Fixing your financial life is just not good enough

Prevention is better than cure. In my opinion if you apply the same principle in your financial planning, prevention is better than fixing. It sounds odd but it works better for me. Preventing yourself to be in a lot of debt is better than fixing your debt payments while you are in it. Preventing yourself…

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How To Effectively Save For Your Retirement

When it comes to retirement seafarers always think the other way around. They always say what they want to do (as a retirement job) after retiring from the work at sea. But if you look at the dictionary the meaning of retirement is the opposite.”Retirement is the act of ending your working professional career –…

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Work UNTIL 50 AND RETIRE BROKE – Where DOES YOUR MONEY GOES?

Money is one of the reason we are working, we need our salary to sustain our needs. It sounds sarcastic but it is true. I remember asking in the seminar that I usually conduct; who among them love their job, to my surprise, all of them raised their hands. When I ask them again; who…

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Be warned! If you do this again, you’ll end up broke.

Being broke is the worst situation that you’ll end up in if you manage your money the wrong way. Jumping into decisions without consultation often leads to disaster and poor knowledge of what your putting yourself into. It is like eating food in a dark room with no light. You keep on swallowing the food,…

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How seafarers REALLY implement Drug and Alcohol Policy onboard

Every company impose a strict implementation of Drug and Alcohol Policy. The society has a reason to impose such a policy wherein a lot of incidents that involves violation or abuse of drug and alcohol. But on the ship it is a different story. Nearly every seafarers know that their is always a way to…

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How to Motivate Yourself to Stay at a Job and Overcome the Urge to Leave.

Are you tired at work? You want to quit your job right? But something is holding you back. It’s normal, your human and you have doubts. What can you do to stop yourself from quitting? 1. Start with small goals that will lead to achieving big goals. You’ve set goals but you are tired of…

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Should you quit your job? Did you quit yet? Why should you stay?

Every day at work is probably the worst day of your life. A boring, tiring, and stressful life that constantly draining your energy the whole day. Think of yourself as a sponge, full of water, carrying the water at a certain point, and then left alone drained and dry after a day’s work. Then suddenly…

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Do you know how they die in enclosed spaces?

Enclosed spaces are one of the most hazardous areas to work. The atmosphere inside an enclosed space change sooner as expected. One moment it is safe to enter, after a few minutes, it suddenly become hazardous. Many seafarers died working inside an enclosed space. Despite from the strict implementation of regulations regarding entry into enclosed…

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How you should use Social Media to find a job?

Social media has been around for quite some time now. It is where people gather for a common interest. A good example of social media platforms are: Facebook, Linkedin, Twitter, and a lot more. Many people use social media to past the time. But, do you know that you can use it for applying for…

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What Strategy to Use in Getting a Job Fast and use it well?

Job hunting is a very exhaustive activity. Especially if you are not organized and doesn’t have an idea where to begin. Let us look into the information you will receive in this article in order to have a better understanding where to start looking for a job. You will find it a very interesting and challenging way…

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