When starting the entrepreneurial journey, it is common to make mistakes, and some worse than others. Most entrepreneurs begin with limited knowledge of starting a business, let alone running and growing the business. They often get advice from friends, family, other entrepreneurs, and of course, the Internet, where most—if not all—the information is not...READ MORE
How to pivot in life and stay financially sound
So you made a mistake in the major you chose or what you want to do for the rest of your life *queue existential crises*. What to do? These are tough questions for trying times, but guidance and self-empathy are vital for surviving. If you’re unhappy with your decision for your undergrad major, master’s...READ MORE
5 ways entrepreneurial mindset can assist you to build your career
The world of careers is changing. When I realized early in my career that significant changes were taking place in the world of work, I decided that I was not going to be passive. I decided to look for opportunities to take charge of my career and direct it towards my vision and values....READ MORE
From your very first salary, pay yourself first
The very first time you receive a paycheck, pay yourself! What do I mean by that? Well, you need to get into the habit of seeing your monthly paycheck not as a definite, but as a means to help you establish a life you want, to continually sustain you no matter what happens in...READ MORE
Five ways entrepreneurship drives education on campus
Global business changes at such a stunning pace that entry-level professionals barely have time to acclimate to a new company, a new competitive environment, or new operational requirements. The challenges faced by young workers include lack of experience, a complex corporate world, and business education that is too theoretical and out of sync with...READ MORE
You are in debt? You can still switch careers – Here’s how!
There can be times when you think of switching and changing your career. However, it is imperative to note that change often comes with a cost. If you are already in debt, you need to consider a few things before making the giant leap. Nevertheless, we will tell you the step-by-step process for switching...READ MORE
How to build your personal brand on LinkedIn
How does it feel to know that, next time you submit a job application, your potential employer will browse your social media accounts? Are you confident they present a professional, respectful person that would represent their company with pride? Or are you tempted to stop reading this post immediately so you can confirm your...READ MORE
Is bankruptcy my only option if I am experiencing financial difficulties?
Whether you are experiencing financial difficulties because your small business failed, you lost your job, or you maxed out your credit cards, you have hope for a better financial future. In Canada, all insolvency proceedings are legal proceedings, are legislated by the Bankruptcy and Insolvency Act (BIA), and must be administered by a Licensed...READ MORE