Top 2016 Leadership Trends

Monday, May 30, 2016, 6:00 AM | Leave Comment

Workplaces and leaders evolve year after year. While sometimes the evolution happens gradually and without notice, other times it happens in a blink of an eye. In the year before us, we will continue to see companies accepting new, groundbreaking forms of leadership. Let us introduce you to the trends that will shape workplaces in […]

Four Steps to Building a Business Case

Sunday, May 29, 2016, 6:00 AM | Leave Comment

All organizations have more project work than they have resources and capacity to execute. Therefore it is important to compare the various projects to see which ones are of highest priority. The Business Case document is used to compare projects to see which ones are best based on two factors – business value and alignment […]

Demystifying Real Estate Investment

Saturday, May 28, 2016, 6:00 AM | 1 Comment

The word goldmine is thrown around a lot when people talk about investing in real estate. Unfortunately for many, this normally translates into them thinking the real estate investment business is an easy ride. Those who have been in the business long enough know this is not true. Like many other investment channels, and sometimes […]

Money Struggles? 5 Strategies for Forming a Budget Plan

Friday, May 27, 2016, 6:00 AM | 1 Comment

Budgeting is one of those tasks that most people find scary. Regulating what you spend on a monthly basis seems very limiting, but it’s an important step toward financial freedom. A lack of a budget can lead to serious problems with money. Here are five strategies that can help those who have money problems as […]

Life Changes That Can Disrupt The Family Finances In An Instant

Thursday, May 26, 2016, 6:00 AM | Leave Comment

The current economy is so challenging that many families are struggling to get from one payday to the next. They are walking that fine line between paying the bills and being in debt. Some families try to pad their savings accounts so that they can be ready for a situation that disrupts things. However, emergencies […]

Using Equity to Your Advantage: What to Know When Selling Your Home

Wednesday, May 25, 2016, 6:00 AM | 1 Comment

Selling real estate can represent an opportunity to make a profit, help you downsize or maybe do both. If you have sufficient equity in your home, it can put you in an advantageous financial situation. This is because you can use that equity to buy your next home or pay a significant portion of it. […]

5 Unexpected Things that Can Jeopardize Your Finances

Tuesday, May 24, 2016, 6:00 AM | Leave Comment

A lot is riding on your ability to consistently afford your current lifestyle. Unfortunately, it doesn’t take much to pull the rug out from under you and turn your easy-to-afford life into one filled with foreclosures, repossessions, past due notices, and collection calls. There are things you can do to protect yourself from these unexpected […]

Problem Solving within the Office – Managers at Their Finest

Monday, May 23, 2016, 6:00 AM | Leave Comment

There is a reason why managers earn their namesake – their job is, along with other things, managing their employees. Every professional is an individual and does, naturally, tend to look to tend to their own needs, in terms of productivity and the like. Managers have to approach problem solving by looking to boost their […]

Speak up! Poor Communication Can Ruin a Project

Sunday, May 22, 2016, 6:00 AM | Leave Comment

Many years ago, a good project manager might have gotten away with being a poor communicator. The sponsor typically didn’t like it, but as long as the project manager could deliver the goods, the sponsor may have been inclined to let him or her do his/her own thing. In today’s world, however, projects need to […]

Feel Like You Can’t Keep Up With Bills? Six Tips To Lessen The Load

Saturday, May 21, 2016, 6:00 AM | 2 Comments

As soon as you get paid, you may feel like your wallet is empty again after catching up on your overdue bills, and you probably still have more to pay. If that scenario sounds familiar, take heart. Here are six tips to help you light your debt load when you’re having trouble keeping up with […]