Trends

November 14, 2019

What next for the gig economy?

The global employment market has changed enormously over the last few decades.  A global “gig economy” has emerged – bringing changes for employers and workers.  The […]
October 23, 2019

Bath your creativity in forest!

 Could nature open up your creative side?  A growing number of people think so.  And the new trend of forest bathing is one way that city-dwellers […]
October 10, 2019

Columbus Day and Indigenous Peoples Day

In 2019, Maine becomes the latest US State to drop Columbus Day in favour of Indigenous Peoples Day officially.  The move illustrates the new ways in […]
September 30, 2019

What will 3D printing mean for the average office?

3D printing has the potential to change the world in amazing ways.  Scientists are already experimenting in ways to 3D print organs for transplant patients.  But […]
September 3, 2019

Labor day history

The public holiday of Labor Day has come to mark the end of summer as people across America enjoy the long weekend in honour of the […]
August 19, 2019

The Jobs of Tomorrow

Many children attending school today will do jobs that don’t exist yet!  In fact, we can all expect to have completely new job types in the […]
August 8, 2019

August 8th is National Dollar Day

The US dollar celebrates its 233rd birthday this year!  The anniversary is marked with National Dollar Day in the USA.  It is celebrated every year on […]
July 7, 2019

Out of the Office: Great Places to Work Outside

Discover some of the most inspirational offices around the world.  Forget about bringing nature in – these companies are bringing the office outside!  We look at […]
June 13, 2019

Female Entrepreneurs Talk about How to Achieve Work-Life Balance

How do the world’s most successful women achieve the necessary balance between their working and home lives?  Business Optimizer investigates.   In today’s fast-paced world, all […]
June 5, 2019

World Environment Day: June 5

June 5 is World Environment Day.  What should be a day of celebration is, this year, shaping up to be a day of protest and action.  […]
May 16, 2019

What is Article 13? The New Copyright Rules for the Internet

On March 27, 2019, the EU agreed a new EU Copyright Directive.  Ahead of the parliament agreeing the directive, one section of the regulation attracted a […]
April 10, 2019

The War on Plastic: Sustainable Paper Straws

Paper is a great natural and sustainable alternative to plastics – the use of which we all know we need to reduce.  Business Optimizer discovers paper […]
March 22, 2019

Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning

Many claims have been made about the potential of artificial intelligence and machine learning – with predictions ranging from dystopian wastelands to intelligent societies in which […]