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We Didn’t Think Subscription Boxes Or Books Were Profitable In M’sia. We Were Wrong.

We Didn’t Think Subscription Boxes Or Books Were Profitable In M’sia. We Were Wrong.

LifeStyle
Bookish Bundle is a Malaysian version of a popular mystery book subscription box trend popular overseas.  Each box costs RM80 or RM85. With a set price in mind, the team hustles to ensure that prices are exactly to budget, while still bringing in a profit. They’ve been profitable since box one.  The Bookish Bundle is a mystery subscription box that sells—you guessed it—books. Every three months or so, the team behind Bookish Bundle curates a box filled with book-lover goodies for RM80 in Peninsular Malaysia or RM85 for East Malaysia. Each box is curated and sold with a theme in mind; previous boxes have featured themes like “Royalty” or “Love & Equality”. Potential cutomers get teased about what’s coming / Image Credit: Bookish Bundle The story of
Student Wounded in Florida High School Shooting Tried to Deflect Bullets With Books

Student Wounded in Florida High School Shooting Tried to Deflect Bullets With Books

Entertainment
Samantha Grady was working on an assignment Wednesday in her Holocaust class at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, when she heard two rapid gunshots outside in the hallway. The junior didn’t know it then, but she had just heard the murders of two people. Grady took cover, but was still grazed by a bullet as the alleged gunman, Nikolas Cruz, 19, fired through the broken glass of the classroom’s locked door. One of the rounds hit her best friend, the teen said through tears Thursday morning as she spoke to Today hosts Savannah Guthrie and Hoda Kotb. “Unfortunately, she didn’t make it,” Grady told them tearfully. Grady was trying to show a friend something on her phone when the shots startled her. “I ran to the left side of the classroom,” Grady told Today. “That’s whe
Marketing to Women? Try Reading These 7 Books First

Marketing to Women? Try Reading These 7 Books First

Business
[Interesting] Women in Charge: The Rising Power of the Female Consumer In this post, DIY Marketers takes a look at the challenge and opportunities of marketing to women, the largest and most influential audience that your business can market to. As this Forbes article points out, women are the dominant influencers and shoppers in the market […] The post Marketing to Women? Try Reading These 7 Books First appeared first on DIYMarketers.
7 Bold & Inspirational Books For The Aspiring Female Entrepreneur

7 Bold & Inspirational Books For The Aspiring Female Entrepreneur

Business
[Interesting] Women in Charge: The Rising Power of the Female Entrepreneur If you’re a female entrepreneur, you rock. As reported in CNBC, fhe age of the female entrepreneur has reached an all-time high, both in the United States and around the world. Female entrepreneurs contributed trillions into the US economy, creating millions of job and opportunities […] The post 7 Bold & Inspirational Books For The Aspiring Female Entrepreneur appeared first on DIYMarketers.