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Asian Startups Set to Join the IPO Race in 2022

Asian Startups Set to Join the IPO Race in 2022

Despite the pandemic, 2021 had been a bumper year for initial public offerings (IPOs). According to the 2021 EY (Ernst & Young) Global IPO Trends Report, the global IPO market had a total of 2,388 IPO deals, raising US$453.3 billion in proceeds. Global IPO activity was up 64 percent in deal numbers and 67 percent in proceeds when compared to 2020.

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Ethics of Surveying Your Remote Employees

Ethics of Surveying Your Remote Employees

For employees and employers alike, the work-from-home scenario has not been easy. Sure, we have all found ways of staying productive and getting our jobs done. Yet, for employers supervising remote employees for the very first time, remote surveillance has become the only option.

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Tech Made Easy E-Banking for Senior Citizens

Tech Made Easy: E-Banking for Senior Citizens

With the global average life expectancy reaching over 70 years, it is more important than ever today to make services of all kinds more accessible to the elderly. The COVID-19 virus and the threat it poses to ‌seniors has also been an important reason why they have shifted to the digital realm for their necessities.

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Great Resignation

What Is the “Great Resignation” Trend?

When Covid-19 first broke out, employees were worried about losing their jobs, and we’ve seen companies closing down or shrinking in scale to survive the economic downturn. But now, it seems like employers are in a predicament as the “great resignation” is happening. According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, about four and a half million people quit their jobs in November 2021.

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Top 5 Startup Cities

Top 5 Startup Cities

The global startup ecosystem has been expanding since 2009, and as of 2021, the global startup economy is worth US$3.8 trillion in ecosystem value. With the startup ecosystem performing so well, who wouldn’t want to make the most of the explosive growth? Whether you are a budding entrepreneur or a seasoned veteran in the startup world, you would want to set up your next venture in a city which would get you the right returns.

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Does Jarvis AI Really Work

Does Jarvis AI Really Work?

Artificial intelligence (AI) has been picking up steam over the past few years. For over 50 years now, artists have been writing code to create art. As recently as 2021, we saw the arrival of Codex on the AI scene, which creates code from natural language commands.

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Top 5 Metaverse Tokens

Top 5 Metaverse Tokens

The buzz around the term “metaverse” has been growing exponentially ever since Facebook announced its name change to Meta Platforms, Inc., or Meta. However, there are many other companies that are making waves in this space. From a Shark Metaverse to Accenture’s metaverse-esque virtual office, the Nth Floor, the metaverse is redefining how we will engage with each other in the near future.

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Is Web 3.0 a Perfect Evolution of the Web

Is Web 3.0 a Perfect Evolution of the Web?

One of the technologies that has revolutionized the way we live is the Internet. Ever since it became accessible to the public in 1993, it has been evolving to meet the needs of its growing user base. As of this year, the average person spends 59 hours a week (or more than one-third of their life) on the Internet.

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How Entrepreneurs Can Unwind and Get Ready for New Year

How Entrepreneurs Can Unwind and Get Ready for New Year

It is no surprise that entrepreneurs throughout the world are pivoting their businesses to manage the challenges posed by the COVID-19 pandemic. Despite these challenges, entrepreneurs are inherently equipped with the grit and determination necessary to handle the current situation.

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5 Web Series Every Entrepreneur Must Watch and Why

5 Web Series Every Entrepreneur Must Watch and Why

For those of you who are entrepreneurs, hustlers or just want to know what it’s like to be an entrepreneur—these five web series will give you a pretty good idea. They will allow you, as an entrepreneur, to take a step back and look at your business from a new perspective.

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Why are Brands Breaking Up With Social Media

Why are Brands Breaking Up With Social Media?

When social media was first introduced to us, many were using it to create and share content. Now, social media platforms offer more than just that—they have topped the list of entertainment, marketing and networking tools. More and more businesses are utilizing social media to promote their products.

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A Startup’s Guide Tips to Expand Your Business Globally

A Startup’s Guide: Tips to Expand Your Business Globally

Indian ride-hailing service Ola started small in 2010, but by 2020, it had expanded into international markets, like the UK, Australia and New Zealand. Currently, Ola has around 75,000 drivers registered in Australia and another 25,000 in the UK. Hospitality unicorn Oyo is another successful startup story. It has registered continuous growth since 2013 and now operates in more than 80 countries worldwide.

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Virtual Office in the Metaverse - the Accenture Nth Floor

Virtual Office in the Metaverse – the Accenture Nth Floor

It is a universally accepted fact that we all have been struggling with working from home. Be it a struggle to balance work and personal life or just feeling lonely because of a lack of physical interaction, it has been a tough two years for a lot of us! All of this begs the question: Is the metaverse (or something similar to it) the answer to our need for a physical office?

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The First Game Metaverses

The First Game Metaverses

While the metaverse might have only recently entered the limelight, the concept has existed for a long time. The term “metaverse” was in fact coined by Neal Stephenson in his 1992 science fiction novel, Snow Crash. He used the term to describe a virtual reality-based world that would take the place of the internet.

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Why Is There a Shortage of Developers in the World

Why Is There a Shortage of Developers in the World?

The COVID-19 pandemic brought with it a technological boom. As more businesses went digital, apps and websites became more and more relevant to sustain effective business functioning. While the need for apps and websites is increasing, the number of developers to keep them up and running has decreased.

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