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Many of us look at serial entrepreneurs like Elon Musk, Jeff Bezos, Richard Branson and the ilk and aspire to be like them one day. Some may call it wishful thinking while others call it day dreaming. Yet, I would say go ahead, dream. Because that’s how great achievements are accomplished. They all begin with a vision, with a dream. The entrepreneurial journey is a mixed bag. You need to be extremely well planned for activities such as picking up trade names, working with company formation agents, setting up your manufacturing/ service...

The dream of being able to work for yourself is almost too much. The freedom you’ll have to work from home in your pyjamas, not having to worry about going into an office full of people you’re not too keen on is just the best thought in the world. But actually making the jump from employed to self employed is a really scary prospect. When you don’t have someone setting you targets or telling you what to do, and complete control over your own work, it can soon become a bit intimidating. You might find you’ll miss that office you...

Should you quite your job? 5 signs you should leave Breathe. Now, read the headline again without that look of pure horror. Yes, we are fully aware of the recruitment-shrivelled, destitute prune of an economy we currently reside beneath, but no, we didn’t just suggest something life shattering. Well – Should you leave your job? Find yourself scouring job sites like a child in a toy shop? Not looking for a new job of course, just out of interest… (Stop kidding yourself) Do you feel like throwing a stapler at your boss’s...

Graduation can be a difficult time for most students. The elation of completing the degree wears off pretty quickly, and in the absence of a new goal, people can often feel deflated. It’s not always apparent what you should do to get ahead as a graduate. The sure fact is that there are many people like you in your position, all desiring the best and most attractive position and salaries to boot. In order to gain a position of influence or simply take advantage of the best opportunity afforded to you, it pays to learn how to stand out...

There’s an age-old problem in the job market where people apply for jobs and get turned down for lack of experience. It’s often wondered how you can gain experience if no one is hiring you because you don’t have experience. The truth is, you just might be applying for jobs that are a little bit out of your reach. Most jobs that aren’t ‘entry level’ will demand some experience as they’re usually quite skilled jobs. But, there are loads of options out there for people that have never worked before in their life. In fact, to...

It can be daunting trying to figure out what you want to spend the rest of your life doing.  Your job is what you spend the majority of your waking hours doing, so it makes sense you want it to be a good fit. You also want it to be sustainable and secure. You know what kind of person you need to be to succeed, but with so many options available you might not know what career would be the best fit for you. Below are some secure fields you could consider working in, that also offer competitive earning potential. Safety This may sound like...

Considering retirement, but not really ready to retire? Here are some alternative employment opportunities to consider. There is a wide range of employment possibilities for those who might be thinking about leaving their full-time gig for a post-retirement opportunity. It’s just a matter of matching their skill sets, quality of education and writing a thesis, experience and an area of interest. So for anyone looking for an “I’m-not-quite-ready-for-retirement” opportunity, here are ten areas to investigate. Teaching Aide Generally...

Changing job can be nerve wracking. No matter whether you are sticking with the same industry or job title, or moving into something completely new, the nerves remain the same and often this can be the difference between getting the job or losing it at the first hurdle. One of the biggest things you can do at first is to get confident for the interview, so that you know that you can smash it. Which is why I wanted to share with you four ways you can totally rock the interview to help you get the job you have wanted. Research in advance One...

Writing for academia is a whole new ball game and has its own rules and boundaries that need to be adhered to. Thisis one of the main reasons why there are a very small number of people who make a decent living out of writing thesis. So before you start, it is important that you familiarise yourself with the dos and don’ts of thesis writing while if you still have a doubt, you can also consider opting for thesis writing service. Here are a few tips Plagiarism Long before the advent of the internet, professors were pretty good at catching...

There has constantly been a battle (of sorts) between what a write up that you present at the end of your degree is called. Some universities use the term rather freely, but there are some where one cannot be referred by the other. And there are those instances where your snooty PhD friend who gets offended when you called his dissertation a thesis (or vice versa), there are very few times that someone will actually sit you down and explain the difference between the two (except probably a dissertation service), but don’t you worry,...