A History of US Financial Panics

A History of US Financial Panics

This article discusses the history of banking panics in the United States. It begins with a brief history of major banking panics in the United States, including the 1873, 1929, and 2008. It then discusses the causes of banking panics, including the failure of major banks and the collapse of the stock market. Banking panics […]

Tips for new engineering managers

If you’re an engineer who’s been promoted to management, congratulations! You’re now responsible for a team of people, and it’s a big responsibility. If you’ve never been a manager before, you’re probably wondering what to expect and how to be successful in your new role. Here are some tips for first-time engineering managers: First, expect […]

12 Tips For Successfully Negotiating A Job Offer

Tips For Negotiating A Job Offer

Negotiating a job offer is an important step in achieving success in your career. This article will provide 12 tips for negotiating a job offer, from researching salary ranges to understanding the company’s needs. We’ll also discuss how to create the best possible outcome. Finally, we’ll provide three books that cover this topic in greater […]

What is Equity Crowdfunding?

Equity Crowdfunding

In this post you will learn about equity crowdfunding and the author has created a free webscraping tool you can use to source deals! Read on to get access to this bonus file! Introduction: What is equity crowdfunding? Equity Crowdfunding is a form of fundraising that allows startup and small business owners to publicly sell […]

What’s the difference between a traditional and roth 401(k)?

What's the difference between a traditional and roth 401(k)?

There are two main types of 401(k)s – the Roth 401(k) and the traditional 401(k). Both have their own pros and cons, and it’s important to understand the difference between them before you make a decision about which one is right for you. This post will explain the differences between a Roth 401(k) and a […]

Quit by Annie Duke: Knowing Is Not The Same As Doing

Quit: The Power of Knowing When to Walk Away by Annie Duke

Quit: The Power of Knowing When to Walk Away by Annie Duke The following is an excerpt from Annie Duke’s newest book Quit: The Power of Knowing When to Walk Away. As a former professional poker player, Annie won more than $4 million in tournament poker before retiring from the game in 2012. Prior to […]

What should you do during a layoff? A Practical Guide to Navigating a Layoff

Navigating a layoff, a practical guide

Editor’s Note: If you are looking for a job or your company is hiring, please visit our SVIC Jobs Board.   Navigating a layoff If you’ve opened LinkedIn, or read the news the last few weeks, you’ve inevitably seen friends, family and current/former colleagues being impacted by layoffs. Having spent the last 15 years in […]

Former PayPal CFO’s Thoughts On The Twitter Layoffs

My thoughts on Twitter layoffs

The Wall Street Journal article: “Elon Musk Says Twitter Has Had Massive Revenue Drop as Layoffs Begin” Chief of social-media company cites activist groups pressuring advertisers, as many staffers brace to lose jobs   Twitter is an incredible company with a bright future.  But they have done an incredible-ley BAD job of managing their expenses, […]

Quit by Annie Duke: Your Quitting Decisions

Quit: The Power of Knowing When to Walk Away by Annie Duke

Quit: The Power of Knowing When to Walk Away by Annie Duke The following is an excerpt from Annie Duke’s newest book Quit: The Power of Knowing When to Walk Away. As a former professional poker player, Annie won more than $4 million in tournament poker before retiring from the game in 2012. Prior to […]

Understanding Types of Real Estate Loans

Understanding Types of Real Estate Loans

What we learned about lending for real estate – Part 3 of 3 This is part 3 out of 3 of a longer article, “What we learned about lending for real estate”.  We explore some often used loan products for financing real estate purchases. For this part, we’ll talk about the types of loans available […]