The power of business networking

Common misconceptions about business networking and how to make the most of it by following the IBA and iCard example. By Asen Nedyalkov In today’s fast changing economy, growing your business network is an essential marketing and business development strategy, regardless if you’re small, just starting or an already established large corporation. Put in simple

Promoting Bulgarian business

Interview with Tanya Koicheva, Head of Economic and Commercial Department at the Bulgarian Embassy in London By Aneta Nedyalkova What are the main areas of cooperation with the Bulgarian business community in the UK? The Bulgarian business community in the UK is numerous, diverse and very active. There are hundreds of companies of our compatriots

I go where others fear to tread

This was the credo of Ivan Hadzhiberov, patriarch of Bulgarian industry By Dorothea Nikolova On a hot summer day in the early 20th century a group of smartly dressed English gentlemen, led by the entrepreneur Tom Normanton from Brookside Mills, near Manchester, turned up at the factory of Ivan Hadzhiberov in Gabrovo to check out

The five principles of ecological labour market relations

The labour market could learn a lot from the ecosystem By Kapka Stoykova Everything is screaming shortage and crisis. Employers say that there are not enough motivated and skilled candidates, and the candidates say there are not enough jobs. It is possible with political action that this situation is going to change… one day. However,

The Czech Republic: An oasis of stable economy and Slavic integrity

The Czech Republic has established itself as a leader in the European labour market over the past two years. The reasons for this are a reduction in unemployment rates and the creation of new jobs. By Neli Emrovic Bulgarians with professional qualifications in the automotive industry can immediately start working in leadership positions in some

Discover the impossible: An inspiring motto

Ani Atanasova has been living in Dubai for ten years. In 2009, “Pixelhunters” was born and quickly became known as the Bulgarian animation company in Dubai. The company specialises in 3D-content, computer animation, video game development and “Virtual Reality” applications in the educational, corporate and entertainment sectors. By Aneta Nedyalkova Ani has a Ph.D. in

Blue sky natural resources

Welcome to a new world without chemicals in cosmetics and pharmaceuticals. By Matteo Turi Our goal is a world in which the Economy and Nature can profit from each other. In December 2017 we shook hands with a food manufacturing giant, Conserve Italia, producer of tomato sauces (the brands Cirio and Valfrutta). The deal is