Productivity may be the single most important metric in business. Not because you are measuring what’s being done. You should actually be measuring the value of what’s being done. Too many leaders look at activity – specific work being done – and think that’s enough. Not hardly. Activity is great, but unless that activity is adding value to the company, then it’s not productivity … even if it’s literally producing something. Continue reading Great Ways You Can Get More Done
Finances are one of the most common issues that married couples argue about. In many cases, these arguments stem from fundamental differences regarding how funds should be properly managed or from different levels of financial education. It can be stressful and even disturbing to realize that your spouse recently made a huge financial mistake that set your family back. You may initially be livid and ready to lash out at your spouse. However, you can approach your upcoming confrontation more strategically to improve the situation in various ways. Continue reading How to Confront Your Spouse About Risking Family Finances
It is your duty as parents to make sure your child is equipped with the necessary knowledge to grow into successful adults. Most of these skills are developed in school; however, financial education and its relevance is something many educational institutions leave out of the curriculum. Soon, your children graduate and shoulder more responsibilities outside of school, in the form of employment, proper financial management, and family planning: are they prepared to make life decisions that could impact their future? Continue reading Teaching Your Children to be Financially-Independent Young Adults
While the educational institutions of this country are capable of teaching our children academic subjects, educating them about the important aspect of wealth building usually lies with the parents. Continue reading How to Get Your Kids Excited About Investing
To position your children for success in the future, it’s important that you give them the right financial advice. Here are the key pieces of financial advice you should impart on your children, and how old they should be for each piece of advice.
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It can be challenging to get a start up off the ground, but it is possible to take a business that earns 0 dollars per year and grow it to the point of being a million dollar per year enterprise. Here are several tips that can lead to this kind of dramatic growth of your business: Continue reading How to Effectively Grow Your Business
Believe it or not, learning finances at a younger age makes a big difference. Research show that kids who learn about finances and do exercises while they’re young have better finance management when they’re older (Children and Morey: Teaching Children Money Habits for Life.) But how do we teach kids the concept of money and saving?
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Student loans may have been a necessary aspect of your college experience. However, now that you have completed college, you may be burdened by heavy student loan debt. Some people owe tens or hundreds of thousands of dollars in student loans, and it may take them several decades to fully pay back the money borrowed. Such a significant amount of debt can weigh on your lifestyle and can be challenging to pay down. If you are looking for a better strategy for dealing with this debt, consider these steps. Continue reading How to Finish Paying Off Student Loans
So you’re thinking about getting married? That’s great, because marriage actually comes with a lot more benefits than the love and companionship that it can provide. At tax season, being able to file jointly will likely help your tax situation in a big way! Continue reading Tax Tips for Couples
If you want a family friendly place to spend the day in New York City, head to Central Park. It has the distinction of being the most visited urban park in the entire country, and it’s also filled with a wealth of amenities and attractions. Here are five of the top family activities that you can enjoy in Central Park.
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