As companies begin the slow process of opening back up, assessing the damage and preparing for a massive reassessment of how business is done in the post-pandemic environment, many are saying to themselves, “I thought our supply chain was a whole lot better than it really is.” The pandemic has caught many companies off guard.
The emerging technology of Blockchain is evolving into an important factor in the transformation of financial services worldwide. Even after the Covid-19 crisis, investment in Blockchain continues, a fact that is reflected in the estimates for the progress of the market in 2020. According to a report by IDC (Worldwide Blockchain Spending Guide Worldwide), the
During this time of significant recovery and adaptive challenge where we are all paving a new path and navigating a re-imagined future, your personal inner circle is more critical than ever. We are all experiencing significant adaptive challenges of having to explore how to replace the complexities of work and the world around us with
Kraulis working on an Omega Speedmaster at Tate Modern As the world’s leading, and perhaps only, watch portraitist, Julie Kraulis was once a revered children’s-book author and illustrator of ‘Whimsy’s Heavy Things’ and ‘An Armadillo in Paris’, well-before she discovered the immaculate beauty of wristwatches. Kraulis drawing an FP Journe Chronomètre Souverain Commencing her new
Regarded as a true visionary, god of culture, and master of taste and design, Japan-bred music producer, Nigo is revered for pioneering one of dopest brands in the fashion and hip hop industry. With a legacy rivaled by few, Nigo began his journey leading a tiny operation, selling T-shirts out of Nowhere, a store opened
It’s been surprisingly rare for CEOs to confront governors directly during the pandemic, but Paul Glantz finally figured he had little choice. After Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer forced Emagine Entertainment to cancel a Juneteenth film festival, Glantz has sued Whitmer and the state, alleging everything from violations of civil rights and due process to politically
Apple CEO Tim Cook’s recent keynote speech at its annual Worldwide Developers Conference was notable for reasons beyond the usual anticipation of big product announcements. To begin with, for the first time—and for an obvious reason—it was a virtual online-only event, making it accessible to anyone and everyone who wanted to take part. Perhaps more
In some parts of the world, it’s known as the Mini Electric. In other regions, it’s called the Mini Cooper SE; but wherever it has been introduced, there has been unequivocal opinion that the electric car is an attractively designed, undeniably recognisable Mini, taking the technology of the BMW i3 and repacking it into the
The ability to work hard and respond resiliently to failure and adversity; the inner quality that enables individuals to work hard and stick to their goals, embrace the happier outlook and arming yourself to deal with life inevitable hardships, setbacks, and summon mental strength to move on, that is how the vital trait “Mental Strength”
Founded by Gucci in 1921 in the Italian city of Florence, this Italian brand has gone from strength to strength to now be regarded as one of the leading names in fashion and leather across the world. Continually listed in Business Week’s Magazine in Top 100 global brands, Gucci holds a value of approximately 17.6
As stay-at-home orders around the world are being lifted and workplaces are starting to come back together into some semblance of a new normalcy, it is more important than ever for leaders to get clear on their commitment to a work environment that is –and is perceived as – free of discrimination of all kinds.
All the glitz and glamour of the fashion industry you see on media is just the final picture. There goes a lot into carrying that image forward and making it public. People working day and night, in different but connected areas, bring to you the magic of the industry. There is a largely held belief
Most people are too afraid to follow their dreams. They are often led down a different path, careers that do not suit them, and a completely different life that was not meant for them. It instigates a point that the pursuit of your dreams is an essential factor in your life because much of your
Open to designers under 40 from around the world, the LVMH Prize for Young Fashion Designers has continually produced the highest quality of work and talent since its inception in 2013. Honoring each winner with €300,000 alongside a one-year mentorship program tailored to his or her or their needs, provided by a dedicated LVMH team,
It is true that some people started building their professional lives from scratch. Others started from even lower. The definition of their starting point is the “bottom”. There are times when this impersonal, dangerous, and nightmarish noun can with a little luck and a lot of patience develop into a personal, harmless, and dreamy success.
If you have a good memory, you might remember participating in group projects in high school. There was always one kid smarter than the rest of the group and would take charge. The rest of us didn’t care enough or were too scared to tell the kid we didn’t agree, so we simply went with
Organiser Informa Markets has announced that the 2020 edition of the Monaco Yacht Show has been cancelled. The show organiser said it had been in discussions over the past few weeks with superyacht industry stakeholders and partners to understand the challenges facing yacht owners, shipyards and brokers due to Covid-19. This year’s Monaco Yacht Show
Few management practices have captured business attention more than the quest for operational efficiency. Indeed, over the years, businesses across a wide spectrum of industries have readily adopted practices such as Just-in-Time (JIT) and lean manufacturing, which drive efficiency across production and distribution processes. But is the zeal for efficiency really worth it? Do firms
The Software Development Life Cycle (commonly known as SDLC) is the process used to explain how software is delivered to customers in a series of steps or phases. It’s the backbone of modern software development and is vital to a software developer’s success. A software development company uses this process not only to make sure
Years ago, while riding my bike, I bumped into a man walking in the opposite direction. At the time, I was living in Germany, but I instinctively blurted out “I’m sorry!” in English. Not sure whether he understood me, I corrected myself with the German version, “Tut mir leid,” which literally translates as, “it causes