Ponzi Scheme

The Ponzi Scheme 101: A Ponzi’s Life Cycle and Ways to Survive, Part 2

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We study the Ponzi scheme and different variables’ impacts, such as withdrawal rates, user growth rates, ceiling and so on. Impacts of Different Variables With reference to the basic model constructed in Part 1: We have just assumed...
Ponzi Scheme

The Ponzi Scheme 101: A Ponzi’s Life Cycle and Ways to Survive, Part 1

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We construct the model of a simple Ponzi scheme, deduce how long the scheme will last and when a rational promoter will skip town.  Basically, most of the dead P2P platforms or asset management products we...
WeWork

WeWork And The IPO Drama

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WeWork is one of the world’s most valuable startups, valued at $47 billion during its last round of funding in early 2019. The We Company, WeWork’s parent company, filed for IPO mid-August, and since...
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A Fully Automated Economy–How Can It Work?

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Imagine we go through the disruptive transition between an economy where we need to work to make a living, to one where we don’t. It is hard to imagine because in North America; we...
digital transformation

Digital Singularity: The Digital Transformation Guide for C-level Executives and Investors

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If you are a C-level executive, how do you steer your organization through a voyage of digital transformation? If you are an investor, how do you identify the right company in which to invest?...
forex trading

The Role of Quants on Forex Trading

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Many of the articles written about forex trading concentrate on two things. These are the forex markets themselves – how they move, when they’re open, what opportunities they offer – and the behavior of...
Collaboration with Competition

With Blockchain adoption is Collaboration the new Competition?

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Today, there is a need for various organizations to join hands and fight the pandemic battle at hand. These organizations are not limited to healthcare providers and include companies focussing on disruptive technologies such...
Best Practices

Startups and Independent Board Member – Best Practices

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In the past, I have discussed how to run board meetings effectively and how to work best with board observers. Continuing that conversation around best practices, this article is focused on a much overlooked...
Influencer marketing

Shopping for Influencers, Buyer Beware

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Influencer marketing is one of the hottest and sensitive topics on social media. People with influence can persuade skeptics to take a look at a business’ products and services. The more followers influencers have, the...
Truck Driver

The Truck Driver Shortage

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Why we have this problem, how it threatens our entire economy, and what we can do to solve it The U.S. Department of Labor recently published a provocative report. They asked, “Is the US labor market...
Presentation

5 Actionable Tips for Summarizing Your Data for Presentations

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No matter what field you are in, giving a presentation is part and parcel of the job. You may have data to share with your team, your managers, or with stakeholders, and presentations are...
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A NEW WORLD COMES (a COVID-19 Coronavirus Pandemic story): What might be the longer-term effects...

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We face a real but controllable crisis — a disease with very high infectiousness but moderate to low death rate (so long as hospitals and ventilator supplies hold out). While in the midst of the COVID-19 crisis...
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How big are the ‘Big Techs’?

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Looking back at the market cap of some of the largest companies in the World in the past 20 years, one can see how the underlying macroeconomic theme has evolved. This theme is driven...
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For Investors, Property Tech Goes Far Beyond a Smart Home

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At first listen, the term “property tech” seems to fit comfortably within the context of ultra-luxurious modernism. We picture something at home within sleek glass-and-metal walls and minimalist design. We imagine an AI-powered abode...
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How Technology Influences Small Business Lending

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Technology influences and reshapes every aspect of our lives. It's changed the way we pay bills, how we shop, how we dine, how we make a hotel reservation, and even how we hail a...
Well Planned Strategies

Well Planned Strategies Yield Best Returns

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Today’s brands have learned to take customer behavior trends seriously. Successful businesses have well laid out strategies that get results. One of those results drivers is Timothy Ntilosanje, who earned his credentials the hard way....
COVID-19 Crisis

Coronavirus crisis czars: Politicians Versus the neo-aristocrats

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Only four-month into the first reported Coronavirus case in Wuhan china, Microsoft cofounder and alleged philanthropist, Bill Gates, is contemplating to launch human-implantable capsules encompassing digital certificates. The implantable nanotechnology device also referred to...
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Cloud Made Simple for Undecided Career Change Planners: The Fundamentals

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Despite its fundamental role in today’s business, many IT job seekers are reluctant to embrace a career in cloud computing. Sophisticated technical concepts and jargon make it confusing and complicated. In this article, I use...
social selling

Social Selling Stretches Beyond Sales

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To make it as convenient as possible for consumers to purchase your products, position yourself where they are most of the time: browsing and conversing on social media. This is where entrepreneur Kahill Kuteesa excels....
short-term investment options of 2020

Handpicked resources for the best short-term investment options of 2020

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Investing is a great way to increase your net wealth. If you have saved a good amount of money by following a strict budget, proper financial planning, and using money management skills, then you...