Thursday, 30 May 2013
If you persist, you will succeed. A great story how a lady first started as a receptionist and is now the CEO of the multi million dollar company. She clearly had barriers and she did take her chances. She showed determination and was willing to work. Read for yourself.
Wednesday, 29 May 2013
A great article for all students in seeing the bigger picture. It highlights the many inter relationships and external influences that culminate in the change in the supply and demand for beef. Beef prices increase
Tuesday, 28 May 2013
As mentioned in a previous post, student loans and debt are huge weights around your neck which could needlessly be avoided, or at least reduced if you spent more time knowing the value of money and being more frugal. You can only spend the same dollar once. It is easier to spend than it is to earn. It is easier to borrow than it is to pay back. For those going to college, learn to budget and make do with what you have. If you want more, go out and earn more. Don't put it on your plastic friend and make the minimum payments. You should be aware of what could potentially happen to you by keeping up to date with potential policies.
Monday, 27 May 2013
Many of you will either be going to college or graduating and moving onto University or out of the world of Education. Unfortunately it is unavoidable, but money does make the world go round and you will have to be honest with yourself, be aware of your finances and in some cases be frugal. Money is easy to come by in terms of it being lent to you, but what you see as easy money now becomes a weight around your neck in the future as it has to be paid back with interest. When you leave college, you will not only have to pay back your student debt, but run a household etc. By making sure your student debt is manageable, it is one less thing to worry about in the future. Student debt
Toyota has now become the worlds most valuable car brand, beating BMW to pole. The jump to number one is due to the interest in the hybrid versions in their product range. Will this be sustained? The early adopter follows the trends of the world in trying to become more green. It will be interesting to see the rest of the manufacturers follow suit. Valuable brand.
Wednesday, 1 May 2013
Branding, reputation and the logo go hand in hand. When we see a Logo that is relevant to us, we tend to have an immediate association with it. The Logo will convey a message to us about the product or company. Companies spend huge amounts of time and money pushing their message across to the consumer. This link will show you how much each business has either paid for a logo design or complete overhaul of the logo, its message and perception. Logo