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Hallo! Business – The Side Hustle

Do you have a side hustle*? In these uncertain times, it pays to have an extra income on top of your main job. But should you tell your boss about your extra job? What is the secret to a successful side hustle? Read the article below to discover more! *𝘴π˜ͺπ˜₯𝘦 𝘩𝘢𝘴𝘡𝘭𝘦 – a piece of…

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Hallo! Business – That Friday Feeling

Black Friday is just around the corner. With many high street shops closed, consumers are turning to online stores to shop around for the latest deals. In fact, many online stores have already started Black Friday events, selling products at a big discount to make the most of the occasion. Let’s take a look at…

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Hallo! Business – Achievement Unlocked!

With the release of the Playstation 5 and the Xbox Series X this week, we thought we’d dive into one of the biggest industries in the world – Video Games! Let’s starts by looking at 7 video games that changed the world: Video games could even help you get a better job! Here’s how! https://www.bbc.com/news/business-49317440…

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Hallo! Business – How The US Election Works

It’s all eyes on the USA today as the presidential campaign comes to a close. But do you know how the US election works? Watch the video and then consider the questions below: Do you think the American system of choosing a leader is fair? Given that the electoral college is unlikely to disappear, can…

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Hallo! Business – Nightmare Product Launches! 😱

It’s Halloween this weekend. So we thought we would take a look at some truly terrifying products that failed miserably upon release! Do you remember any of these horrors? 1957 β€” Ford Edsel Bill Gates cites the Edsel flop as his favorite case study. Even the name “Edsel” is synonymous with “marketing failure.” Ford invested $400 million into the car,…

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Hallo Business! – Culture Shock!

Have you ever experienced culture shock? Decide whether these cultural etiquette statements are true or false. 1. In Singapore, the word β€˜no’ is considered impolite.2. In Greece, you should nod your head upwards to say β€˜yes’.3. In Italy, it is a bad idea to turn up late for a meeting.4. In the Netherlands, it is…

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Hallo! Business – How Miscommunication Happens

“π™’π™š π™π™–π™«π™š 𝙩𝙬𝙀 π™šπ™–π™§π™¨ 𝙖𝙣𝙙 π™€π™£π™š 𝙒𝙀π™ͺ𝙩𝙝 𝙨𝙀 𝙩𝙝𝙖𝙩 π™¬π™š π™˜π™–π™£ π™‘π™žπ™¨π™©π™šπ™£ π™©π™¬π™žπ™˜π™š 𝙖𝙨 𝙒π™ͺπ™˜π™ 𝙖𝙨 π™¬π™š 𝙨π™₯π™šπ™–π™ .” ― Epictetus, a Greek philosopher β€’ What does the quote mean? Do you agree with it? β€’ When we communicate, what is more important: listening or talking? β€’ What are the qualities of a good communicator? β€’…

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Hallo! Business – Office Sounds

What do you listen to to help you focus? Classical music? ‘lofi hip hop radio – beats to relax/study to’? Ambient noise? Some remote workers are turning to websites that provide artificial office noise to help them concentrate! Is this something you would try? Read more here: https://www.bbc.com/news/business-53724338