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4 Reasons Marketers Are Turning To Digital Marketing Than Traditional Media

Last year, it was discovered that United States Internet ad spending had actually defeated broadcast television for the very first time, which was primarily driven by a surge in mobile marketing. This has been a continuing trend for the conventional media industry as traditional ad spending has continually fallen annually in the last several years. According to data compiled by...

How to Handle Your Favorite Editor Leaving

How to Handle Your Favorite Editor Leaving

Writing is far from a solitary endeavor. There are the beta readers, the editors, the agents, and the publishers… A single novel will pass between dozens of hands before it reaches the store shelf, making the process a long and complicated one that takes a great deal of time to develop and adapt to. For most writers, the greatest amount of feedback comes from the editor. This...

How an Unethical Boss Hurts Your Image

How an Unethical Boss Hurts Your Image

When it comes to behaving ethically at work, I'm sure most of us believe that our integrity is beyond reproach and that our personal values are enough to keep us on the straight and narrow. What if those around us behave badly though, and especially if that person is our boss?  A new study reveals that our reputation can very easily become tainted by association with someone behaving...

10 Most Popular Instagram Hashtags to Get New Followers

10 Most Popular Instagram Hashtags to Get New Followers

Social media has turned the modern world upside down. Information is now passed along by the masses, instead of being centrally controlled by a few newspapers or television stations. Instagram is a site that enables people to show pictures and videos, presenting them to a worldwide audience. Through the use of hashtags, these images are organized and easily searched for. During the time this...

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Top 10 Most Useful University Degrees for 2015

Top 10 Most Useful University Degrees for 2015

Trying to identify the most “useful” university degrees is subject to a great deal of debate, most notably as to the definition of useful. You might consider salary, job growth, employment rates, demand, and so on. The world is in need of many people with many different skill sets. Between 2012-2022, for example, the sectors with the highest projected new jobs includes assistants...

Hottest Predicted Healthcare Careers for 2015

Hottest Predicted Healthcare Careers for 2015

Healthcare is an industry that is growing from strength to strength as time passes. There are many reasons for this steady growth. The baby boomer generation is reaching its zenith, which means a lot of middle aged and elderly people either already require or will soon require medical attention. Factor in the advancements of medicinal technology that have lengthened the average lifespan, all...

How Not to Avoid Conflict in the Workspace

How Not to Avoid Conflict in the Workspace

The workplace is a microcosm of society. There are certain parameters that you should follow and things that are frowned upon. For example, I found out the hard way that wearing a horse mask to casual Friday is completely unacceptable. There will be conflicts that arise and why avoid them? Here are a few ways how not to avoid conflict. Push back The world is regulated by strict hierarchy or...

Top 10 US Universities for Accounting and Finance - 2014

Top 10 US Universities for Accounting and Finance - 2014

A degree in finance and accounting is always going to be a good investment. Graduates are in constant demand, for a variety of positions including banker, financial advisors, investment planners, accountants, loan officers, among many others. Degrees in these fields are also fantastic training grounds for entrepreneurs.  The rankings come from the QS World University Rankings for 2014...

A Social Guide for the Socially Awkward

A Social Guide for the Socially Awkward

Your foot is in your mouth so often that anything you eat tastes like dirt and rubber. You're clumsy, uncoordinated and if there is any more than two people in a room you sweat bullets. As any mild mannered internet writer though I am here to help. Here’s a social guide for the socially awkward. Get out there Stop cradling yourself in the foetal position for a second and hear me out. Any...

How to go for the Right Career Opportunities at any Stage in Life

How to go for the Right Career Opportunities at any Stage in Life

Every stage in life is coupled with a unique set of challenges. Of course, as kids, our careers were not such a big deal after all because play was the main agenda back then. But as we grew up, we gradually acknowledged the fact that our careers would later on influence our lives in so many ways. Problem is, we want to be perfect in an imperfect world. We hate failure but the world is...

How to Become a Genealogist in the US

How to Become a Genealogist in the US

Genealogy is the study of the descent of an individual, family or communities. Genealogists, also known as genealogy studies professionals, conduct research to identify the lineage of a person. They not only tell us who our ancestors are, but also draw family trees showing our relationships with family members. If you have a good level of natural curiosity and an academic background in history...

How to Avoid Working on Black Friday

How to Avoid Working on Black Friday

For all non-Americans that aren’t familiar, Black Friday is the day after Thanksgiving when most shops have huge sales. The sales are so good that people are known to wait in line in the cold for hours and fight for items that are running out. The most extreme cases have resulted in people actually being killed or shot for merchandise. It is a chaotic day, yet here you are… an...

How to Overcome the Fear Factor of Job Market Competition

How to Overcome the Fear Factor of Job Market Competition

Football is my favourite game at the moment. To begin with, one can't really tell which team will win the cup title at the end of every season. Moreover, teams invest millions just to sign in the best players in the world. We can't forget to mention the thrill and intensity of this 90 minute game. Emotions run high, fouls are committed and incredible breath-taking goals are scored. On the other...

How to Answer “Give Us One Good Reason Not to Hire You”

How to Answer “Give Us One Good Reason Not to Hire You”

Many experienced interviewers choose to make job interview questions that influence candidates to reveal their biggest weaknesses. The “give us one good reason not to hire you” question might not be as common as “Tell us your biggest weakness” but it is a question that you should be prepared for nonetheless. This article provides some tips on how to deal with tough...

Black Friday: Hand To Hand Combat Survival Guide

Black Friday: Hand To Hand Combat Survival Guide

Its 3 a.m. and a cold wind whips your clothes about as you prepare yourself before the onslaught. There is a buzz amongst the people around you but you don’t have time to listen, you have a mission and you will damn well accomplish that mission. Black Friday is serious business; it’s buy or be bought, a mad dash to the latest games, cheapest clothes and comfiest slippers...

4 Online Tools That Can Help You Choose a Career Path

4 Online Tools That Can Help You Choose a Career Path

Choosing a career path can be a difficult and daunting task. It can be hard to feel confident about making a decision which might impact your entire life, especially when this choice is often made with limited information to go on. But don't panic - whether you're planning for after you graduate, or thinking of a dramatic career shift, there are tools and apps out there to help you make an...

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