The Cheapest Way to Upgrade Your Home Office

At first, it seemed like he was attending the Zoom meeting from an exotic tropic location. The window to his office was wide open, the palm trees behind him swaying to the breeze and his curtains brushing against him where he sat at his desk. Technology has become so advanced that you don’t need fancyContinue reading “The Cheapest Way to Upgrade Your Home Office”

How Modern Clocks Replaced Two Jobs

Jobs and Tech Which type of person are you? Do you jump out of bed, eager to start the day, when your alarm goes off? Or do you do what it takes to shut off your alarm, curses and hand slamming included?  No matter which type you are, you likely had that alarm set becauseContinue reading “How Modern Clocks Replaced Two Jobs”

Best Reasons for Handwritten Messages

Would you feel more comfortable crafting a handwritten letter or sending a quick text? Most likely you answered “text” because it’s fast and autocorrect finishes some of your words! Meanwhile, where is that stationery when you need it? Sadly, our writing skills (by hand or keyboard) have declined each generation! A perfect example of thisContinue reading “Best Reasons for Handwritten Messages”

Skills Insight of the Day #1 – Writing

“…the Snapchat generation may produce more writing than any group of teenagers before it, writing copious text messages and social media posts, but when it comes to the formal writing expected at school and work, they struggle with the mechanics of simple sentences.” – Dana Goldstein, The New York Times For more on writing andContinue reading “Skills Insight of the Day #1 – Writing”

Entrepreneurs & Business: Can They Survive Without a Smartphone?

Let’s say you’re a typical entrepreneur. And like 80% of entrepreneurs, you use your smartphone to run your business. Now let’s say, for a challenge, you lose your access to your favoured piece of technology. Would you still be able to do business like normal if you didn’t have it? Would you be able toContinue reading “Entrepreneurs & Business: Can They Survive Without a Smartphone?”