Retirement

  • First new gTLD deleted from the net

    … .doosan today became the first new gTLD to be removed from the domain name system. It’s no longer showing up in the DNS root zone file, and IANA’s record lists it as “retired”. .doosan was a dot-brand managed by Korean conglomerate Doosan Group. The company never did anything with it before deciding to kill the TLD off last September. A month…

    Kevin Murphy/ DomainIncite- 10 readers -
  • Why You’re Already Retired as an Entrepreneur

    … If you are not an entrepreneur, this title probably sounds like an outrageous claim. But if you are an entrepreneur, you probably have some idea already that this is a valid concept. Generally speaking, entrepreneurs have a very different attitude and approach toward work than people who work for others. That includes retirement. There…

    Blogtrepreneur- 12 readers -
  • Bloggers: Who Has Your Back?

    … retire. Here are some tips for giving yourself the same kind of benefits you’d get while working for a major corporation. Paid Vacation Time Everybody needs to take a break from work every now and again, and one of the benefits of working independently is your ability to take time off whenever you please. This freedom comes with a downside…

    The Blog Heraldin Blogging- 9 readers -
  • Derek Jeter’s Final Season and Facebook

    … From his retirement announcement via a Feb. 12 Facebook post to the final innings of his Major League Baseball career last week, New York Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter has incorporated Facebook into his farewell season. Rob Shaw, who works on strategic partner development for sports media content at the social network, examined how Jeter’s swan…

    David Cohen/ AllFacebookin Social Facebook- 4 readers -
  • One Foot on the Golf Course: The Facts About Partial Retirement

    … So you’ve worked a long career at your job and put away plenty in your retirement fund…but is it enough? With prices steadily rising over time and your likely hope for a long life, it can be difficult to know when you’ve finally stored away enough nuts to go home for the winter. If your retirement fund fades away before you do, you could…

    Gail Gardner/ Growmap- 9 readers -