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Raj Armani, Co-Founder of Besharam

Raj Armani took a leap of faith and started an online adult store and seven years later it is India’s number one adult store with over 250,000 fans and followers.

Digital Transformation is Not about Technology

As we all know, the internet has already transformed a number of industries from the ground up: from putting travel agents out of a job almost overnight, it went on to disrupt the media industry (music,...

The Real Future of the Platform Economy

Transforming Value Chains with Networks In the past few months, I’ve been working hard to provide Platform Design Toolkit adopters and...

Look Beyond: The Future of Cities

Cities are rapidly expanding in size, wealth and power, with some now larger than nation states. Smart city solutions and strong global urban networks are developing to manage massive urban growth. However,...

How will Businesses use A.I.?

The short answer is 64% of companies use AI to be the next big industry disrupter — like Uber, Amazon, and AirBnb. Meanwhile, 36% want to prevent their disruption. Believe it or not, the main mission of companies...

Dorothy Yiu, Co-Founder of EngageRocket

Dorothy Yiu is a co-founder of Singapore-based startup EngageRocket, an employee feedback and analytics software creating greater workplaces. What's your story? I come from a business family, both my...

Should You Start a Business in a Congested Market?

The answer is yes. There is a reason why there are thousands of people selling phone cases on Amazon or Taobao is that every one of them has customers buying their cases. There is...

The Business Model for Content Startups

A business model helps to clarify a company’s main purpose, such as who they’re serving, how they help, and how the company can sustain its operations. A business model is distinctly different from an...

Arthur Joseph, Owner of Vocal Awareness

A classical singer by training, Arthur Joseph founded one of the world’s most powerful voice and leadership training programs. What's your story? From my humble beginnings, I was treated as an outcast, abandoned by my father,...

Why Open Source Failed

2018 is the 20th anniversary of the term “open source”, and a good number of articles have been written and conference talks given about this landmark year, the vast majority of which have been...