A Chinese perception of “IOT”

World Internet of Things Convention (WIOTC) is an international organization headquartered in Beijing with  branch offices in 20 countries. WIOTC defines IOT as a multi-functional network that puts all products and goods into a searchable, traceable and controllable system. It is both virtual and reality based. Details

Poussins mâles : des milliards euthanasiés dans le monde entier

Chaque année, des millions de poussins mâles sont euthanasiés dans toute l’Europe, dont 3 millions en Suisse, 45 millions en Allemagne, et 50 millions en France. Consommer ce que l’on désire, mais à quel prix ? À l’échelle mondiale, des milliards de poussins mâles en élevage conventionnel sont éliminés par asphyxie, broyage, gazage ou électrocution. Les petits poussins mâles sont Details

The role of the Personal Assistant in ‘Geneva International’

Geneva is home to 37 international organisations, bodies and secretariats and 257 permanent missions, representations, and delegations. Geneva is also home to the various secretariats for the United Nations. Consequently, the city is full of amazing personal assistants (PAs) who ensure that ‘Geneva International’, the cosmopolitan part of the city, runs smoothly. Supporting ambassadors, directors, head of divisions and other Details

« Travailler pour bâtir un avenir meilleur »

De la formation continue à la protection sociale pour tous les âges, les pistes de l’Organisation Internationale du Travail (OIT) dans le cadre de son 100e anniversaire. « Travailler pour bâtir un avenir meilleur », tel est le titre du rapport mandaté par l’OIT et présenté le 22 janvier 2019 par la Commission mondiale sur l’avenir du travail. Cette dernière est constituée de Details

32,2 millions de francs récoltés pour partager notre bonheur ensemble

Ensemble pour plus de bonheur De simple émission de radio créée en 1946, « la chaîne du bonheur » est devenue le principal bailleur de fonds privé de l’aide humanitaire en Suisse : c’est l’institution d’une fondation indépendante depuis 30 ans, le bras humanitaire de la Société suisse de radiodiffusion et télévision (SRG SSR). La chaîne du bonheur a ainsi collecté 32,2 millions de francs. Details

Davos’ WEF annual meeting, the luminaries and their 1,500 individual private flights

On 22 January 2019, world luminaries met at Davos Switzerland for the annual meeting of the World Economic Forum (WEF). The theme of the 31st meeting was the “Fourth Industrial Revolution”, which included discussions on the following topics: fusion technologies, agile technology governance, business disruption, ethics and identity, innovation and production, disruption to jobs and skills, security and conflict, inequality Details

The Little Coaching Dictionary: Victimhood

For the French version, click here When speaking to a life coach or a neuro-programming (NLP) therapist, you can end up confused by the words used. We are offering you here a series to allow you to get familiar with the language and even demystify it. Victimhood is an attitude that determines how we react to and position ourselves in a situation. Details

The Alliance To End Plastic Waste

Birth of a new alliance to reduce plastic waste around the world This month around thirty large global companies announced the launch of “The Alliance to End Plastic Waste.” These multinationals come from diverse fields including petrochemicals, recycling, and fast-moving consumer goods (FMCG) industries. They all produce or use plastic in their products or packaging, or process plastic or recycle Details

Top 10 Digital Trends for 2019!

On 15 January, the 10th edition of CREA Digital Day took place in Geneva. Some 15 speakers shared their ideas and advice about the new era of digitalization. This year, the common theme are the ‘Millennials’, also known as Gen Y. Here are the 10 main talking points from the conference; More than ever, focus is on the environment. According Details

Using Scrum in Digital Communication

  In a constantly changing and highly competitive corporate environment, communication projects require careful management and agility to meet their goals. To succeed at this challenge, communication teams need to be flexible, focused and innovative. Project Management and Communications My background is in communication and project management and I am interested in how these two fields complement each other. I Details

THE LITTLE COACHING DICTIONARY: Setting Boundaries

For the French version, click here   When speaking to a life coach or a neuro-programming (NLP) therapist, you can end up confused by the words used. We are offering you here a series to allow you to get familiar with the language and even demystify it. We use the expression ‘boundaries’ a lot when educating children, but boundaries are not only Details

La BNS estime une perte à plus de quinze milliards de francs en 2018 !

Après un record de 54,4 milliards de francs de bénéfices pour l’année 2017, la Banque nationale suisse (BNS) s’apprête à terminer l’année dans le rouge. Dans un contexte de marché à la baisse en fin d’année, les positions en monnaies étrangères que détient la BNS devraient essuyer une perte d’environ 15 milliards de francs selon sa première estimation de résultat Details