Learning Saves When Those in Need Knock

Training and learning are fundamental for any professional. Keeping up with the latest developments enable entrepreneurs to provide the best service for their customers and improve their own return on investment. Healthcare providers take professional development...

Should we be worried about our past?

On leaving behind digital breadcrumbs. In his revealing and subliminal book on Business Strategy, Only the Paranoid Survive, Intel’s C.E.O Andrew S. Grove (God rest his soul) wrote one of the most eerie sentence; “In technology,...

Innovation or just insanity?

It’s a screen within a screen, packed into another screen; incase you missed the previous screens. Because more screens, that’s why! It’s “Innovation”. “Hey You, You like screens?” Here you go, we made a phone with screen of...

Finding Direction in a World of Images

The term ‘image’, which in today’s world has made it to the top in terms of its popularity, has made a leap because of its relationship to personal efforts of trying to live more...

EU’s Article 13, and how it affects “you” as a creator.

The Copyright Law that is about more than just “Meme-Control”. Let’s unpack this subject in a manner that we can all comprehend, since I’m sure we’re not all lawyers and copyright specialists; we’re creators. Hence, I’ll...

Forget about Oil, Water is the future.

We’re not running out of alternatives for fuel. The energy sector was once a booming glory of investors, no matter the market’s state — the argument could always be made for Liquid Gold. Oil. The Pinnacle of all...

To Gain an Edge, Influencers Move Markets

Influencer marketing raises several questions: Not only what is it, but is it still a thing? Henny Mohenyi Maruapula adamantly affirms the second part. After all, he makes his livelihood in the trade. Through his...

Your wallpaper is a reflection of your mood.

And it affects your productivity. Sensory response, through vision, can invoke a sense of emotion. Like seeing an advertisement at the subway as we wait for our train to come, those L.E.D’s are silently doing...

Why I didn’t attend my graduation.

…I kinda sorta fell asleep, and here’s why “Degrees” are bullshit. Alright, who’s next — alright Nabeel Tahir, may you please approach the stage. “He’s not here.” “Where is he?” “He’s asleep, I think.” “He’s not here for his...

The Digital Illusion of Not Being Evil

When it comes to whether still to use social media or not given the increasing number of trials regarding data protection laws, various thought-provoking ideas have been outpouring. Most of these ideas do not...

Lead by Example, Not Force.

It’s a lot easier to set the rules in place, and have them enforced through management. It’s difficult, to lead by setting an example — a technique I think is more valuable than forced rules...

Good Security Protects Us From Ourselves

Data you collect is vulnerable to hackers. They might make direct attacks or compile seemingly unrelated and non-threatening information. That ultimately puts people at risk. Victor Santoyo has made a living guarding against and swatting...

7 Ways Wealthtech is Digitizing Wealth Management

“Customer experience is chief among the areas where traditional financial institutions have fallen short. 70% of millennials would rather visit their dentists than their bankers.” Harit Talwar, Head of Marcus at Goldman Sachs. Not long...

Running to Get Rid of the Crazy: How Working Out Increases Your Productivity

There is no better way to start the workday than with a workout. I try to do so at least four days a week, before seeing to my duties as Managing Principal at Soho...

Technological Disruption and the Future of Jobs

As the technological disruption & automation gathers pace with every passing day so does the debate on the issue of jobs being taken away from humans to machines. Although there is some merit to...

Break the stranglehold of debt

“We are pretty much risk-averse, until we are not. Without any reason, we just jump against our better judgement.”   Therein lies today’s consumer mindset. As Iva Ignjatovic summed it up, people are leery about spending...

Italy must ask Turkey if it really should wish to have its own lira...

My proprietary net positive scoring (NPS) process has in recent weeks ranked both Turkey and Italy somewhat surprisingly well. In the last few days, however, the scores have diverged, and markets seem to be...

Circular Economy is the solution for a sustainable future

The concept of Circular economy is a relatively new one but has gained a lot of traction in recent years with the World moving away from the perishable and finite resources like coal, gasoline...

Will There Be an Internet of Electricity?

Blockchain, whose popularity has grown in lockstep with developments in the cryptocurrency market (Bitcoin, Ethereum, et. al.), is poised to expand into new territories. The energy industry, which is decentralizing gradually, may well advance...

Organizational Change Begins with Me

They teach us that a significant role in the transformation of an organization is played by clearly defined business goals, the relationship of a leader with people and well-chosen communication tools. And although I...