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Facts About Your Favorite Brands [Infographic]

What’s Your Favorite Brand?

Who Owns Brands

There are certain brands which are so deeply integrated into our modern society that we consume them daily, sometimes without even realising.

Consider the likes of Coca-Cola, McDonald’s, Facebook or Google; even without their advertising, it would be hard to imagine 24 hours where we didn’t either physically interact with them or at least consume them … Read more

The Greatest Archaeological Discoveries Of All Time [Infographic]

Greatest Archaeological Discoveries

China Buddhas Found Archaeology

Over the decades, there have been innumerable prehistoric discoveries that allow us to peek into the lives of our forefathers. In many ways, archaeology changes our perception of the past. The more primitive artefacts and grounds that are discovered, the more myths unfold – from the Baghdad battery to the Voynich manuscript, Sacsayhuaman to the tomb of … Read more

Taxes Around the World [Infographic]

Taxes Throughout the World

Filing Taxes

If you have not already done so, the deadline for filing federal tax returns is today. Some of you owe money, while others will receive their return. Give a lot, get a little. On another note, the United States is not the only one responsible for paying taxes. Taxes exist worldwide and are collected by nearly … Read more

Famous Entrepreneur College Dropouts [Infographic]

Entrepreneurship: Do You Actually Need A Degree?

Entrepreneurship Entrepreneurialism

Do you think that going to college is mandatory in order to have a great business?

We all tend to think that getting good grades in college and working hard to access a nice paying job is the ultimate way towards success. However, in today’s society these are more of a status quo … Read more

Do You Know The Unsung Heroes Of Your Life?

Be A Unsung Hero

Do You Know The Unsung Heroes Of Your Life: Single Parent

There are so many unknown heroes in the world today. People sing the praises of great activists, soldiers, Nobel Prize winners, actors, etc. However, we forget the heroes in our own lives, in our community or even neighborhood. Unsung heroes are hardly ever prominent, for they do not share any hall of fame which the world … Read more

The Toll of a Consumer Nation

Consumer Nation: Buying Our Way To Happiness

Consumer Shopping

It is clear that we live in a consumer nation, from Black Friday until Christmas, and even throughout the entire year, every year, most of us become mindless zealots who want everything from the latest technology crave to the best looking clothes, houses, or cars. We want and want and want even more, … Read more

History of Halloween Costumes [Infographic]

Halloween, also known as All Hallow’s Eve, is a tradition that occurs in nearly every country around the world. Up until about a century ago, it was celebrated by just a few countries, specifically with pagan backgrounds. It is often celebrated with candy, treats, tricks, and costumes. It has also become big business for many stores to sell candy, decorations, … Read more

The Dark Side of Google [Infographic]

“Come to the dark side, we’ve got cookies!” said Google. And everyone went to the dark side and Google had plenty of cookies for everyone. Cookies that tracked people to and fro, home and work, on vacations and on business trips. Many people believed Google was invading their privacy, while Google was just trying to be friendly and lure people … Read more

How To Become A Tradesmen In Chicago

Becoming a tradesman is a great way to find a line of work that will almost always find a demand in society; while no job is ever 100-percent recession-proof, there is always going to be a need for those who have developed skill-sets in construction, masonry, plumbing, HVAC and any of the other jobs that fall under the umbrella of … Read more

Tis The Season Of Giving

In a recent interview, J.K. Rowling, author of the Harry Potter series and the recently published The Casual Vacancy, discussed being the first female writer to be placed on the Forbes billionaires list. She also discussed being “one of the very few people to take herself off that list by giving so much to charity.”

Of course, Rowling is … Read more

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