In an increasingly connected world, people and businesses are more likely to have contact with other countries. It is important to be educated on the status of industries around the world, and what makes up the economies of the countries that may be encountered through trade and business expansion. Today we’re going to look at some of the strongest industries in three areas of the world: Asia, Europe, and Australia.
globalEDGE Blog - By Author: Elise VanDyke
Renewable energy is growing in popularity across the globe, and with good reason—the benefits of renewable energy sources are widespread. Finding alternative energy sources that don’t require the use of fossil fuels can lower energy costs for consumers, create more stable and reliable energy prices, and make electricity more available throughout the world. Furthermore, climate change is proving to be a very expensive ordeal—costing $240 billion in economic losses in the United States alone—and renewable energy has a significantly smaller impact on climate change compared to the burning of fossil fuels. Clearly, investing in renewable energy has economic benefits. Let’s look at how three regions around the world are faring in their journey to use more alternative energy sources.
Advertising is – and always has been – an ever-changing and evolving way to market goods and services. As new types of media have developed over time, advertisers have had to make the leap from newspapers to television to websites as marketing platforms. Yet, there is a new type of advertising that is proving extremely useful to companies: social media influencers.