By Philipp Kristian Diekhöner
Building trust and shifting power dynamics in big tech
Last year, a big hotel chain compromised my passport and payment details. It took me six months and a lawyer to find out exactly what information was lost. But don’t feel bad for me.
By : Min Chen
Startup of the Year: Tessa Therapeutics
Tessa Therapeutics is a clinical-stage biotech company that is working to revolutionize cancer treatment through innovative immunotherapy. The company’s core platform technology uses a type of immune cells called the Virus-Specific T cell, which have shown early
By : Tracy Ho
How to win respect and influence people
In our last column, we talked about building your personal brand equity as the foundation of your company. According to Inc., “when people speak of ‘brand equity,’ they mean the public’s valuation of a brand.” In
By : Killian Kostiha
The ecommerce market is maturing. In Hong Kong, the ecommerce revenue is expected to grow by 8.9% in 2019 compared to 2018, according to Statista. Tools that can help brands to create and improve their e-shop is expanding.
All-in-one ecommerce companies are also
By : Khadija Azhar
Ideas don’t hold much stand-alone importance if entrepreneurs don’t possess the ability to execute them to fruition. According to Launchgarage CEO Jay Fajardo (pictured), these abilities can be cultivated through collaborative efforts with industry peers. After all, it isn’t only the ideators that
By Kuma Chow
Growing efforts in disability-focused technologies are bearing fruit
My mom opened my eyes to the difficult world of wheelchair users. Her last months were spent on a bulky wheeled device, which was as restrictive as it was assistive.
Two years after her cancer diagnosis, our
HONG KONG, September 17th, 2019- Appysport, a Hong Kong-based sports startup, is partnering with Decathlon, the world’s largest sports retailer, to launch an Appysport X Decathlon Pop-Up Mobile Van in Sai Kung. With the mission to make sports more accessible for everyone, the van offers
John Tsang, Senior Advisor of Bowtie, the virtual insurer, met the Hong Kong citizen today at Whampoa Garden. A total of 6,000 lollipops each with $6000 BowtieCash promo code were handed out to citizens, by borrowing its homophonic, it implies that Hong Kong people can
By Sarah Garner
The fashion industry is one of the biggest polluters in the world, second only to oil. In recent years, this has been one of the more prevalent catalysts thrusting the world of resale into the spotlight.
The fashion resale market is exploding, and has
By : Gloria So
It’s a dog-eat-dog world out there according to Adam Smith and most of the workforce in Asia. In order for you to succeed, it is important to out-smart your competitor, offer more and more innovative products and ideas, and set up your