8 Things Banned by Customs around the World

8 Things Banned by Customs around the World

Our global world sees millions of packages traveling to all corners of the earth. Countries have their own customs laws which prohibit certain items from crossing their borders (here are the items banned from crossing US borders). The obvious things are drugs, guns, radioactive materials, knives and other dangerous items… […]

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Highlighting Your Soft Skills to Recruiters

Highlighting Your Soft Skills to Recruiters

Highlighting your soft skills on the cover letter, on the resume, and during interviews can be very tricky. Even though you wish to show that you have all the soft skills needed by prospective employers, you don’t want them to get the impression that you’re bragging. What is the most […]

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Hedge funds: Wading through the myths

Hedge funds: Wading through the myths

Whether it’s because of their somewhat questionable reputation in the past, or just due to the fact that hedge funds are proving to be such a popular form of investment, it would be fair to say that there are umpteen myths which surround this topic. The role of hedge funds […]

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What Lies ahead for South Florida’s Economy in 2017?

What Lies ahead for South Florida’s Economy in 2017?

As we begin to work our way through the leftovers of Christmas dinner (turkey sandwiches for days!), media outlets of all kinds are running down what happened in 2016. The real estate market in Florida is mostly seasonal, that is to say, it depends on the seasons of the year […]

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Top 9 Mistakes to Avoid When Taking Up a Personal Loan for Business

Top 9 Mistakes to Avoid When Taking Up a Personal Loan for Business

If you are in business, you must have realized that your savings aren’t enough to get things running. You have also realized that banks from your bank or the credit union may not be approved easily. Therefore, you need to raise money through an alternative means; personal loans. Compared to […]

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London is Officially a Less Stressful Place to Work than NYC

London is Officially a Less Stressful Place to Work than NYC

People living and working in the City are enjoying a better quality of life than Wall Street staff, new research by serviced apartment provider TheSqua.re has revealed. London and New York City are both known for being densely populated locations with a high price tag, but in a study that […]

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5 Ways to Improve Your Finances

5 Ways to Improve Your Finances

When you don’t have your finances in order, the rest of your life can feel like a mess. Even if you feel like your financial situation is hopeless, consider these tips for improving your finances. It can take time, hard work and effort for you to make a difference in […]

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Why Pursue a Career in Social Work?

Why Pursue a Career in Social Work?

For many, social work may not seem like a particularly challenging career to pursue. While many volunteer for a lot of social causes on a regular basis, careers in social work weren’t really seen as options until very recently. Today, however, there are more career choices and ways to get […]

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