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If you are looking for a career change or beginning college and wanting to know what to study, it can be overwhelming. However, there are a few careers that are going to put you in a great position to succeed. These careers have a need everywhere and are always...
In today's world, the line between a business and a community is becoming blurred. No longer can you afford to sit on the sidelines and passively hope that your community will grow and improve. To get the most out of your community, use the following things that businesses do...
Dubai is taking an initiative to develop certain computer technology such as 3D printer’s and the use of different smart devices like cellular phones is rising. Technological development has grown tremendously with an ever-increasing smartphone app demand that Dubai fulfills for phone companies like Samsung and Apple. Just the...
You might think starting a local marketing agency will provide fun work that seems like play. Perhaps you watched a TV show that made it look cool or you saw a neighbor doing it and thought, "That looks easy." TV produces fiction - even on "reality" shows. Your neighbor...
Building a successful company isn’t easy. It goes far beyond simply having a great idea for a product. It also goes beyond investing money into physical assets like machinery, supplies and a building. To have a successful company, you need to have people you can rely on at all...
The internet brings many positive elements to our lives, and the ability to buy and sell cars is one of them. Online car sales and purchases are growing in popularity as each year passes. The following are five benefits that keep bringing people back to the computer screen to...
Of all the people that walked onto Harvard's campus in the fall of 2002, nobody would have predicted that Mark Zuckerburg, a programming genius but otherwise nondescript college freshman from New York state, would build a site called Facebook and become one of the wealthiest people in the world. But...
Employees who possess superior skills, training and abilities can be an asset that no employer can afford to overlook. Businesses that choose to promote from within in order to foster loyalty, improve morale or to build long-term relationships with their staff and employees may have much to gain by...
Ras Al Khaimah has achieved a Guinness World Record with its latest adventure tourism product – Jebel Jais Flight: The World’s Longest Zipline. The official certification was handed over to Sheikh Saud Bin Saqr Al Qasimi, Ruler of Ras Al Khaimah, by Hoda Khachab, the official adjudicator from Guinness World...
It might be true that in the traditional sense, the government and businesses don't get along as well as other entities. However, when it comes to some things like technology (that the government usually lagged behind on) there are big changes in the mix. You might be surprised to...
Technology is so dynamic and moves at breakneck speeds that the next big thing is on the table before we internalize or even incorporate the last one. The success of a business enterprise can be made or broken by the willingness of the company’s management or ownership to embrace...
One problem that enterprises always run into is the spread of disorganization. This misfortune is a systemic problem and hurts the organization, especially in the area of workflow. Poorly organized businesses will always have a tough time competing with organized challengers. One of the most significant issues is confusion,...
If you have an entrepreneurial spirit, you might be eager to start your own small business. Doing so gives you complete freedom over your financial destiny. With a failure rate of roughly 50 percent by four years, however, you shouldn't quit your day job just yet. Thankfully, there are...
Complaining about working the 9-to-5 grind is something many people do incessantly. Complaining, however, never changes anyone's position in life. Action, on the other hand, could set preferred changes in motion. One action disgruntled and underappreciated employees may do is start their own business. Taking a life-changing initiative certainly...
There are numerous factors that determine the success of an organization. One of these factors is the relationship of the employer with his/her workers. No entrepreneur can make progress without engaging other people to work along. An employee is therefore crucial to the success of the entity. The employee...
If you want to increase the engagement of your employees, you have to measure how they perform on a daily basis, and use the results to change the company’s performance. As business owners, we all want to have happy employees who are productive and enthusiastic enough to provide quality work...
The world’s richest 1 percent raked in 82 percent of the wealth created last year, according to a new report by poverty-fighting nonprofit Oxfam. Just 42 people now hold as much wealth as the poorest 3.7 billion, the organization said. In the U.S., the country’s three richest people have...
Skype, the popular software that allows users to make voice and video calls between computers, mobile phones and tablet devices via internet, has been blocked in the UAE. According to a tweet by UAE-based telecom companies Etisalat and du, the access to Skype has been blocked over unlicensed VoIP calls. "The...
You are not alone! Pursuing a career in a field that you did not study for is increasingly becoming a norm for college graduates. They tend to find out that the degree they acquired does not line up with what they want to do. Did you know that 73%...
Non-profit organizations have a unique challenge when it comes to funding. They can’t depend on shareholders like for profit organizations can. They need to prove that their cause is worth investing in. It is sometimes difficult generate interest in the cause without compromising the mission. There are also issues...
he website claimed to offer free tickets after people responded to a 'yes/no' question. Dubai's flagship airline Emirates on Sunday issued a warning that it will take legal action against parties spreading rumours about the carrier after a hoax website claimed that the airline was offering free tickets. "We are giving...
You can never act too early when it comes to thinking about your next big career move. This change may show up as a new job or a step forward in your current industry. This article will give you some of the best jobs that you can get for...
Choosing the right e-commerce platform is an important step in launching an online store. While you can theoretically build an online store using Notepad, it's incredibly difficult and time consuming. Using an e-commerce platform, however, simplifies the process while allowing you to focus on other aspects of your business...
There are many people who want to start a small business in 2018. Starting a business requires a lot of hard work and dedication. However, it is one of the best ways that you can take control of your life for the future. Not only will you have more...
In today's current marketplace and with the growing use of the Internet, landing that next big client requires a lot of time and preparation considering the large amount of competition that business owners now face. That means being considered for a new project requires newcomers to bring their "A"...
The intelligent digital transformation is increasingly becoming the foundation n what the future of digital companies and their ecosystems will be built. The technology and enterprise architecture of any firm will determine the competitive edge of the 21st-century retail organization. Retail chain and store owners and managers should evaluate...
When you run a business, it's easy to get caught up in the products and services you offer, as those play the biggest role in your company's success. But there's more to success than the quality of your product. Customer relations also play a huge role in whether your...
A fantastic resume can do a great deal towards making someone look attractive to a potential employer. Multifaceted experience in both work and education both play a major factor in standing apart from a crowd of other applicants. A great resume and even better experience won't do much for...
As a manager, you know that your job is to build a strong sales team, and nothing keeps everyone on the same page like the occasional sales meeting. Unfortunately, many managers go into a meeting unprepared or with an unclear idea of what they want to communicate to their...
As a shopper, most people like to make informed decisions about the products, going online to do research and understand just what attributes and features appeal to them the most so that they will buy the right product. If you flip that around, what you may notice is that...