Popular Australian lingerie company Honey Birdette is ramping up its sales by launching a US-based ecommerce website and is expanding it’s United Kingdom retail portfolio to 40 stores by the end of 2018. Australian entrepreneur Eloise Monaghan founded the company and later launched the American site after a massive 374% increase in American sales via the website over the last year. The new sales platform will enhance the consumer experience and offer faster delivery and free delivery for orders over $50 as well as making it easier to return something.
Eloise Monaghan and Honey Birdette are planning for retail openings in the United States and opening more in the United Kingdom. Eloise Monaghan opened the first retail store outside of Australia in London and then two more stores in Westfield White City and Victoria Gate. Eloise Monaghan and Honey Birdette have 10 openings lined up in the United Kingdom and they will be in Westfield Stratford, Leeds, Newcastle and Liverpool. Eloise Maghan opened 55 stores in Australia and is now considering possible key locations in Europe. Private investment firm BBRC is backing the popular Australian brand.
Honey Birdette was launched in 2006 by Eloise Monaghan and a friend of hers. They struggled to find provocative lingerie and bedroom accessories so they decided to start their own line to help those who were in the same boat living in Australia. Honey Birdette offers products from intimate lingerie to high-class toys for the bedroom. Honey Birdette offers its customers while they shop. Honey Birdette offers a wide range of massage candles, French perfumes. All the products are designed in house at the Honey Birdette Headquarters. In 2010, Honey Birdette opened a location in California. Australian model Tiah Delaney has been the amabassador for Honey Birdette since 2015. Honey Birdette continues to become popular across the world and Eloise Monaghan continues to provide top of the line products.
There has not been a refugee crisis of current proportions since World War II. As millions of families run from misery and war political leaders and governments are deliberately looking the other way. Members of Avaaz from all over the world took action, funded projects by land and sea, and donated almost a million dollars to help the refugees. Their donation funded missions to save lives, helped refugees survive the harshness of the winter, and called for human policies. Thousands of Avaaz members even took refugees into the care of their homes.
The efforts of Avaaz began in 2013 when they helped the refugees in Lebanon. They challenged governments to save the children in Syria who had no means of getting an education with a $1 million donation. Their donation was matched a hundred to one by the governments and Avaaz was called magnificent. In 2015 there were a staggering number of refugees struggling to get to Europe on sea voyages that were often deadly. Avaaz raised $500,000 and supported a private rescue operation that was the most effective anywhere in the Mediterranean.
Avaaz sent critical supplies to the Greek islands because the refugees were coming and had nothing. They reunited refugees with their children in the United Kingdom and made families whole again. When the world was staggering from the death of a Syrian toddler named Alan Kurdi, Avaaz began working with his aunt and their petition for a human policy for refugees gathered 1.2 million signatures. The policy was in honor of the little boy and Avaaz made headline all over the world. Avaaz will never stop because they will always use their voice to fight for humanity. They will be there when tragedy strikes to offer aid. They will be heard and they will make a difference.
Making it big in the food industry is never easy due to the massive competition. There are numerous choices that people have these days when it comes to where to eat and what to eat. Winning over all the choices that people have these days and running a restaurant successfully is a great achievement. Omar Yunes, one of the most successful restaurateurs in Mexico, started and managed a fast food joint successfully when he was only 21 years old. At that time, Sushi Itto, a Japanese fusion food brand started spreading in Mexico, and Omar Yunes realized it is a great opportunity to get started in the food industry; he was so passionate about from the very young age.
After opening the first Sushi Itto joint at the age of 21, he continued opening one after the other, and today proudly owns 13 franchise units of Sushi Itto. All of his 13 franchise units are highly successful and profitable, and it is because of this reason he also won the Best Franchisee of the World Competition in 2015. It is one of the most challenging competitions in the food industry, where franchisees from across the globe participate. There are many other big brands and names in the food industry that participates in this competition, but Omar Yunes surpassed them all to emerge victoriously. When taking the award from the organizers at the award ceremony held in Florence, Italy, he mentioned his 400 employees and gave them credit for making it possible.
Omar Yunes has a firm grip on the food industry and understands the industry well. He believes that it is essential for any restaurant owner to keep the employees motivated. No matter how big the franchise brand is, it all boils down to the kind of food the particular joint serves and how polite and courteous the employees are. Omar Yunes keeps his employees motivated by paying them well and ensuring that there is a system in place that enables the employees to communicate with him without any hindrance. It helps Omar to keep track of any loopholes in the business and take corrective measures at the right time.
Cassio Audi has become a very successful person in the business world, but he was not always a part of the business administration and financial industry. Before Casio Audi created a life as a business professional he was providing his skills as a drummer to a band called Viper. This is where a lot of people may know of Cassio. He played on an album that received stellar reviews from critics with different music publications and fans. Casio was highly regarded for his ability to play as a drummer and also write music.
