Category Archives: Business

3 ace penny pinching tips in business

Save a penny here, save a penny there – in these austere times, we’re all tightening our belts. While the economy might be edging towards a recovery, being prudent with your pounds and pennies is still vital.

Have a Nanny? The “Nanny Tax” Could Land You in Serious Trouble

Did you hire a nanny or au pair in the last year? Did you set him or her up with the proper tax documents? The IRS will question: are you paying your household employees correctly?

How Rich Do You Need to Be to Buy an NBA Team?

It is clear that we all have different hopes and dreams in life. One way in which this can be seen is the way in which we would all spend our fortune in such different ways after we had amassed it.

While some people would splash most of their new found wealth on sports cars and foreign mansions, there are others who would like nothing better than to buy a sports team. This looks like an expensive hobby, so how fabulously wealthy would you have to be to buy an NBA team and run it?

Are You Management Material? 5 Things No One Tells You About Being in Charge

You’ve always heard that the corner office is the ultimate goal. So you spend your working life “climbing the ladder” and moving up to positions that offer greater responsibility. On the one hand, career achievement is a good thing, as management and leadership positions pay more, and provide a sense of accomplishment. On the other hand, not everyone is “management material.”

The #1 Skill You Should Be Putting on Your Resume

It seems that everyone has advice on how to develop a strong resume these days. Yet for all of the focus on formatting and buzzwords to use (and avoid), there is still very little focus on which skills you should include on your resume.