Archives for July 2012

Life Insurance Benefits

Company Life Insurance One of the most essential parts of financial planning is buying the right types of insurance policies. Some companies provide employees with life insurance as a benefit. Usually it is Term Life insurance and it is based on a multiple of your annual salary. For example, it could be as much as five […]

Job Skills: Excel Spreadsheets

Editor’s Note: These days a critical job skill for Success in almost any position other than manual labor or minimum wage jobs is computer skills. Basic computer skills involves wordprocessing (like Microsoft Word®) or other Office Programs like MS Excel®, Powerpoint, etc.  In this article we are going to look at a skill that every job seeker should have […]

Planning for a Carefree Retirement

Retirement Planning  By Contrarian Investing   RETIREMENT… Golden Rules for a Golden Era – Just bring them into practice, Reap the harvest of your careful ways And Breeze through your retirement days!   The longer you have to plan for retirement the easier it will be to attain your retirement goals. If you wait until […]

7 Ways Your Business Can Reduce Energy Costs

Reduce Energy Costs Reducing your business energy costs can make a substantial difference in what your operations cost you each month. Whether you are a large or small business, combined with payroll; the cost of water, gas, electricity and other resources are a substantial portion of your expenses. If you are concerned about the rising cost […]

Why Businesses Should Retain Older Workers

Retaining Older Workers The UK is suffering one of the longest recessions on record and the U.S. has one of the highest unemployment rates in decades. Although unemployment has come down slightly in past few months, one of the main problems is long-term youth unemployment. The main reason behind the sustained level of youth unemployment is a […]

Job Profile: Russian / English Translator

Translators have a tough job to do. Mastering two or more languages is not an easy task. Moreover, it is even more difficult if the language is as tough as Russian. Russian language is considered to be a very significant part of high class literature. It is believed to have a tradition of its own. […]

How Much Should You Borrow to Pay for College?

Borrowing for College With stagnant wage levels and increasing costs of living, higher education has become a fact of life for anyone wanting to get ahead. Rising costs of that education are making it harder for parents and students to meet the costs. The past two years, for instance, have seen tuition inflation averaging eight percent, and […]

Payroll Systems for Small Businesses

Why do You need a Payroll System? One of the challenges that comes with starting a new business is figuring out all the systems that you need have in place to run things. If you have any employees, one of the necessary items that you’ll need is a good payroll system. If you have never chosen […]

4 Ways Outsourcing Payroll Could Benefit Your Business

Outsourcing Payroll If people are the heart of every business then it could be said that payroll is the blood. Everyone likes getting paid and in this economic climate, it is more important than ever that payroll is carried out on time and with the utmost accuracy. It’s natural for business owners to want to […]

Choosing a Professional Resume Writing Service

A Professional Resume Writing Service Hiring an executive resume writing service can often result in more positive application responses than if you write your resume yourself. However, choosing such a service can be a daunting task. Hundreds or more of such services are available online, and it can be difficult to select the right one. Deciding […]