Why Louboutin Shoes Are So Expensive

Why Louboutin Shoes Are So Expensive Christian Louboutin’s trademark red-bottomed shoes have become iconic. Beyoncé wore a custom pair of boots for her Coachella performance, and Cardi B slipped on a pair of “bloody shoes” for her “Bodak Yellow” music video. But why do these heels cost hundreds, and sometimes thousands, of dollars? —————————————————— Business […]

Why Louboutin Shoes Are So Expensive

Why Louboutin Shoes Are So Expensive Christian Louboutin’s trademark red-bottomed shoes have become iconic. Beyoncé wore a custom pair of boots for her Coachella performance, and Cardi B slipped on a pair of “bloody shoes” for her “Bodak Yellow” music video. But why do these heels cost hundreds, and sometimes thousands, of dollars? —————————————————— Business […]

Blockchain could be the Solution to Climate Change – Dr. Philippa Ryan — ZyCrypto

A blockchain expert at the University of Technology Sydney Law, Dr. Philippa Ryan has said blockchain technology can provide solutions to the climate change concerns of the United Nations. Ryan mentioned this in Geneva during a hearing session of the UN at this year’s International Organization for Standardization (ISO) Week. Several presentations were made during… via […]

Registration for Crypto Games Conference Minsk is Open! October 17-18 — ZyCrypto

This time the international Crypto Games Conference will be held in the capital of Belarus, Minsk. The second international conference for crypto games developers will gather 6OO professionals from 25 countries. More than 1OO game projects will be presented, and DApp games will get unique opportunities. 45 speakers, only most topical talks. CGC Awards, CGC… via […]

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 […]

Straylite: Does Technology Breed Narcissism?

Technology is helping our students grow to be citizens of the world by cultivating their awareness and providing them a worldwide view,” says Tyra Frederick, educational technology coordinator and higher college English teacher at Brooklyn Prospect. With technology like that obtainable our future superheroes will have no trouble understanding which locations to patrol. Technology leads […]

Visionise Your Next Trip with Google’s New Touring Bird App

Picture: Google Touring Bird See everything before you walk it with Google's new Touring Bird app on your upcoming visits to Paris, Amsterdam, Barcelona, Los Angeles, Rome, San Francisco, and Toronto. Google's Touring Bird app features booking, price comparison, discovery tips and many more to combine all travelling websites into one tap to go. According […]

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 […]

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 […]

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: 20 Fatal Online Business Etiquette Mistakes and How to Avoid Them

Phone and Video Call Business Etiquette Business Etiquette Mistake #19: Not Preparing Properly Wherever you take your calls, you’ll want to appear professional and organized. More and more people are working from home. Last year, 43 percent of employed Americans said they spent at least some time working remotely. If you’re building your own e-commerce […]

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 […]

Reblog: Find the best HR and executive search jobs here

Pixar’s objective is to combine proprietary technology and world-class creative talent to develop computer-animated feature films with memorable characters and heartwarming stories that appeal to audiences of all ages. via Vice President, Human Resources Walt Disney – Emeryville, CA As an independent retained Executive Search Consultant, for decades, my practice has focused on Fortune 500 techno-industrial businesses. […]

Reblog: How to Respond to a Text From Your Ex & Make Them Leave You Alone for Good

Getting a text from your ex is never fun when you’ve already moved on; it can cause damages to your relationship if it’s not well taken care of. Here’s how to reply in a way that’ll make them leave you alone and quit bugging you for good. via How to Respond to a Text From Your […]

🛎 Oberlo Blog: 10 Vital TED Talks For Entrepreneurs Starting a Business

Tom Joseph LawGetting Started5 Mar, 201810 min read1 Comment Starting a business is tough.It takes guts, commitment, hard work… and constant development.In the words of Marshall Goldsmith: “What got you here won’t get you there.” So, where do you start?What do you need to do to succeed? What will see you through? In this quick-fire […]

🛎 Hunt Scanlon Media: Here’s how to source talent with AI

Among HR professionals and executive search consultants, the adoption of artificial intelligence is at a very early stage. But make no mistake! AI and automated technologies are about to transform the search for people. “AI is an enabling technology,” said Hunt Scanlon Media chief executive Scott A. Scanlon. “In the global hunt for talent, AI […]

Why Barbra Streisand’s cloned dogs aren’t identical to the original pet

https://theconversation.com March 1, 2018 8.37pm AEDT Russell Bonduriansky Wouldn’t it be wonderful if we could bring back a deceased loved one? Such ideas used to be pure science fiction, but recent advances in biotechnology seem to have brought this possibility within reach (at least for the wealthy). When American singer-actress Barbra Streisand lost her beloved […]

Push: IS SHARJAH MEDIA CITY FREE ZONE (SHAMS) RIGHT FOR YOU?

