It’s Small Business Weekday at TIB and we bring you a small business we recently discovered and absolutely loved! Natalie Rose runs her baking business out of her home in Connecticut. I discovered her business, The Cakery while browsing online to order custom birthday bakes for my boyfriend. I found a few and after a … More The Cakery’s Scrumptious Cupcakes Review!
Believe me, they sure can! I have been thinking about investing in real estate for a while now but wanderlust always takes precedence over any plans of choosing a place for settling down! We have done a few posts here at TIB that are focussed on the interiors; decor and design inspirations. We recently visit … More Can These Decor Ideas Inspire Millennials to Invest In Their Own Home?
When you own a company of any size, a public relations crisis is one of your worst nightmares. Most companies hope that these problems will never affect them, and they may even take steps to prevent them from happening. Unfortunately, these crises can occur at any time even with the best preventative measures, and you … More 3 Best Practices for Responding in a Public Relations Crisis
Finding the right hotel for your business can be hard work and this is especially the case if you are traveling on your own. You may feel as though nothing you see is worth the money and you also need to make sure that you are in a good location for meetings as well. The … More A Guide to Choosing the Right Hotel for your Next Business Trip
A couple of weeks ago the boy and I took a vacation at Atlantic City, New Jersey. We practically drove through and covered 3 states; Connecticut, New Jersey, and New York in a span of 3 days because we live and work in the east. We will share detailed posts for the entire trip but for … More Atlantic City Diaries: An afternoon at the Bungalow Beach!
A week ago I was invited for a spontaneous road trip to Atlanta with friends. Owning to the amazing weather the weekend had to offer, I agreed at once. We rented an Audi Q5 and started from Charlotte on Friday evening. Since we had plans of sightseeing and partying all on the same day, I … More A Quick Guide To a Weekend in Atlanta, Georgia
The pattern of my weekdays have been in constant flux as I transitioned from grad school to working days. Earlier, as a graduate student my weekdays started super early with me getting to lab or work at 7 am. I used to squeeze in a nap in the afternoon and then proceeded to the … More 7 Weekend Rituals You Must Follow to Make the Week Ahead Super Easy
As a part of experimenting with new ideas here on TIB, we present you our first city guide! I have been in Charlotte for a couple of months now and I am in love what the queen city has to offer. This city boasts of safe neighbourhoods and an organized and fun downtown nightlife. Not … More A Night out in Charlotte: Guide to Charlotte Nightlife
Simple outfits when done right can go a long way. I like the ease of a living with a capsule wardrobe with classic and regular pieces that go well together. Here’s a glimpse of some basic outfits that go a long way whether you are brunching on a Saturday, or just strolling by the lake … More 4 Simple Outfit Ideas for the Busy Girl!
If you are feeling down because of your finances, or have got some extra money to invest, but don’t want to settle for 2-3 percent interest, you might need to start thinking outside of the box. With the development of financial algorithms and investment schemes, you can now get a higher return while minimizing your … More Five Unusual Investments with Great Earning Potential
Image Credit Having a highly focused niche market in which you operate your business is by far your most valuable asset, as it reduces the cost of marketing dramatically, increases your prominence within your marketplace and can lead to you being viewed as a leader in your field and the go to expert within … More Your Most Powerful Business Asset
Hearing the word ‘cryptocurrency’ of late has seemed like a bit of a buzzword. It has been online and in articles, but what do we really know about it? For some it can seem like a bit of a twenty-first century unicorn, but could it be the money of the future? Unless you’ve done your … More What Is Cryptocurrency? A Guide For Beginners
If you are big on making travel plans, you must have already started planning for your 2018 trips! Saving up the cash, picking out destinations, packing and setting out to explore the world is exciting and invigorating. Although, planning for a trip is fun but it can be stressful to figure out the logistics. Money … More 4 Ways to Manage Your Money When Travelling
This is the time of travel and last minute holiday plans. If you already have your 2017 year end travel planned out, it’s not too early to start planning for your 2018 trips. As graduate students living in different cities in the U.S.A., my fiancé and I had to figure out inexpensive ways to plan … More 5 Smart Ways to Save On Travel!
Read on to find out how this app helps me organize my life as a blogger and online business owner while helping me keep in touch with the people who matter to me! … More How I Plan My Workday With Sagoon App
Why it’s important to make sure you have all your bases covered; from usability, saving on taxes and payments! … More 5 Reasons it’s Smart to Buy a Ready to Occupy Property!
As promised, here are some holiday goodies for our readers! Want to start a new career in 2018? We are launching a rather ambitious project over at the TechGirl Journal to bring free #codeforhealth help for non-programmers and biologists! If you are looking for a job change, we have you covered with our free … More Holiday Goodies for TIB readers!
