Young Arab Leaders Stage RAK Startup Weekend

Parking Savior, a mobile app envisioned to help motorists find available parking spaces near their current locations, was declared as the wi..

Mixing Business With Pleasure: Working With, For, Or As A Friendly Favor

It is often said that friends are the family we choose for ourselves. And while that may apply to nearly every aspect of our lives, with fri..

Succession Planning For The Family Business

Family businesses are the backbone of economies around the world, constituting a crucial source of wealth and employment in both developed a..

Five Minutes With Entrepreneur Jelena Jakovljevic Bin Drai

With four businesses in different industries under her belt, you have to wonder, how does serial entrepreneur Jelena Jakovlijevic Bin Drai ..

DBWC And MasterCard’s Ro’Ya Initiative Celebrates Female Entrepreneurs

Female entrepreneurs were in the limelight at a gala dinner in Dubai in November held to felicitate the winners of Ro’Ya, an initiative la..

Capturing Qatar Up Close And Personal: Bylens Localizes Visual Content

Bylens, a fully Qatari-themed photo library, focuses on businesses that create content for the Gulf nation’s audience. Two Qataris, Razan ..

Executive Coaching: Using Soft Skills to Achieve Hard Results

In my last article I offered some tips on how to choose a coach. In this article we move towards the business-end of matters and focus on ho..

Emirati ’Trep Mansoor Bastaki Gives You Something To Chew On

AB Middle East Trading LLC (MAB), Mansoor Bastaki’s company, is a Dubai-based entity that manages and operates multiple areas such as reta..

Vine Throws Data Analytics For A Loop

Vine, a video-sharing app that lets users share mini-videos, is getting some attention for their recently introduced “Loop Counts”. Vine..

Keeping ‘Treps In Post Secondary: How Colleges Can Stay Relevant In Today’s Startup World

Over the past three decades, the world has witnessed a string of breakout successes that have put tech entrepreneurs in the spotlight. Apple..

Lexus Gets Drone-Friendly In The UAE

For the launch of their new RC and RC F luxury vehicles in the UAE, Lexus took the UAE’s “Drones for Good” movement to the next level...

Five Minutes With Sami Khoreibi, Founder Of Environmena

Sami Khoreibi, CEO and founder of Environmena is accustomed to the stigma of failure in the region, and the challenges in starting a venture..

Yusuffali M.A.: Leaps of Faith, Spirited Strategy, And Steely-Willed Execution Of A Global EMKE LuLu Group Foothold

People discussing Steve Jobs often mention that he started from nowhere, with practically nothing. They allude to him working out of a garag..

The Recap: Enterprise Agility Forum 2014

Entrepreneurs from all over the MENA region came together at the Jumeirah Beach Hotel on November 4, 2014 for the first Enterprise Agility F..

The Recap: Enterprise Agility Awards 2014

On the occasion of the first annual pan-Arab Enterprise Agility Awards, BNC Publishing as part of the Entrepreneur MENA franchise, awarded b..

EO’s Accelerator Initiative To Help UAE Startups Cross $1 Million In Sales

Looking for ways to boost your business in the UAE? Well, here’s a program that could help. The Entrepreneurs Organization (EO) UAE Chapte..

Book Review: Everything Connects: How To Transform And Lead In The Age Of Creativity, Innovation, And Sustainability By Faisal Hoque With Drake Baer

If there is a single line in this book that sums up what the author thinks of leadership, it is this: “Leadership is a way of owning the i..

Injaz Al-Arab Launch New Site For Youth Entrepreneur Competition

Non-profit organization Injaz Al-Arab launched a new microsite to promote their upcoming Young Entrepreneurs Competition taking place on Dec..

Book Review: Rookie Smarts: Why Learning Beats Knowing In The New Game Of Work By Liz Wiseman

Oracle alum and author Liz Wiseman has written a terrific book on why sometimes being completely inexperienced in a position is actually a ..

Five Minutes With Entrepreneur Samar Nabulsi

Samar Nabulsi Abdul Majeed is the co-Founder and Managing Director of Big On Children, and she doesn’t kid around when it comes to success..

Samsung And Oculus Create Galaxy VR

Samsung and Oculus collaborated to create Gear VR, a new dimension of mobile devices and its first virtual reality headset optimized for use..

ICF Dubai And Right Selection Hope To Step Up MENA HR Game With ICF Middle East Coaching Conference

The Dubai Chapter of the International Coach Federation will be hosting the first ICF Middle East Conference at the Jebel Ali Hotel in Dubai..

Startup Mashaweer Wants To Do Your Errands In Dubai

So much to do, so little time. Sounds familiar? Consumed with life’s daily hustle, we’ve now become reliant on the luxury of being able ..

Android 5.0 Lollipop Has Some Tantalizing Features

Google announced Android 5.0, alongside their release of the Nexus 6 smartphone, the Nexus 9 tablet, and the Nexus Player. The upgraded ope..

Book Review: Dataclysm: Who We Are When We Think No One Is Looking By Christian Rudder

Countless tomes have been written on the false anonymity of the Internet but Christian Rudder (Founder of the online dating site