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Listing Your Web-Based or Remote Business as an Asset

Listing Your Web-Based or Remote Business as an Asset

There are many reasons why you might want to list your web-based business as an asset, not least of which is perhaps if you wish to appease your bank and get them to loan you some money you need, whatever it is you want the loan for. A bank would be quick to accept a traditional brick-and-mortar business or even just part of it as collateral to grant you a loan, but because it proves to be a bit challenging to place any sort of tangible value on a web-based business (even a profitable one), banks operating on criteria set a few decades ago generally don’t want to recognise web-based businesses as assets, unless it’s as big as a Google, Amazon, Facebook, etc.

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Financial Service Requirements – How to Avoid Falling Through the Cracks

Financial Service Requirements – How to Avoid Falling Through the Cracks

The discussion of the different types of debt can never really get tired because it’s quite clear that not enough people really understand the difference, or at least not enough people demonstrate an understanding of these differences based on their actions and their approach to handling debt. I’m talking about good debt versus bad debt, good debt being debt which you take on in a manner which you can manage and with a plan to ultimately better your current financial situation, while bad debt only tends to worsen your financial situation over time.

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How IT Professionals Can Work Less and Earn More

How IT Professionals Can Work Less and Earn More

Even if you’re a specialist in a particular field of Information Technology or Computer Science, getting qualified for any such profession at some point entails learning the basics. This is why qualified IT professionals don’t really struggle to find jobs just about anywhere in the world, but those very basics which you have as a qualified IT professional are worth much more than you may realise.

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Safe, Healthy Employees are Happy, Productive Employees

Safe, Healthy Employees are Happy, Productive Employees

The relationship between a manager, business owner or some kind of authoritative figure and their employees is often a very delicate one, with so many boundaries that can just never be fully and properly defined. You can never really be fully clued-up on how your employees really feel about you and what they say about you behind your back. As an authoritative figure however, your subordinates’ or employees’ personal opinions of you shouldn’t really be something keeping you up at night. At the end of the day, your job is to preside over them and ensure to collectively deliver productivity which ultimately translates to profitability.

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3 tips for a Financially Secure Retirement

3 tips for a Financially Secure Retirement

Life expectancies have risen considerably over recent decades and this has had a profound impact on how we plan our future finances. Whatever your job, you’ll need to make sure that as well as covering your living expenses now, it allows you to build up enough money to help give you financial security in retirement. Here, we offer three tips that should make it easier for you to prepare your post-work finances.

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Productivity Hack to Help Remote Workers Get More Done in Less Time

Productivity Hack to Help Remote Workers Get More Done in Less Time

In this age of 24/7 connectivity driving the growing trend of people enjoying the ability to work remotely, the option of using nothing but your laptop as an office and then subsequently being able to work remotely comes with its own set of challenges – challenges which are a big part of the regular working world, but challenges which are aggravated by the freedom of not having an explicitly defined working schedule.

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