If you’ve ever dreamed of quitting your day job to travel the world, then you’re not alone. Many of us can only imagine having enough time and money to travel to our hearts’ delights, but rarely do we actually try to make it happen. There’s a reason why those stories about couples quitting their corporate jobs to live on sailboats or solo globetrotters living in different Airbnbs every week make the news. It doesn’t happen to most people! So how do these people do it? Do they have millions of dollars stashed away in investment accounts and … [Read more...] about What Is Geo-Arbitrage? And How You Can Profit From It!
Achieving a work life balance is often discussed, but infrequently agreed-upon by workers and their employers alike. While some people argue that it’s up to companies and managers to allow their employees greater flexibility in their careers to balance out their familial obligations and personal enrichment activities, others such as TED Talk speaker Nigel Marsh argue that it’s up to individuals to balance out their day jobs and personal lives on their own terms. According to the American Psychological Association’s annual “Stress in America” … [Read more...] about How To Find The Perfect Work Life Balance At Your Job
The following is a guest post by Tom McMakin is the author of "How Clients Buy" (Wiley, 2017) and the CEO of Profitable Ideas Exchange (PIE). If you'd like to contribute a guest post to Money Q&A, be sure to check out our guest posting guidelines. A woman with a fuchsia jacket and large hoop earrings works to upsell us. “Are you interested in the cold-weather package and undercarriage protection.” A guy at the mall jewelry store with pants that hang impossibly low peers over the counter and says, “We find a good rule of thumb is … [Read more...] about Why We Hate Salespeople – One Hurdle People in Sales Need to Overcome
Now that we’re close to December, many of the seasonal retail and restaurant job openings are starting to fill up. However, there’s still hope for those of you who are looking to make some extra money during the holiday season. You can find a few good part time jobs for Christmas. Whether you need a few more dollars to cross everything off your Christmas list or you want to make up for your paycheck being short if your job is closing for the holiday, you can earn extra income this holiday season. Here are a few non-traditional seasonal jobs … [Read more...] about How to Make Extra Money with Part Time Jobs for Christmas
Some estimates say that almost half of all Facebook users age 18 to 34 check their Facebook accounts right when they wake up in the morning. Over a quarter even check their friends’ statuses before they get out of bed. Twitter addiction isn’t much better. One study says that over 20% of Twitter users use their accounts as their only means to find out the morning news. Why Social Media May Be Ruining Your Career While there is a growing explosion of the use of social media and its addictive properties, there is a danger to its overuse as well. … [Read more...] about Why Facebook And Social Media May Be Ruining Your Career
If you’re graduating from college soon, recently unemployed, or you just hate your current job, there are plenty of resources to help you find a new job. Have you ever thought, "How to hire a headhunter?". What about paying for a service that helps you find a job? Whether you want to secure a stable, long-term career or hop around different jobs until you find one you love, it’s important to stay organized throughout your job hunting process so you’ll stand out in the applicant pool. How to Hire a Headhunter or Job Service Competitive … [Read more...] about How to Hire a Headhunter – Should You Pay for Job Hunting Help?