What You Can Learn About Business From Harvey Weinstein

What You Can Learn About Business From Harvey Weinstein

Unless you have been hiding under a rock this last few months, you will have seen the worldwide coverage given to what has now become known as ‘The Weinstein Effect.’ There has been a national uproar regarding the abuse of power within some of the larger figures in business, Harvey Weinstein being just one of them.

Men and women, from the world of Hollywood, media, and business have come forward with stories about the exploitation they have suffered at the hands of those in power. These stories of harassment and sexual assault have brought about a wake-up call for those in leadership, and for those who work with them.

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How To Know If You Should Build Or Buy A Home

how to know if you should build or buy a home

Deciding whether to buy or build your next home can be a tricky decision. There are pros and cons on both sides which we are going to discuss in more detail in this article. So, without further ado, let’s get started straight away.

Upfront Cost

As you would have probably already guessed, building a home is going to be the more expensive option of the two. Of course, everything depends very much on location, but when you buy a property, you know exactly what you are going to get, but when you build, you have to consider the cost of the land, the materials, and the work itself. However, on the plus side, you pay for exactly what you want and nothing more.

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9 Problems To Overcome In Your Career

problems to overcome in your career

Everyone has a plan for their career, but things in life rarely ever go as smoothly as we imagine they will. That’s why now is as good a time as any to think about some of the hurdles that will be put in your way as you work on your career and going further in it. People don’t always like to look at negative things like this, but this isn’t about negativity at all. Instead, it’s about making sure that you’re able to plan and prepare for the things that might stop you or slow you down if you’re not careful.

The better prepared you are in your career, the easier you’ll find it to eventually get to where you want to be. It’s not always easy to see the light at the end of the tunnel when things aren’t going your way, but it is important to focus on your end goal. That alone won’t be enough of course, so read on to find out about the hurdles that could hold you back and how you can get ready for them.

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3 Things Your Business Must Spend Money On

things your business must spend money on

Your goal as a business owner is to maximize your profit, increase brand awareness and treat your staff well to guarantee their loyalty to you. It’s no easy feat, being a business owner, and a big part of your job is to reduce costs where you can and keep an eye on the business finances to be able to facilitate this. Reducing areas where you spend your cash, saving money on utilities and negotiating with vendors is all part and parcel of saving money for your business.

Keeping that in mind, there are some areas of your business where you really shouldn’t cut your costs. There is a time and place for being cheap, and while there are legitimate areas you should cut your costs down and save some money, there are areas that cutting the costs could undermine your entire business and slow down growth. Here are three areas you should never look to cut costs. By all means, look for the best deals, but don’t try to go dirt cheap: you’ll only get a dirt-cheap service.

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Why You Should Invest Now For Your Future

invest now for your future

Everybody worries about the future. We worry if we will have enough money saved up, we worry if what we buy now will even be worth anything when retirement finally (and who knows when it will be) comes around. We worry. And that is okay.

You are allowed to be concerned about your future but sitting in the dark and counting your pennies trying to figure out how long you need to work for, what salary will make your life most comfortable later on, and whether you should do this or that is only wasting precious time. Electing to invest in your future now will help you ease yourself into later life and give you something to fall back on.

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5 Ways To Make Money With Your Boat

make money with your boat

If your hobby happens to be boating, it probably isn’t doing very much for your bank balance at all. Boats are certainly not cheap to run or maintain, so if you’re looking to save money, you might be thinking about giving up your beloved boat. Before you do that though, there is a much better option that you might want to consider instead – putting your boat to work.

If you own a boat that’s in good condition, and which works well, it is totally possible to make money from it, and possibly even start a thriving new business of your own. Sound good? Read on.

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