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Rent A Brain: What It Means To Offer Knowledge As A Service

Through our KaaS offer, we are effectively wholesaling the time, capacity, and bandwidth of our global team of trade and investment experts for our clients to avail of for their own needs and projects.

Joe Hepworth

· 3 min read

Dubai Startup Hub Launches Eight Sector Guides To Support Entrepreneurs

The sector guides provide a comprehensive list of business incubators and accelerators that can help entrepreneurs grow their startups, as well as events and conferences that focus on their specific industries.

Megha Merani

· 3 min read

Five Actions Leaders Should Take In Times Of Uncertainty

Having a vision for the post-pandemic is key for bringing optimism and motivating people around us.

Dr. Pedro Sellos

· 7 min read

A Fresh Start: Business Trends For 2021 (Through The Lens Of Digital Transformation)

The hardest part of any personal or enterprise transformation can be the choices that we make every day to move toward what will drive our future success.

Nigel Vaz

· 6 min read

Out With The Old, In With The New: Acorn Strategy Managing Director Kate Midttun On The UAE-Based Agency's Tenth Anniversary

With Acorn Strategy celebrating its ten-year anniversary in November of 2020, Midttun looks to drive meaningful impact through her firm's various undertakings.

Aalia Mehreen Ahmed

· 7 min read

The Year That Was: Dr. Saliha Afridi, Co-Founder And Managing Director, The Lighthouse Arabia

Like pretty much everyone else in 2020, Dr. Afridi is choosing to spot the silver linings this year presented, and use that to guide her decisions in the year ahead.

Aby Sam Thomas

· 4 min read

The Year That Was: Shaima Saleh Al-Husseini, Managing Director, Saudi Sports For All Federation

Al-Husseini's sense of accomplishment came after she witnessed firsthand how people were reacting to the initiatives that the Federation was spearheading.

Aby Sam Thomas

· 4 min read

The Year That Was: Dan Bolton, Owner And Director, Dan Bolton Creative Management Agency

Despite all of the pain this year caused, Bolton is now choosing to look ahead- while still armed with all of the valuable lessons he learned through it.

Aby Sam Thomas

· 4 min read

The Year That Was: Omar Kassim, Founder and CEO, Nomod

"The initial reaction to COVID-19 and the subsequent lockdowns initially felt like a death knell for what was meant to be a banner year. Instead, both people and businesses rallied and iterated at great speed to adjust to the short-term 'new normal.'"

Aby Sam Thomas

· 4 min read

The Future Of Mega-Events: How Remote Work Technologies Could Enhance The Global Reach of Expo 2020 Dubai

"Imagine a complete scale reproduction of the entire Expo 2020 Dubai site -down to the smallest detail- and unhampered by the rules of reality. Want to instantly teleport your virtual avatar from the Australian Pavilion to Al Wasl Square? It's just a mouse click away."

Dr. Petar Stojanov

· 6 min read

Exercise In Style: Honor Watch ES

With an upgraded 1.64-inch AMOLED rectangular display, 95 workout modes, and a range of health and fitness tracking capabilities, the HONOR Watch ES helps manage your physical activity.

Tamara Clarke

· 1 min read

Despite A Turbulent 2020, Dubai-Based Travel Startup Pickvisa Is Betting On A Brighter 2021

"I wanted everyone to enjoy traveling like me, without any barriers. We are here with Pickvisa to remove at least one of the obstacles– visa processing hustle.''

Aalia Mehreen Ahmed

· 7 min read