12 Things You Can Do for Your Small Business While Watching Netflix

“92 percent of respondents reported binge viewing at some point, demonstrating that binge viewing is a new norm.” The average couch potato (like me) probably won’t lose much from an intense Friends marathon, but that level of downtime can seriously affect an entrepreneur's productivity. Here are 12 things you can do for your small business […]

Shopify: The Right Way to Monetize a Blog (With Lessons From Wait But Why)

There was once a time when if you wanted to live as a creator—as an artist—you needed a wealthy patron who was willing to sponsor and encourage your work. In many ways, creators still need patrons to support their work today. But the "patron" now consists of the many people that make up a creator’s audience—their […]

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Photo Credit: PowerfulJRE YouTube 影片截圖 美國證券交易委員會(SEC)指控「鋼鐵人」Elon Musk 涉及證券詐欺一案最後終於有了結果,Musk 將以辭去 Tesla 董事長一職、另與公司交付 2000 萬美元罰款,以及任命兩席獨立董事等條件與 SEC 和解。 雖然 Elon Musk 將依然擔任 Tesla 執行長,但根據和解協議,他將在 45 天內正式辭去 Tesla 董事長職務務,而且三年內不得回任。而且這兩席新的獨立董事將會額外負責與 Elon Musk「溝通」,控制 Elon Musk 對外的言行舉止避免他發布誤導性消息。根據報導,原本 SEC 是要直接禁止 Elon Musk 可出任任何一間上市公司的董事、高層。 Elon Musk 近期一系列的荒腔走板行為始於八月上旬,他透過 Twitter 宣佈有意將以 720 億資金把 Tesla 私有化,來進一步加速技術開發進程,確保不受董事會、股東的「牽制」,此舉引發各界議論紛紛,被外界認為可能是炒作話題藉以哄抬「股價」。 但 Elon Musk 隨後又否認說法,被 SEC 認為是捏造事實,誤導投資人進而提告。到了九月上旬,Elon Musk 進一步在直播節目公開吸食大麻,同時會計長 Dave Morton、人資長 Gaby […]

HRD: HRIS leader reveals the future of tech-based tools

HRIS leader reveals the future of tech-based toolsby Emily Douglas 21 Sep 2018 Online HR information hub HRD spoke to Dolly Oyenuga, a seasoned HRIS specialist, who revealed what first ignited her passion in all this people-related. “My role essentially is the IT arm of the HR function,” she prefaced. “I manage the HRIS systems […]

Referral Marketing Targets Precisely (Referral Marketing Series 2/5)

Goals-achieving marketing campaigns are always being back up by an enchanting story and a precise target audience, i.e. customers. People to people referral including word-of-mouth, online recommendations at social media, ratings at Google Map, discussion in forums and alike are reaching out to the audience in a naturally selective way because people who speak with […]

SCMP: China’s booming live streaming industry may have reached its peak

Dealing with scandals, regulatory scrutiny and rising costs, China’s live streaming industry has reached a turning pointBy Amanda Lee The party could soon be over for China’s booming live streaming industry, which saw revenue triple last year, as the tens of millions of yuan a year paid out to top presenters becomes unsustainable amid a […]

