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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…

7 Reasons Why You Need To Take A Break From Social Media

There’s no doubt social media is a significant part of our daily lives. You can hardly go out for dinner without having people upload pictures of their meals to Instagram or take a quick selfie. Our generation is defined by…

Sell It: The Secret To A Successful Personal Brand

While Jordan Belfort made the sentence “Sell me this pen” quite famous, for young professionals today the real question is “Sell me yourself”. All those job interviews you had, all those cover letters you’ve written, the time you spent polishing…

Burger King Twitter Account Hijacked: What We Can Learn From This Social Media Crisis

Remember when Burger King’s Twitter account was hijacked – announcing that it had been bought by McDonalds? The company’s avatar and name was changed to “McDonalds” and tweeted several offensive and inappropriate tweets to their followers. Hilarious and a perfect…

Jon Stewart Strikes Again: What’s Wrong With The Current Debate On Israel

The whole world is shaming and denouncing Israel  for its barbaric military action in Gaza, an offensive that so far claimed the lives of over 500 people, 75% of whom are civilians, and 20% of whom are children. Now any…

5 Ways To Become The Center of Attention

We’ve all been in those situations: You are in a meeting, a negotiation session or just at a get together at your friend’s house, and it feels like crap when everyone is kinda ignoring you. There isn’t even a difference…

This Is What Happens When You Tip $100

Sometimes all you need is a show of gratitude to make someone’s day, and sometime you need to tip them $100 to make a point. We all have, at some point in time, grabbed a burger or a burrito in…

5 Tips For Beating Your Quarter-Life Crisis

If you’re in your twenties, you have probably started feeling the symptoms of a quarter-life crisis. Sure, many middle-aged people will look back at their time spent as twenty-somethings and probably regret being so melodramatic. I don’t yet have the…

6 Tips To Actually Build your Personal Brand

There are many blog posts out there talking about building your personal brand. They all tell you the same thing: What is your mantra? What is your expertise? What can you offer to people you meet? These are all great…

Bridging Social Media Marketing Gaps

What do you want to achieve with your social media profiles? Are you seeing the return on all your efforts? Are you keeping up just because you are supposed to, or do you have an actual plan? 1. Where is…

Seven Minutes That Break Down What’s Going On In Venezuela

Huge protests and riots have been going on all across Venezuela for past days against the country’s repressive government. An oblivion regime that has deprived Venezuela’s people from its human rights and allowed despicable criminal actions go unpunished. The government that…

5 Key Success Factors Of Small Businesses Through The Social Media

Every business bases on their unique key success factors and five incredible businesswomen, small business owners, from around the world shared their “secret success recipes” to help out other aspiring entrepreneurs make a difference in their ventures. Meanwhile, nearly every business…

Gulf Elite Issue 5

No better way to launch 2014 with a bang than getting your monthly dose of motivation and inspiration – Gulf Elite Magazine Issue 5! Ever wondered what it takes to stick to your New Year resolution? What it would take to become…

The Golden Rule of Starting Up: Product-Market Fit

You can have a million-dollar idea, but if people aren’t going to buy your product or service, it is worthless. To succeed, your concept must have a group of customers that want your product and will buy into it, a…

Princess Lulu: A Royal Hustler

Gulf Elite wouldn’t deserve its name if we didn’t go around looking for VIPs and Royals to feature in our publication. Our philosophy stands for bridging the gap between Gen-Y and the older age groups who made it to the…

#How Social Media Can Get You From Hired to Fired

The world has been spending a crazy amount of time analyzing and understanding media, its importance in society,  influence on our linguistic development and the role it plays in how we perceive things and more importantly – how we are…

Gulf Elite Issue 4

Gulf Elite Issue 4 is now live! Get your dose of motivation right now and kickstart the month all pumped. Editorial It’s really been a crazy month here at Gulf Elite; a lot of stuff has been going on. We…

Empowering Youth Through Sharing Opportunities

At Gulf Elite we want people to know about the amazing things youth around the world are up to! Sometimes it is good to pump you up through our motivation articles, or to give you practical tips on how to…

Gulf Elite #3

Gulf Elite Issue 3 Editorial It’s been quite an amazing journey since we started 2 months ago! A publication we thought would only be circulated among friends now reaches more than 30 thousands people a month and we’re still growing….

Hashtags, Tweets, Posts – Revolutionizing the Fashion Industry

Over the past few years, the social media has never been so powerful in promoting and spreading business ideas and iconic brands. Never have social websites, like Facebook or Instagram, been so important and empowering in growing a business because…