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Celebrating World Mental Health Day: Your Feelings are Valid

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A couple of years ago, I read ‘Man’s Search Meaning’ by Viktor Frankl. It is quite a famous book, I think. If I am not mistaken, the book was about a man who survived the tragic event of the concentration camp during Hitler’s reign. The writer wrote this book according to his nightmare experience in the horrible tragedy. The fact that he survived, the writer found that no matter how bad the body can be tortured, as long as the mind is conscious and finds the reason to carry on, the life will go on.

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Country Series – Germany, The Country of Poets and Thinkers

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Germany, is a country in Western Europe. This country is known for its advance technology, makes it one of the top destination for Indonesian students to continue their education in the field of technology and engineering. In fact, Germany is also known as “Das Land der Dichter und Denker” or the country of poets and thinkers. As the third blog of our countries series we will talk about Germany!

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Country Series – Did You Know These Facts About Switzerland?

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As described in About Us, Act Global mainly focuses in three thematic areas: youth empowerment, poverty reduction, and social cohesion. However in essence, Act Global is a peace building programme aimed at developing positive cultural relation between people and nation. Therefore we create this “Country Series” to introduce some countries and make our audience aware as the cause of misunderstanding is mostly by not knowing and lack of information. In this first blog of “Country Series”, we will talk about a beautiful country in Europe, Switzerland. Read more

Startups in Indonesia

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According to Wikipedia, a startup is an entrepreneurial venture which is usually a new, fast-growing, and rapidly growing business that aims to meet market needs by developing viable business models around innovative products, services, processes, or platforms.

Startups are typically companies designed to effectively develop and validate scalable business models. The essence of startups themselves is generally related to the concepts of ambition, innovation, scalability, and growth.
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What Does it Mean to Have Freedom?

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Independent!

When you hear this word, what would cross your mind? Is it the independence of your country? Is it the freedom of an individual to express themselves? Is it the history of independence itself? Talking about independence, long back in history freedom is a privilege that only few people had. Slavery was normal back then. Read more

Facts about Indonesia

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7 months have passed by this year, which means we are now entering August. Have you felt the August vibes as an Indonesian? You might start to see people raising our national flag. Yes! This month we are celebrating our Independence Day. With that being said, we dedicated this blog to share facts about our beloved country, Indonesia.

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The World in The Eyes of David Attenborough: An Alarm to Humankind

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This documentary starts with the sad fact that if this mistake continues, perhaps we can not live on this planet anymore.

Chernobyl. A city in Ukraine is inhabitable due to the man-made catastrophe that happened years ago. The tragedy shows how human error and bad planning can lead us to similar events.

In this documentary, David Attenborough tells us how the world is fading and what can we do to prevent it.
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Current and Future Demand Digital Profession

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In the digital era, IT companies, and indeed all organizations in the digital economy, are realizing that digital skills are essential for employees. New employees must be multi-disciplined and possess both hard and soft abilities now more than ever. Recruiters will be seeking for a broader skill set and more experience in their new hires, regardless of the exact job you’re interviewing for.

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What is Artificial Intelligence ?

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The intelligence done by machines is known as Artificial Intelligence. Artificial Intelligence is very popular nowadays. It is the recreation of biological intelligence in machines that are programmed to learn and copy the actions of humans. These machines can learn with experience and perform tasks that humans can do. As technologies such as AI keep on developing, they will have a great impact on our quality of life. It is common nowadays that everyone wants to know more, and get in touch with AI technology, may it be as an end-user or getting a career in AI.

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Introducing Blockchain and Cryptocurrency

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What is a Blockchain?

Before we get to know deeper about blockchain, we need to have a good understanding of what is blockchain first.

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