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What Color Is Your Parachute? The Mechanics of the Job Hunt

This is the second part of The Simple Dollar Book Club reading of What Color Is Your Parachute?, a seminal…

Trent Hamm
Trent Hamm
Dec 10, 2007
How To Start A Business: 10 Things To Do First

I’ve had the opportunity to launch two successful small businesses in my life. Because of this, I regularly get emails…

Trent Hamm
Trent Hamm
Dec 10, 2007
Review: Now, Discover Your Strengths

Each Sunday, The Simple Dollar reviews a personal productivity or personal development book. After reading Buckingham’s most recent book, Go…

Trent Hamm
Trent Hamm
Dec 9, 2007
The Simple Dollar’s Wii Buying Guide for Christmas 2007

Usually, I don’t write about specific luxury goods, but over the last two weeks, I’ve received about twenty emails about…

Trent Hamm
Trent Hamm
Dec 9, 2007
Facing A Difficult Personal Finance Decision (Or Other Major Decision)? Try These Seven Techniques

As I mentioned a while back, I’m in the midst of making a pretty significant life decision: do I make…

Trent Hamm
Trent Hamm
Dec 8, 2007
Considering Cancelling Credit Cards? Read Our Tips.

I often get notes from people who have a small mountain of credit cards. They’re trying to figure out which…

Trent Hamm
Trent Hamm
Dec 7, 2007