18th December 2014

15 Very Creative Advertisements

There might come a day when you turn on the television, there is a picture of a completely naked woman with a perfect body and gorgeous smile, and the caption reads simply, “DRINK COKE”. Sex sells after all, and some ads can lack a bit of artistic credibility. But for now, there are still some cool people in the advertising game. Here’s some of their best efforts.

10th December 2014

Coca-Cola Releases Sexist New Ad Campaign for its New Milk Product

As if people weren’t still shocked that Coca-Cola will be launching a brand of premium milk this month, but now they’ve offended people everywhere with their super sexy and perhaps sexist new ad campaign.

09th December 2014

13-year-old set to Make Millions After Brilliant Invention to Help Blind

What started out as a simple school science project has left 13-year-old Shubham Banerjee with an investment from corporate giant Intel in the hundreds of thousands.

30th November 2014

17 D-List Millionaires Thanks To Hit Shows

A-list, Shmay-list. Who needs the grueling schedule of a superstar when you can be just as rich, minus the popularity, and demanding overtime hours. These D-listers might miss out on the perks of never needing a reservation to be seated right away at the hottest most expensive restaurants in the world, but they can certainly afford to dine there.

30th November 2014

11 Biggest Studio Money Makers in Hollywood

Hollywood studios are immensely wealthy. How rich, you may ask? Why rich enough to make one of the The Richest’s rich lists, that’s all. Bearing in mind that the following figures are not the final tally for the calendar year, let’s see who is currently among Hollywood’s biggest studio money makers for 2014.

30th November 2014

15 Richest Germans In 2014

The German economy is the fifth biggest in the world with a total GDP of $3.2 trillion, or $39,028 per capita, as of 2014. Germany is often considered the economic engine of the E.U and one of the critical contributors to the region. So of course, some of the richest people in the world hail from this prosperous country.

30th November 2014

15 Most Powerful Female CEOs Of Fortune 500 Companies

In 2014, six women broke the glass ceiling when they were nominated as the Chief Executive Officer of a Fortune 500 company, bringing the total number of female CEOs of a Fortune 500 company to 24.

29th November 2014

10 Internet Millionaires Who Made Fortunes Out Of Thin Air

Entrepreneurs have been able to bend the Internet to their wills, turning an open marketplace and simple ideas into the most lucrative of ventures. With exceptionally low entrance costs of digital business, turning one previously inconceivable concept into a viral sensation netting millions is there for anyone to seize. For some, it happened by accident. For others, it was hard work, wits and calculation. But in every case, the rewards were bountiful.

27th November 2014

24 Absolutely Brilliant Ads

A collection of ads that show advertising doesn’t have to be boring.

26th November 2014

18 Hilarious Business Names

A collection of business’s with some funny names. We should start giving out awards for some of these hilarious puns.

26th November 2014

15 Top-Selling Musical Artists of All Time

This type of list is often debated due to the fact that the value of money changes over time and so it is suggested that when considering one artist over another in terms of sales, one needs to factor in relative worth. This is a list of cold-hard money-makers in terms of physical sales (excluding digital). The top fifteen highest-selling musical artists ever.

26th November 2014

11 Highest Grossing Films Based on SNL Sketches

SNL skits are typically several minutes long. They set up the joke and deliver the punch line. But when converting these into films the transition isn’t always so smooth, in fact the problem with a lot of SNL movies is that they fail to hit their jokes and just drag on for an hour or so. However, there are some cult classics, as well as a few that have been incredibly well received.

Theses are the 11 highest grossing films based on SNL sketches.

25th November 2014

12 Box Office Flops That Were Successful Years Later

Most people agree that nothing compares to the power of word of mouth. Despite shaky starts, the movies in the following list gained significant reputations as they captured the attention of audiences in North America and around the world.

19th November 2014

15 Richest Cast Members Of The Marvel Cinematic Universe (So Far)

One thing that is apparent with the Marvel movies: if they don’t sign on a big name, you will most definitely be turned into one as a result if being in a Marvel flick. Before Guardians of the Galaxy, Chris Pratt was a television star. Chris Evans and Chris Hemsworth were both fairly recognizable before their Marvel films, but they definitely blew up after appearing as Captain America and Thor, respectively.

19th November 2014

Netflix comes to Australia and New Zealand

Well it’s finally happened… why it took this long to happen, who knows? But while the rest of the world is already creating hoverboards and landing probes on comets, Australia and New Zealand are about to have Netflix!

17th November 2014

10 Of The Worst Business Decisions of all Time

Feeling remorseful because you bought something for $30 then saw it somewhere else for $20 later that day? These billion dollar screw-ups should make you feel a little better about that!

10th November 2014

10 Highest Earning Female Singers In 2014

It can take a lifetime in any profession to reach over a million dollars in earnings. However, women have no trouble dominating the music industry where talent goes a very long way to beefing up bank accounts.

07th November 2014

Top 15 Biggest Business Fails in History

Apparently, about half of all business ventures fail within the first five years, starting and leaving under the radar with little fanfare. Some though, start off like their world is theirs, only to crash and burn some time down the track. This list is of the latter.

06th November 2014

15 Of The Richest LGBT Millionaires and Billionaires

Ranked from least rich to most rich, the following LGBT millionaires and billionaires all agree that their sexual orientation has – of course – no impact on their professional competence. Some financial giants, such as Wall Street executives, have argued being open is the best thing for the prosperity of any business.

05th November 2014

10 Richest Chinese Billionaires In 2014

China has, in the last twenty years, become home to millions of mobile phone and Internet users. Businesses and the general population have become huge digital consumers and the telecommunications industry has surged – so much so that China is currently renowned for being one of the most tech-savvy countries in the world.