Science & Tech


Stubborn people tend to live longer, says study

admin March 9, 2018 0

According to a joint study by researchers from University of Rome La Sapienza in Italy and University of California San Diego School, those who possess qualities of positivity and stubbornness and who have a conscientious work ethic lived far longer than their counterparts. (Shutterstock/File)

Stubbornness is oftentimes the cause of conflict among work peers, but the trait could actually help individuals prolong their lives. According to a joint study by researchers from University of Rome La Sapienza in…

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Think like a startup in these four steps

admin February 19, 2018 0

The advancement of technology infrastructure has facilitated the growth of more digital startups and it turns out these companies tend to share a similar style in conducting their work. (Shutterstock/File)

Born out of the heart of innovation, Silicon Valley, the emergence of digital startups is a business trend that is increasingly being adopted in different parts of the world. The advancement of technology infrastructure,…

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Startup 101: Where and what you should study

admin February 12, 2018 0

One common assumption is that we need to take a tech-related major to found a tech-based startup. In reality, the majority of Indonesian startup founders do not have a tech background. (Shutterstock/File)

The Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) World University Ranking 2017/2018 shows that two Indonesian universities have upped their position. The University of Indonesia (UI) went up from place 325 to place 277 and the Bandung Institute of Technology (ITB)…

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