HOW STORYTELLING COULD REVOLUTIONIZE YOUR ELEVATOR PITCH

Story Telling: The “Why” before “What” Robert McKee puts it best – “Storytelling is the most powerful way to put ideas into the world.” Nowhere is this truer than when pitching your business to investors or trying to win over a potential client. Storytelling binds humans together because it is our base form of communication …

3 WAYS TO BUILD BUSINESS NETWORK FOR AN ENTREPRENEUR

Building relationships and business network is important for starting a business because it can help you to take a step back everything from branding strategy to funding. A good relationship is mutually beneficial, which enables both parties to help each other in an organic way. To build this kind of relationship, only attending business networking …

3 EASY, EFFECTIVE WAYS TO INCREASE SALES AND TRAFFIC FOR E-COMMERCE SHOPS

3 Effective Ways to Increase Sales and Traffic for E-Commerce Shops If you operate your business on an e-commerce platform like Shopify, you know that it can be difficult to create traffic and close sales. Below, Centre O offers easy ways to boost your sales: Send Samples to Social Media Influencers Social media can be …

HOW TO CONNECT DBS ACCOUNT WITH XERO

If you are using a DBS account, you can link your account to XERO and have your transactions to be reconciled automatically every 24 hour. This way, you can check your invoices’ status to see whether payment has been received or not on your DBS Account. To connect your DBS account, you should: 1. In the Accounts …

HOW TO CONNECT HSBC ACCOUNT WITH XERO

At Centre O, we work very hard to facilitate the process of serving our clients, including using XERO as accounting cloud-base system to make your finances much easier. By connecting your HSBC Account to Xero, your transactions will be reconciled automatically every 24 hour. Below is the process to connect your HSBC account to XERO: …

HONG KONG BOOK FAIR HKTDC 2018

Next week starting Wednesday 18th July is also is also the Hong Kong Book Fair! The annual Hong Kong Book Fair is entering its 28th year and hopes to attract readers from diverse cultural backgrounds. The main activity at the fair is, of course, shopping for books, but other attractions include e-learning resources, a copyright …

HONG KONG SPORTS AND LEISURE EXPO HKTDC 2018

July 18-24 is the second annual Hong Kong Sports and Leisure Expo! Organized by the HKTDC, this event drew nearly 100 exhibitors and nearly 1 million total members of the public to visit over the six days it was held last year. This exhibition aims to enable the public to find everything they need to …

THE PERSONALITY TRAITS THAT ENTREPRENEURS MUST HAVE

Entrepreneurship is challenging. Here are five personality traits that you should develop in order to be ready to start and grow your business. Passion Entrepreneurs themselves are the heart of the startup company! Their passion and enthusiasm for work will motivate the rest of the team and drive the company to success. Building a business …

THE HONG KONG FASHION WEEK FOR SPRING/SUMMER

The 9th annual Hong Kong Fashion Week for Spring/Summer is being held from the 9th of July to the 12th of July in the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre. More than 500 exhibitors will be exhibiting more than 6000 products. Only trade visitors are allowed in the show, but even if you can’t get in yourself, …

ESTABLISHMENT DAY IN HONG KONG 2018

July 1st is Establishment Day in Hong Kong History The Hong Kong Special Administrative Region Establishment Day celebrates the end of British rule over Hong Kong on this day in 1997 after more than 150 years. Hong Kong Island was ceded to the British in the Treaty of Nanking and made into a Crown Colony. …