Starting a small business can be difficult, but there are some key things to keep an eye to make it boom. Small businesses do work in different ways from larger ones, although they do have a lot in common. Here are some ideas to make sure your business is on track, and will have the … More How to Make Your Small Business Boom
For those who have been reading this blog for a while, you probably know we are huge believers of spontaneous travel and the millennial digital-nomadic lifestyle. Today, we bring you a review of something that goes hand in hand with the adventure lifestyle! Presenting the Survival Hax Mummy Sleeping bag. Receiving this product was a … More Survival Hax 3-Season Mummy Sleeping Bag Review
A small business means a small budget. A small budget means a limited range of strategies, tools, and ways in which the business can be promoted. However, if you want to raise brand awareness and get your products or services to reach people, you have to show them that you exist. While you’re letting them … More How to Reduce Costs of Small Business Promotion
Having a competitor makes a business interesting, as without an opposition you cannot feel the progress, success, and winning. Entrepreneurs would never put that much dedication and passion into their work without a competitor constantly at their back trying to leave them behind in the race of time. Having a competition is sometimes a tough … More How to Use Competitors to Benefit Your Business?
I wrote an article recently on how I blogged my way through graduate school in America. The article got quite a lot of interest and readers wrote to me about their plans of starting a small business or a blog but are sometimes clueless where to begin. We have always been a huge supporter of small … More It’s Small Business Saturday and We Have Something Exclusive For You!
Graduate School in America is expensive, especially so if you are paying out-of-state-tuition. In between scholarships, a campus job and a great financial support from family, expenses still seemed to be out of control at the beginning of every semester. I was a full-time blogger for 6 months after college, having left my well paying … More Blogging Your Way Through Grad School
All work and little workplace interest can turn an average employee into a pretty unmotivated creature, and every manager knows that lack of work enthusiasm is a shortcut to disaster. For this reason, the world’s most successful corporations treat workplace design as one of the top priorities for long-term sustainability, growth, and employee satisfaction and … More Make the most out of your office space and increase productivity
Are you sitting on a business idea that you reckon could be successful? Perhaps you already own a business but have an amazing plan on how you can diversify your range of products. Sadly, it’s hard to turn ideas into fully-fleshed out plans that are carried out and eventually turned into a reality. It should … More Turning New Business Ideas Into a Reality
I love subscription boxes and spend time researching boxes that are a great match for me. I prefer boxes that cover a whole lot of segments rather than just one or two. Being a millennial business owner, I absolutely love the fact that some of these subscription boxes partner with small businesses and local artists. … More FabFitFun Box Unboxing and Review
Read on to find out how this app helps me organize my life as a blogger and online-business owner while helping me stay in touch with people who matter to me! … More 5 Productivity Apps Every Millennial Needs
Anyone who says that the road to business success is easy is either a liar or got very, very lucky. The fact is that launching and running a business isn’t easy, far from it in fact. Often running a business throws up all sorts of problems, many of which aren’t easy to deal with – … More Revealed: Alternative Solutions To Common Small Biz Problems
The day started like any other week-day in the life of a full time grad student, apart from the fact that I was trying to balance my online business and my job, looking for the next big business and enterprise idea to write about when I spotted them! A tiny fleet of colorful trucks lined … More Fashion Gone Mobile: Find Out How This Chic Enterprise Works
I have been a professional blogger for a little over 2 years now, and during that time I have also been a full time graduate student and research assistant at my university. I have moved around and travelled a lot in my twenties so far, and the most I have stayed at a place has … More What to Pack for a Day Long Business Trip
I had been dreaming about my own little studio apartment with a cozy nook for all my creative endeavours, for as long as I can remember! A small, cozy place of my own where everything would be perfect. When I did get my dream house, it was time for me to pull out my décor … More 5 Steps To Transforming a Living Space into Something Spectacular!
Financing your business idea is never simple. However, it needs to be done because no business idea can succeed unless it has money behind it. Like it or not, that’s just the way things work in the world of business. However, there are plenty of options for people out there who want to get their … More Everything You Need to Know About Funding Your Entrepreneurial Plans
Source For many of us, a holiday is a period when we can relax, see the world, and forget about our everyday worries — for a couple of weeks. Then we have to come home and cope with the return to normal life, a process that few of us find enjoyable. While being able … More A Year Of Travelling: Is It Possible?
