How to Recession-Proof Your Personal Brand to Thrive in Difficult Times

The USA, like much of the world, has now officially entered a period of recession thanks to COVID-19. The pandemic has swept across the world and introduced challenges nobody could have foreseen.  If you’re like most, you might be worrying about what this situation means for your future. Fortunately, there are …

Brexit, Brits and blending: what MIPIM told us about the state of corporate real estate

MIPIM celebrated its 30th anniversary during uncertain political and economic times, yet the mood was positive and even the backdrop of an impending Brexit decision failed to derail the UK contingent. However, the one thing missing from MIPIM in 2019 was British politicians. They were all back home, participating in …

Strategies to Help Home Business Leaders Bring Their A-Game

In today’s world, the word “A-game” has become increasingly prevalent in various business circles. Although defined broadly, the term “A-game” basically references the process of consistently operating in excellence for the purpose of completing work processes with excellence and expedience. As most home business owners know, the need for bringing …

Firms whose leaders aim to serve, enjoy higher profits and employee morale

Managers who put themselves at the service of their teams, rather than the other way around, actually have a positive impact on profit, according to new research led by academics at emlyon business school. This claims to be the first research paper to find that, not only does servant leadership …

Higher-order Components: A React Application Design Pattern

In this article, we’ll discuss how to use higher-order components to keep your React applications tidy, well-structured and easy to maintain. We’ll discuss how pure functions keep code clean and how these same principles can be applied to React components. Pure Functions A function is considered pure if it adheres …