Tag: leadership

Impact investors have a critical opportunity to help their portfolio companies navigate the coronavirus pandemic. Here are three concrete steps you can take to support and safeguard the impact of your portfolio companies now and in the future. The unfolding human and economic toll...
As more and more countries go into lockdown to prevent the spread of coronavirus, concerns are mounting about how we’re going to deal with the economic crisis caused by this major slowdown in productivity, particularly on small businesses unable to withstand several weeks of income loss, as...
Breathe Easy - Paint your Walls with Air Purifying gush Paint What's your story?In 2015, Singapore suffered a bad episode of Haze. One of the solutions at that time was to use expensive and bulky air purifiers and this increased electricity consumption. I struck...
There’s this assumption that because you have an AI plan, you’ve solved the problem. Whereas actually central forecasting, and planning about complicated, uncertain technological developments is oftentimes flawed and doesn’t solve anything. It may actually be counterproductive.Jeff Ding The State Council of China’s 2017...
A Reimagined Digital Banking Experience for Asian SMEs and Start-ups What's your story?I started my professional life as a lawyer. First in France, and then in China. After 10 years of practice, and being promoted to partner in a large international firm, I gradually...
With the coronavirus epidemic affecting the world economy and impacting negatively on the performance of many businesses, perhaps this is a good moment to test how companies’ business would be affected if the precautionary measures being implemented in China to prevent the spread of the infection were implemented in our...
Graeme Bradshaw has Built the Largest Holistic Healthcare Institute in Asia What's your story?As a farm boy in Tasmania I was always interested in nature and knew first-hand the health benefits. At University, I did my Science degree in biology and from there, I...
You might hate office politics — and that is understandable. Still, that perspective might be holding you back. Instead, you could turn office politics into a valuable communication skill.  “I hate office politics, just let me do my job!” When prompted,...
Pharmaceutical distribution vary from country to country, but all of them are subject factors that make genuine competition in the sale of prescription drugs a complex matter. The need to verify that the patient requesting a given medicine has obtained the corresponding prescription from a doctor, as...
In memory of Joe Armstrong, one of the inventors of the concurrent, functional programming language Erlang and a friendly disruptor. Sun Tzu There are different types of disruption and destruction.