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COVID-19 Increasing Consumers’ Focus on “Ethical Consumption,” Accenture Survey Finds

Pandemic accelerating digital adoption and likely to cause long-term changes in consumer behaviors The COVID-19 pandemic is likely to alter consumer behaviors permanently and cause lasting structural changes to the consumer goods and retail industries, according to findings of an Accenture (NYSE: ACN) survey of more than 3,000 consumers in 15 countries across five continents. The survey, which [&hellip

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Saving for Your Dream Home

While the focus of Australians has shifted towards a more balanced lifestyle in recent years, 7 in 10 of us still feel it’s important to achieve the traditional Australian dream of home ownership. For many people, it feels harder than ever to achieve, but it’s certainly not impossible. In fact, 87% of Australians hold the [&hellip

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Online English Teaching a Safe and Resilient Livelihood that Bridges Peoples and Cultures

While the Philippine economy reels from the negative impact of the coronavirus pandemic with the easing of quarantine restrictions, the months-long quarantine have created a chain reaction that led to many Filipinos losing their jobs and livelihood. On March 16, President Rodrigo Duterte declared the entire island of Luzon with its population of 58 million [&hellip

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Baby Corn Production Guide

Young cob corn (Zea mays L.), the newly developed corn, has been used by Chinese as vegetable for generations and this practice has spread to other Asian countries. It is used as ingredient in most food preparations. It has nutritive value similar to that of non-legume vegetable such as cauliflower, tomato, cucumber and cabbage (Yodpetch [&hellip

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Off-the-Shelf or Custom Software: What’s Best for Your Business?

Nowadays, having a business isn’t just about providing customers with the products/services that they need, rather about streamlining processes to deliver the best experience possible. Being in the digital age, however, requires businesses to be aware of new technology and keep up with them to continuously move forward and have a competitive edge. But just [&hellip

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How to Start a Corned Beef Making Business

Corned beef has been a part of Filipino staple food not only for breakfast but it has been more popular when the eatery business introduce the “silog” meal such as Tapsilog short for tapa with itlog (egg), Longsilog (Longganisa with egg), and the Cornsilog (corned beef with egg). It is also being used in other [&hellip

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Robocash Group runs pre-IPO round to launch its Philippine neobank

Getting prepared for an initial public offering (IPO) on the Australian Stock Exchange (ASX) in December 2020, Singapore-headquartered Robocash Group opened a US$5 million pre-IPO funding round to finance the launch of its Philippines Neobank called Una Bank by September 2020. With extensive expertise in automation, risk management and data science gained by serving over [&hellip

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How to Make Homemade Bukayo

Bukayo is a very sweet Filipino delicacy popular among children. It is simply made by simmering strips of young, gelatinous coconut (buko) in water and then mixing with white or brown sugar resulting into a sweet tasting delight. Bukayo makes a great present or gift to your loved ones and friends. You can even make [&hellip

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Feeding of Tilapia

Important points to be considered in feeding of tilapia Feeding Habits An understanding on the natural feeding of fish is important in order to produce: 1. An acceptable and nutritionally adequate diet. 2. A proper feeding regime is adopted to ensure optimal growth and survival of the fish Tilapias are also daytime and surface feeder. [&hellip

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Quail is more than just a game bird

Unknown to many, quails (Coturnix coturnix japonica) are classified as game birds and used in outdoor sports and recreational activities. However, for business, quail is more than just a game bird. Raising quails is a profitable venture as the birds are easy to nurture. It does not require construction of large holding pens, minimum capital, [&hellip

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