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  • How to Make a Million Dollars

    How to Make a Million Dollars

      A million dollars is synonymous with a successful man. The earlier in life you can attain the infamous seven figures the better, and many people do all sorts of odds and ends to get there. The truth however is that getting to the million dollar milestone is less involved and less shrouded in doubt than most people think. Other articles will tell you one thing most likely – that getting to the million dollar mark will require hard work, dedication, and a lot of time saving up money. While this is definitely true for most people, things like the […]

  • An Interview with Idan Koren from Deja Mi

    An Interview with Idan Koren from Deja Mi

    “You should have an idea that encourages users to get their friends involved“ In the world of entrepreneurship it’s always important to learn from those who have “been there, done that.” No one is born knowing what to do to create a successful company, so it’s always a good idea to hear from those who have successfully created a product from the ground up. We had the opportunity to interview Idan Koren, President and Co-Founder of up-and-coming photo sharing app Deja Mi to get his take on how to be successful in the world of technology entrepreneurship. To give you […]

  • An Evening with Jason Nazar from Docstoc

    An Evening with Jason Nazar from Docstoc

    A startup is a lot of work, and the first person to admit that is Docstoc’s CEO and co-founder, Jason Nazar. Through his dedication and¬†perseverance,¬†he created a multi-million dollar company from the ground up and lives to tell about it. Too often we meet and hear of people who either have the means themselves or know people who do to make their dreams a reality. Jason’s experience in contrast is exactly the kind of thing we like to hear – someone who came from humble beginnings who made it big through hard work. During his event he calls “Startups Uncensored,” […]

  • How to Ask Your Boss for a Promotion

    How to Ask Your Boss for a Promotion

    In today’s economy it may seem odd to even discuss the possibility of asking your boss for a promotion; especially since there are so many people with similar qualifications looking to work for less. The truth however is that while the job market is becoming more and more saturated, employers are finding it harder to find quality employees amid a desperate workforce. The result is a high level of turn over. As hungry, well-qualified people enter lower-paying jobs than what they would otherwise seek, they tend to jump ship or get fired for lack of interest after a short period […]

  • 5 Reasons to Not Get a Job

    5 Reasons to Not Get a Job

    In today’s world we are conditioned from a very young age to value hard work and strive to get the highest-paying job possible. Many people who live this out pursue advanced degrees in fields such as medicine or law or simply enter the corporate world and move up the ladder and into the executive suite eventually. The problem with these methods is simple – jobs are a terrible way to make money and a terrible way to live. Below are five real reasons why getting a job is the worst idea. Jobs are short-lived Gone are the days when people […]

  • 5 Tips on Interviewing

    5 Tips on Interviewing

    Interviews are always the scariest part of any job-seeking experience and can obviously be the difference between a paycheck and the unemployment line. With more and more interviews being conducted by phone or Skype, this process can be even more daunting. However, with a little preparation and the right mix of character you can turn these difficult situations into positive outcomes. Below are a few tips to help you interview effectively. 1. Prepare appropriately Do your homework before the interview. This will not only help you be more prepared to answer questions about the company, but will also give you […]