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I was always  pretty good with numbers throughout my education and in all honesty I loved nothing more than number crunching, it was for that reason that when the time came to choose a career, I decide on a career in finance. I have always felt the two requirements for choosing a career should be a combination of something you love and something you are good at. Unfortunately for many of my friends, they cashed the money or picked up a career based on something that they were good at but not something that they loved. Fast forward ten years…

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Public speaking is something that drives the fear of god into many people and the very idea of standing up in front of a crowd of people and delivering oration is something that most people wouldn’t want to do if their lives depended on it. The truth is that speaking in front of a crowd is not that difficult, nor that scary and in order to do so you just need to plan right and follow a few handy tips. There are always times where a public speech may be necessary, perhaps you need to give a speech as part…

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I was chatting with a few friends in a local restaurant a few years ago and we all realized that we were sat on savings which no longer had much of a purpose. We were all above the age of 50, had paid off our homes, put our kids through college and had enough income to vacation twice a year. Any big spends that would be required such as house renovations could be more than covered by our savings and in all honesty I felt a little sad that I had saved all my life and that my savings weren’t…

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If you have lofty ambitions of one day becoming the chief executive officer of a company or institution then you have a great deal of work ahead of you and now is the time to get started in terms of your preparations. CEOs make up some of the World’s richest men and women, they regularly feature on the Forbes list of highest earners and the job role requires tough decisions to be taken daily which will impact many people. As chief of the board you will be working in a high pressure job and you will need to have outstanding…

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Remember watching sports while you were in college? It was a tremendously exciting time, with a lot of dramatic ups and downs. Since that time, you have become disconnected from it, as you launched a new life separate from your time at school. After a recent reunion at St. Andrews University, though, your interest in campus sports has been revived. This isn’t unusual at all, as alumni like Peter Benedict St. Andrews have remained interested in how the sports team in his alma mater since he graduated years ago. If you have recently have a rejuvenated interest in how St.…

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If you are looking for a litigation lawyer like Jonathan Bunge, you are either considering bringing a law suit against someone who has wronged you in some way, or you are responding to a suit that someone else has brought against you.  Either way, the process on which you are about to embark can be stressful and costly.  For this reason, it is vital that you find the right lawyer to handle your case.  Here are somethings that you should be sure to ask a potential litigation lawyer. What do you think about my chances of success? Typically, lawyers will…

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Tech integration is becoming more and more common. Having an iphone, ipad, apple watch, and a MacBook that are all synched is a not an uncommon thing. The potential to link the POS system of your business to your network of devices only makes sense from a convenience and management standpoint. With mobile devices being in the hands of almost everyone in the U.S., it makes sense to integrate business tech into the suite of devices running on iOS or Android. A mobile credit card reader is another thing that could potentially help you process payments away from your business.…

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Becoming a new parent is a challenging time in anybody’s life but it is also exciting, and for all the struggles that parents face in the first number of weeks with a newborn, there is peace of mind knowing that with the right advice you will adapt and you and baby will thrive. The first bit of advice new parents should take on board is to be realistic. With a new baby, your life is going to be utterly transformed, and that cliché about things never being the same again is suddenly not a cliché anymore. Being realistic also means…

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With the latest and greatest technological explosion still well underway, the gizmos and gadgets available are mind-blowingly endless. However, with such a great selection of cool, new tech gear to choose from, consumers can often find themselves overwhelmed. The average consumer will see hundreds of advertisements for different technologically-related gear a month. From the best noise-cancelling headphones to the gamer’s perfectly stylized mouse, the options for any one consumer are vast. So how can you get ahead of the game and make sure you’re getting the tech you want at a reasonable price? Well, look no further. Below is a…

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A handyman, labourer or contractor is someone who can complete a variety of different home improvement repairs. Some handymen have formal training while others are self-trained in various aspects of home repair and construction. Many handymen specialise in a particular area, such as carpentry, painting or home maintenance. Others may have additional skills or licenses that allow them to make plumbing, electrical or HVAC repairs. Since no national standard or permit regulates handymen, it can be difficult to know what to look for to find one that is reliable, affordable and performs high-quality work. Learning how to vfind a good…