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Recent study of GSMA Intelligence

Based on a recent study of GSMA intelligence 5 billion people in the world now have a mobile connection With cell phones today accessible to a significant chunk of the world population mobile technology at present has more potential to build local and global communities than ever before We use mobile apps to almost everything from waking us up to setting reminders as well as to taking us to places Despite being more than 10 000 kilometers away from my home in Nepal I can always talk to my parents or to my friends so that we always feel connected The practicality that smartphones bring to our daily lives is phenomenal We have apps that alert us in danger and keeps us safe We can make secure payments do work our work more efficiently and collaborate on ideas Social networking sites like Facebook makes it so much easier to navigate through events to keep connected with everyone Sharing your ideas or what you are passionate about is just a click away thanks to the hundreds of lines of code behind it 

1 pages | 356 words

Sports Career Research

Sports Career Research Guide By Ashok Name of Occupation Sports Official Highlights One of your main duties as a sports official is to make sure that rules are followed fairly in amateur and professional sports both by teams and players If rules are being violated it is your responsibility to enforce the necessary punishment The other main duty of a sports official is to ensure that safety is practiced and promoted in amateur and professional sports by making sure players are healthy enough to participate and regulating and inspecting equipment Nature of the Work The job of a sports official at its core is to make sure rules are being followed in a variety of sports at either the amateur or professional level They need to promote a safe environment and keep track of time and score They may need to judge the performance of players and enforce penalties when necessary They need to make final decisions around winners when there is confusion and watch closely during the games to ensure fair and safe play but try to interfere as little as possible Working Conditions Sports officials can expect to work both indoor and outdoor in all types of weather Common employers include sporting commissions leagues and organizations athletic clubs amateur teams educational institutions They need to spend a lot of time on their feet because they travel across fields and rinks

2 pages | 464 words

Handcrafted Livelihood challenges faced by Handicraft Artisans

Handcrafted Livelihood challenges faced by Handicraft Artisans in India Abstract Indian Handicrafts are unique expressions and represent a culture tradition and heritage of a country The Indian Handicraft Industry is one of the important productive sector Various attempts have been made to define this broad and diversified industry India s industrialization and participation in the modern world economy is decades old Nevertheless millions of Indians still depend on indigenous modes of production traditional skills and techniques to make a living based on handmade products These craftspeople or artisans are the backbone of the rural economy with an estimated 7 million artisans engaged in craft production to earn a livelihood The Indian handicrafts sector provides livelihoods to millions of people around the country especially women However linking small scale rural producers to urban and global markets has been a challenge Despite some instances of well known design houses using handmade products and successful crafts based businesses such as FabIndia and Anokhi the majority of craft production remains unorganized and informal with its full market potential untapped especially by the artisan who more often than not struggles for sustenance Propelled by loss of markets declining skills and difficulty catering to new markets a large number of artisans have moved to urban centers in search of low unskilled employment in industry

2 pages | 433 words