Bangkok’s Time To Shine

THE TROUBLES in Hong Kong could have a lasting impact on the luxury watch trade in Asia. Depending on how the demonstrations are resolved, there could be longterm disruptions to...

Hong Kong’s Butterfly Effect On Watches

THE MONTHS of violent protests in Hong Kong are causing Swiss watch companies to watch proceedings with some concern. The protests were initially over an extradition bill and when that was...

Finding That Innovative Bone In Your Body

The aversion to change in many situations is often the best strategy. You’ve picked a way of doing something and that’s a smart move; that’s a characteristic of human...

New Emojis To Q For

WORDS failing you more than usual of late?  Get in touch with a lexicon, or it could be all those stickers and emojis you've been littering your messages with.  Hey, but...

Do Computers Dream Of Artificial Happiness?

THE COLD, calculating world of Artificial Intelligence (AI) is seldom, if ever, associated with human happiness. Designed for automation and improved performance, intent on leading to enhanced outcomes, AI is...

Preparation Is Key For A Leader

NO MATTER how busy you are, if you don't invest time in thinking about what your objective is, who your audience is, and what the key message is, the...

Leaders Should Learn To Focus

MANY highly educated individuals I have worked with — in key positions in organisations — have the tendency to go all over the place, so to speak, when they...
Seth Ravin, Rimini Street

Street Battles With The Giants

HE HAS been through the wars with his company, but Seth Ravin is still upbeat and full of optimism for what Rimini Street can offer small and medium enterprises...

Roll In The Changes

IF CHANGE is the only constant, then businesses that have prevailed over time have to constantly change to retain their edge. The impact of new technologies on various industries is...

Sharing In The Sharing Economy

THE CHANGES taking place in the automotive industry are manifold and impact different markets distinctly. In most markets, taxation imposes a heavy burden on the sticker price of cars. While...