8 Benefits of Having a Kredittkort in Norge

Have you ever considered getting a credit card? Even though many finance experts advise individuals against using such cards, these payment options can provide endless benefits as long as people use them responsibly. 

Credit cards offer bonus opportunities, reward points, fraud protection, price protection, grace periods, purchase protection, etc. Cardholders are allowed to make purchases even when having no money. Therefore, one should be responsible when spending in order not to end up in debts. 

Grace periods and protection programs vary across card issuers but most of them aim to protect cardholders.

Learn more about the remarkable benefits of using such a payment option in Norway.

Bonus opportunities

Many individuals prefer credit over debit cards because of the bonus opportunities the former provide. Applicants who have recently opened an account are capable of earning one-time bonuses in the course of the first couple of months. Nevertheless, these bonuses aren’t given to all applicants; only to those whose scores are solid. Continue reading

Reasons Why Water Coolers for The Office Are the Best Idea

Dehydration is a common symptom for people who are working in offices. Without enough of this liquid the body can’t function the way it should and the chances of making mistakes will increase dramatically. Water is very healthy and beneficial to your body. Read more about why water is so important to a human’s health here: https://www.healthline.com/nutrition/7-health-benefits-of-water

Why Should a Person Drink This Natural Fluid at Work?

There are several reasons why staying hydrated at work is incredibly important. Here are a few of the main reasons why: 

AN INCREASE IN ENERGY

As you start drinking more of this natural liquid the nutrients in the brain can move to the rest of the body faster. This causes the body to get more energy and get the job done faster and more effectively. Continue reading

3 Ways to Inspire and Engage Your Audience

Contributed article in our business series. Enjoy! – KimberlyYou can market your business all day, but if you’re sending your audience to snoozy town, then nobody will be going anywhere fast. 

Let’s face it: business can be boring! Say it aloud and remove its power over you! There is a lot about corporations and jobs that are just truly mind-numbingly dull, and it’s to be expected to a degree here and there. 

What’s not okay, though, is this consensus leaking through to your target audience. They need to be inspired, engaged, and ready to purchase, thinking you’re the best thing since sliced bread wherever possible. 

Therefore, here are 3 ways to inspire and engage your audience. Continue reading

What to Know About Working Overseas for the Long-Term

Contributed article in our business series. Enjoy! – Kimberly

There are few life events more exciting, stressful and potentially rewarding than starting a new career in a different part of the world. The thrill of exploring new locales, meeting different people and finding out about the unique elements of different cultures, cuisines and continents is very alluring.

However, leaving your home and starting over elsewhere can be quite challenging, both mentally and logistically. From relocating your possessions and securing a residence to making new friends and juggling legal concerns, there is much to consider when moving internationally.

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Happy DRJ App for Children Diagnosed with Autism

We are delighted to host this guest post in support the the wonderful work that Dr. Dustow is doing. Enjoy! – Kimberly

I’m Dr. Jennifer Dustow, a Cognitive Behavioral Learning Specialist who have been working with children diagnosed under the autism spectrum for over 17 years. One of the devastating aspects regarding autism is the cost for treatments. After many years of repeatedly witnessing families being financially drained, bankrupted and forced to stop much needed treatments, I just knew I needed to do something.

So in order to assist families, I decided to create an app both in Apple and Android that is simple to use, very inexpensive and highly effective. This app is in no way designed to replace treatments but rather a supplement to aid in left and right brain hemisphere communication which leads to increase focus.

When a brain is able to focus learning occurs.

The Happy DRJ app was created and geared for children 2+ diagnosed under the autism spectrum. However, children with other diagnoses are also benefiting.

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She-Cession: What Is It + How to Navigate It

Contributed infographic in our business series. Enjoy! – Kimberly

This year has sent various curveballs our way. One of the biggest curveballs being COVID-19 that sent ripples through the world and the majority of our lifestyles. Instead of going about our regular day-to-day lives, the majority of us were spending more time at home — more than we’ve ever had to. Not only did this directly affect our everyday routines, but it also sent a shock through the job market. Many people around the world lost their jobs — many being in women lead industries. 

Understandably so, many companies had to shut doors and halt production to help save workers from the unknown. Yet, women seem to have been the first to go in some situations. Many are starting to label this recession as a she-cession — pointing out the overwhelmingly negative effects on working females. Not to mention, 47 percent of jobs held by women are within the three industries hit hardest by COVID-19; hospitality, education, and health services. Continue reading

How to Stay Virtually Connected with Your Customers

Contributed infographic in our business series. Enjoy! – Kimberly

Though the enforced quarantines in most areas have been lifted, it’s still going to be some time before things are back to business as usual. Because of the lack of in-person interaction between brands and businesses, keeping your audience engaged and invested online is more important than ever, or else you may risk getting lost in the shuffle. With the right tools at your disposal and some creative thinking, almost any company big or small can successfully pivot to a primarily online communication strategy.

Take a look at the visual guide from RentSpree below to learn about the types of tools you should be investing in that won’t break the bank, creative content ideas for social, and examples from big-name brands who successfully pivoted to virtual communication. For example, have you seen Nike’s “water bottle workouts” on TikTok for people who can’t make it to the gym, or Disneyland’s virtual rides? Check it out!

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How to Stay Virtually Connected with Your Customers

7 Ways to Support Small Business in The New Normal

Contributed article in our business series. Enjoy! – Kimberly

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The novel coronavirus has disrupted the way we live, work and go on about our daily lives. Small and locally owned businesses have been hit especially hard throughout the pandemic, as shelter in place orders closed their doors for weeks to months. 

During lockdown, it was all too easy to shop online with big retailers such as Amazon. But as our communities begin to reopen and adjust for the new normal, our mom and pop shops, women-owned businesses, local restaurants and service industry workers are in need of financial support. 
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The Gender Gap in Venture Capital: How Female Business Owners Are Proving Themselves

Contributed article in our business series. Enjoy! – Kimberly

As much as we push for equality, women still face many uphill battles in the business world. The industry is primarily dominated by men and with that comes challenges for female entrepreneurs. For one, women face barriers when it comes to accessing capital to start and grow their businesses.  In fact, solely female companies accumulated only 2.3 percent of the total capital invested in venture-backed startups in the US. 

Thankfully, female entrepreneurs are starting to gain ground in venture capital and make strides to create equal opportunities in the industry. If you are a woman in business and plan to search for venture capital, wow them with some of these leadership skills to make you stand outContinue reading