VUCA

HKIoD Organises Directors' Conference 2022 - "From Resilience to Sustainability"

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Thursday, September 22, 2022

HONG KONG, Sept 22, 2022 - (ACN Newswire) - The Hong Kong Institute of Directors ("HKIoD") hosted Directors' Conference 2022 yesterday at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre.

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  • HONG KONG, Sept 22, 2022 - (ACN Newswire) - The Hong Kong Institute of Directors ("HKIoD") hosted Directors' Conference 2022 yesterday at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre.
  • Directors' Conference 2022 held physically and online with 430 attendees in all.
  • In his closing speech, Mr Christopher Hui, GBS, JP, Secretary for Financial Services and the Treasury thanked the HKIoD for organizing this meaningful conference.
  • We should learn the true meaning of resilience and gain skills in implementing sustainability initiatives and engaging stakeholders in developing sustainable business practices in such VUCA times."

Kantar: Value of the Top 100 Most Valuable Chinese Brands Exceeds $1.24 Trillion Despite a Challenging Year

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Thursday, August 25, 2022

Three brands re-entered the Chinese brand ranking this year: YTO (No.88, $2.0bn), HAVAL (No.93, 1.8bn) and TCL (No.94, $1.8bn).

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  • Three brands re-entered the Chinese brand ranking this year: YTO (No.88, $2.0bn), HAVAL (No.93, 1.8bn) and TCL (No.94, $1.8bn).
  • She added: During VUCA* times, Chinese brands can start with building stronger perceived value, embracing sustainability, and improving end-to-end innovation capability.
  • This year was a year in which smaller Chinese brands gained ground on the larger, more established brands.
  • Chinese brands global exposure is steadily improving over a period of time and overall, the Top 100 brands overseas operations contribute 8.8% to their business.

CARBO VP Energy, Max Nikolaev, Wins Executive of the Year Stevie® Award in 2022 International Business Awards®

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Tuesday, August 16, 2022

HOUSTON, Aug. 15, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- CARBO's Max Nikolaev was named the winner of a Gold Stevie Award in the Executive of the Year category in The 19th Annual International Business Awards today.

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  • HOUSTON, Aug. 15, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- CARBO's Max Nikolaev was named the winner of a Gold Stevie Award in the Executive of the Year category in The 19th Annual International Business Awards today.
  • The International Business Awards are the world's premier business awards program.
  • "We're thrilled that we're able to return to celebrating Stevie winners in person this year," said Stevie Awards president Maggie Miller.
  • Stevie Awards are conferred in eight programs: the Asia-Pacific Stevie Awards, the German Stevie Awards, the Middle East & North Africa Stevie Awards, The American Business Awards, The International Business Awards, the Stevie Awards for Women in Business, the Stevie Awards for Great Employers, and the Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service.

Sandbox Philippines Fil-Am meetup in San Francisco!

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Monday, August 1, 2022

SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 1, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Sandbox Philippines, powered by Kada and in collaboration with Thruline Networks, Leaders Innovate, Dynamico Space, and powerful leaders in the Filipino-American ecosystem community, hosted the event The Time is Now: Leading through Challenging Times on July 27, 2022 at Dynamico Space in the Filipino Building in San Francisco, CA. This event was recorded and will be available digitally by Aug 22, 2022.

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  • Sandbox Philippines, powered by Kada and in collaboration with Thruline Networks, Leaders Innovate, Dynamico Space, and powerful leaders in the Filipino-American ecosystem community, hosted an awesome event last week.
  • The Time is Now: Leading through Challenging Times was hosted last week, July 27, 2022 at Dynamico Space in the Filipino Building in San Francisco, CA.
  • SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 1, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Sandbox Philippines , powered by Kada and in collaboration with Thruline Networks , Leaders Innovate , Dynamico Space , and powerful leaders in the Filipino-American ecosystem community, hosted the event The Time is Now: Leading through Challenging Times on July 27, 2022 at Dynamico Space in the Filipino Building in San Francisco, CA.
  • Sandbox Philippines' latest event was an encouraging day for community representatives who care about and are optimistic with the growth and development of the ecosystem both in the Philippines and in the USA.

China's Digitized Container Duckbill Speeds Up, Faster and Smarter

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Friday, July 22, 2022

BEIJING, July 22, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Chinese digital container logistic platform Duckbill announced today the completion of a Series C financing round valued at CNY 330 million (around USD 48.85 million). This round was led by the SAIC-CICC private equity fund. Existing shareholders including Shunwei Capital, Future Capital and Furong Capital continued to pump money into this deal.

