The perfect picture of a solopreneur or small business owner..... It's 7am and you're sitting on the back deck in your pj's, drinking a coffee in the morning sunshine. You've been up for hours tapping away on your laptop, updating the website, writing quotes, finalising the new radio ad script, making sales and building an empire. You are turning your passion into a healthy … [Read more...] about What are the biggest financial challenges for a solopreneur?
Women take sexy selfies to compete with other women and climb the social ladder in economically unequal environments, new research suggests. A new UNSW study has revealed the science behind sexy selfies, showing that women tend to sexualise themselves in environments with greater economic inequality, rather than where they might be oppressed because of their gender. In the … [Read more...] about A new study reveals why women take sexy selfies
By Erika Jonsson I used to read and re-read my dad’s dog-eared childhood comics when I was a kid, and I desperately wanted to be Lois Lane. She was confident and glamorous, she was dating the Man of Steel, but, more importantly, she seemed to have the most exciting job in the world. Superman dodged plenty of bullets, but Lois was no shrinking violet either, and I think … [Read more...] about How to dodge financial bullets – a personal story
By Bessie Hassan It’s coming up to Christmas and Aussies are set to spend $464 just on presents this year. Luckily, we’re heading into sales season, where you can bag some presents at a bargain and halve your Christmas spend. finder.com.au shares seven tips on cutting down the cost of Christmas presents and making the most out of the upcoming sales. … [Read more...] about ‘Tis the season to be thrifty
Tell us a little bit about yourself and your current job? I’m a writer and former journalist who’s always loved telling stories and listening to them. I grew up near Shepparton, in regional Victoria – the home of SPC Ardmona – so sometimes it’s strange to realise that my two sons have lived their whole lives in an apartment in inner Melbourne. I’m head of communication … [Read more...] about Women of Balance: Erika Jonsson and her goal to empower female investors