Melissa Playford, Editorial Staff

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Melissa Playford has started several successful businesses but has also had her fair share of failures and setbacks. Melissa now generously passes on her learned experience through her prolific writing on a variety of business topics that are of interest and commentating on the business world as a whole.

Microsoft Corporation: One Of The World’s Tech Giants

Microsoft Corporation is an American multinational tech company. It is headquartered in Redmond, Washington. Microsoft develops, manufactures, and sells computer software, personal computers, consumer electronic devices, and other related services. Bill Gates and Paul Allen founded Microsoft. It was founded at a time when owning computers didn't mean much. But...

Revealed! Companies pay dividends because they have earned so much

Generally, companies are not obliged to pay dividends. It is within the discretion of the company to determine whether or not payment of dividends is suitable. Here is a helpful tip for those who don't know what dividends are. Dividends are corporate earnings that are usually paid to shareholders. ...

Return On Investment (ROI): Getting The Investment Right On Paper

Investment has an ever-evolving scenery. This extremely dynamic nature requires a proper understanding of the basic rules. Understanding these basic rules includes knowing the different types of investments and determining the return from each. Returns on Investment (ROI) is the ratio between net profit and the cost of an investment....

Revealed! How to create innovative ideas for company’s growth

Innovative ideas are essential for a company's growth. Innovative ideas create long-term value for companies with the support of consumers, markets, and stakeholders, etc. In other words, innovative ideas help companies leverage various relationships to create an opportunity for future growth. It is important to know that when innovative...

Exxon Mobil: The Evolution Of The Oil Giant

Exxon Mobil is an oil and gas operations company. It is a company that is saddled with the responsibility of exploring, developing, and distributing crude oil and natural gas. Notably, this duty is carried through the companies' divisions and affiliates. Exxon Mobil produces and sells petrochemicals like aromatics, polyethylene,...

Investing In Mineral Resources: Gold

Minerals are non-renewable resources for the construction, manufacturing, and energy companies. For states that are endowed with many such resources, it has proven to be a dependable contributor to the economy. However, it must be explored in a well conservative manner. Hence, the U.S. Natural Resources Conservation Service. To...

Building An Investment Through Knowledge

The values of stocks, bonds, and other securities cannot be guaranteed. They constantly fluctuate with different market conditions. However, there is the U.S. Security and Exchange Commission (SEC). Their role is to enforce laws given as to how investments are offered and sold. Therefore, it is expedient to be...

Roles Of The Stock Market On Investment

The stock market is coming together of buyers and sellers who trade in stock. It is nothing like a grocery for buying bread or meat. Firstly, the solitary option is not just to buy stocks; stocks can as well be sold. Secondly, there is a more thorough process for...

Investment In The Billionaire’s Club

Since the start of the 21st century, household names such as Bill Gates, Warren Buffet, Jeff Bezos, Mark Zuckerberg, and Larry Ellison have been at the top of the billionaire rich list. Therefore, it is important to learn one or two lessons from their distinctive understanding of making money. Of...

Customers Shaping E-Commerce Growth This Year

E-commerce is an abbreviation for Electronic Commerce. A simple definition will be the act of buying and selling over the internet. It has become conventional in people’s daily life. After all, there is always an everyday need for purchase. E-commerce then steps in to meet the supply of such...