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  • Within this frame of reference, Duckbill is the most promising drayage servicer in China.
  • The company has long specialized in the international freight container business a more complex but lucrative niche market and redefined it via its state-of-the-art algorithm-empowered software and management system.
  • There is no doubt that Duckbill, a latecomer to the industry, has made tremendous strides in its first five-year journey.
  • In addition to its ongoing digital enhancements to optimize customer experience, Duckbill also values its freight drivers truly.

Brandon Hall Group to Launch Study on Defining and Measuring the Employer Value Proposition

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Tuesday, July 19, 2022

Brandon Hall Groups research initiative, Employer Value Proposition, focuses on:

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  • Brandon Hall Groups research initiative, Employer Value Proposition, focuses on:
    How leading organizations are working on improving their EVP, even in a VUCA dynamic
    How organizations use data and analytics to measure, monitor, and improve their EVP
    To participate in this study, go to https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/SSDXND5 .
  • said Cliff Stevenson, Principal HR and Talent Acquisition Analyst at Brandon Hall Group.
  • Brandon Hall Group is the only professional development company that offers data, research, insights, and certification to Learning and Talent executives and organizations.
  • The best minds in Human Capital Management (HCM) choose Brandon Hall Group to help them create future-proof employee development plans for the new era.

University of Phoenix College of Doctoral Studies Releases New Edition of Its Phoenix Scholar™ Academic Journal

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Wednesday, June 22, 2022

University of Phoenix has released the 13th edition of the Phoenix Scholar academic research journal.

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  • University of Phoenix has released the 13th edition of the Phoenix Scholar academic research journal.
  • The Phoenix Scholar journal is the academic research publication of University Phoenixs College of Doctoral Studies and serves as the scholarly platform for communicating the results and outcomes of university research endeavors, and their relationship to the broader scope of learning and scholarship.
  • University of Phoenixs College of Doctoral Studies focuses on todays challenging business and organizational needs, from addressing critical social issues to developing solutions to accelerate community building and industry growth.
  • University of Phoenix is continually innovating to help working adults enhance their careers in a rapidly changing world.

Brandon Hall Group to Launch Study on Changes in Developing High-Potential Talent

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Wednesday, May 11, 2022

Brandon Hall Groups research initiative, Developing Your High-Potential Talent, focuses on how:

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  • Brandon Hall Groups research initiative, Developing Your High-Potential Talent, focuses on how:
    To participate in this study, go to https://www.research.net/r/KQL872Q .
  • They will also get immediate download access to Brandon Hall Groups strategy brief, 5 Capabilities Every Leader Should Have.
  • They attend classes, take courses, and are often promoted into leadership roles with little or no practical experience, Brandon Hall Group CEO Mike Cooke said.
  • Brandon Hall Group is the only professional development company that offers data, research, insights, and certification to Learning and Talent executives and organizations.

Branding Expert Jane Cavalier: What Cancel Culture Really Means and How Brands Need to Respond

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Tuesday, February 22, 2022

"Traditional brands have sold without any accountability for their cultural impact, which is now being challenged by the cancel culture," says Cavalier.

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  • "Traditional brands have sold without any accountability for their cultural impact, which is now being challenged by the cancel culture," says Cavalier.
  • "Brands can no longer do what they want without considering the negative and positive effects on people and society."
  • Because brands deliver pervasive cues within our culture with the ability to penetrate consciousness, they are social powerhouses.
  • It provides a powerful reflection on challenges facing humanity right now and how brands can empower a better world."

JFrog Partners With SB C&S, a SoftBank Group Company, to Accelerate DevOps Delivery in Japan

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Thursday, September 9, 2021
Key Points: 
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210908006188/en/
    We are thrilled to partner with SoftBank to accelerate DevOps adoption in Japan.
  • We believe the combination of JFrogs Platform and SoftBank expertise will boost cloud-native and DevOps adoption in Japan.
  • The partnership enables the complete JFrog Platform to be available immediately in Japan, including:
    JFrog Artifactory : As the worlds first universal binary repository, JFrog Artifactory is the heart of the JFrog Platform.
  • The JFrog name, logo mark and all JFrog product names are registered trademarks or trademarks of JFrog Ltd.
    SoftBank, the SoftBank name and logo are registered trademarks or trademarks of SoftBank Group Corp. in Japan and other countries.