Owning your own business could be one of the best things that you ever do. Being able to work your own hours, do something that you really enjoy, as well as working hard and getting to reap all of the benefits, are some of the best things about it. Having said that, it is a … More The Things You’ll Wish You Had Known Before Starting Your Own Business
With a growing demand for independent brands and investing in local business; there’s no better time to start thinking about using your talents to make money. The American public is becoming more and more savvy about where and how they source their products which has resulted in a fresh need for smaller enterprises to emerge … More The Rise Of The Artisan Brand: Starting Your Small Online Business
Source When you first decide to go into business for yourself, it’s likely that you know it’s going to be a lot of work. With writing your business plan and coming up with the capital, you’ve got enough on your plate. But as soon as the ball starts rolling, you have to be able … More Knitting Out Your Business Space On A Budget
Image Source Going abroad, whether you’re traveling on the rough roads or if you’re staying in a resort, is a brilliantly fun thing to do. Getting to stay in another country and experience their culture and customs is an incredible experience and often changes the way you view the world, but it does come … More How To Make Sure You’re Covered Abroad
There is no doubt that owning property is a financial investment that is often celebrated as being a very wise one to make. But since the dawn of the sharing economy, there are now more ways than ever to make money by utilising different parts of your home. There are plenty of ways that you … More On the House: How to Use Your Home in the Sharing Economy
This month marks 2 years of my online entrepreneurship journey and having hired a wonderful team during the time. I have co-created a few blogs on the business/ enterprise/ travel/ lifestyle and beauty related domain. And thanks to the wonderful team, we have grown beyond what we had envisioned. Now, all of us, when we … More Announcing the TIB Scholarship for the Enterprising College Student
There are many aspects that can make or break a site’s reach and influence. However, since research shows that mobile-only users became the majority in 2015 and Google prioritized mobile-friendly sites in its searches last year, the most important consideration is making sure your site is mobile-friendly. This can create a significant impression if you are just launching a … More How To Stay Relevant In A Mobile Environment
Source Going travelling is a great opportunity to explore the world, meet new people and experience new cultures. But it can be expensive, and if you want to prolong your travels for as long as possible, then you need to try and save money where you can. We’ve created a list of our top tips … More Tips For Saving Money While Travelling
Vying for a vacation in summer whilst you work away the summer months? If a homestay in the hills amidst rolling tea gardens or orchards is your idea of a perfect summer getaway; here’s a look at some hidden gems in the hills up north you can check out right now! Narkanda A small town … More 3 Hidden Himalayan Gems you should consider visiting this summer!
It is perhaps the best time of the year for most of us to be traveling. With the college graduation ceremonies around the corner, and the ability to breathe a sigh of relief at the end of yet another hectic semester, there are several, summer travel plans abound. Be it a spontaneous back packing trip … More How to have a great Summer in Singapore!
Picture Credit When you work for yourself – and especially if you have others working for you – you should always be keeping your eyes open for different things. These things can spring up behind you or, in most cases, are expected and can either be prevented or encouraged. As the boss, it’s up … More What Should Small Businesses Be Looking Out For?
Image Source Whether you work from a home office, or you work in a huge corporate building, packed full of other people, we all face similar challenges and risks from our offices. When we spend upwards of eight hours in those spaces, they really need to be set up with health and comfort in … More 5 Ways Your Office Could Be Harmful To Your Health
The food industry is perhaps one of the best ones to start a new business in. Why is that, you might be wondering? Well, everybody needs to eat at some point in their day! Assuming you pick a profitable niche, you will never need to worry about getting affected by economic issues. These days, … More Hottest Food Business Startup Ideas For The Health-Conscious Entrepreneur
Image source Fleeing the dog-eat-dog world of corporate business and starting your own business from home has become a more and more attractive proposition for millions. Think about everything that is bad about working in an office environment, and then think about how amazing it would be to work in a world where these-these … More The Smooth Transition Into Working From Home
There has been a boon in food entrepreneurs – or foodpreneurs – in recent years. And if you fancy yourself as handy in the kitchen, perhaps you have thought about joining their ranks. Of course, there is a big difference between recreating your great gran’s best pasta sauce recipe for a dinner party, and making … More From Kitchen To The Supermarket: How To Be A Foodpreneur
Many of the highest grossing companies in the world are based around the production of food or beverages. As well as being two of life’s necessities, they are also a chance for entrepreneurs to be creative. Though overnight success is very rare, once a product has been released into the big name supermarkets, it is … More Appetite For Success: Getting Started in the Food Business
Antananarivo. A name that instantly ignites the imagination. For those for whom the world holds no bounds and travel is a lifeline, it might just be the idea of a perfect destination, away from the regular sights of places frequented by tourists. With the 27 year old traveler, Cassie De Pecol becoming the first person … More The Offbeat Traveler or The New-Age Globetrotter: This Airline will take you places!
Quantitative analysts, or ‘quants’ as they’re better known, are a key part of the investment industry. They work by minimizing investment risk, while also finding ways to maximize profits on behalf of their firms or businesses. Image: Pxhere With a lot of money to be made, it’s no wonder that becoming a quant is … More Do You Have What It Takes To Become A Quantative Analyst?