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The Hive is a members’ coworking space and creative community based in the dynamic Wan Chai area of Hong Kong. 

NEST is a hands-on investment incubator focusing on scalable consumer businesses in the lifestyle space. Our vision is to develop Hong Kong as a global hub in the fields of entrepreneurship and creativity to enable start-up businesses to thrive.

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Invest Hong Kong is the department of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) Government established in July 2000 to take responsibility for Foreign Direct Investment and support overseas and Mainland businesses to set up or expand in Hong Kong. It provides free advice and customised services to help businesses succeed in Hong Kong's vibrant economy.

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Bridges Executive Centre has been in business for 10 years and helped over 8,000 clients incorporate and grow their business in Hong Kong with a knowledgeable team fully versed in different corporate aspects like company formation, company maintenance (e.g. company secretary, Annual Return, BR renewal), accounting, audit arrangement, tax filing and tax efficiency planning, investment visa, etc., covering every need of a start-up from basic to advanced. Their helpful staff, fast turnaround time, fair pricing and full range of maintenance support tell why you will love them.

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Maurice WM Lee Solicitors are a Hong Kong law firm focused on legal services relating to business, finance, trust, investment, wealth management, creative industries and legislative lobbying.  Our experienced lawyers also provide legal services in key areas such as media, entertainment, dispute resolutions and China legal services.

Learn the Psychology Behind Addictive Products from Nir Eyal at the 14th Founder Showcase

Posted by Amity Sims on 2013-06-25

Today we are excited announce the second speaker at the 14th Founder Showcase taking place at the Microsoft Mountain View Campus: Acclaimed Business Writer and Advisor, Nir Eyal.

On Wednesday, July 17th, Nir will join Phil Libin on stage at the 14th Edition of the Founder Showcase, featuring a series of “How To” workshops for early-stage founders. In addition to Phil’s talk on best practices for new startups, Nir will address the topic of addictive products, and reveal the patterns companies like Facebook, Twitter, and Pinterest use to keep us coming back.

Nir Eyal writes, consults, and teaches about the intersection of psychology, technology, and business. Nir founded two tech companies since 2003 and today is a Lecturer in Marketing at the Stanford Graduate School of Business. His last company received venture funding from Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers and was acquired in 2011. In addition to blogging at NirAndFar.com, Nir is a contributing writer for Forbes, TechCrunch, and Psychology Today.

During this workship attendees will learn;

  • The common design patterns of habit-forming products.
  • The stages of habit formation and how to optimize for user retention.
  • An in-depth look at the psychology behind what drives user behavior and how to build products to cater to core human needs. 
  • Practical steps for leading a habit design process to ensure your product is used regularly.


We look forward to hearing what Nir has to say on July 17th. Get your tickets today

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