Knowledge is potential power. Knowing everything is not the key. Henry Ford showed this to everyone back in the time.

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Napoleon Hill, the author of “Think and Grow Rich” says in his book; “An educated man is not, necessarily, one who has an abundance of general or specialized knowledge. An educated man is one who has so developed the faculties of his mind that he may acquire anything he wants, or its equivalent, without violating the rights of others.” I believe this quote to be very accurate. If you look around, you will see that majority of rich and successful people didn’t attended college, or didn’t finish it, or didn’t even go to a high school. …

We are living in a digital age and there are endless ways to learn something new.

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There are tons of ways to learn a new language now without going to a course for it. One of the most resourceful and useful things is YouTube. Yes. You didn’t read it wrong. With YouTube, you can learn whatever you want, either a language, a historical part of the world, anything you like. But I think one of the most complicated parts of it is learning a language. Because it takes a lot of courage, consistency, curiosity, etc.

“The limits of my language mean the limits of my world.”

– Ludwig Wittgenstein

YouTube offers an easy way out for…

Gaming is essential, but it can’t become an addiction and interfere with your work/social life. How did I achieved to quit this addiction?

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Gaming is an essential fun part of our lives for nearly every boy and some girls. It helps us to relieve our day-to-day stress and forget the problems even for a moment for a healthier mind and life. Playing it a couple of hours per week or maybe per day is pretty great and healthy for us because it is something we love, and it is like doing a hobby we love. It doesn’t matter what is it that you play or on which platform; it is a universal thing where everyone enjoys doing.

However, there are downsides, too, if…

COVID-19 will have some serious impact on people and companies even after it’s gone.

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First of all, rest in peace to those who lost their lives due to the virus, and many thanks to the health workers who are working 7/24 since January putting their lives at risk.

The world is going through a crazy pandemic, and it is probably one of the biggest problems in the modern history of our world where we had to stop the world and quarantine. There are 8 billion people on the planet and every single one of us has been affected by the virus, either in terms of our lifestyle or our health. Crazy times, indeed but…

Dividends are an underrated form of investing. How can dividends make money for you?

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Stock market and dividend investing is something not every people chooses to invest in because it is complicated, risky and fluctuates a lot. It is true, stock markets are for those who like risk, fluctuation and many more but there is also another side to the stock market, and that is the side we will be talking about today where you can make dividend income.

First of all, a dividend is a payment that a company gives to its shareholders. Not every company pays dividends, mostly the biggest companies does this like Coca-Cola, IBM, P&G, etc. So, for every share…

Working at different jobs at the same time is possible. How?

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Working is essential. All of us work but most of us in only one job. There are also people working in different jobs at the same time. How and why? There are several reasons for this, but I can safely say that majority of it is to create an income sustainable enough to cover your expenses. We generally see this type of working schedule at the poor level of societies in every country. However, this is not the case and this is not what I want to talk about today. I am a student studying abroad and as someone studying…

Don’t underestimate startups

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All of us has different dreams for our careers. Some of us want to work in top-notch companies like Google, Twitter, Facebook, etc. Some of us want to create their own business, and not much but some of us want to work in startups because corporate life isn’t just for them. Working in startups is something that a lot of people misjudge for. When you say startup, it sounds not stable, risky and dangerous and might go bankrupt any minute leaving you unemployed. Well, that is not the case for most of the startups anymore.

With evolving technology and internet…

Passive income is the new black.

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During these uncertain times, most of the people lost their jobs, some people’s jobs are hanging the balance. So, it is a risk to be working in an uncertain environment in a time like this. You can lose your job at any time without seeing it coming. Even if there is no risk of you losing your job, it is always better to have an income other than your active one, which is your job. Many investors in the world always say that one should have at least 2 passive incomes but the more the merrier. Moreover, having a passive…

Working in Google is not always the best thing.

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All of us would want to work in companies like Google, Facebook, YouTube, etc. if we have the chance, right? How a great life we’d be leading? It is great, there is no doubt about that but the thing is that most of the recruiters now doesn’t care whether you have worked in Google or not. They care about you, how passionate you are, how successful you are. It is easy to get into Google if you know someone who can refer you to work. I am not saying that people who work in Google or YouTube is not good…

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There is a growing consensus on how to be successful when you create a startup. It’s always hard to take those first steps when you create a brand, a firm, a startup. It requires a lot of energy, experience and confidence. Because creating a startup does not only mean that you are a founder, you are also a leader, a CEO. You have to live up to the expectations along with trying to expand or even survive. Creating your startup requires for you to create your brand, marketing your services or products, getting investors on board, all of these are…

Atahan Aslan

A writer who is passionate about startups and business that focuses on informing people about these subjects.

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