招聘 行业分析师 – 新锐大数据金融公司

行业分析师 – 新锐大数据金融公司 BěijīngPermanent• 大数据运用到传统金融行业的新兴产业团队背景全部都是有顶尖学历背景和大型金融或互联网机构背景的杰出人士 About Our Client年轻开放的数据技术创业公司,将数种非常规数据源的百亿条级原始数据过滤处理、建模分析后生产出的数据产品提供给全球机构投资者和企业用户;客户主要为香港和美国的对冲基金和部分公募基金、私募股权基金。 Job Description跟踪并分析各种行业和公司的商业动态,成为一个业务"专家",能从投资人的角度理解公司的发展趋势和业绩指标;将对于行业分析的理解输出到产品身上,挖掘客户的数据痛点,并转换成数据产品idea;与数据产品经理和数据分析师一起,计划、把控、并交付产品的开发与提升,包括挖掘数据源内容、制定数据收集规格、监督统计抽样策略与分析、验证数据质量及验收可视化平台的内容与交互逻辑等;维护与数据产品相关的金融模型,跟踪数据产品和官方数据的关系并推进优化;从客户角度为线上平台的交互体验和功能提出改进需求,推动平台体验在行业里的领导地位 The Successful Applicant拥有金融投资或互联网相关业务数据分析经验,能够独立从金融和运营层面分析不同业务的数据;能够主动搜集相关资料和新闻,将信息融合到金融模型里动态跟踪;做过投资决策、客户咨询项目、或公司内部战略的核心分析,能把握分析项目框架、分析结论的整体呈现,并保证高质量的产出;热爱数据和技术,愿意接触不同类型的数据并了解数据生产过程;985本科及以上学历;经济、统计、CS、数学、金融、社会科学或其他计量专业等相关专业背景;英文水平可满足商业应用,阅读与撰写报告、邮件、文档无障碍 What's on Offer优厚的薪资待遇和不设限制的晋升发展未来;熟悉大数据在金融领域的应用

Called T Noie, which refers to the house’s T-shaped structure, the 102-square-metre, two property is located in Toyot

Japanese architect Katsutoshi Sasaki has built himself a new family home, featuring a dark-painted facade of red cedar and a bright, airy interior. Called T Noie, which refers to the house's T-shaped structure, the 102-square-metre, two property is located in Toyota, Aichi Prefecture. From the outside, the tall and narrow building appears to have very few […]

Introducing UPLIVE

The Gifto Protocol Global content and social platforms such as YouTube, Instagram, Facebook have allowed anyone to easily create content and build a fanbase. However, these content platforms mostly still rely on advertising to generate revenue. The key limitation of the advertising model is that it places control of revenue generation with centralized companies, including […]

Reblog: Top 12 Most Annoying PowerPoint Presentation Mistakes (12 of 12)

Make sure you have a position in the room where you can stand so everybody can clearly hear what you’re saying. 12. Testing Your Presentation Before every single presentation that you present, be sure to set aside time to test out your presentation in the room that you’re hosting it to make sure that you’re well prepared. Test out your […]

Reblog: Top 12 Most Annoying PowerPoint Presentation Mistakes (11 of 12)

99% of your focus should be on your audience. 11. Reading from the Presentation This is easily one of the most common mistakes that people make and guarantees an unsuccessful presentation. Always remember that your slideshow is there to accompany what you’re saying and shouldn’t be used as a script. If you’re simply reading from your presentation, this is incredibly boring for […]

Reblog: Top 12 Most Annoying PowerPoint Presentation Mistakes (10 of 12)

If you’re representing a business or organisation, try to fit your slides to match your brand’s image. 10. No Slide Consistency While you want your slide to be engaging, eye-catching and to hold your viewer’s attention, it’s bad practice to mix up colours, fonts and text styles in your presentations. If you’re going from slide […]

Reblog: Top 12 Most Annoying PowerPoint Presentation Mistakes (9 of 12)

ClipArt just represents a tacky presentation. 9. Using ClipArt Personally, this is one of the most annoying mistakes that people implement into their presentations. ClipArt just represents a tacky presentation and shows that you’ve either rushed your presentation and couldn’t be bothered to find images or just didn’t put enough effort into your presentation. In some cases, it may seem comical to put them into […]

Reblog: Top 12 Most Annoying PowerPoint Presentation Mistakes (8 of 12)

Spelling mistakes, grammar errors and poorly used punctuation will stand out like a sore thumb. 8. Using a Poor-Quality Presentation This is a huge problem if you have checked over your presentation before presenting it. You need to make sure that your presentation is high-quality and free from errors, otherwise, you’ll be harming your own credibility as a presenter and people […]

Reblog: Top 12 Most Annoying PowerPoint Presentation Mistakes (7 of 12)

Avoid putting the most important information at the edges of your slide. 7. Hiding the Important Information When it comes to conveying your information within the slides of the presentation, it’s essential that you highlight the important information. This means you should avoid putting the most important information at the edges of your slide, rather into the middle where it’s […]

Reblog: Top 12 Most Annoying PowerPoint Presentation Mistakes (6 of 12)

