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Shangrila Farms, providing top quality, sustainably grown coffee, honey and cosmetics to SE Asia. A social enterprise inspired cooperative of Yunnan farmers that helps low-income primary producers reach larger markets and build sustainable livelihoods. What’s your story? Shangrila Farms started when my family and I came across a co-op of farmers and roasting facility in […]
Sometimes, we throw in the gauntlet, telling ourselves it’s too late but in reality, it never is. china life thailand Empirics Asia Member since September 16, 2014 Loading + Follow Following Our content is published by a team of authors & contributors stemming from multidisciplinary backgrounds, experiences, achievements and various expertise. Together they form a […]
Masayoshi Son says he first came up with this framework when he was 26 years old. And the 30 years of success is the proof of the validity of it. He continues to revise and improve on it. It is an lifetime pursue. The formulation of his framework is base upon: Lanchester’s Law Sun Tzu’s Art […]
A staggering 9 out of 10 businesses fail after 1 year and nearly 40% fail after 6 years. Here's why.
Earlier this year, I closed my startup. So now I get to reflect on what I’d have done differently. Hindsight is unfair and inaccurate, but I still enjoy its lessons. This is one, a note to my future self: Don’t call your projects ‘startups’. It’s a semantic trick, but a really important one. Here’s why. […]
Bermuda joins Iceland and a select band of countries to approve electronic money institutions (Circle and Monerium respectively) which will be authorizedto issue electronic money anchored to the value of their currencies through stablecoins. A growing number of countries are now moving toward digital currencies: China’s goal in issuing a cryptocurrency is to exercise further control over what its population gets up to, Switzerland is studying it, and numerous central banks around the world are reacting […]
(Women on Top in Tech is a series about Women Founders, CEOs, and Leaders in technology. It aims to amplify and bring to the fore diversity in leadership in technology.) Tugce Bulut is the Founder and CEO of Streetbees – an interesting app that connects with real people on the ground to gather real-time insights […]
Citizens seem to be clamoring for shutdowns to prevent the spread of COVID-19. There is one major difficulty, however. Once an economy has been shut down, it is extremely difficult for the economy to recover back to the level it had reached previously. In fact, the longer the shutdown lasts, the more critical the problem […]