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Glamazle Founder Neelam Keswani On Taking The Plunge In E-Commerce

Glamazle.com founder Neelam Keswani believes entrepreneurship must be experienced in order to be fully understood.
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The Art Of Convenience In Motion

It is important for the business community to follow closely the sentiment of the consumer, ensuring a consistent level of deep understanding of what consumers want and value most, in order to continue to be a competitive provider in the marketplace.
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Onward And Upward: StarzPlay Secures US$25 Million Investment From Ruya Partners To Support Its Growth Ambitions

Investors found that being homegrown is one of StarzPlay's main advantages over the stiff competition in the region's SVOD space.
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Six Customer Experience Lessons You Can Learn From Netflix

​​​​​​​One of the major challenges businesses around the world will face over the next decade is the "war for talent," and there is a lot to learn from Netflix on that front.
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The Realities Of Retail Post COVID-19: Insights From The Latest Edition Of Dtec Forum, Powered By Entrepreneur Middle East

The event which saw the Dtec team work with Dtec-based company Outreal XR, to utilize its Holofair platform, concluded that the COVID-19 crisis was a masterclass in risk mitigation.
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Rising To The Occasion: Dubai-Headquartered Startup Rise Is Shaking Up The Financial Services Sector

Co-founded by Padmini Gupta and Milind Singh, this fintech startup is on a mission to reimagine financial services provided to the immigrant population.
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Fortune Favors The Bold: Niili Founder And CEO Khaled Al Zaabi

Niili's founder and CEO is aiming to have his UAE-born fashion brand break into the US$350 billion global luxury market.
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Reinventing Governance: Introducing The UAE's Moonshot Apprenticeship 2071 Program

The program is currently selecting graduates from elite universities in the UAE and around the world to team them up with senior UAE government officials, mentors, and experts to bring forth innovative solutions to the challenges facing governments.
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Five Things To Consider When Hiring Your First Employees

It's an exciting, yet nerve jangling moment, and one that brings with it a whole new set of red tape– including legal obligations, expenses and liabilities.
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Rethinking Leadership For The Digital Era

Businesses need to establish a stable, recognizable brand with a sharp and clearly communicated vision, while constantly being challenged to adapt to rapidly-changing circumstances, technologies, and market conditions.
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The Need For Innovation In The Middle East's Food Supply Chain

Food security is a serious issue on a global scale, but especially so in countries that rely heavily on imports to feed the population.
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Future Proofing The Workforce Of Tomorrow With Technology

The demand for technologically savvy employees continues to rise, and in the future, the need will clearly outpace the number of work-ready candidates.
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Gulfood 2021: Meet Show Director Mark Napier

A look at the significance of this year's edition of Gulfood, and how it can explore opportunities to accelerate the future of food.
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H.H. Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Launches The Invest In Dubai Platform To Make Dubai "The Best And Easiest City To Invest And Do Business"

The "Invest in Dubai" platform was developed by Smart Dubai and the Dubai Department of Economic Development, under the supervision of the General Secretariat of The Executive Council of Dubai.
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A Fresh New Look: How Rebranding Can Reaffirm What An Enterprise Does Best

For any asset within a business, an adjustment (or overhaul) is occasionally required. The same goes with company branding.