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The “Side-Hustle” Generation

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A “side-hustle” is an additional form of revenue that supplements a current revenue stream, provides an inspiring outlet for individuals to help fund their personal goals, or helps to bring people closer to their dream job.   Do you have a “side-hustle” or know somebody who does? The chances are you do! Side-hustles are nothing new but have been growing in popularity since the recession of 2008. Insecurity in business has employees looking for more monetary security with a second source of income.   (Side note: Some side-hustles are optional or serve as a creative...

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The Art of SE Asia Discovery with Travelfish.org

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Whether you are going to Ho Chi Minh City, Phnom Penh or Nakhon Nowhere Travelfish.org has the destination details you need for you to start your next adventure. Since launching in 2004 Co-Founders of Travelfish.org, Samantha Brown and Stuart McDonald, continue to spice up unforgettable itineraries for travelers bound for SE Asia. What initially started as a collection of the couple’s favorite stops in Thailand has evolved into the largest independent travel guide of its region. The Travelfish.org contributing team consists of writers who live in the region and the site features...

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Protect Your Skin: #BetterBeauty In Motion

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As women, we use a variety of products as a part of our daily routine. As a parent, skin protection is a significant concern for children and loved ones. In a growing age of information sharing and motivated consumers it is becoming apparent that the demand for cleaner products is on the rise.   Knowing which sunscreen to buy for your family can be overwhelming. Did you know that there are chemical and physical types of sunscreens? Or, that SPF 30 is not actually twice as effective as 15. Instead, SPF 15 blocks 93 percent of the sun’s rays, while SPF 30 blocks 97 percent of the sun’s...

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Start-Up Offers Second Chance Through Code

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According to the Federal Bureau of Investigation, human trafficking is the “fastest-growing business of organized crime and the third-largest criminal enterprise in the world.”   January is Human Trafficking Awareness Month, and we take some time to recognize the advocates and organizations that are fighting to make a difference for anyone faced with the challenge of battling this highly complex and thriving epidemic.   One non-profit organization, AnnieCannons, is choosing to harness the power of tech to educate and train survivors of human trafficking in computer programming....

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Entrepreneur’s Corner: It Will All Work Out

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If a family member is working in another country and needs to make a money transfer this transaction is known as a remittance. International remittances in many cases are the lifelines securing hope and economic security for loved ones living in less prosperous nations. Despite the necessity for this $600-billion industry, remittances have not always been easy to send and receive.   A Seattle-based company, Remitly, is looking to provide a better and cheaper way to relieve some of the stress out of that process.   While working for Barclays Bank in Kenya as their Head of Mobile...

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