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Traveling Tips: Which Country’s Etiquette Matches Yours? (Flowchart)

How much personal space do you need? What about showing up late to a party… is that a no-no? Are you the type to tear the wrapping paper off a gift? Find out what country is calling your name courtesy of…

Get It Right: 11 Personal Branding Tips for Job Seekers (Infographic)

Nowadays, a CV alone won’t do the trick for most businesses. When you’re trying to get your foot in the door, personal branding can mean the difference between whether that door gets opened, or slammed in your face. And it’s not…

Dubai Silicon Oasis Authority (DSOA) Announces Winner of Innovation 4 Impact Awards

A US company that allows Muslims around the world to hear Friday prayers from Islam’s holiest sites took first place in the Innovation 4 Impact Awards at the Global Islamic Economy Summit. The competition, organized by Dubai Silicon Oasis Authority…

Exclusive: Robert De Niro Visits Dubai to Promote Projects in Antigua and Barbuda

Robert De Niro is expected to arrive in Dubai next week… and this time he means business. The veteran actor and producer (and venture capitalist) is one of many Hollywood A-listers to become involved in the Caribbean tourism industry in…

Women Corner: 9 Ways to Be There for the Most Important Person in Your Life, Yourself

By nature, we as women are compassionate beings. We feel an instinctive desire to help those around us, especially those whom we care about. We harbor an almost obtrusive compulsion to fix things and to take pain away from the…

GPP Photo Week Expands its Location and Programme for its 13th Annual Event

Dubai’s premiere photography centre, Gulf Photo Plus (GPP), has announced the dates for its annual photography festival, GPP Photo Week 2017. Now in its 13th year, the festival – the first and longest-running of its kind in the region – will run from February 10…

Success Tips: 12 Ways to Turn Stress Into Productivity (Infographic)

It starts off slow. Your heart starts racing. Your mouth goes dry. Sweat starts to slowly roll down the back of your head. And then wham – a punch to the gut. Stress. The thing is: We can reframe stressful…

Success Tips: How to Turn a Bad Day Around (Infographic)

We all have a bad day, in fact, days. Whether the traffic made you late for work, or you stubbed your toe getting out of bed, it’s easy to fall into a bad temper and curse the living hell out…

Starting from the Bottom: The First Job of 12 Iconic Leaders (Infographic)

It’s not about where you start, it’s about where you ultimately get! – Mohamed Amine Belarbi Ever wondered how Obama started his journey to become the president of the United States? Like the rest of us, and many other iconic…

How to Plan the Perfect Halloween Proposal

If you’re feeling spooked at the prospect of planning the perfect Halloween proposal, then here are few ideas to get you started… Pick out a ring The best diamond stores are the specialists online, where you can custom create a…

Dating Advice: How To Make Your Relationships Work

Building long-lasting relationships is not that easy, and you know exactly why. Starting from finding a right partner and up to forming a proper emotional bond, you need to go through a great variety of phases and stages to achieve…

Narciso Contreras announced as winner of 7th edition of Carmignac Photojournalism Award

As part of the 2016 Visa pour l’Image festival in Perpignan, Fondation Carmignac has announced the 7th edition of the Carmignac Photojournalism Award has been awarded to Mexican photojournalist Narciso Contreras. The purpose of the Carmignac Photojournalism Award is to…

Eat in Style: Palazzo Versace Dubai Launches Arabesque at Giardino

Palazzo Versace Dubai launches its new dining concept, Arabesque at Giardino restaurant.  Arabesque is a weekend celebration that will be hosted from 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm every Saturday, starting 3rd of September; this will complement the International Friday Brunch…

The Rags To Riches Story Of Chef Gordon Ramsay (Infographic)

Gordon Ramsay is one of the most recognized celebrities in the world. However, his life wasn’t always so bright. From a harsh childhood to becoming one of the most recognized entrepreneurs in the world, Gordon has proved over and over…

A Philosophy to Live By: Embrace Your Fears

As I was putting a closure to a project that I held on to and believed in for the past 6 years and by the grace of God had a successful mega book launch for ‘Women In Green And Beyond’…

We’re All Guilty: How To Beat Your Social Media Addiction (Infographic)

We are now over 2.34bn worldwide users on social networks, with 1.59bn active users on Facebook, 400m active users on Instagram and 313m active users on Twitter and there’s no denying that many of us are students who spend more time Snapchating than going over our Math assignments!  Fear not, we got you covered. If…

Are You a Good Listener? Find Out With this Flowchart! (Infographic)

If you look like the guy in the picture, then probably not. Learn to listen… Listening is a skill few of us adopt and practice in their everyday life. We like to talk, everyone has an opinion about something and the level of…

Search No More: 37 Ways to Reach Happiness (Infographic)

Far from an elusive concept, happiness is something each person can create for themselves. We’ve created 37 suggestions on how to tweak your everyday life towards the happiness you deserve. Infographic courtesy of Vegas Extreme Skydiving

You’re Not Alone: Here Is How To Thrive As An Expat

Being an expatriate is no joke. It affects around 50 million of the current worldwide population. And no, it’s not a disease either, but over the web, one runs into many articles classifying subspecies of expats – i.e. traveling spouse, life-destination-, individuating…

Young Entrepreneurs Series: Chat With Ismail Rachdaoui

In this new series, we will be highlighting various young entrepreneurs from the Arab World who are passionate about technology and making a difference. We caught up with Ismail Rachdaoui, a young Moroccan entrepreneur, change maker and Tech enthusiast to discuss nextwi, a startup…