Author: Nick Wilsion

Business agility firm EPiC Agile is expanding into the Americas after bringing seasoned industry veteran Ron Laudadio onboard to continue its track record of exponential growth and global expansion. The move comes as business booms for EPiC, which has grown its headcount by more than 75 per cent this year, as companies worldwide seek out business transformation solutions amid ongoing fallout from the coronavirus crisis. According to a recent study published by Accenture, more organisations are commencing a business agility journey and those on the journey report greater progress. Year-on-year, overall maturity increased 8 per cent, with companies reporting that…

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Technological decentralization is meaningless without decentralized decision making. Building upon this idea, the team behind Paladin is trying to reduce friction in on-chain governance process. With less than 10% of voter turnout on most on-chain proposals (ex : UIP-09 had 12% turnout, AIP-33 had 4% turnout) voter apathy has become a major obstacle to decentralization. To tackle the problem, Paladin has developed a vote lending market called Paladin Lending. “Paladin Lending will allow to create a new money lego for yield hunters and enable liquid governance for active governance stakeholders,” explains Romain Figuereo, founder of the protocol, “vote lending is…

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The history of Quintus is closely linked to that of Saint-Emilion, one of the oldest winegrowing areas of the region. Perched on a limestone promontory, culminating at an altitude of 62 metres, Quintus offers up a breath-taking 360-degree view across the Dordogne valley. Its topography, boasting a plateau and featuring north, west and south facing slopes, comprises an incredible abundance of micro-climates and limestone soils, especially well suited for extricating the finest qualities of the Merlot and Cabernet Franc grape varietals. Established in 2011, Chateau Quintus released its 10th vintage this past year, with its highly acclaimed 2020. The Gallo-Romans,…

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Teaching qualifications (CELTA) and an online English test (LINGUASKILL) from Cambridge Assessment English have been recognised for their high quality by Australia’s NEAS, a global leader in quality assurance for the English language teaching community. The popular English language teaching qualifications CELTA and CELTA Course online, have been endorsed alongside Linguaskill, Cambridge’s AI-powered online English test. They have been recognised in the category of Quality Products and Services, which means they met strict quality assurance criteria set out by NEAS, an independent organisation that has been assuring quality in the English teacher sector for 25 years. Experts from Cambridge say…

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A cultural exchange forum “Night of Guoyuan” was held at the Harvard Club of New York City on September 17, to celebrate the oncoming Chinese Mid-autumn Festival, as well as sharing bonds with China. Nearly 100 dignitaries and business leaders attended the event, which was hosted by Jiangsu King’s Luck Brewery Co., Ltd., and among them were the American, Russian, Japanese, and South Korean diplomats to the United Nations, as well as overseas Chinese leaders. Abigail Posner, creative business strategy director at Google, discussed “Yuan” (bond) culture during the forum. Yuan means fate and bond in Chinese. Posner expressed appreciation…

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Embarking on the first step to enter the Colombian region for enabling cross-border digital payments, TerraPay,a global payments infrastructure company today announced a strategic partnership with MOVii, a leading mobile wallet service that allow both banked and unbanked Colombians to do financial transactions from their mobile phone, with ease, convenience and security.

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