Business

Marketing

Marketing Truths from The Princess Bride

My absolute favorite movie of all time is The Princess Bride (1987). Quotes from this movie are common around our house, and can be used for a variety of situations. They are very handy and funny the majority of the time. If you haven't seen it, I highly recommend you […]

Automotive

The Most Fuel Efficient SUVs Of 2013

Not so many years ago, speaking the words "SUV" and "fuel efficient" in the same sentence would get you laughed at. One of the reasons so many people stayed away from these vehicles was due to the high cost of driving them. Sure, they are practical, comfortable, safe and just […]

Management

Scenario Planning in Business

Nearly 32 years ago, the science fiction writer, Isaac Asimov, wrote: ‘No sensible decision can be made any longer without taking into account not only the world as it is but the world as it will be.’ This sentiment is now enshrined in business strategy, as organisations increasingly turn to […]

Real estate

Student Housing: Know Your Rights

Most students will be renting a place for the first time when they go off to college or university. But many are hazy about what their legal rights and responsibilities are - which gives shoddy landlords the green light to take advantage of them. Read on to find out what […]

Economy

How Gold Affects The Economy

Many people look at the news. When it comes to the business section and the price of gold, they do not really give it a second thought. With the high price of gold today, a lot of people do not own a lot of jewellery if any, and certainly do […]

Personal finance

What Is a Term Deposit?

A term deposit offers safety and security to individuals who have a certain amount of money saved and would like to earn steady interest without being subject to the vagaries of the financial market. The money is placed in an account with a financial institution (usually a credit union, building […]