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Just a moment... .CO Domain Names. 16 Tips for Picking the Perfect Startup Name. Cezary Pietrzak is a New York-based creative marketer and growth strategist.

16 Tips for Picking the Perfect Startup Name

He currently runs marketing at tech incubator QLabs and previously co-founded travel site Wanderfly. You can read his thoughts on startup marketing at www.cezary.co. This article is the second in a three-part series about naming your startup; on Wednesday, we discussed why your startup's name matters, and on Friday, we'll discuss testing and buying domains. You know that naming a startup and securing a great domain is difficult, but you’re committed to the cause because you realize it’s important.

You’ve also done your research on great startup names, set up a Google spreadsheet to track your progress, and organized a brainstorm with a small group of people. SEE ALSO: Why Your Startup’s Name Matters The reality is there is no easy trick; but, the right approach can dramatically increase your chances of success. 37 Words that Should NOT be in Your Company Name. How to Name Your Business & Choose a Domain Name. Middle East Ranked Among Top 10 Global Luxury Markets In 2014. Increased tourist flows to the region have catapulted the Middle East into the top global market for luxury spending, a new report says By Mary Sophia December 18, 2014 The Middle East was ranked 10th among the top global luxury markets in the world, according to the latest report by consultant Bain & Co.

Middle East Ranked Among Top 10 Global Luxury Markets In 2014

The report added that the consumption of luxury goods in the Middle East surged by 11 per cent this year, largely driven by increased tourist flows to the region. Untitled. Dubai accounts for one-third of luxury shopping in Middle East. Among the shopping centres across the emirate, Dubai Mall accounts for around half of luxury purchases made in Dubai.

Dubai accounts for one-third of luxury shopping in Middle East

Dubai: Dubai is increasingly attracting more luxury shoppers from around the world and accounts for 30 per cent of the luxury market in the Middle East region, the latest report by Bain & Company said. The city also commands around 60 per cent of the UAE’s luxury market. Among the shopping centres across the emirate, Dubai Mall accounts for around half of luxury purchases made in Dubai.

The revenues of worldwide luxury goods market are forecast to grow as much as 50 per cent faster than the global GDP, achieving a four to five per cent growth in 2013 and five to six per cent annual average through 2015. By mid-decade, the global luxury market is expected to break the €250 billion sales threshold. “Local consumption, intra-region tourism and the strong historic relevance of hard luxury and perfumes/cosmetics are key market drivers.

Middle East luxury industry grows despite volatility. Premium goods and services industry in the region beats global averages arab luxury world 2015 conference to bring global and regional players to solve the puzzles of digital, retail, pricing, marketing, demand and potential, among other issues.

Middle East luxury industry grows despite volatility

Five Times to Say ‘No’ to Strategy – and One Time to Say ‘Yes.’ Today, Ian Patterson continues is Five Days Delivering Digital Transformation series with a topic near and dear to my heart.

Five Times to Say ‘No’ to Strategy – and One Time to Say ‘Yes.’

A topic that transcends digital and gets at the core of business. Day 4 is the day someone on the team asks, “So, what’s our strategy?” I think Ian’s answer might surprise you. So let’s join him as he shows up for work on Day 4. Creating a Mission Statement, Setting Goals and Developing Strategies. A mission statement is a guiding light for a business and the individuals who run the business.

Creating a Mission Statement, Setting Goals and Developing Strategies

It is usually made up of three parts: Vision - big picture idea of what you want to achieve. Marketing Principles - Table of Contents. This is the table of contents for the book Marketing Principles (v. 1.0).

Marketing Principles - Table of Contents

For more details on it (including licensing), click here. This book is licensed under a Creative Commons by-nc-sa 3.0 license. See the license for more details, but that basically means you can share this book as long as you credit the author (but see below), don't make money from it, and do make it available to everyone else under the same terms. This book was accessible as of December 29, 2012, and it was downloaded then by Andy Schmitz in an effort to preserve the availability of this book. Normally, the author and publisher would be credited here. PDF copies of this book were generated using Prince, a great tool for making PDFs out of HTML and CSS. +300 Awesome Free Things for Entrepreneurs and Startups — Startups, Wanderlust, and Life Hacking — Medium. ELMEC. Dttl-tax-unitedarabemirateshighlights-2014.pdf. Proven Techniques for Idea Validation.

Step By Step Ways To Validate Your Startup or Business Idea In our previous article, we were introduced to the concept of idea validation.

Proven Techniques for Idea Validation

We also talked a bit about idea generation which naturally precedes idea validation. Then we looked at some preliminary steps in the validation process. These first steps are crucial, so make sure you have considered them before investing your valuable time moving ahead. In this article, we will advance and examine concrete methods to help you validate your idea. The Interview Method.