Desmond Foster

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HSBC Global Connections — Helping businesses grow internationally

Thomas Schickler, Global Head of Liquidity and Investments, HSBC<p>There has been considerable discussion about the implications for corporates …

The First 'Bitcoin 2.0' Crowd Sale Was A Wildly Successful $7 Million Disaster

In April, a start-up in Scotland raised $7 million dollars in just 5 hours via a crypto-coin crowdsale managed by another Bitcoin-based start-up loosely based in Seattle. It was hailed as remarkable: a way for a company to raise funds without going through traditional institutions. The <i>Wall Street</i> …

How to Find Your Social Media Marketing Voice: The Best Examples, Questions and Guides

Among the many ways to stand out on social media—killer content, amazing visuals, specific formatting, and more—one that often gets overlooked is …

Putting Social to Work for Your Business

<i>Putting Social to Work for Your Business</i> will show you how to amplify your social reach exponentially – by harnessing the power of your employees as …

Public Relations

A Guide to the Best Times to Post on Social Media (Infographic)

This story originally appeared on PR Daily<p>Do you post social-media updates when your audience has the highest chance of seeing them, or just whenever you think of it or happen to have a free minute?<p>If you aren't posting to a social media site when most of your audience members are on it, all that …

Infographics

LinkedIn for Business: The Ultimate Marketing Guide

Share<p>You may have heard that LinkedIn has 433 million users, 40 percent of whom check the platform every day. Those numbers are certainly …

The Top 10 Audio Books That Every Entrepreneur Must Listen To

With a million and one things on an <i>entrepreneur’s agenda</i>, it is almost next to impossible to find the time to read a book from front to back. Well …

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UN slams Israel on West Bank home demolitions

The United Nations has condemned Israel's demolition of 30 Palestinian properties in the occupied West Bank, saying it displaced families for the second time in less than two weeks.<p>"I am concerned about the destruction of Palestinian structures in the Jordan Valley yesterday," UN Humanitarian …

On the Red Couch with California Lt. Gov Gavin Newsom

Inside Flipboard / August 15, 2013<p>In 2004, just a few weeks into his first term as the youngest Mayor of San Francisco, Gavin Newsom made history by …