Is College Really Worth the Money?

What do Bill Gates, Richard Branson, Steve Jobs, and Mark Zuckerberg all have in common? They are all millionaires that never graduated college. Sometimes the allure of making it without attending college can be strong. In the past, a college education was something that only the rich could afford, and not everyone needed. You could … Continue reading “Is College Really Worth the Money?”

5 Tips on Getting Motivated and Productive When You Work for Yourself

Over the past few years, you’ve probably heard that we’re living in a “gig economy.” The Bureau of Labor Statistics reports that over a third of the American workforce is comprised of freelancers. That’s over 50 million Americans, and the number is increasing each year. Self-employment is certainly nothing new. Home run and self-start businesses … Continue reading “5 Tips on Getting Motivated and Productive When You Work for Yourself”

5 Negotiation Tips when Looking for Your First Job

The process of landing the first job is the rite of passage for many young people living in the modern world. As such, it generates a large amount of emotions, worries and expectations, since it will affect both your present life and your future career. This is why it’s important to find a job that … Continue reading “5 Negotiation Tips when Looking for Your First Job”

6 Reasons to Start Your Career as A Front-End Web Developer

Choosing a career is a major decision that needs to be pondered over as this major decision in life will help you reach your goals in life. In this tech-savvy world, one of the most profitable career to take is being a front-end web developer. There are many things that you need to learn if … Continue reading “6 Reasons to Start Your Career as A Front-End Web Developer”

7 Ideas for New Freelancers To Get Their First Clients

Starting your new career path as a freelancer can be at the same time quite exhilarating and scary. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), just in the US, by 2020, 50% of the workforce is expected to engage in some sort of freelance activity. This means that as a newbie freelancer, you will … Continue reading “7 Ideas for New Freelancers To Get Their First Clients”

Why Assertiveness Is Key to Your Freelancing Success

An article by Sara Horowitz entitled “Freelancers in the U.S. workforce” quoted that: “The freelance surge is the Industrial Revolution of our time.”. And stats are encouraging this statement. In 2016, the freelance economy grew to a total of 55 million freelancers in the U.S., making up 35% of the total U.S. workforce, and generating an estimated $1 trillion … Continue reading “Why Assertiveness Is Key to Your Freelancing Success”

The 8 Most In-Demand IT Jobs In 2017

Though the economy of many countries remain stagnant, the field of information technology and computer science continues to grow at an impressive rate. This growth is mainly due to the increasing use of technology in commercial and domestic settings. ​According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the employment rate for IT experts is expected to … Continue reading “The 8 Most In-Demand IT Jobs In 2017”

6 Reasons Why A Career in IT is Worth It in 2017

Information Technology, more commonly known as I.T, is a very popular field of study and work nowadays. The speed with which technology is moving forward surely requires more talent to join in and contribute in its development. There are also so many success stories of people who chose this field to study or work and … Continue reading “6 Reasons Why A Career in IT is Worth It in 2017”