Visualized: The Mass of the Entire Solar System

View the full-size version of the infographic by clicking here When people think of freedom, they often think it in the physical sense, such as the ability to act and...

Ranked: The Richest Countries in the World

The oldest professional sport teams can trace their start back to the mid-19th century, a period when casual past times such as baseball or football transitioned into more organized...

Silent Restaurant Partner Finds His Voice Too Late After Too Much...

A few years back, a Japanese colleague of mine, Kobayashi Takeru (not his real name), decided to invest in opening a ramen restaurant in Bangkok. Japanese restaurants had yet...

The $300 Billion Counterfeit Goods Problem, and How It Hurts Brands

View the full-size version of the infographic by clicking here Mining has traditionally been depicted with pack mules, pickaxes, and rugged prospectors. However, it may surprise you to learn that today’s...

Fosun International – World Class Benchmarking

  Company: Fosun International Limited Bloomberg ticker: 656 HK Market cap: US$14,770m Background: Chinese international conglomerate and investment company, listed in Hong Kong. Hold the business in financial, property, steel and healthcare businesses....

Smartphone Sales Decline Begins To Impact Global Stock Markets

The bad news continues for the world’s smartphone manufacturers and their suppliers.  And President Trump’s decision to add a 25% tariff on smartphone component imports from China from June...

Inspirational Speech by Steve Jobs

Steve Jobs (1955–2011, 56), founder of Apple Inc, gave this amazing and inspirational speech to Stanford University graduates on June 12, 2005. I am honored to be with you today...

MoneyShow Crashes The Market

The Las Vegas MoneyShow kicked off on Monday with a 600 point drop in the Dow Jones Industrial Average. Not a good stock market start for a conference focused...

6 Largest Companies by Market Capitalization

The 6 largest companies by market capitalization are: (1) Microsoft (MSFT)  —      $974 billion (2) Apple (AAPL)  —             $936 billion (3) Amazon (AMZN) —   ...

The 150 Apps that Power the Gig Economy

Most entrepreneurs are hungry to bring their company to the next level. Whether they operate a family-run business or a rapidly evolving tech startup, there is always another milestone in...

There’s A Great Future For The European Plastics Industry In Recycled...

Europe’s plastics industry is under major threat from the growing legislative and consumer backlash against plastic packaging. As with the global industry, its licence to operate is increasingly challenged by...

The 5G Age Has Arrived But Who Will Benefit? 

This is the year of 5G. The possibilities opened up by 5G’s significantly faster data transfer opens up a brave new world. It will enable the newest technologies from...