Using a light text on a light background is bad, especially for those sitting at the back of your presentation. 6. Poorly Contrasted Slides Contrasting is one of the most important habits you need to learn for creating professional PowerPoint presentations. The worst-case scenario of this is using white text on a white background, which you’re obviously not going to […]

Reblog: Top 12 Most Annoying PowerPoint Presentation Mistakes (5 of 12)

The best way is to create your own images for PowerPoint presentation so you can be sure that they are not abstract but absolutely perfect for the topic of your presentation. 5. Not Formatting Images Correctly If you’ve ever seen a PowerPoint presentation where someone has added images, either from Google Image Search or otherwise, you’ll be aware of the fact that it’s so annoying when […]

Reblog: Top 12 Most Annoying PowerPoint Presentation Mistakes (4 of 12)

Simply use hard transitions. 4. Using Poor Transitions We all know that PowerPoint comes with a tonne of built-in transitions which take you from one slide to the next. This includes fades in, fade-outs, cut-across slides and much more. However, these are simply distracting to your presentation and should be avoided at all costs. Simply use hard transitions.

Reblog: Top 12 Most Annoying PowerPoint Presentation Mistakes (3 of 12)

Embed everything you want to share within your presentation. 3. Leaving the Presentation Midway Through During your presentation, you may find that you need to play a video, show some images or in some other way share some form of multimedia with your audience. However, this is one of the worst things that you can do since it breaks […]

Reblog: Top 12 Most Annoying PowerPoint Presentation Mistakes (2 of 12)

Try to keep your graphs simple and easy to read. 2. Using Complex Charts Charts are sometimes a necessity when it comes to PowerPoint presentations, and they are a great way to convey large amounts of data in an easy to read format. However, it’s easy to get carried away when designing these charts and add too much information […]

Push: Visit NYC’s best cultural institutions for free with a library card

New York City is home to some of the most renowned cultural institutions in the world, and starting this week, The New York Public Library is making it even easier for New Yorkers to enjoy these remarkable destinations with Culture Pass , a service that allows library cardholders to visit cultural institutions throughout the city […]

The Austrian Chamber of Commerce 4th Hong Kong International Business Awards 

The Austrian Chamber of Commerce 4th Hong Kong International Business Awards Thursday, September 6 2018 Dear Members and Friends, AustroCham is proud to be one of the supporting organizations for the Hong Kong Business International Awards 2018. Hong Kong Business International Business Awards is an initiative to recog­nize the contributions of International firms to Hong Kong and […]

Job Board Corporate Massager *Must be legally permitted to work in Hong Kong*

Job BoardCorporate Massager *Must be legally permitted to work in Hong Kong* JD 1. Massage services to a female Managing Director2. Onsite massage services to clients 3. Sales and marketing via TaoBao and WeChat Working Hours-HKT 5pm to 8pm– Per order Salary payment information Salary– Massage hourly rate at HKD 100 for female; HKD 120 […]

BOF: Kate Spade, Pioneering Accessories Designer, Dead at 55

Spade led a fashion revolution in the 1990s with her influential handbag designs, transforming the accessories market along the way.Source: GettySHARECOMMENTBY LAUREN SHERMANJUNE 5, 2018 17:24Save NEW YORK, United States — Kate Spade, the pioneering accessories designer who created one of the world’s first-ever “It” bags in the 1990s, has been found dead in her […]

A Hong Kong Trust

A Hong Kong Trust can be created with a settlor’s declaration that a trustee holds property for the benefit of a specific person(s) or for a purpose. Then the settlor transfers the property to the trustee. This is basic English common law followed in the United Kingdom, its colonies and territories for centuries. Former colonies […]

🛎The Business of Fashion: Global Market Sell-Off Clips Luxury’s Wings

MARKET PULSE Global markets took a plunge at the beginning of February, wiping out any gains the SLI made on the back of a stronger than expected 2017. Source: Shutterstock6 SHARESCOMMENTBY PIERRE MALLEVAYSMARCH 6, 2018 18:27Save LONDON, United Kingdom — More good news regarding the luxury sector’s performance in 2017 did little to offset a long-anticipated sell […]