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James Muscat, founder and CEO at Moviinn (Photo credit: Moviinn)

COVID-19 Response Painted Portugal as a Top Relocation Destination: Moviinn CEO

Relocating to a new country can be a daunting prospect but if you...
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia (Photo by CK Yeo on Unsplash)

Five Trends That Can Propel ASEAN’s Growth in Post-Corona Era

The coronavirus pandemic hit Asia first, but its countries including emerging ASEAN—Indonesia, Malaysia,...
Photo by Rúben dos Santos on Unsplash

Short-Term Rentals Outperforming Hotels in Pandemic Era

Both hotels and the short-term rental market are reeling from the coronavirus-driven travel...
Photo credit: PeerPull

PeerPull Bringing Coworking Experience Online Amid COVID-19

The initial waves of the coronavirus pandemic crushed many small businesses into permanent...
Rhiannon Leila, founder and CEO of Flame and Arrow, LLC (Photo provided by Rhiannon Leila)

COVID-19 to Accelerate Female Entrepreneurship

The coronavirus pandemic has created a great opportunity for many women to start...
Photo by Vishnu R Nair on Unsplash

How Coronavirus Is Changing Live Music Industry?

The live music industry is indefinitely on hold amid the coronavirus pandemic as...
Photo by Franck V. on Unsplash

What Are the Main Imperatives for Automation Success?

Prioritizing automation has become even more important to enable success and organizations that...
Photo by Markus Spiske on Unsplash

COVID-19: $1 Trillion Loss Could Set Global Tourism Industry Back 20 Years

The economic damage to the global tourism sector as a result of the...
Photo by Christian Wiediger on Unsplash

Germany Voted Best Crisis Manager by Startups

Germany is considered a success by European startups when it comes to crisis...

Analysis

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia (Photo by CK Yeo on Unsplash)

Five Trends That Can Propel ASEAN’s Growth in Post-Corona Era

The coronavirus pandemic hit Asia first, but its countries including emerging ASEAN—Indonesia, Malaysia,...
Photo by Rúben dos Santos on Unsplash

Short-Term Rentals Outperforming Hotels in Pandemic Era

Both hotels and the short-term rental market are reeling from the coronavirus-driven travel...
Photo by Science in HD on Unsplash

Ending COVID-19 Lockdowns Not Enough for Economic Rebound: Report

Lifting coronavirus lockdown restrictions may not by itself be sufficient to restore confidence...
Photo by Brooke Lark on Unsplash

10 Cross-Industry Trends Being Escalated by COVID-19

Some trends looked years away from the mainstream before the COVID-19 pandemic but...
Photo by Robynne Hu on Unsplash

These 3 Nascent Macro Technology Forces Will Drive Transformational Change

Ambient experience, exponential intelligence, and quantum are three technologies that are waiting in...
Photo by James Yarema on Unsplash

Short-Time Work: A Beacon of Hope Amid COVID-19 Layoffs

Short-time work policies hold the promise of helping countries combat the economic crisis...
Photo by dole777 on Unsplash

Surge in Live Videos and Other Social Media Trends Emerging From COVID-19

The tumultuous Q2 of 2020 saw a surge in video usage and live...
Microsoft (Bing Maps) shipping container. It has about five petabytes of storage. The Bing Map team processes its maps and redistributes them to other datacenters using this datacenter. Photo credit: Robert Scoble.

What’s Ahead for Data Processing, Hosting Industry?

Artificial intelligence (AI) may have popularized big data but applications like the internet...
Photo by Alex Kotliarskyi on Unsplash

78% of Startups Globally Plan to Hire by Year-End

Seventy-eight percent of startups plan to hire new staff before the end of...
Photo by Markus Spiske on Unsplash

COVID-19 Mass Layoffs Brewing in Europe

The viral coronavirus outbreak has left millions of people around the world in...

