13 Recent Bankruptcies That Shocked The Business World

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From big name brands to corporations you would never expect to see go bankrupt, sometimes filing for bankruptcy is a necessary step towards protecting one’s assets. Maybe it’s strong competition, debt you can’t repay, internal business trouble, or something else. Here are some recent bankruptcies we think are worth noting.View post

10 Best Types of Gourmet Italian Food Dishes

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Italy is famous for its delicious dishes such as pizza, pasta and risotto, but also for a variety of gourmet foods. Gourmet Italian food products like fresh truffles and sheep milk cheese are served in many fine restaurants around the world, and can be purchased in specialty food markets.View post

Where to Get Free Moving Boxes

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When planning a move, one of the ways to cut costs is figuring out ways to make the process as affordable as possible. One way to cut on your moving expenses is by collecting moving boxes as opposed to buying them. You don’t have to fork out cash on things you can get for free when you’re on a budget. Here is where to get free moving boxes: 1.      On Craigslist Credit: Pixabay A quick search on the free section of Craigslist will reveal a multitude of people with items they are willing to give out for free. There is always someone who ...

Top 6 Most Expensive Wines in the World

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Wine is far more than a simple beverage. Some refer to it as a type of art that can tell a story based on many factors. A wine from a vintage year can tell a story based on the history of that time, for instance. However, it can also be a pretty smart investment to buy the right wine provided that you know what you’re doing. Alongside those, wine collecting can be a passionate hobby, a memorable souvenir, or even a decorative piece for some. The point that is being made here is that wine can be an incredibly lucrative or ...

12 Types of Cheap Wedding Food That Still Taste Delicious

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Catering for a wedding is a major decision, which takes quite a chunk off the wedding budget. However, there are cheap wedding foods that can be considered as viable alternatives, which leave the guests thoroughly satiated. Here are twelve ideas of mouthwatering foods that you can choose for your wedding catering:View post

12 Best Paying Medical Jobs with the Highest Salary Potential

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Careers in health care continue to make up some of the top jobs in Canada. Considering how our population continues to age and will require more health assistance moving forward, health care professionals are going to be called upon to meet the high demand. The best paying medical jobs are largely focused on serving the senior population, although they don't cover all of the jobs. Some of the best paying family physicians may even have a higher income than lawyers.View post

7 Alternatives to Bankruptcy for Individuals

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Should you file bankruptcy? In times of financial hardships or if you have more debt than you’re able to handle right now, you may be leaning towards bankruptcy protection. Fortunately, bankruptcy isn’t your only option. In Canada, bankruptcy alternatives can be more advantageous and protect you from the consequences of that come with declaring bankruptcy.View post

10 Highest Paid Types of Lawyers and Legal Careers

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Have you read too many John Grisham episodes? Have you binge-watched all season of “Law and Order”? Have you solved every Agatha Christie mystery before hitting the halfway mark? If so, then you might be interested in a career in the legal profession. We can’t blame you. Pop culture has made it seem way too exciting, but the reality is quite different: It is so slow, tedious, and complex. But it remains a rewarding career choice, even if you’re not the attorney general. Interested?View post

8 Most Effective Data Collection Techniques and Methods

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For companies of all shapes and sizes, data captured in the field can provide invaluable information that helps them understand what is happening at different stages of their organization. In order to make smart business decisions, managers and other executives need data to help flesh out their understanding and ensure continuity throughout long-term strategies. That being said, data needs to be collected efficiently and effectively if it is going to have any real impact. Here are some of the best way to make that happen.View post

8 Different Types of Joint Venture in Business

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Running a business is extremely challenging to do on your own. Even successful, established companies take advantage of joint ventures to advance their goals. Instead of being limited by your resources, joint ventures give you the flexibility to take action on the projects that will move your business forward. Check out the following 8 different types of joint ventures in business:View post

9 Good Jobs for Senior Citizens and Retirees

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For better or for worse, retirement is simply just not what it used to be. People are living longer than ever before and fewer employers are offering the kind of benefits that used to make work-free retirement a viable option. Not to mention, a highly volatile stock market has made it difficult for many to rely on investments which they had once thought would support them.View post

7 Most Popular Types of Consulting Jobs

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The world of consulting is vast, varied and offers many different kinds of opportunities. Essentially, a consultant is someone who makes a living by providing expert advice to people working within a specific field. As you can imagine, that is clearly open to very broad interpretation and means that basically all you need to become a consultant is some form of expertise.View post

7 Important Business Analysis Skills to Develop

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Professional business analysts have never been in demand as much as they are today. In a global economy, where belt tightening, international competition, and managers losing their minds are the new norm, businesses analysts are needed to put all a company’s ducks in order. Through critical thinking and problem-solving, businesses analysts will apply their craft to a company’s needs. You are their lifeboat!View post