job, or are living paycheck to paycheck. Whatever the reason for your financial troubles, it doesn’t make it any easier to handle. What are your options if you are stretched thin and don’t know how you are going to pay your bills? […]

How to Ask for a Pay Raise

Monday, October 28, 2019, 6:00 AM | Leave Comment

If you’ve been working at your job for years, made some important changes that benefitted your employer, or honed your skills and increased your value, you’re probably deserving of a pay raise. If your employer doesn’t automatically recognize your contributions and offer that pay raise on their own, you may need to start that discussion […]

5 Steps to Take in a Document Life Cycle as Project Manager

Sunday, October 27, 2019, 6:00 AM | Leave Comment

Like many other things, document management should be an integral part of communication management. Some folks think that complete documentation wastes time. On the contrary, documentation saves time for a long time to come. It’s up to the project manager to have the project documented in an organized fashion in his/her own way. However, there […]

Ready to Be Your Own Boss? How to Financially Plan When Starting Your Own Business

Saturday, October 26, 2019, 6:00 AM | Leave Comment

Are you ready to be your own boss? Taking the leap into self-employment can be exciting, but it is a lot of hard work. Regardless of what type of business you own, being your own boss can be overwhelming if you don’t have the guidance on how to get started. There are some things you […]

How Smart Homeowners Manage Their Insurance Payments

Friday, October 25, 2019, 6:00 AM | Leave Comment

Many responsibilities come along with owning your own home. Your insurance coverage is one of those responsibilities. Here are some helpful tips on managing your insurance so you can be effective at doing so. Get the Right Insurance Policy Getting the right insurance policy for your home should be your first step. You need a […]