For those that have only ever seen the magic of St Louis in photos, know that when you experience it in person, you’re in for a treat. It’s a city of big green spaces, nineteenth-century architecture, Mardis Gras and ‘the arch’. From the amazing food to the breathtaking parks and city center, photos and videos only capture some of its wonders.
The holidays are a time to enjoy your loved ones and celebrate the closing of the current year. Even though it’s festive and spirited, it can also be quite busy and hectic. We run around trying to juggle a million things at once in an attempt to make sure that everyone else has a great time.
When trying to build a new business and create a strong brand presence, you are likely already familiar with the most common practices. Brand color schemes, logos, web design and product packaging are all familiar ways to set yourself aside from the competition. And while your brand aesthetic and experience is what draws people in and gets their attention – there are many ways to use it to get noticed.
We’re in that time of the year that exposes all of our financial shortcomings. The holidays have a funny way of reminding us that we need to pay closer attention to how we earn, save and manage our money. While the world is focused on purchasing Christmas gifts and holiday parties, you may be trying to figure out how to make everything work and not go broke before January 1.
Entrepreneurs face an enormous amount of financial stress. They’re (usually) the sole source of their own income. Being in business for yourself can be very rewarding but it does not guarantee success or a stable monthly income. So until they reach a level of profitability that sustains their lifestyle, pays the bills, and leaves a little extra for savings, most entrepreneurs are constantly looking for ways to achieve financial security.