This would be a career that Casio Audi loved, but he would not stay with this band outside the eighties. He would appear as a writer on three of the albums before breaking away from his band to pursue other dreams. He will leave his rock band life and go on to earn in MBA for another passion in the world of business. This is where he would find a lot of interest in things like financial industry.
Casio Audi had a lot of interest in building a better career for himself in the world of business. He was a prolific songwriter that received a lot of praise for the music that he created, but he felt that he would be much better suited for a business world, and that is what led to a departure from the music. Many people are still Googling and discovering Casio Audi as a musician for the first time as his music comes through on different apps like Google Play and iTunes. He may have moved away from this world, but the music that he created appears to live on. New fans are still discovering his musicianship, and many are dazzled by the fact that he has been able to transition.
Highland Capital is an investment management firm focused on managing structured investment, distressed investment, and hedge funds. The company has interests in international fixed income, public equity, and hedge markets. It is more specifically focused on structured products, and high yield bonds. The company was founded in 1993 by James Dondero and Mark Okada and has its headquarters in Dallas, Texas. In 2014, the company had an accumulation of over $18.7 billion of assets under its management. It has a diversified client base which includes public pension plans, governments, financial institutions, corporations, etc. It also has its presence in Seoul, Singapore, Sao Paolo, and New York.
The company has been in existence for over 20 years, and throughout, it has been able to refine its practice with increased accuracy and experience. Highland Capital Management investment approach mainly focuses on ensuring consistency of its high returns. It relies on time-tested and proven principles of investment. The company maximizes on strategies and assets that it perceives to be profitable or can add significant value to investors through offering exceptional skills and expertise to the investment process. The investment team is composed of focused and active research professionals who have over ten years’ experience in the field. The company is also community oriented and has invested a considerable amount of time and financial resources in the communities where their employees live and work. It gives financial donations to both NGO’s and local communities.
Today, the company offers a broad range of products for both institutional investors. Since its initiation, 20 years ago, the company has rapidly expanded, and it now has a team of over 180 employees spread across the globe. It also boasts of having diversified clients’ base that has confidently invested massive amounts of funds in its products. The company is determined to continue offering alpha products and to keep its record of investment. The two co-founders apply proactive management approach to increase and expand the business. They highly rely on checks and balances to effectively mitigate risks and volatility. Additionally, the company upholds a high level of transparency and independency to increase confidence in investors.
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Winning the Best Franchise of the World Competition is a big deal, and it is what Omar Yunes has won. Omar Yunes is the proud owner of the 13 fast food restaurants named Sushi Itto, which is a brand that has a total of 150 restaurants across Mexico and different parts of the world. Sushi Itto is a very popular Japanese fusion fast food chain that has become very popular with the people in the last few years. The brand has a very innovative menu that is mesmerizing, delicious, and healthy at the same time. Omar Yunes won at the competition held in Florence, Italy. Omar Yunes had had the entrepreneurial spirit from the very young age and started his first Sushi Itto outlet when he was just 21.
However, he ensured that he could grow and expand his business consistently, and today has 13 fast food franchise units of Sushi Itto. Over 400 employees work at his 13 outlets, and after winning the award, he mentioned that it is because of the hard work put in by his employees that he can win the competition. The Best Franchise in the World competition is based on strict parameters, and the franchise owner that gets the maximum points win the competition.
And, Omar Yunes was able to earn the maximum points on all the judging factors, which includes the turnover, marketing, customer service, hygiene and quality, customer feedback, reviews, branding, and more. These factors played an important role when judging which franchise is the best in the world. Hundreds of participants took part in the competition from over 34 countries, which showcases the scale of the competition. Even the organizers of the contest said that Omar Yunes is the deserving candidate as he scored highest in most of the factors that were used to decide who the best Franchise in the World is.
Avaaz is the biggest and the most influential online civil organizations in the world. Its main offices are in the United States, but it conducts its undertakings across the globe. The main issues that Avaaz deals with include climate change, human rights, conflicts, animal rights, corruption, and poverty. It has been committed to empowering the voiceless people from the time when it was established in 2007. The name of the organization was transliterated from “âvâz,” which is a Persian word that means a song or a voice. Avaaz strives to ensure that people from different parts of the world are informed about issues that can affect them negatively. The community currently has millions of followers who participate in its undertakings.
The organization’s operations are guided by democracy, and this enables it to accomplish its objectives. It is committed to uniting people from different regions of the globe, eliminating international relation barriers between countries, and making the world a desirable place for everyone to live. Most people have felt the positive effect of Avaaz in the lives. It has enabled ordinary citizens from different nations to form active campaigns against corrupt governments and environmental pollution. Most parts of the world currently have a connection to the internet, and this has helped in increasing the number of people who participate in Avaaz’s campaigns.
