Tag: Richard Eisenberg

Vote for The Encore Prize to Help Kids

Here’s an easy way to help make a difference in the lives of children who need champions: Vote for your favorites among the 15 semi-finalists for The Encore Prize: Generation to Generation Challenge. Encore.org, a nonprofit dedicated to building a brighter future for future generations, created The Encore Prize (actually, two prizes of $50,000 apiece).… … Continue reading Vote for The Encore Prize to Help Kids

5 Unexpected Places to Find Work

(Editor’s Note: This story is part of a partnership between Chasing the Dream and Next Avenue.) People looking for work often find that the best way to get hired these days is through a referral. So that means networking is essential. But don’t limit yourself to networking over a cup of coffee, through email or… … Continue reading 5 Unexpected Places to Find Work

The Biggest Estate Planning Mistake People Make

If you are like most people, when you hear the words “estate planning,” you probably think of writing a will, to explain who will get what you own when you die. The problem is, a will has little or nothing to do with you. It’s all about planning for someone else. In reality, estate planning… … Continue reading The Biggest Estate Planning Mistake People Make

How to Mentally Handle Financially Tough Times

(Editor’s Note: This story is part of a partnership between Chasing the Dream and Next Avenue.) Stress caused by financial difficulties can become chronic, especially if the financial difficulties are ongoing. So how do you deal with it? Many people don’t. Money is one of the most difficult subjects for people to talk about. It… … Continue reading How to Mentally Handle Financially Tough Times