COVID-19

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia (Photo by CK Yeo on Unsplash)

Five Trends That Can Propel ASEAN’s Growth in Post-Corona Era

The coronavirus pandemic hit Asia first, but its countries including emerging ASEAN—Indonesia, Malaysia,...
Photo by Rúben dos Santos on Unsplash

Short-Term Rentals Outperforming Hotels in Pandemic Era

Both hotels and the short-term rental market are reeling from the coronavirus-driven travel...
Photo credit: PeerPull

PeerPull Bringing Coworking Experience Online Amid COVID-19

The initial waves of the coronavirus pandemic crushed many small businesses into permanent...
Rhiannon Leila, founder and CEO of Flame and Arrow, LLC (Photo provided by Rhiannon Leila)

COVID-19 to Accelerate Female Entrepreneurship

The coronavirus pandemic has created a great opportunity for many women to start...
Photo by Vishnu R Nair on Unsplash

How Coronavirus Is Changing Live Music Industry?

The live music industry is indefinitely on hold amid the coronavirus pandemic as...
Photo by Markus Spiske on Unsplash

COVID-19: $1 Trillion Loss Could Set Global Tourism Industry Back 20 Years

The economic damage to the global tourism sector as a result of the...
Photo by Christian Wiediger on Unsplash

Germany Voted Best Crisis Manager by Startups

Germany is considered a success by European startups when it comes to crisis...
Photo by KOBU Agency on Unsplash

COVID-19: Is a Second Wave Coming to Europe?

Some health experts around the world have been warning about a new wave...
Photo by Dan Gold on Unsplash

Shared Mobility Poised to Make a Comeback After COVID-19

The shared mobility industry has very quickly lost both passengers and profits as...
Photo by Science in HD on Unsplash

Ending COVID-19 Lockdowns Not Enough for Economic Rebound: Report

Lifting coronavirus lockdown restrictions may not by itself be sufficient to restore confidence...

Business Insight

Photo by Dan Gold on Unsplash

Shared Mobility Poised to Make a Comeback After COVID-19

The shared mobility industry has very quickly lost both passengers and profits as...
Photo by Science in HD on Unsplash

Ending COVID-19 Lockdowns Not Enough for Economic Rebound: Report

Lifting coronavirus lockdown restrictions may not by itself be sufficient to restore confidence...
Photo by Ethan McArthur on Unsplash

When Is Global Business Travel Expected to Rebound?

Aside from delaying personal trips and vacations, the sudden halt of global travel...
Less known Influencers. Photo by Matheus Ferrero.

COVID-19 Has Caused a Pivot to Smaller Influencers

The coronavirus pandemic has caused a pivot toward smaller influencers as they seem...
Photo by Franck V. on Unsplash

How to Keep an Edge in the Era of Pervasive AI?

AI adopters should be proactive in implementing certain measures if they want to...
Photo by dole777 on Unsplash

Surge in Live Videos and Other Social Media Trends Emerging From COVID-19

The tumultuous Q2 of 2020 saw a surge in video usage and live...
David Nicol Williams, co-founder, chairman and CEO of NomadX (Photo credit: Via News)

10x Increase in Digital Nomads Expected: NomadX CEO

The coronavirus pandemic is expected to lead to a 10x increase in digital...
Elena Jin, TAIGER's marketing manager for Latin America and Europe (Photo credit: TAIGER)

COVID-19: A Pivotal Moment for Future of AI

The coronavirus pandemic is accelerating the need for artificial intelligence solutions as the...
Jesper Tække, an associate professor (Ph.D.) at Aarhus University, Denmark (Photo credit: Aarhus University)

COVID-19, a Shock Therapy in Education Sector

The coronavirus pandemic shook things up in the education sector and gave it...
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What’s in Store for the Future of Freelancing?

As the world is coming to grips with the implications of the coronavirus...

Business Outlook

Photo by Robynne Hu on Unsplash

These 3 Nascent Macro Technology Forces Will Drive Transformational Change

Ambient experience, exponential intelligence, and quantum are three technologies that are waiting in...
Office space. Photo by: Home Thods.

What the Future of Office Administrative Services Industry Looks Like

The Office Administrative Services industry facilitates the day-to-day operations and smooth business functioning...
Photo by Franck V. on Unsplash

How to Keep an Edge in the Era of Pervasive AI?

