Does the concept of risk diversification cause sweat to bead along your hairline? Or maybe itâ€™s compound interest that gets you hot under the collar â€” inflation that leaves your palms clammy. Now that weâ€™ve triggered flashbacks to freshman year when you barely passed economics 101, take comfort in the fact that you arenâ€™t alone. According to the Financial Literacy Around the World â€” a survey conducted by Standard and Poorâ€™s Rating Services â€” basic financial concepts leave millions of Americans perplexed and perspiring. [Read more…] about Only 57% Of Americans Are Financially Literate
Starting a small business is not an easy feat. It involves money, time, dedication, luck, hard work, passion, and most importantly, the knowledge to make your business a success. If you are thinking of creating a business abroad, it is understood that the risks are greater of starting fresh in a foreign country. However, only you can tell if this is the right decision for you to take and whether the risks of building a business in a foreign land are worth it.
Japan is the second highest-ranking country in Asia when it comes to global competitiveness. Many expats are attracted to opening a business in Japan because of this and many have met success in their venture.If you want to try your luck in the land of the sun, here are just a few things you should know. [Read more…] about How to Start a Small Business in Japan
One of the greatest benefits of pursuing any Masters degree is the experience and connections to a studentâ€™s chosen industry that it provides. An MBA is arguably one of the most rigorous graduate degrees an aspiring business professional can obtain â€” and not just academically. The success of MBA graduates is greatly owing to the real-world experience the top programs offer their candidates while they study. [Read more…] about MBA Internship Or Co-Op â€“ Which Is Right For You?
Small businesses today need to get on the social media bandwagon in order to reach their target audience and get the word out about their products and services. One of the effective ways to achieve these objectives is through link building. [Read more…] about 3 Effective Tactics for Small Businesses to Build Authority Links
Small businesses can have it rough in cyberspace. They are competing for presence with billions of other companies. They are also competing against the big guns that have the financial resources to purchase their search engine and social media rankings. This does not mean, however, that all is lost. The best way a small business can build credibility and bring in more customers is through its online presence.