Who would have thought that a Scottish American with barely a dollar to his name would soon be the richest man in the world? Andrew Carnegie migrated to the United States with his low-income parents in 1848. He then started to work as a telegrapher. 10 years later, he had investments in railroads, bridges, railroad sleeping cars, and oil derricks. Then, his wealth increased further as he worked as a bond salesman. He became the world’s richest man in 1901.
The aged old question of “Does Money Buy Happiness” has been puzzling the minds of many over the past decades. A current research by University of British Columbia and Michigan State University showed that while more money decreases sadness, it might not increase joy. The researchers named Elizabeth Dunn, Kostadin Kushlev, and Richard Lucas said: “having more money provides more options for dealing with adversity”. Hence, wealthier people may feel a greater sense of control on a difficult situation that
One of the most sought after degree is Business Administration or any related Business course. If you desire to succeed in business, you shall not only focus on your grades but also on your networking both before and after you graduate. Resources and connections play a huge part especially in the business world. Being able to keep in touch with your fellow graduates will help a lot. Looking into the Highest Paying Jobs for Business Majors, I found a research
Do you find yourself short of cash but too lazy to find a day job? Well, here are fast and fabulous ways to earn money without working too much… 1. SELL YOUR PHOTOS Just got home from an overseas vacation? You can still live up the holiday vibe by going through your camera and scanning through your gallery. Pick the ones that you could sell to photo agencies and libraries. Once you find them, go to Fotolia and sell them
Shopaholics, standby. In about 6 hours, the GOSF fever will hit Singapore. If you haven’t heard of ‘GOSF’, it stands for Great Online Shopping Festival and it was first introduced by Google India in 2012. The concept originated from the United States, similar to Cyber Monday where online retailers will get together to offer huge massive discounts to shoppers for a limited time period. Singapore has one of the highest smartphone penetration and active online shoppers in World and it is no wonder