AI adopters should be proactive in implementing certain measures if they want to...
Microsoft (Bing Maps) shipping container. It has about five petabytes of storage. The Bing Map team processes its maps and redistributes them to other datacenters using this datacenter. Photo credit: Robert Scoble.

What’s Ahead for Data Processing, Hosting Industry?

Artificial intelligence (AI) may have popularized big data but applications like the internet...
Coaching coders coding.

Software Publishers Industry: What’s Next for the Industry?

The success of the internet age is riding on the back of many...
Forestry Industry. Image source: Public domain.

Here’s a Look at Global Forestry Industry

Forest products are always on demand. This is true today as it will...
Where's the home healthcare industry heading. Photo by: Public domain.

Where is Home Healthcare Services Industry Headed?

Technological advancement is behind the current positive trajectory of the healthcare industry. Previously,...
Amir Bozorgzadeh, CEO and co-founder of Virtuleap, presenting at IIeX Eu 2019 at Amsterdam's Beurs van Berlage. (Photo credit: Virtuleap)

VR Telehealth Solutions to Boom in Post-Coronavirus World: Virtuleap’s CEO

As coronavirus ripped unabated through the globe, shutdowns, travel restrictions, and social distancing...
Among all the measures adopted to slow the spread of coronavirus, the concept of remote work took the center stage. (Photo by Kaitlyn Baker on Unsplash)

The Future of Work Brought Closer to Reality by Coronavirus

With the rapid spread of the novel coronavirus, the world woke up to a...
Cyril-Mickaël Callejon, CEO and producer at Directive Première, a France-based audiovisual production and post-production company. (Photo by Via News)

Motion Design Is the Future of Communication, Says Expert

Motion design can play a key role in advancing the communication and marketing campaigns...

Startups

Photo credit: PeerPull

PeerPull Bringing Coworking Experience Online Amid COVID-19

The initial waves of the coronavirus pandemic crushed many small businesses into permanent...
Rhiannon Leila, founder and CEO of Flame and Arrow, LLC (Photo provided by Rhiannon Leila)

COVID-19 to Accelerate Female Entrepreneurship

The coronavirus pandemic has created a great opportunity for many women to start...
Photo by Christian Wiediger on Unsplash

Germany Voted Best Crisis Manager by Startups

Germany is considered a success by European startups when it comes to crisis...
Photo source: Web Summit

What Will Web Summit 2020 Look Like?

Last year around this time, tech enthusiasts were preparing themselves to travel to...
Hub Criativo do Beato, which is being constructed on the Tagus riverside in eastern Lisbon, will host Portuguese and foreign entrepreneurs. (Photo source: Startup Lisboa)

Why Is Lisbon an Ideal Startup Hub?

Some cities around the globe have carved out such a special place in...
Photo by Alex Kotliarskyi on Unsplash

78% of Startups Globally Plan to Hire by Year-End

Seventy-eight percent of startups plan to hire new staff before the end of...
Photo by Franck V. on Unsplash

Investment in Startups Should Be Governments’ Priority: Doppio’s CEO

Governments around the world should understand that now is the time to act...
Photo by Daria Nepriakhina on Unsplash

Being Opportunistic Is Not a Negative Trait for Startups

A negative connotation is often associated with the word "opportunistic" but it is...
Diogo Vasconcelos, the co-founder of Nerd Monkeys (Photo credit: Nerd Monkeys)

Video Game Industry Thriving While Production Faces Challenges

The video game industry has thrived in the conditions created by the coronavirus...
Christiaan Jaarsma, Chief Growth Officer at Sales.Rocks (Photo credit: Sales.Rocks)

Netherlands Offers Valuable Lessons for European Startup Ecosystems

The coronavirus pandemic has put to the test the resolve of governments around the...

