Ethan Liew

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7 Unexpected Costs of Buying a House

You've got your eye on a prime piece of property and just enough money in the bank to cover the down payment. It's meant to be, right? Before you submit an offer, consider this: the real price is much higher than the real estate listing would lead you to believe. There are a smattering of fees, …

#noprojects – Focus on Value, Not Projects

This is the latest in a series of articles on #noprojects; examining how organisations can deliver continuous change without project structures. If …

Get over 100 project management courses for only $39

In any professional field you're on projects that will need to get done. Certified project managers earn 17% more than their uncertified …

4 Powerful Ways to Double Your Productivity (Without Coffee)

For decades now, we have depended on the caffeine from coffee to keep us alert and productive.<p>While coffee can be beneficial, it also has its …

Captivating Wildlife Portraits Celebrate the Soul and Individuality of Africa's Animals

For the past 13 years, French photographer Laurent Baheux has been documenting the majestic wildlife of Africa, highlighting the animals' beauty and strength while also emphasizing their vulnerability in the midst of shrinking natural habitats. “I take photographs based on my gut instinct,” Baheux …

Wildlife

Dumbest things to do with money

rorobito/flickr<p>Time is still on your side in your 30s. If you manage your money well, it can mean huge financial gains in the future.<p>That's easier said than done. And many of us tend to assume that we'll have more money in our 40s and have plenty of time to tune up our finances, which can lead to …

Personal Finance

The best advice about money

Wealthy people have a handful of common habits surrounding money.Theo Wargo / Getty Images<p>What secrets about managing money do the rich know that the average person doesn't?<p>I spent five years trying to answer that question. I asked 233 millionaires 144 questions and discovered that the rich have …

Personal Finance

Impact Investing in 2016

Most impact investing insiders would agree that 2015 was a watershed year for this dynamic new field. Study after study showed high and rising market …

The Most Googled Question of 2015 Will Make You LOL So Hard

You know you searched it too.<p>2015 is almost over and as always, Google is saying good-bye to this momentous year by releasing its annual list of most-Googled terms.<p>As always, some of the searches are pretty predictable. The most Googled fashion term is "How to walk in heels?" because, like, HOW? …

22 ways to earn passive income

Making money while you sleep.<p>Has a nice ring to it, doesn't it?<p>After reading books like "Rich Dad Poor Dad" and "4 Hour Work Week," I became interested obsessed with making passive income.<p>Whenever someone needs additional income, the stereotypical suggestion offered is to "get a part-time job."<p>But …

Personal Finance

A Reminder That One Of The Most Powerful People In The World Right Now Is A Woman

The cacophony over Wednesday’s interest rate hike proves once again that the world’s most powerful economist -- and arguably, its most powerful person, at least this week -- is Federal Reserve Board Chair Janet Yellen. The global economy turns on the words of this woman.<p>Markets everywhere are …

The Fed has acted – now it is the Bank of England’s turn

My belief is that UK interest rises will follow not far behind the Fed, with the first rise in the first half of 2016<p>The decision of the US Federal Reserve to raise interest rates for the first time since 2006 is only a modest first step – a quarter-point rise. But the US central bank is suggesting …

Economics

These Are 2016’s Hottest Destinations

From luxe in Mongolia to gastropubs in Wales, the beauty of Botswana, and snowboarding in North Korea… here’s where you should be booking to go.<p>The …

Try out Airbnb.com : How The Modern Man Can Save

Share<p>Tweet<p>1. Try out Airbnb.com<p>No matter which way you slice it, traveling somewhere exciting will almost always cost you an arm and a leg. And at least one of those metaphorical limbs usually represents your housing situation. Hotel stays have a tendency to get preposterously pricey. Hell, they <i>can</i> …

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