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The Value of Creativity in Marketing (Plus 5 Inspiring and Tweetable Quotes)

The Value of Creativity in Marketing (Plus 5 Inspiring and Tweetable Quotes)

According to Forbes, getting the word out about your company is a constant challenge, but not impossible when done creatively. In order to win, your brand marketing must be so compelling that it cannot be ignored. Marketing isn’t just about fonts and colors. There is a high value placed on creativity in … Read More

Kill Chain: The 7 Stages of a Cyberattack

Kill Chain: The 7 Stages of a Cyberattack

By Joseph Raczynski Technologist, Thomson Reuters In our new world reality where cyberattacks are a daily occurrence and every organization must focus on critical infrastructure surrounding cybersecurity, businesses have begun to think like the military. How can we defend our enterprise? To that end, it’s not surprising that companies have adopted soldierly, combative mindsets and … Read More

Colombia Issues Draft VAT Regulations for Digital Business Platforms

Colombia Issues Draft VAT Regulations for Digital Business Platforms

On June 8, 2018, the Colombian tax authority (Dirección de Impuestos y Aduanas Nacionales or DIAN) issued draft regulations (Resolution No. 000000 08-06-2018) on VAT registration and withholding requirements for foreign digital business platforms (e.g., Uber, Netflix, Airbnb) that will apply from July 1, 2018. The draft regulations are discussed below. Public comments are … Read More