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Discover A Weird Loophole That Generates A Residual Lifetime Income

This opportunity was a godsend, really. I was introduced to VO-Genesis by my friend Vanessa, who had gotten retrenched together with me recently. It was a horrible period for me. …Continue Reading » Related posts: Action Plan For A Success...

UK workers reach new highs

The number of UK workers has increased to new record highs according to official figures. According to the Office of National Statistics (ONS) there were 31.03 million people in work- which is 354,000 more people than for a year earlier. There were 2...
by Home Based Jobs on Sep 13, 2015

Red tape costs UK employers £41 billion

UK compliance red tape is costing the economy an estimated £41 billion. The survey by the Forum of Private Business (FPB) has found that the average SME spends more time on compliance now than in 2013. While the amount of money being spent on extern...
by Home Based Jobs on Aug 13, 2015

Employers hit in Budget with higher costs

The Chancellor has used his first Conservative Budget to force employers to pay more for their staff. In his Budget 2015- Mr Osborne announced the National Living Wage for employees- which will start at £7.20 and rise to £9 an hour by 2020, replaci...
by Home Based Jobs on Jul 15, 2015

Importance of improving womens’ role in the workplace

The Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) estimates if workforce participation between men and women were more equal, worldwide gross domestic product (GDP) would leap by 12% by 2030. When German Chancellor Angela Merkel set o...
by Home Based Jobs on Jun 14, 2015

Are you ready for a home office

In today’s technological advances, working from home has never been easier. The question is are you ready for a home-based business office? Do you have the skills to develop a website, drive traffic, and then convert that traffic into paying...
by My Fashion E-Mall Blog on Jun 1, 2015

1.8 million people have zero hours contracts in UK

The number of people with zero hour contracts in the UK has grown to 1.8 million- official statistics show. The total- calculated during the first two weeks of August, was higher than the 1.4 million contracts revealed when figures were first collect...
by Home Based Jobs on Feb 27, 2015

Will 2015 Be Your Year To Be The Boss?

by The Franchise King Blog on Jan 7, 2015

Three Steps to Achieving Discipline as a Freelancer

When people find out I am a freelancer, or when they ask me how my freelance work is going, 95% of the time they will shake their heads and say, I couldn't do what you do. I just don't have the discipline to work from home and be my own boss. As I ha...

Three Steps to Acheiving Discipline as a Freelancer

When people find out I am a freelancer, or when they ask me how my freelance work is going, 95% of the time they will shake their heads and say, I couldn't do what you do. I just don't have the discipline to work from home and be my own boss. As I ha...

4.5 million self employed jobs in UK

There are now 4.5 million self employed people in the UK according to the official employment statistics. The number of self employed people dropped by 76,000 in the latest three month period to 4.5 million, but the total is 279,000 higher than a yea...
by Home Based Jobs on Oct 18, 2014

My dreams and aspirations...

If you've ever met me, you'll know I'm a pretty career-orientated person. I've got qualifications and experience in all manner of marketing, PR, journalism and a few other random areas, and I've spent a lot of time learning and studying to improve my...
by DollfaceBlogs on Sep 11, 2014

Don’t Hire Your Friends (But If You Do, Read This for Tips on Making It Work)

It seems like such a good idea when you first have it: you spend just about every waking hour at work, why shouldn’t your friends be there? Sure, you’ve read horror story after horror story of startup founders being pushed out of their own ventur...
by The Life Uncommon on Apr 1, 2014

Want to be your own boss?

Want to be your own boss?      MANILA, Philippines - If you are one of the millions of working professionals in the country, at one point in your career, you have probably entertained thoughts of leaving the corporate world to strike it out on y...
by Jen's Online Services on Nov 25, 2013

Older people in work on the rise

 The Office for National Statistics (ONS) said changes to working patterns meant more older people were still working. The proportion of older people who are economically active has almost doubled in 10 years, figures have shown. The Office for Nati...
by Home Based Jobs on Sep 6, 2013

Agency workers not being paid equally

The UK is failing to implement European rules designed to give equal pay to agency workers according to the TUC. Agency workers who have been with a company for more than 12 weeks should be entitled to the same pay as permanent staff. The TUC is comp...
by Home Based Jobs on Aug 29, 2013

Tattoos harm your job employability

Research presented to the British Sociological Association found that no matter how intelligent and articulate a job applicant is, if they have a visible tattoo, most would-be employers will secretly rule them out as looking “dirty” and “unsavo...
by Home Based Jobs on Aug 22, 2013

Considering Buying A Small Business? 8 Tips To Help You Succeed

With baby-boomers retiring, there is a growing need for business transition planning, with senior business owners willing to sell their small enterprise to the next generation of entrepreneurs. Acquiring an existing business represents several advant...
by Bobby Finance on Feb 24, 2013

My First Business Flop: Learn From My Mistakes In 10 Steps

Before this blog I held a tiny company called Pink-Gore. I work in corporate finance but art has always been one of my favourite interests. Pink-Gore was an art and design online magazine, a web TV and an event planning agency to promote local artist...
by Bobby Finance on Feb 15, 2013

4 Easy Ways To Make Money On Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day can be a bit overwhelming for some of us, whether we are single or not. However there are definitely ways to take advantage of this billion-dollar business. Here are some simple money-making ideas that do not require any initial inv...
by Bobby Finance on Feb 13, 2013


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