The Case Against Quick Wins: Short Sighted Decision-Making Can Lead to Long-Term Strife
Business Connect

The Case Against Quick Wins: Short Sighted Decision-Making Can Lead to Long-Term Strife

Amid the COVID-19 crisis, it can be tempting to think of only the here and now, but remember, your enterprise is something you want to stay for the long haul.

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Growth Strategies

Pacing Growth: Mohammed Aldhalaan On The Lessons Learnt While Building His Saudi Arabia-Headquartered Edtech Platform Noon Academy

Launched in 2013, the Saudi-headquartered digital learning platform has adopted a gamification approach to its educational services to ensure the users find it interactive and engaging, and here's why.
Finance

The Role Of Soft Facts In Investment Decision-Making

How many times do we overlook as investors the importance of building teams, for example, and how much do we actually drill down into it?
Lifestyle

The Executive Selection: Moreschi

Moreschi's Spring/Summer 2020 range is influenced by the Mediterranean Sea.
Technology

Snap Attack: Canon Ivy Cliq2

Built with a 5MP camera, automatic flash, and the coveted selfie mirror, the all-in-one device lets you click, print, and stick photos in an instant.

Dubai Startup Hub

Got Questions About Entrepreneurship In Dubai? Dubai Chamber's Natalia Sycheva Is Here To Answer Them On 'Ask The Expert'

The latest edition of Dubai Chamber's Ask The Expert will feature Natalia Sycheva, Manager - Entrepreneurship, Dubai Chamber of Commerce.

Dubai-Based Search Engine Meekd.com Raises First Funding Round

Dubai-based global online search company meekd.com has raised its first round of seed funding for an undisclosed amount.

Indian Fintech, Healthtech Scaleups To Pitch At First Ever Virtual Dubai Tech Tour

15 promising scaleups from India have been shortlisted from a pool of 200 founders who applied to take part in Dubai Startup Hub's first ever Dubai Tech Tour.

On Dubai Startup Hub's Third Anniversary, A Look Back At The Lessons Learnt Building This Entrepreneurial Community In The Middle East

"With Dubai Startup Hub, it was about building the bridge to the future for all- established companies, family businesses, entrepreneurial individuals, and technology innovators by creating platforms for collaboration."

Kuwait

Baix Bakery Co-Founder Abdullah AlWatayan Believes Focusing On One's Team Is The Key To Growth For Any Enterprise

Creating a concept has always been an interesting challenge for Abdullah AlWatayan, so it's no surprise that the entrepreneur has concocted more than one venture.

Kuwait's Souffle Beauty Is Ready To Make Its Mark In The Probiotic Skincare Market

Founded in 2017, Souffle Beauty was born out of the duo's curiosity for personalized skincare, especially formulated for people living in hot and humid climates such as the Middle East or South East Asia.

VOL.1 Roastlab Wants To Transform Kuwait's Coffee Industry With Its Specialty Coffee Bar

Nora Al Roumi saw how third wave specialty coffee bars and roasters were nonexistent in Kuwait and GCC as the coffee market was dependent on commercial or franchise coffee brands.

News & Trends

3 Trends Shaping the Future of the Consumer Goods Industry

Providing a great digital experience and an even better price point are top on the list for consumers.

Amazon Toughens Its Policies for Selling Plastic Products

The ecommerce giant will no longer let you sell single-use plastic in certain regions where it operates.

They Are Creating a Mask That Inactivates Coronavirus With Heat

Scientists at MIT are developing a mask that would kill COVID-19 through heat.

Starting a Business

The 10 Biggest Mistakes My App Development Company Made in Our First 10 Years in Business

You learn by making mistakes. Hopefully, my experiences can help you avoid some of the hardships we had.

Thinking of Pitching Your New Business on Shark Tank? 5 Things to Consider Before You Take the Leap.

While the limelight may be tempting, securing a spot on the show is still a long way from guaranteeing success.

Immersive Experiences: An AED45 Million UAE-Based Equity Fund, Is About To Reshape The MENA Region's Entertainment And Leisure Sector

Formed in 2017, Immersive Experiences came to life after the co-founders identified a gap in the region's entertainment industry, which led them to spend over a year and a half selecting a suite of pioneering, engaging, and multi-sensory entertainment concepts to completely reshape the current entertainment options that exist in the region today.

Can Employee Monitoring Be Done Ethically?

It can be if you follow these four simple rules.

Growth Strategies

Pacing Growth: Mohammed Aldhalaan On The Lessons Learnt While Building His Saudi Arabia-Headquartered Edtech Platform Noon Academy

Launched in 2013, the Saudi-headquartered digital learning platform has adopted a gamification approach to its educational services to ensure the users find it interactive and engaging, and here's why.

How to Increase the Lifetime Value of Your Online-Course Students

Three pieces of advice that will help increase retention rate and generate worth that exceeds your customer-acquisition cost. 

3 Trends Shaping the Future of the Consumer Goods Industry

Providing a great digital experience and an even better price point are top on the list for consumers.

4 Vital Signs You Need to Watch to Keep Your Enterprise Healthy

Not recognizing blind spots can drag down even the most successful business.

Latest Video

Ask The Expert: Omar Khan, Director - International Offices, Dubai Chamber Of Commerce And Industry

As part of its Business Connect initiative, Dubai Chamber, in partnership with Entrepreneur Middle East, has launched "Ask The Expert," a social media series that will see industry experts from Dubai's business sector answer questions from the public on a variety of subjects.