Madrid (ACN).- Catalonia ended 2013 with an unemployment rate of 22.26 % and a total of 820,400 people unemployed, according to the fourth quarter figures of the Active Population Survey (EPA), published on Thursday by the Spanish Institute of Statistics (INE)...
Starting a business venture sounds easy enough. It only takes a great idea, time to hire a team to turn the idea into reality and investors to arrange investment for your business. After that, if all goes according to plan, you will soon start raising money. However, the truth is that business start-up life is long and full of hardships, with no guarantees of success. However, if newbies know certain things, they can better prepare themselves for the difficult situation ahead. The following are a few tips that can be helpful for entrepreneurs to get a successful start-up. Stay Focused…
1. They see challenges as opportunities Most people interpret fears as obstacles and tend to run away from them. People who live their purpose successfully have developed the capacity to see fear as a sign of what they really need to go for and put all their courage and energy into it. 2. They see […]
Leaders that try too hard to win people over are the ones that end up losing the respect of their employees – especially when it’s not genuine. The most memorable leaders know how to naturally make a good first impression. They are mindful of what most employees do and don’t expect of them and want to create for them a safe environment that enables engagement. Leadership success is all about people and when leaders forget this fact, they are headed down a path of self-destruction. Here are 14 things every leader should consider if they want to make an unforgettable first impression. Read them carefully and ask yourself which ones you are doing and which ones you still need to introduce.
There are reasons other than sheer brillance Warren Buffet has way more money than most. He lives by a strict code and these tips share some of that code. Great #startup and life tips.
My favorites are learning to spend only AFTER saving (hard lesson that one) and the tip about honesty being expensive so don't expect it from "cheap people". I suspect Warren means "cheap" in much more than the monetary sense.
According to the Spanish Statistics Institute (INE), Catalonia's annual inflation rate was 0.2%
Madrid (ACN).- At the end of December, Catalonia registered a 0.2% annual inflation rate, according to the Spanish Statistics Institute (INE). This figure is the lowest recorded in Catalonia at the end of the year since December 1978, when the INE started providing figures for each of the Autonomous Communities...
If you were to look at one measure of a country’s economic health, Gross Domestic Product (GDP) alone leaves out plenty of the factors that make a country a pleasant - or prosperous - place to live.
That’s why, in the depths of a global recession five years ago, the Legatum Institute, a U.K. nonprofit thinktank, made a list of 89 factors to measure a country’s prosperity. Last week, the Institute put out its Prosperity Index rankings for 2013.
It is from networks that I personally and professionally grow most as an entrepreneur, gathering the knowledge, stamina and motivation necessary to build a business. Here are five reasons why networks are an entrepreneur's greatest asset.