22, Mar, 2019
Watch: People pitch business ideas while standing in ice-cold water (don’t ask)

Business

In a strange competition that has been held in Oulu, Finland since 2014, people are required to pitch their business ideas to probable investors while standing in an ice hole. Called the Polar Bear Pitching competition, winners of the competition receive a prize of €10,000. Participants in the Polar Bear […]

Usain Bolt celebrates scoring a goal for the Central Coast Mariners. Former Olympic sprint champion Michael Johnson has urged Usain Bolt to “find a passion” following the latter’s announcement that he has officially retired from sport. Bolt is an eight-time Olympic Champion and still holds world records in the 100 […]

On Tuesday, Conde Nast International will launch Vogue Business, a fashion industry title that is aimed at professionals, after a turbulent couple of years for the publisher. Vogue Business will start as a newsletter, rather than a website, aiming for a niche audience over having broad reach. The new magazine […]

Commissioner Kenneth Hayne. Source: AAP/David Geraghty. The banking royal commission’s final report will be submitted to the government today before being made public on Monday afternoon. The report is widely expected to include a laundry list of recommendations designed to break the cycle of appaling behaviour in the sector, but […]

Oil and gas business activity in Texas and neighboring states plunged in the fourth quarter, according to the Dallas Federal Reserve. The survey from the Fed’s 11th District also showed company sentiment turned negative for the first time in nearly two years and executives don’t expect much of an oil […]

Seeing across all aspects of a contingent workforce and incorporating full-time employee data — known as total talent management — is critical to better resource planning and making smarter, more strategic decisions to drive cost savings and program efficiency. Organizations can enhance their sourcing efforts by embracing business intelligence-based tools […]

Organizations leverage business intelligence (BI) and analytics to solve business problems and improve operations. These software platforms convert data into actionable intelligence that arms companies with the information they need to make tactical and strategic business decisions. However, today’s business environment is extremely complex. Data comes from an ever-growing number […]

Forbes Africa in partnership with Busy Internet Ghana (ISP) has launched a new digital channel or application, known as forbes8, to enable local entrepreneurs to access opportunities for their business. The app-based service allows users to log in to watch, listen to seminars, interact with business leaders and provide an […]

View our interactive dashboard analysis on Qualcomm’s Qualcomm’s expected performance over 2019 to see our forecasts and valuation estimate. Qualcomm Mobile Station Modem Business In Focus While Qualcomm shipped 232 million chips over Q4 FY’18, marking a 5% year-over-year increase, it provided a tough outlook for Q1 FY’19, with chipset […]