Avoid Predatory Publishers


Business

Getting your research published often seems like the pinnacle of success after struggling through ruthless editing and endless revisions. It’s not unusual to feel extremely vulnerable once you’ve sent your document and hard work off to be judged by unseen strangers. It may feel that nothing matters quite as much as receiving a positive response. […]

January 29, 2020

Good Business Instincts: 4 Tips for Balancing Risk and Potential


Business

In many industries, some degree of financial hazard is part of daily business. This is especially true in this digital age. However, there is a difference between raw chance and calculated risk. With a calculated risk, you weigh potential scenarios—the wins and losses, pros and cons—and consider the implications of each. A calculated risk means […]

January 29, 2020

Building on your property: Are you within the law?


Legal

So, you want to build a shed on your property – before you get out the hammer and nails, don’t be quick to assume that you can start the build. Laws differ from each state and city; if you construct a building without the correct permissions and permits, you may find yourself having to deconstruct […]

January 20, 2020

What Steps Can You Take Towards IRS Debt Forgiveness?


Business

When someone is unable to pay the taxes that they owe to the IRS, that person is understandably stressed out. Unexpected expenses, job layoffs, and illnesses can cause financial hardships, which make it virtually impossible for people to pay their taxes on time. If you have a tax debt you cannot pay⁠, you may have […]

January 16, 2020

4 Ways To Improve Office Workflow


Business

No matter what kind of business you have or the way your office runs, you might be looking for some ways to improve your general office workflow. There are some things you can do to increase morale in the office and tools you can get to help manage office procedures. Here are four tools you […]

January 10, 2020

Take These Steps Immediately If You Believe You’ve Been Wrongfully Fired From Your Job


Business

There are many different ways an employer could violate applicable laws protecting workers from wrongful termination. From discrimination to retaliation, these legal measures exist to ensure employees have some recourse should they seek to recover compensation for lost income and inconvenience following such a life-altering incident. Though the situation will probably be uncomfortable for anyone […]

January 5, 2020

The Cyber Threats of Third-Party Features


Security

The Cyber Threats of Third-Party Features An organization’s web presence has become the primary point of contact between them and their customers. Instead of using the phone or visiting a brick and mortar location, customers visit a web page to ask questions, shop, and make purchases. This has enabled many organizations to scale dramatically, yet […]

January 1, 2020