For approximately 350,000 men and women in the United States, being an owner-operator of their own semi is a path to freedom and financial independence. Many don’t realize it, but as an owner-operator, they are an entrepreneur and a small business owner. Just like any entrepreneur, this puts drivers who own and operate their own trucks into a different segment of the working class. [Read more…]
On the hit show from the Discovery Channel, Dirty Jobs, Mike Rowe made famous the following expression: safety third. For those who enjoyed a good laugh, it was obvious why the show was a hit.
But in the real world, safety is no laughing matter. And when we put safety third, we are really eliminating safety altogether. Here’s how our priorities often go: [Read more…]
One of the biggest content writing challenges is finding a way to create content that is both optimized for search engines and is also engaging enough for people to want to read it. It is more of an art than a science. The best way to approach content writing, however, is to always write for people first. Ordinarily, if you have created high-quality and intriguing content that appeals to people, you will already satisfy the search engine’s requirements. The next key element is in fact keywords. Good content writing requires a very thorough keyword research strategy and the ability of a talented writer to be able to naturally incorporate these strategically-chosen keywords into the content. [Read more…]
Fun can be a more important aspect of creativity than most give it credit for. If life was all work and no play we would end up like Jack from the Shining, and no one wants that. But gamers know, pick up and play has become a commodity these days. With most games costing too much and taking too long to learn and master, aint nobody got time for that. But we found the perfect (short-burst) work game, and we thought we would hunt a few others down and just make a list out of it. From Slither.io to Flow Free, here are some awesome, addictive, and mentallt effective free games you all need to try, stat. [Read more…]
Times have changed in the last 10 years. This is especially true in the consumer world where things move at the speed of possibility. But while normally moving at a much slower pace, even the business world has experienced rapid progress in the past decade. [Read more…]