Located in Sharjah, a cultural leader within the UAE, Shams prides itself on being a hub for the media, trading and creative industries – and offers a number of specialised business services and facilities to help its inhabitants grow both locally and internationally. Shams also boasts world-class facilities and a vibrant business community that’s hard […]

Artificial Intelligence Ushers in a New Day for Companies and Recruiters

Hunt Scanlon Media: Artificial intelligence and automated technologies are about to transform the search for people. Acertitude co-founder and managing partner Rick DeRose breaks it all down and provides his insights on how the talent game is about to change for the better. February 23, 2018 – Artificial intelligence is transforming the face of workforces […]

Top Menu newsupdatehub 12 Indian banking apps found to be at risk

Android users, banking apps of some of the prominent Indian banks installed on your smartphone may be at risk. Quick Heal Security Labs has discovered an Android Banking Trojan that targets 232-plus banking and finance apps. Called Android.banker.A9480, the malware is designed to steal login credentials, hijack SMSes, show fake notifications, send USSD requests and […]

What the Best Job Websites Have In Common (And the Tools You Need to Recreate Them)

What the Best Job Websites Have In Common (And the Tools You Need to Recreate Them) Posted on November 14, 2017 by Donjete Vuniqi in Resources | 0 comments Job websites, they are one of the most searched kinds of sites out there. People spend hours on them on a regular basis, in the hope […]

Malaria testing and treatment increases worker wellness – as well as effort

Malaria testing and treatment increases worker wellness – as well as effortNovember 12, 2017 8.44pm AEDTIrrigated fields, like these in Nigeria, increase the risk of workers getting malaria. Arne Hoel / World BankAndrew Dillon, Pieter Serneels, and Sarah A. Kopper Disease can have a major impact on our working lives. Take malaria. It affects 3.2 billon […]

Jobs and robots: bracing for technological disruptions to comeNovember 12, 2017 8.43pm AEDTCalestous JumaRobots are advancing exponentially while human learning occurs at a much slower pace. Shutterstock Rapid advances in artificial intelligence and the rapid adoption of robots across diverse industries are stalking the fear of jobless growth. Responses to these developments have focused on what […]

Sheep can recognise celebrities from photographs, says amusing study with serious potential

Catherine Douglas https://youtu.be/7a7MqMg2JPY Sheep are surprisingly smart. New research from the University of Cambridge shows the animals can learn to recognise people from photographs, even people they’ve never seen in real life, such as celebrities. The researchers tested the sheeps’ recognition abilities using images of famous people including Barack Obama, actors Emma Watson and Jake […]

THE INSURANCE RENAISSANCE – AN INFOGRAPHIC BY MAJESCO

21 OCT 2017DIGITAL STRATEGY & IMPLEMENTATION, STRATEGY & IMPLEMENTATIONTHE INSURANCE RENAISSANCE – AN INFOGRAPHIC BY MAJESCO Article Synopsis :Digital customer expectations, new forms of competition, and relentless product innovation are all shaping the insurance industry in historic ways. This infographic, “The Insurance Renaissance”, from Majesco, tries gamely to sum up all the chaos in two colourful slides. […]

INSURERS’ DIGITAL REALITY – FEWER PREMIUMS, MORE COMPETITION – MCKINSEY

23 OCT 2017DIGITAL STRATEGY & IMPLEMENTATION, STRATEGY & IMPLEMENTATIONINSURERS’ DIGITAL REALITY – FEWER PREMIUMS, MORE COMPETITION – MCKINSEY Article Synopsis :For a long time, insurance proved resistant to digital technology’s disruptive power. Complex regulation, high capital reserves required to underwrite insurance, and underwriting skills and proprietary data built on years of experience kept the industry protected. But […]