Fires, hurricanes, and other natural disasters are by definition devastating. And after the trauma of a natural disaster, there are usually financial challenges to cope with. Liz Weston, who has lived through her share of natural disasters and is a personal finance expert, sat down with us to help you prepare and talk about what you should do if disaster strikes.
Saturday, May 29, 2021
Sunday, May 23, 2021
With more Americans choosing not to retire, we now have 5 generations in the workforce. The difference in values, beliefs, skills, and interests naturally exists between age groups, but bridging this generational gap in the workplace does not have to be difficult.
No matter what generation you fall under, we are all trying to optimize our success. Learn how to communicate with confidence with my Speak like a Leader handbook. Click the link above to get started.
Wednesday, May 19, 2021
If you use Salesforce to manage your sales and customers, you can easily sync your opportunities with QuickBooks Online Advanced so your sales cycle flows seamlessly.
We’ll go over how to connect Salesforce to QuickBooks and then get closed opportunities into QuickBooks as draft sales forms.
Tuesday, May 11, 2021
Actor/Producer and founder of The Honest Company Jessica Alba encourages businesses to include giving back in their business models.
Jessica Alba doesn’t just talk about wanting to help others, she included giving to those in need within The Honest Company’s business model. And she encourages other business owners to do the same. “You can take a percentage of sales and embed that in your business model,” she explains. “And you can say, ‘We are going to stand for this.’” Jessica says she got some pushback from her initial investors and was asked to take this charitable component off the table. “Instead of meeting them with anger or frustration, I met them with, ‘Let’s just try it,” she explains. “And if it doesn’t work, we can always pivot.” It was a way to buy time and test out her plan, which in the end worked and became a signature pillar of what The Honest Company is all about.
Thursday, May 6, 2021
It's a good idea to work toward a better credit score, but should you strive for perfect? Even if you're feeling pretty good about your score, you may be wondering what a perfect credit score can unlock for you.
In this video, Liz Weston, NerdWallet's personal finance expert and author of "Your Credit Score," discusses what a perfect credit score does (and doesn't) get you, what it takes to achieve a perfect credit score and general tips for maintaining a high score.