Email Etiquette 101

In 2011, The Radicati Group predicted that there would be more than four billion email accounts worldwide by the end of 2015. Back then, it estimated that “the typical corporate user” sent and received about 105 emails a day.  Fast forward to today, and the research firm says that number has jumped to 121 messages…

Should You Open a Target RED Card?

If you shop at Target frequently, you’ve likely been offered the option to save 5% on your purchase that day—and every other time you shop at Target—if you apply for and open a Target RED Card. Typically, there’s one answer to stick to when you’re offered a store-branded credit card: “No thanks.” Why? Because store-branded…

benefits of business breaks

Benefits of Business Breaks

Steve Jobs once said deciding what not to do is as important as deciding what to do. It makes sense on the surface. But it’s tough to put the benefits of that philosophy into action, especially for entrepreneurs.  Taking down time when you’re self-employed inherently means your income and opportunities come down a notch or…