Happy Friday! It’s time for our weekly link-round up, where we bring you the most interesting, useful, informative, or cool stuff we find on our travels across the Web. This week: Turning your hobby into a profit, is it time for a raise? And more!
- It really does happen: stories of real people who turned their hobbies and passions into million-dollar companies.
- It’s important to work hard—but it’s also important to remember that a work-life balance is vital to your health. Especially with new reports showing long hours at work can increase your risk of heart disease.
- Sometimes your brain can be a real jerk, and keep you from making decisions objectively. Here are five traps to avoid, to help you make better decisions.
- Is it time to ask for a raise? Here are some important things to take into consideration when deciding whether you should approach your boss.
Sara Nelson is the Social Media Guru for CollegeAmerica, overseeing the college’s profiles on social media sites like Facebook, Twitter, and more. She is also a student in the Master in Business Administration (MBA) program, and she enjoys spending time with her family, listening to good music, and eating freshly baked chocolate chip cookies.