Founders

Photo credit: PeerPull

PeerPull Bringing Coworking Experience Online Amid COVID-19

The initial waves of the coronavirus pandemic crushed many small businesses into permanent...
Rhiannon Leila, founder and CEO of Flame and Arrow, LLC (Photo provided by Rhiannon Leila)

COVID-19 to Accelerate Female Entrepreneurship

The coronavirus pandemic has created a great opportunity for many women to start...
Bo Irik, co-founder of SeaBookings (Photo credit: SeaBookings)

Portugal Should Top Your Bucket List This Summer: SeaBookings’s Co-Founder

Like many other startups, SeaBookings had a very humble beginning but it was...
Photo by Daria Nepriakhina on Unsplash

Being Opportunistic Is Not a Negative Trait for Startups

A negative connotation is often associated with the word "opportunistic" but it is...
Teamy is an all-in-one platform for organizing team-building activities. (Photo credit: Teamy)

Take the Hassle Out of Team Building With Teamy

When Filipa Manita is not painting her imagination on canvas, she is busy tweaking her...
Brennan Basnicki, founder of ripatrip, snowkiting in Norway (Photo credit: ripatrip)

Ripatrip: Adventure Travel Search Platform With a Personalized Touch

They say planning is half the fun of travel. But we all know...
Mário Mouraz, founder and CEO of Climber RMS (Photo by Via News)

Climber Leading an Expedition to Simplify Hotel Revenue Management

In a world where many people tend to value complexity, a Portuguese startup...
Landing.jobs is on a mission to add a "human touch" to tech talent hiring. (Photo credit: Landing.jobs)

Landing.Jobs Adding “Human Touch” to Tech Talent Hiring

The word "recruitment" is often associated with a world void of emotions, but...
Workshop at Coachmi

Coachmi Aims to Bridge Generation Gap in Portugal’s Coaching Scene

There are moments when the road of life forks into countless futures and...
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Entrepreneurs Should Master Art of Active Listening: Coachmi Co-Founders

Team leaders should become "active listeners" if they want to bring the best...

Portugal Startups

Bo Irik, co-founder of SeaBookings (Photo credit: SeaBookings)

Portugal Should Top Your Bucket List This Summer: SeaBookings’s Co-Founder

Like many other startups, SeaBookings had a very humble beginning but it was...
Hub Criativo do Beato, which is being constructed on the Tagus riverside in eastern Lisbon, will host Portuguese and foreign entrepreneurs. (Photo source: Startup Lisboa)

Why Is Lisbon an Ideal Startup Hub?

Some cities around the globe have carved out such a special place in...
Photo by Franck V. on Unsplash

Investment in Startups Should Be Governments’ Priority: Doppio’s CEO

Governments around the world should understand that now is the time to act...
Photo by Daria Nepriakhina on Unsplash

Being Opportunistic Is Not a Negative Trait for Startups

A negative connotation is often associated with the word "opportunistic" but it is...
Teamy is an all-in-one platform for organizing team-building activities. (Photo credit: Teamy)

Take the Hassle Out of Team Building With Teamy

When Filipa Manita is not painting her imagination on canvas, she is busy tweaking her...
Brennan Basnicki, founder of ripatrip, snowkiting in Norway (Photo credit: ripatrip)

Ripatrip: Adventure Travel Search Platform With a Personalized Touch

They say planning is half the fun of travel. But we all know...
Mário Mouraz, founder and CEO of Climber RMS (Photo by Via News)

Climber Leading an Expedition to Simplify Hotel Revenue Management

In a world where many people tend to value complexity, a Portuguese startup...
Landing.jobs is on a mission to add a "human touch" to tech talent hiring. (Photo credit: Landing.jobs)

Landing.Jobs Adding “Human Touch” to Tech Talent Hiring

The word "recruitment" is often associated with a world void of emotions, but...
Halim Derres, co-founder and co-CEO of Click & Tac (Photo by Via News)

Click & Tac, Platform for French-Speaking Service Providers, to Expand to Porto in 2020

Click & Tac, a platform where users can find the closest French-speaking service...
David Nicol Williams, a U.S. pioneer in digital marketing and advertising, says influencer marketing could have great benefits for companies. (Photo by Maddi Bazzocco on Unsplash)

Influencer Marketing Holds Great Potential: Serial Digital Entrepreneur

Influencer marketing could have great benefits for companies, says a U.S. pioneer in the...