Category Archives: Reasons for Homelessness

Relating Homelessness to Microsoft ‘s Principles From an Employee’s Perspective

Jeff Raikes who worked for 27 years in Microsoft had this idea from the business world that could provide solutions in addressing the homelessness issue nowadays which is very common. In all those years working in the company, he’s had a lot of insights on how secure housing could be provided to every family out there.

you-work-for-me-signMost of these advices are for real estate agents or whoever sells houses to families for a living. Just like how Microsoft does it, they should make it a point to know their customers well in order to determine what their needs are. Eventually, as a seller, you would know how you could provide what’s best for them in the best way you can as well. This way, priorities are being set at an early stage and better planning allows the breadwinners of the families to identify ways on how they could budget their money to eventually own a house. This advice also goes to social workers out there who aid homeless families. Continue reading

Understanding Homelessness: Top Reasons Why People Lose Their Homes

Reasons for Homelessness

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There are many people who do not have roofs on their heads; or simply put, they are homeless. Homelessness seems to be an abstract concept to some. But why should it be when a person can see a homeless person daily?

Homelessness is a pervasive condition as there are homeless people all over the world, even in developed countries.

But what causes homelessness? Continue reading