Month: February 2022

Crowdfunding: More than a Financial Tool

For many start-ups, crowdfunding also serves as a marketing tool that gathers customer feedback for product development and connects them to suppliers and retailers. As a result, many MNCs are jumping on the crowdfunding bandwagon as part of their marketing strategy.

Growing Music Streaming Industry in Indonesia

The pandemic has shifted the consumption of audio entertainment online. Spire Consultant Faiz Mustin discusses the growing popularity of music apps amongst Gen Z and Millennials in Indonesia with TechnoBusiness.

The Challenge of The Big Quit

By some estimates, more than 40% of workers around the world considered quitting their job. The trend has come to be referred to as the “Great Resignation” or the “Big Quit”. The worst hit were the leisure, hospitality, retail and healthcare sectors.

Industries escalate war against hackers

From banks and cryptocurrency exchanges to e-commerce giants, logistics and even the news media, hackers and data thieves are hitting industries hard. Forecasts suggest that by 2025, cybercrime will rack up a toll of US$10.5 trillion annually.

Rise of the Gig Workers

The Covid-19 pandemic’s disruption of the labour market has been a strong driver of the growth of the gig economy. Notorious for its lack of regulations, gig economy workers are pressuring for better working conditions.