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5 Things You Need for a Better Life as a Freelancer

5 Things You Need for a Better Life as a Freelancer-Chispa Magazine

Living as a freelancer is a dream for many, but it is a dream that may not suit everyone. While life as a freelancer may seem relaxing and fun from the outside, there are plenty of challenges to overcome along the way. You are basically in charge of your entire professional life, and every decision…

Turn Your Love Affair with Beauty into a Career

Beauty-Make Money-Chispa Magazine

There should be no shame in admitting your passion for beauty. What is pleasing to the eye is exactly that, a pleasure, and no one should feel deny themselves their pleasures. Working in the beautification industry gives you an opportunity to express your artistic talents and create a business for yourself while doing it. Having…

Tips on Job Hunting While Pregnant

Tips on Job Hunting While Pregnant-Chispa Magazine

Looking for a job can be a stressful process. When you’re pregnant and job searching, that stress can be even greater. The last thing you may want to think about when growing a human is finding new employment, but that’s sometimes how life goes. To make the process easier, it’s important to go into your…

The Need For More Women Involved in Environmental Protection

Women-Biologist-Scientist-Chispa Magazine

The offerings of both men and women are valuable to creating diverse and cohesive teams. The unfortunate truth, however, is the female gender is still wildly underrepresented in scientific fields, including those that contribute to environmental protection. According to Forbes, only 12 percent of available jobs in the green energy field are held by women.…

Office Rituals from Around the World

Working Around the World-Chispa Magazine

There is nothing surprising when we say that cultures differ depending on a particular region of the world. This is perfectly normal, as different people do things differently on a daily basis but they can still come to an understanding and do business together. You would expect the office rituals to be more or less…

It Was Like… Magic

Magic-Chispa Magazine-Maggie Sabatier-Smith

“It was like… magic.” How many of us remember that line from the movie Sleepless in Seattle? In the movie Sam Baldwin (Hanks) describes it like this, “It was a million tiny little things that, when you added them all up, they meant we were supposed to be together, and I knew it. I knew…

Generosity—It’s a Lifestyle

Prison Ministry-Chispa Magazine

Generosity. It comes from the heart and compels us to take action. The more we use it, the greater it becomes to the point where it’s just a lifestyle choice. For some it’s easy to be generous with others yet they forget to be generous with themselves. God is so very generous to us—why not…

Five Ways To Avoid An Accident At Work

Avoid Accidents at Work-Chispa Magazine

Unfortunately, accidents in the workplace do happen but the good news is that they can often also be avoided. It’s important to put your safety in your own hands and take precautions that are going to help you dodge any unwanted situations. It’s in your best interest as an employee to learn ways for how…