Getting Over Your Fear Of Blogging

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Many of my friends have approached me recently with loads of questions around blogging. With the COVID-19 situation, many have been locked down in their home with much more time on their hands. In my opinion, blogging is much easier to handle than publishing longer-form content like a book. Even with all the curiosity, the number one reason I see …

Here is How the Tech Giants Are Handling the COVID-19 Situation

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Technology has grown at an exponential rate. With the recent pandemic, the power of staying connected and remote working has shown its promise, with many companies being able to operate at full capacity even during the lockdowns. Some of the biggest tech giants are leading this charge, with many of them not only giving their own employees time off and …

Here Are 7 Startups That Are Potentially IPOing In 2020

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2019 saw a bunch of IPOs in the tech world. These included Lyft, Zoom, Slack and many more giants. For many, IPOing is one way of successfully ‘exiting’ in the world of startups. Many startups IPO as early within their Series C rounds whilst others into their late venture rounds. Not only do VCs and investors get returns for their …

Why We Get Burnout Wrong 

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Being burnout is becoming somewhat of an epidemic.  You hear it everywhere. From friends, family or even acquittances, the word is commonly flooding our workplace vocabulary. Personally, I have definitely felt burnout over the years as I was working. I have taken vacations to ‘heal’ me from this problem with the same problem occurring again once I was back. The …

Why Amazon Echo Has Dominated The Market

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Over a quarter of US adults own a smart speaker system within their home. -Via TechCrunch Just hearing this statistic alone is amazing as only years ago, smart speaker systems were more of a novelty item. For background, the Amazon Echo itself was released in November 2014 (alongside Alexa) and has since capitalized on a growing hunger for a market …

Launch of Google Stadia: Why It’s A Mess

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The gaming industry has grown tremendously over the last few years, with games such as League of Legends, Dota 2 and more garnering millions of players around the world. What’s even more amazing is the technology that is growing with it.  As the world is moving into a cloud-first model, gaming is joining such movement.  One of these services is …

What You Need to Know About Airbnb’s IPO in 2020

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Airbnb announced on September 19th, 2019 (in a concise statement) that they would file for an initial public offering in 2020, following a long string of hot tech IPOs from Zoom, Uber, and Pinterest. This was following the unfortunate WeWork IPO fail, which has resorted to WeWork exec exits, massive layoffs, and more. Airbnb, which is a marketplace that allows …

5 Ways To Help Promote Your Content

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There is no doubt Medium is one of the best websites for not only reading content but producing it as well. From tech to arts, there are topics that everyone can find some interest in. As an online publishing platform, it gives new and experienced writers a chance to get their stories into a wide audience.  Unless your story gets …

Case Study of IKEA: Growth Of A Global Retail Giant

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If you haven’t heard of Ikea, you’re probably living under a rock.  Ikea, the Swedish furniture company, is a household name. Its helps design and sell ready to assemble furniture, home accessories and more. Founded by Ingvar Kamprad in 1943, he had the roots of a furniture dealer. Grown from local Swedish soil, he spent years occupying the local market …

5 Major Marketing Trends To Look Out For In 2020

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2020 is almost around the corner (can you believe it?) and there are some exciting developments and changes in the world of marketing. If you look back on how marketing has developed, the progress of it from simple advertising to what it is today is pretty amazing. But with technology developments as well as perception changes around the marketing ecosystem …