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Dachser offers big chance to break into the logistics sector

The global supply chain and logistics industry has been very much in spotlight in the last 2 years, in part because various international events disrupted the usual smooth flow of goods between cities and continents. Deliveries of items ranging from vaccines to car parts, electronic components and plastic cups were held up due to lack of capacity, port and airport congestions and shortages in equipment or trucks. While the situation is gradually improving, the tides are changing rapidly seeing decreasing volumes and rates due to the worsening global economic outlook. But, as it turned out, those incidents made the general public more aware of the scale and complexity of the industry, illustrating the indispensable role it plays in linking suppliers and consumers. ...

打工仔要「抵得諗」?其實做生意亦然 付出多一點 換來意想不到收獲

坊間的資訊科技開發公司,與客戶合作時都會訂清楚工作範圍(Scope of Service),任何工作範圍以外的額外工作,都可以另外「加錢」。但在我的信念中,從來不會輕易向客戶額外收費。由於這個信念,公司從來沒有失落過任何一個項目,與許多客戶都有超過10年、20年的合作關係。而且,每年有高達80%的新項目,都是由舊客戶介紹,可見其重要性。 ...

Breaking the myths of Zero Trust model and understanding how it can protect your organization

One of the latest buzzwords in the cyber security industry is a ‘Zero Trust’ security model. In short, a zero-trust model basically means you do not leave any room for errors at all and do not trust anyone or anything. So, what exactly is Zero trust? Is it a new product? Is it a certification or a mere buzzword within the cybersecurity industry? ...

中層管理 中小企業持續發展的中流砥柱

中小企業的持續發展有賴兩大資源的支持:錢財和人材。在人材方面,中小企業的老闆在創建他們的業務並發展至一定規模後,確實需要一群可信及具能力的中層管理人員幫助他們管理及持續發展業務。如何發掘、培育及維護中層管理人員,正是中小企業持續致勝之道。 ...

Prioritizing Cybersecurity at the Leadership Level

Week after week, month after month, shareholder cyber lawsuits hit the news. Capital One settles for $190 million. A class-action lawsuit was filed against Ultimate Kronos Group for alleged negligence regarding a ransomware attack, identifying a poor cybersecurity system as the root problem. ...

Enhancing the shopping experience with improved authorisation rates

We are living in a time where the e-commerce landscape is growing multifold, with tailwinds from evolved customer preferences leaning toward convenience and frictionless experiences. ...

3 things business leaders should know about security

A few years ago, Cathay Pacific suffered a lapse in data security, affecting the personal information of an estimated 9.4 million people. Along with the questions it raised around the effectiveness of cybersecurity for all companies, a top international law firm noted another effect: an uptick in interest in collective redress, a type of representative action resembling a class action lawsuit. ...

由Barcode走上創業之路

談到筆者的創業歷程,總會先由黑白條碼(Barcode)說起。早於上世紀50年代,Barcode已經在美國出現,並於60年代開始在當地被應用於零售業中。Barcode雖然看上去都是黑白相間條紋,但多年發展下來也有分為許多種。 ...

How small businesses in Hong Kong can stay agile and achieve growth in the year ahead

If there’s one thing the last two years has taught us about business resilience, it is the importance of a sound supply chain strategy. The unpredictability of the pandemic and the six-day grounding of the megaship Ever Given in March 2021, and subsequent blockage of the Suez Canal, have shown that a supply chain disruption can hit anytime and anywhere, with devastating spillover effects in our closely connected world. ...

How your business can plan for an uncertain future

If anything is certain in this world, it’s the uncertain. ‘Uncertainty’ conjures many negative connotations and these differ amongst each of us, because uncertainty dictates a shift in how we execute our role and responsibilities. For example, for senior business executives uncertainty may mean doubt, risk and mistrust more than anything else given that their remit is ensuring the corporate reputation is intact. Conversely, for entry level professionals, uncertainty may predominantly mean an increase in anxiety, fear and overall stress levels. ...