This post originally appeared on this site. Most of us have been led to believe the path we must take involves going to school to learn knowledge and skills then starting work for someone else. Whether it’s a large company or a small one, typically we are plan to become an employee. What if there is another path we could be considering? What if the traditional path your … [Read more...] about Could entrepreneurship be your answer?
The gig economy has made it easier for younger Australians and international travellers to make some quick money on the side, but there are also plenty of opportunities for seniors to get in on the action. The snack-sized nature of a side hustle makes it ideal for seniors who want to supplement their existing income with additional pocket money - and thankfully, it doesn't … [Read more...] about 5 ways mature women can make money in the gig economy
This time of year comes with a lot of expectations, social pressures and family traditions – some of which can suck the joy from the festive season and leave us feeling stressed out, burnt out and anything but Merry. When you feel the pressure to get it all done pressing in on you, it is worth paying extra attention to where you are shoulding on yourself and to be more … [Read more...] about Shelve The Shoulds
This article isn’t for my over 50 sisters with corner office and a company car. I am sure this advice could help them as well, but as I am currently a cubicle dweller who has never had a corner office or a company car, I am not familiar with their lives. This article is for my over 50 sisters who are fellow cubicle dwellers. There is nothing wrong with being content in a … [Read more...] about Five Things Business Women Over 50 Shouldn’t Do
If you are dreaming of starting a small business, there is no shortage of inspiring role models. Balance has featured many successful female entrepreneurs who have turned smart ideas and simple beginnings into thriving businesses. We’ve chosen five of our favourite Australian female entrepreneurs who have built their business empires through passion, persistence, courage and … [Read more...] about 5 of Australia’s top female entrepreneurs