Have you always had an interest in books, a passion for writing and a creative flair? Chances are you’ve got dreams of becoming a professional author. Thanks to the internet this is becoming possible for more and more people. However, it doesn’t mean that’s it’s easy or all plain sailing. There’s a lot that goes into writing a book and creating something that others will read and enjoy. Want to … [Read more...] about So, You Want To Become a Professional Author?
Women are increasingly choosing careers in entrepreneurship each year. More than 9.4 million businesses are owned by women—that’s more than 31% of all privately held firms in the U.S. But how can we ensure that our businesses will grow, succeed, and last? I’ve put together a few tried and true tips on how to be the best female business owner you can be. For each, I’ve included an example of how … [Read more...] about How to Be an Incredible Female Business Owner
I've always been a hustler, and one of my first hustles was doing surveys. Now if you've never done surveys before, I say, don't knock it until you've tried it. In college, I put together a full list of survey sites that I was using to make extra income and tried to tell my friends about it. Many of them laughed until they saw that I was making a few hundred bucks a month with it. That may … [Read more...] about Make Extra Cash With These 7 Survey Sites
It’s scary that research has found over half of millennials hate their jobs and are not engaged at work. In fact, our generation is one of the worst when it comes to hating our work. A lot of people are fed up of doing the same mundane thing every day as they don’t find it rewarding. However, it's easier than you might think to find job opportunities that are fulfilling! Here are five careers you … [Read more...] about 5 Rewarding Careers You Should Consider if You’re Fed Up with Your Job
I recently wrapped up my junior year of college. This is exciting because now I get to look forward to spending time with my friends and family this summer. At the same time, though, I have to prepare for my senior year of college—my last year of college. Scary. Because of this, I have many summer goals I need to accomplish. I’m the kind of person who cannot be idle for days on end. I want to … [Read more...] about Making Sure You Accomplish All Your Summer Goals
If we at the Casual Capitalist had to pick a synonym for the sharing economy, it would be the college economy. The sharing economy is one of the best jobs for college students these days. Why do we say this? In a fantastic article by Neil Hare, he outlines how the sharing economy lifestyle is like that of a college student. Bumming a ride from a friend (Uber), crashing in your buddy’s apartment … [Read more...] about 6 Creative Ways for College Students to Make Money