If you were to believe everything that you read, you could be forgiven for thinking that the UK is in the midst of a significant economic recovery. While Britain may well be benefitting from improving business sentiment, rising consumer confidence and a diminishing rate of unemployment. However, there are negative undertones that continue to restrict the potential for long-term growth. So even as international trade and foreign exchange activity continues to boom, not everything is rosy in the British economic garden. The same principle … [Read more...] about How To Compete In The Current Job Market
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Is our idea of retirement outdated? Is it absurd to have an arbitrary age, a mark on the wall, for retirement? Mitch Anthony makes the case that the retirement of our parents isn’t, and shouldn’t, be our ideal of retirement in the latest edition of his book, “The New Retirementality: Planning Your Life and Living Your Dreams...at Any Age You Want”. Age is just a number. Do you love what you do for a living? Why end your career simply because you hit 62 or 67 years-old? Why not keep working if you love it? Why not test out mini-retirements … [Read more...] about The New Retirementality by Mitch Anthony – Your Retirement Is All Wrong!
Small businesses have a host of problems facing them now that weren’t even remote considerations 15 years ago. The foremost problem that small businesses face is how to balance online marketing with retail outlets. What products do you want to sell online? What products do you want to combine with both your physical and digital location? These questions are just the tip of what a small business owner thinks about. Sales can become a compounded problem when you only have one true inventory. You don't want to risk selling out of an item and … [Read more...] about Why A Point of Sale System Streamlines Retail Businesses
The world of forex is dominated by jargon. With everything from currencies to broker formats having their own acronym, trying to navigate the forex world can be a bit of a minefield. Here, however, we’ve broken down one of the key acronyms: ECN. There’s always a huge debate about who’s the best broker to use and why some types of broker are better than others. Many people swear by using ECN brokers, but why? Here, we try to find out: What is an ECN? Foreign exchange brokers come in a variety of shapes, sizes and forms. Due to the fact that … [Read more...] about ECN Brokers: Who, What and Why?