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Qnet Founder Vijay Eswaran

International business partnerships have been developed over the course of history. Such partnerships allow people to do business all across the world. Someone who lives in France may want to be able to sell their products and services to customers in New Delhi and Brasilia. This kind of international commerce can be quite lucrative, enabling both parties to greatly profit from the transaction and flourish as a result of this partnership. Marketers and international business people who are able to use such networks and connections will find that they can easily grow their companies and sell to eager consumers around the world.

One company that has come to prominence in recent years is Qnet. Qnet is an international conglomerate. The company is also known as the QI Group. This company has expanded in recent years into many countries around the world. Under the effective leadership of founder Vijay Eswaran, the company has done well and been able to leverage the skills of their employees to help work with consumers in many varied markets.  Qnet sells products and services in such fields as luxury goods of all kinds, communications access to important internet networks, travel services that allow customers to stay at fine resorts in beautiful places and other goods and services in fields that include fashions, weight management products, beauty items, personal care products and items that can be used in the house to help create a more attractive setting for residents and guests who may want to visit there.Vijay Eswaran has been able to guide the company to heights of new success. His skillful management techniques have been shown to help motivate both customers and his sales force. He has been able to show others how to do the same as well via a series of books that he has written for popular consumption. Vijay Eswaran is a native of Malaysia. This area of Asia has been an ancient crossroads for the transport of goods across Asia and into central Europe.  Vijay Eswaran earned a degree from the London School of Economics in the United Kingdom. Vijay Eswaran spent several years studying European markets after graduating. He also has a master’s degree in business from an American university. T

4 Surprising Restaurant Dining Trends From The 80s That are Returning Soon!


Back in the 1980s there were several food dining trends that were very popular. Now, they are about to soon be returning to the table in the very near future. Back then, people did not care if what they ordered was vegan, gluten free, dairy free, sugar free or free of just about everything else that tastes good. My friend in Brazil, Gianfrancesco Genoso says that all over the world in those days, food was rich, creamy and full of flavor. People ate heartily because they couldn’t get enough of a certain dish and enjoyed their dining companions. Nobody was taking food selfies to make people envious f what they were eating and hashtag was simply a pound sign on a telephone.

So here are 80s Food Trends That Will Make You Wan to Dance Like a Material Girl:

Pasta Primavera: Pasta and creamy alfredo sauce incorporated along wit with broccoli, carrots and cauliflower. Sprinkle it with a generous amount of grated parmesan cheese and you are in a carb and fat food coma heaven.
Blackened Everything In the 80s,just about every type of meat or fish was blackened. Charred fish, steak, chicken and everything else was rapidly offered at any type of restaurant including glorified coffee shops such Coco’s.
Eggs, bacon, onions, spinach and cheese or whatever else you wanted to put in a delectable buttery flaky crust.

Sam Tabar is the Answer to Your Investing Needs

Sam Tabar is becoming a household name in the investing world. He has a unique approach that originates from his varied experiences that I am proud to say my diner was one of. Sam used to stop in to study on Sunday afternoons when he was still a law student. Tabar does not take any of his experiences for granted. He uses all of them to make wise decisions in the investment world. In other words, we still see him from time to time on the occasional Sunday and of course keep up with him through CNBC and all the rest of the news he pops up in.

 History of Sam Tabar

 The foundation of Sam’s career started at Oxford University and Columbia Law School. He graduated with honors from Oxford University and served as an Associate Editor of the Columbia Business Law Review. After he graduated from Columbia, he, later, joined Skadden, Arps, Slater, Meagher & Flom LLP, which is one of the most prestigious law firms in the world. During his tenure, he helped his clients with side letters, hedge fund formation and structure, investment management agreements, regulatory and compliance, and employment issues.

 Sam refined his skills at PMA Investment Advisors, a unit of Sparx Group Co., in Hong Kong. As a Managing Director and Co-Head of Business Development, he gained the finance background he needed to give wise advice to his clients. He successfully managed a $2 billion hedge fund and managed all facets of global marketing and investor relations.

 After providing advice to his ultra-high-net-worth clients, he was able to gain a Rolodex of over 2000 potential qualified investors. The firm raised over $1 billion in assets while under the management of Tabar. He, later, became the Director and Head of Capital Strategy for the Asia-Pacific region. He provided information on endowments, pensions, foundations, and funds of funds.

 Tabar and Commodities

 Tabar knows that investing in commodities requires research. He advises that each investor explores the history of the commodity. Research allows you to make a reasonable prediction of what the commodity may perform like in the future. Problem products can be eliminated or avoided when proper research is conducted.

 For example, Tabar instructed his clients to avoid the US Natural Gas Fund because it was a poorly managed fund. When there were significant losses because the UNG had fallen more than 75 percent, he advised his clients to stay away until they created more shares or resolved the issue in some other manner.

 Tabar is a Force to be Reckoned With in Investing

 If you want to know more about Tabar and his accomplishments, there are many publications discussing his intellectual prowess. He has worked countless hours to invest and give his clients what they need to be successful in the investing world.