Category Archives: Business & Economy

Every Bit of Your Coin’s Worth

If you have paid even a small ounce of attention to any media news you will have noticed the hype surrounding cryptocurrency investment over the last few years, with particular prominence the years of 2017 and 2018. Skyrocketing to a peak of a little bit

Selling without selling

Brands ditch traditional advertising strategies to seek millennial customers online Change is always hard because people are reluctant to move out of their comfort zones. But in the greater scheme of things, change is inevitable. Former US President Barack Obama said, “When times change, so

Is E-Commerce the Holy Grail of Retail?

The world has made a swift transition from conventional commerce to E-commerce in the recent past, and the impact has been all-encompassing and enduring. Customers are embracing the e-commerce route with gusto, compelling the big businesses to jump onto the bandwagon and small businesses to

How do Trump’s domestic tax cuts affect the world?

When Klaus Schwab held the first Economic Forum in the early 70s, he would not have expected a leader like President Donald Trump to ever see a place on his platform. Yet, on January 26th the esteemed founder saw himself congratulating the President for his

The layman’s guide to cryptocurrency and bitcoin

Talking about cryptocurrency is not new. It is already a household name worldwide. At the same time, we can’t talk about cryptocurrency without mentioning Bitcoin. Created in 2009, Bitcoin is a digital currency introduced as open source software by an MIT student named Satoshi Nakamoto.

The Race for the World

  Every day, seemingly, a new article appears, heralding Jack Ma as a semi-holy figure in the oriental realm of China. The charismatic billionaire, founder of Alibaba Group, certainly emanates an aura, with his passionate speeches and wide-sweeping gestures accompanying his grand pronouncements captivating viewers

What big business trends should we expect to see in 2018?

It is set to be a good year for business. According to forecasts by The World Bank, this year will see global economic growth hit 3.1 percent following a surprising year of stronger-than-expected recovery in trade, manufacturing and investment in 2017. In particular, growth in

How Tech Disrupted the Business World

Technology has always played an integral part in society, but it is only recently that digitalization has been expanded and adopted on a global scale. According to Oklahoma Small Business Development Centers, “technological infrastructure affects the culture, efficiency and relationships of a business”, furthermore, it