• THE RETAIL SECTOR IS ROARING BACK

    By Jeffrey P. McNulty – author of The Ultimate Retail Manual  Originally published on Abasto.com and republished with permission.  The retail sector is going through a massive evolutionary change while slowly transitioning out of the pandemic. Our society is experiencing four interrelated economic challenges post-pandemic, e.g., lingering pandemic, record inflation (fuel, food, energy, disposable income, and housing), persistent supply… [Continue Reading]

    THE RETAIL SECTOR IS ROARING BACK
  • Wild West City

    By Aulia R. Sungkar (Ollie) The writer is director of ALVEO Head to the Southern part of Arizona and you will discover a harmonious blend of the old and new American wild west in the desert city of Tucson Desert Campus Life The University of Arizona was established in 1885. Today, it has 35,000 students,… [Continue Reading]

    Wild West City
  • Bali Bucket List

    By Prasiddha Gustanto The writer is editor at ALVEO Five of the breathtaking places to visit on the Island of the Gods Of all the 17,000 islands that make up the Indonesian archipelago, not a single one of them commands more international adoration than the island of Bali. With all of its gorgeous natural, cultural… [Continue Reading]

    Bali Bucket List
  • When Lincoln Played Dixie

    By Roy Holley. Originally published on The Power of Moral Leadership newsletter. Republished with permission. The writer shares an excerpt on Abraham Lincoln’s moral leadership that will complement the content of the writer’s forthcoming book, The Power of Moral Leadership: A Guide to Increasing Your Influence, Emotional Intelligence & Inner Peace. Historians are in remarkable… [Continue Reading]

    When Lincoln Played Dixie
  • Did you ever meet the real Winston Churchill?

    By Phil Anderson. Originally published on Property Sharemarket Economics. Republished with permission. In June 2020, a statue of Winston Churchill was graffitied in central London. The defacing happened during a Black Lives Matter protest. These demonstrations have swept around the globe after the police killing of George Floyd in the US last month. The graffiti… [Continue Reading]

    Did you ever meet the real Winston Churchill?
  • TALENT ACQUISITION: THE INTERVIEW PROCESS

    By Jeffrey P. McNulty – author of The Ultimate Retail Manual Originally published on Abasto and republished with permission Talent Acquisition is the First Pillar within The Ultimate Retail Manual and is probably the most important pillar on which to focus upon. Every strong and viable organization that is top of mind and dominant within their sector, universally,… [Continue Reading]

    TALENT ACQUISITION: THE INTERVIEW PROCESS
  • DOs and DON’Ts of Interviewing C-Suite Executives

    By Aulia R. Sungkar (Ollie) Director at ALVEO Conducting an interview to make some form of writing is always challenging. This indeed requires lots of preparation. It gets even trickier when the person you have to interview is a C-level member, like someone who is a part of the Board of Directors or the Board… [Continue Reading]

    DOs and DON’Ts of Interviewing C-Suite Executives
  • Putting the Boot in

    Words & photos: Aulia R. Sungkar. Originally published in JPlus of The Jakarta Post. Outdoor lifestyle brand Timberland is forging ahead the Asia Pacific region with the opening of new stores. Stewart Whitney is pointing at a pair of yellow, eight-hole boots at the Timberland’s recently-opened Bali store. “Last year we celebrated the 40th anniversary… [Continue Reading]

    Putting the Boot in
  • LADY DEWI SUKARNO: A Reflection of Beauty

    An exclusive interview and written by Aulia R Sungkar…Photography by Loepy…published in the 7th Edition of PMR Magazine S’pore, April 2010. Beauty is the artwork that creates the charming in life of the Indonesian former first lady. A warm chat with Lady Dewi Sukarno, widow of the late former Indonesian President Soekarno during a lunch… [Continue Reading]

    LADY DEWI SUKARNO: A Reflection of Beauty
  • Thomas S. Robertson: Leading with innovation to seize the future

    Words and interview by: Aulia R. Sungkar. Photos: Aulia R. Sungkar, businessweek.com. Published in The Jakarta Post, September 22, 2012. Combining his interest in human behavior with his marketing savvy, veteran academic leader Thomas S. Robertson is driving innovation to advance a top US business school as a force for global economic growth and social change. As… [Continue Reading]

    Thomas S. Robertson: Leading with innovation to seize the future