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Northumbria University – Exploring How to get a Career in Web Design

While even Web Designers themselves in their many numbers would probably each come up with a different definition of what Web Design is, to be technically correct, Web Design exists as a specialised field within the broader Graphic Design field, focussing on the design of engaging websites. You’ll require an understanding of the online working environment in order to create a site that’s suitable for the specific objectives of the business, i.e. does the client want to sell products from their website (E-commerce site) or does the client simply want the website to be an information portal for potential customers, investors, etc? Read on to get a good briefing on exactly what it takes to possibly pursue a career in Web Design. Continue reading »

Do You Have What It Takes to Be An Arbitrageur?

While the difference between someone who is running a business and an entrepreneur should be clear by now (we’ve touched on it a few times in previous posts), there are certain traits which distinguish the true entrepreneur from someone who’s just started and operated a string of businesses. The entrepreneur is in love with the process of either creating or discovering an opportunity to make money, therefore the industry or field in which this is done doesn’t really matter. Continue reading »

Realistic Ways To Give Your Career A Boost

If you’ve ever felt like you’re stuck in the grind of your daily job with no room or chance for upward mobility, you’re not alone. Many people feel like they’re trapped at a certain point in their career, and they’re just not sure of how they can boost their prospects and move forward instead of staying in neutral. Continue reading »

Why Entrepreneurs Love Hitting the Casino

Besides all the pensioners, if you were to visit your nearest casino at any time of the day (but particularly during regular office hours), you’d find more entrepreneurs than any other group of people trying their luck to perhaps win big. So it’s perhaps only fair to say that entrepreneurs love to do a bit more than their fair share of gambling, but why exactly do they love hitting the casino so much? Continue reading »

One OEM and the Rest are Just Resellers

There are some of those days in your life when as an entrepreneur, you have a bit of time to just sit and think about how far you have come and how far you still need to go. Often this is when you even get a bit of time to perhaps go through some notes you may have jotted down concerning some ideas you’ve had along the way, but some of those ideas may not even make sense anymore. This was definitely the case on one occasion when I came across a mind map I’d drawn up which had something to do with some sort of cunning way of getting free web hosting for one of my business sites, for life. Continue reading »

5 Insanely Inspirational Quotes For Entrepreneurs

Believe it or not, successful people have bad days, too. The difference is they don’t let their feelings dictate their actions. Remembering that emotions are temporary, they have a singular focus — to serve a larger vision.   Continue reading »

5 Morning Rituals to Keep You Productive All Day Long

Most of us work long hours: 40, 50 or even 60 hours each week. But chances are, given distractions like online entertainment, office snacking habits and ill-designed time management, we’re only churning out high-quality work a portion of each day. Continue reading »