World’s Wealthiest Billionaires Got Nearly $1 Trillion Richer In 2017: Bloomberg

Credits to Dominique Mosbergen The rich aren’t just getting richer — they’re getting much, much richer. Citing its Billionaires Index, Bloomberg reported Wednesday that the world’s 500 wealthiest people became almost $1 trillion richer ― that’s $1,000,000,000,000 ― in 2017, thanks largely to booming stock markets. For comparison, that’s over four times as much wealth as they gained last year.…

To My Coworkers: Without You, It’s Just Work

“In my experience, it’s the people I’m surrounded by that make the difference. So-called “experts” often link employee engagement and low turnover to great bosses, company culture and employee benefits (duh), but they completely overlook the power of great coworkers. In my experience, it’s the people I’m surrounded by that make the difference. Those rock stars going…

The Most Common Financial Mistakes To Avoid

Whether you’re living paycheck to paycheck or managing a healthy nest egg, there are certain classic money blunders you’ll want to avoid. Between hidden fees, budgeting mishaps and poor communication around finances, it’s almost too easy to throw money away. We’ve compiled nine helpful reads that outline the most common financial mistakes and tell you…

5 Leadership Goal-Setting Tips For Making 2018 A Success

1) Bottom-up and top-down. No one employee — including no leader — has all the answers. So you should not only identify your business goals, but ask the people reporting to you to do the same — and then ask them to repeat the exercise with theirreports, and so on, throughout the organization. This will be essential data for setting goals…

Social Commerce Takes Hold

Social media gets lots of press, but social commerce has been pretty much ignored. Why is that — and why does it matter in the world that connected people to products? Let’s start with a definition. Social commerce is simply the ability to buy things from a third-party company within a social media context —…

7 Secrets Self-Made Millionaires Teach Their Kids

Credits to Steve Siebold What do you teach your kids about money, prosperity and how to get rich? If you’re like most parents, the answer is probably: not much. If you ever needed a reason to start the conversation about money with your kids, here it is: the median savings balance among working households aged…

Cryptocurrency Trading Explained: What You Need To Know

Concepts such as ‘cryptocurrency’ and ‘blockchain’ have become major buzzwords in the financial world as of late and, even if you aren’t from an economics background, people ar e starting to realise that things like Bitcoin and Ethereum can be major moneymakers. Investing and trading in digital currencies is quickly turning into the newest way to jump on the…