Business

How to Successfully Sell a Million-Dollar Artwork?

How to Successfully Sell a Million-Dollar Artwork?

In September of 2008, something unheard of happened in the art world. A British artist, Damien Hirst, took 223 pieces of his new work to Sotheby’s auction house and sold every single piece. “I’ll start the bidding here at £2,500,000.” It was a 2-day event, and the total sale wasRead More

Are the United States at Risk of a Farming Crisis?

Are the United States at Risk of a Farming Crisis?

In the United States food seems plentiful. Around the country, grocery stores are fully stocked, produce and other goods are relatively cheap, and most people have easy access to a wide variety of foods. But what’s visible on the surface doesn’t show the whole picture. More than 42 million AmericansRead More

Stock Portfolio vs. Index Funds

Stock Portfolio vs. Index Funds

You know that your own stock portfolio is as safe as an index fund. But, does it also give you all the upside of an index fund? In actuality, index funds don’t give you all the upside of the entire market, because index funds are not what you think theyRead More

Trump vs. Clinton – Jobs and Economical Growth Perspectives in the US

Trump vs. Clinton – Jobs and Economical Growth Perspectives in the US

While there is clearly a political chasm between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump in the race for the White House, both are promising a notable increase in growth for the American economy. How each arrives at the end point though is interesting. How each arrives at the end point thoughRead More

Spread Betting Strategies and Taxation in the UK

Spread Betting Strategies and Taxation in the UK

Spread betting is undoubtedly speculation based. More and more traders are willing to take risks (but with adequate measures). As far as the strategies are concerned, a trader ought to apply one depending on the prevailing market conditions and also the ability to take risks. One of the commonly usedRead More

Top Ten Effective Job Interview Tips

Top Ten Effective Job Interview Tips

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NdoKNuJ3SG0] Today, I’m going to show you how to get the job you want with ten sure-fire job interview tips. Tip number one. Remember, every question is a test. So when they say, “How are you?” reply, “Goal orientated, thank you.” Tip number two. Be confident but subtle. Tap flatteringRead More

Most Common Types of White-Collar Crime

Most Common Types of White-Collar Crime

Although seldom associated with violence, white-collar crime is far from victimless. People lose life savings and businesses go bankrupt on a daily basis because of the actions of crafty white-collar criminals. Since this type of crime has become more prevalent and broader in scope, becoming familiar with the various typesRead More

Supply Network Planning for Higher Profitability

Supply Network Planning for Higher Profitability

Supply network planning is an integral part of the sales and operations planning process and involves a gamut of functionalities including demand planning, distribution requirement planning, deployment, and demand-and-supply matching and optimization. A greater accuracy in the network plan leads to fewer line changeovers, minimum waste, higher asset utilization rates,Read More

Four Ways to Test Your Financial Fitness

Four Ways to Test Your Financial Fitness

Whether it’s a great education for your children, or a stress-free retirement a little further down the line, we all have life goals which need to be paid for. Think of these financial goals as hurdles. As with any hurdler, you must get a great run between jumps. The sprintRead More

Looking To the Future Job Market Filled with S.T.E.M.

Looking To the Future Job Market Filled with S.T.E.M.

After the last economic downturn where the world saw unemployment rates jump to the highest levels in decades it could be argued that perhaps, society may be disproportionately identifying the need for today’s youth to delve deeply into STEM (science, technology, engineering, and mathematics) subjects. Few could argue the factRead More