The Avaaz community has currently teamed up with activists from different parts of the world to conduct campaigns in 18 languages. Most of the people who run its activities are volunteers. Avaaz has been transforming the world by lobbying governments, using direct action, signing petitions, organizing protests, and supporting social media campaigns. The work that it does is meant to ensure that governments and powerful institutions consult with the communities when making decisions. Avaaz collaborates with legal experts to ensure that its activities follow the law.
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While Omar Yunes does have experience in business, he did not have much experience in the food industry before he started to work on the Sushi Itto franchise that he opened in Mexico. He knew that it would be a successful business that he could run but he was concerned with the options that the had with the company and that made some problems for him because of the way that things were going. For Omar Yunes, running the company was the most important thing and it was something that he did so that he would be able to be successful. He didn’t want to do it to make the company better or to do more for the company but that has been the result. Along with the awards that he has won for making Sushi Itto a global company, he has also won awards from independent agencies for his work as a franchisee.
There are many different ways that people are able to benefit from the things that Omar Yunes has done but one of the biggest is the fact that Sushi Itto has grown. The company used to just be a national company. Despite this fact, they were very popular but it was hard to grow just in the area of Japan that they were in. Omar Yunes changed this because he wanted to make the company better. He did what he could to show people that there was more to offer and that he could grow it in a country that wasn’t Japan.
Other people have also taken notice to the fact that Omar Yunes is successful with the company. This is what has allowed him to win awards like the franchising award that he recently won. There is nobody else in Mexico that has been able to win as many awards as what Omar Yunes has done and that has given him a chance to try more with the options that he has. He continues to work hard and grow the company so that he will have a chance at more profits and even more rewards.
Mexico had not opened its offshore oil well to private companies for almost 80 years. It finally did just that to allow foreign competition in its energy market. The three companies participating in this offshore oil well include Premier Oil, Talos Energy, and Sierra Oil & Gas. The joint venture by these three energy companies marked the first time since anyone other than the state-run monopoly, Petroleos Mexicanos, had control of the oil industry.
The Zama-1 Well, as it is named, holds more than 100 million barrels of oil with the drilling expected to take three months. It is anticipated that the oil well will be profitable and is on the oil industry’s watch list. There may be more investments if the well provides exemplary results.
Talos Energy is the primary machinist of the well and holds 35% of its stake. The company is considered as the number one “small company” by Hearst Newspapers. Talos was originally started by Tim Duncan and his partners with $600 million in equity from its previous backers. It provides more than 16,000 barrels of oil every day and is continually producing more at an alarming rate. To put in perspective, the company holds only 120 employees. In addition, WorkPlaceDynamics name the company as having one of the best working environments amongst small businesses.
The work ethic of Talos has created fortunes for the company. In fact, it is expected to continually grow and increase its revenue. Due to the company’s ethic, it attracts fully committed workers and investors who believe in its future. Tim Duncan, the top executive of Talos Energy, further helps the company’s situation in its drive to the top. Duncan consistently tells his employees to “bring [him] your best ideas and don’t hold back.” The employees put it: “There is never a dull moment. We are a small enough company where the work we do really does make a change in the company.”
With its oil projects and unyielding members, Talos is destined to become one of the top oil companies. It has already proven its worth by achieving various different accolades and is continually improving from its previous years.
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The growing popularity of activism in its many different forms has led to the establishment of the Avaaz group, which is dedicated to bringing the fight for human and animal rights into the homes of millions of people across the planet. Engaging in the fight against events and legislation that cause difficulties in the lives of different people and animals has become the domain of this group, which uses Online petitions and campaigns to raise awareness across the planet of the battle against various problems, such as corruption and poverty.
Established in January 2007, the Avaaz group has been described as the most powerful Online activism group in the world driven by a shrinking society that sees links between different communities driven together by a common fight against the loss of human rights in its many different forms. As it used the Internet to organize and place pressure on the leaders of the world, Avaaz has become a voice for people in far flung regions of the world located on every major continent; Avaaz has grown quickly to have more than 44 million members spread across almost 200 countries across the planet fighting to assist their fellow humans in their fight for freedom and protection.
Global issues can be submitted to the leadership and campaign selection panel at Avaaz for the consideration of members who make a decision on which campaigns should be a priority for the group; this is seen as a benefit for some commentators who feel Avaaz breaks down social and racial borders that can build up when activism work is located only in a small community of people. Although the work of Avaaz has largely been based in Online campaigning the activism group has recently been using its membership to fund legal investigations about various problems found across the globe.