Month: December 2021

  • What Does it Mean to be a Philanthropist?

    The Merriam-Webster dictionary defines philanthropy as the practice of giving time and money to help improve other people’s lives. Coined by the Greek playwright Aeschylus in 5th century BCE, the term is derived from the Greek words philos, meaning “love,” and anthropos, meaning “humankind.” In short, philanthropy means “love...

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  • The Benefits of Starting Your Own Business

    Having your own business is challenging, but it has many advantages over full-time, salaried employment. When you have a full-time job, you have the assurance of a salary and benefits. However, working for someone else is not for everyone. For instance, if you want to follow your passion, spend...

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  • How to Become an Online Entrepreneur

    The COVID-19 pandemic has greatly impacted people’s buying habits. More than ever, people are going online to purchase products and services. A United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) report showed that online retail sales rose from 16% to 19% in 2020. The increase in the number of...

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