Author: Kit Hamlin

What You Need to Watch Out For in F2P MMOs

If you’ve ever taken the time to look for them, you’ve likely realized that there are a ton of F2P(free to play) MMOs out there. There’s a reason for this: people like to play games that don’t have a hefty price tag attached. However, despite the plethora of F2P MMOs out there and the success that many have them have attained, this doesn’t mean that they’re all worth checking out. In fact, if you’re not careful, F2P MMOs can provide you with the worst gaming experience of your life. For this reason, you need to be aware of just what you should be watching out for with any kind of MMO that doesn’t require you to drop cash on to play. Cash Shops The cold hard truth of the matter is that most F2P games usually require some kind of financial transaction if you’re looking to experience them to the fullest. There is after all costs involved in running any […]

Why eBooks Are Better Than Physical Books

One of the most common debates held nowadays is the one over whether physical books or ebooks are the better kind of book to have. With the onset of ebooks, it has become more and more common to see someone with a Kindle or a tablet of some kind reading rather than someone holding a solid book in their hands. A large number of people claim that old, regular books are the better way to go because there is so much more to be held there, but that is not necessarily the case. There are plenty of reasons for why ebooks are the better option and in the end it really all depends on your own personal preferences. But either way, here are a few reasons for why ebooks are better than physical books. Way Cheaper First and foremost is the fact that ebooks cost a fraction of the price of regular books. While you will pay three or four […]

Save Cash By Swapping Out Something Simple

For some people, saving money becomes something their life revolves around. In the recovering economy, it can be hard to find corners to cut, especially if you’ve not done it much before! So if your finances start getting a little tight, or you notice that month by month, you have less and less left over, try a few simple money-saving replacements. At first you might forget some of them, or it might be a bit of a switch, but once you make them a habit they should save you money without being a huge inconvenience! Swap out the TV TV is a pretty big part of a lot of lives, and the suggestion of swapping it out might be making you gasp, but instead of paying for cable TV, having to buy an expensive FreeSat box, or splashing out the cash for a yearly TV silence, consider doing away with the traditional television model from the 20th century, and upgrade […]

Are Your Company Policies Outdated

Like everything else, company polices should change. When your company policies are too strict or stuffy, it makes it difficult to find good people who are willing to a great job for your company. Outdated company policies will make your employees feel like they are living in the past. If the policies are too strict, they may even begin trying to find a new place to work where some of the policies are a lot less strict. When you want to keep your employees, as well as add new ones, you are going to have to be willing to go over your company polices, and then decide whether or not they are too outdated. Are You Putting Too Much Attention on Physical Appearance? Conservative workplace company policies can often be a downfall to any decent company. If your company is too focused on things like hair color, piercings, and tattoos, you may be excluded exceptional people who can bring all […]

4 Tactics for Hiring the Right Candidate

Hiring the right candidate for a job can sometimes seem like wandering through a dense forest with a blindfold over your face when you have too many applicants. After a while, they all start to seem the same if you do lots of interviews in one day, which is an inefficient use of your time. You might like a candidate’s ideas, but they lack qualifications. The opposite could also happen, where the qualifications are a perfect match for the job, but the candidates seems to lack creativity. Whatever the situation is, it can make the hiring process easier to keep four basic tactics in mind for finding the right person for the job. List the Position on the Right Job Sites Start out with a good crop of people and list the position on the right websites. If you’re in a narrow field, definitely identify the job listing sites that focus on the profession and see what kind of response […]