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How the world economy shot itself in the foot
November 26, 2014 1:00 am

How the world economy shot itself in the foot

This has so far been a very different year. Why? We started the economic year with a lot of optimism.

BizBuzz
November 24, 2014 1:00 am

BizBuzz

Digital Era empowers |consumers

Fundamental stocks favoured to mitigate portfolio risk
November 24, 2014 1:00 am

Fundamental stocks favoured to mitigate portfolio risk

Early last week, the NESDB forecast much-lower-than-expected GDP growth of 0.60 per cent in the third quarter and 0.17 per cent in the first nine months of this year.

Four conversations to build your team leadership
November 24, 2014 1:00 am

Four conversations to build your team leadership

One key role of the successful leader is to develop others. The quality of your leadership is thus counted from the number of leaders, rather than the number of followers, within your team.

The changing landscape of retail demands multi-channel response
November 21, 2014 1:00 am

The changing landscape of retail demands multi-channel response

The retail industry is the most dynamic among all property sectors. In the past decade, we saw changing retail trends both globally and locally, and the growth in the usage of the Internet and online media has been of the key factors.

Biz Buzz
November 17, 2014 1:00 am

Biz Buzz

Of 'saints' and 'diamonds'

Why many salespeople need to learn how to sell again
November 17, 2014 1:00 am

Why many salespeople need to learn how to sell again

You probably have experienced many disappointments when wanting to buy something from an establishment. You probably have been to a department store where the sales assistant showed too much eagerness to get you to buy, or in a car showroom where a...

Greek politics could return to the headlines early next year
November 17, 2014 1:00 am

Greek politics could return to the headlines early next year

Back in June 2012, Greek politics dominated headlines around the world when the radical left-wing party Syriza led the election.

Demand-based pricing strategy: A matter of avoidance or appreciation
November 15, 2014 1:00 am

Demand-based pricing strategy: A matter of avoidance or appreciation

Remember the economics class many of us were required to take in university? We may not remember much from it or apply it to our daily lives, but one particular theory we should all be able to recall is the law of supply and demand. This states that...