Skills Insight of the Day #10 Job Opportunity Beware

During the pandemic, many people are looking for “work from home opportunities” and starting a “side business” as ways to make an income. Unfortunately, many MLM (multi-level marketing) and networking marketing companies right now are using these same terms to entice new recruits to join them. Their selling point is appealing at a time whenContinue reading “Skills Insight of the Day #10 Job Opportunity Beware”

How to Invest In Pre-IPO Stock

Guest Blog by Sandy Gum, Insurance and Private Equity Advisor for Moneyshield You may have been hearing about the terms IPO and pre-IPO and you`re wondering if you should invest in it. You might also be wondering if you can participate and if you should be aware of any risks. Let’s take a closer lookContinue reading “How to Invest In Pre-IPO Stock”

Should You Go to College If You Can’t Get a Job

Ever since your earliest days at school, you’ve been told to attend college after high school graduation. You were told it will land you a great job, but the path to a college degree is expensive. Exact figures vary, but it can be over $5000 a year, and the cost is only going to rise!Continue reading “Should You Go to College If You Can’t Get a Job”

Is Buying Real Estate a Good Idea?

You’ve probably heard this question asked multiple times, but this is probably the first time you’ve heard this answer. Is buying real estate a good idea or should you rent? Here’s an answer from the perspective of what jobs skills and education you have. Why You Should Rent for Now and Buy Real Estate LaterContinue reading “Is Buying Real Estate a Good Idea?”

How to Develop an In-Demand Skill Set

How pandemic-proof is your skill set? If a global event disrupts the economy, would you have a job tomorrow? Many people lost jobs last year, but those workers with high-demand skills were able to do one of three things. These workers kept their jobs, they were snapped up by a new company if they wereContinue reading “How to Develop an In-Demand Skill Set”