Adding Value

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Adding Value 15 Different Ways Last week, we looked at the basics of money, making it, keeping it and growing it. The basic we highlighted for making money was adding value. People don’t pay you for your time e.g.per hour per month but for the value, you put into the hour. They don’t pay for […]

Fast Track To Success 8: Treat Your Business Like A Business – Not A Hobby!

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To be successful as an entrepreneur, always treat your business like a business or you have no business. Maybe you don’t take yourself seriously and this may make for a bearable work day on those dreary days but there is a difference between treating your business as one and having a hobby that brings in […]

Fast Track To Success 4; Your Dreams – That’s What Keeps You Alive!

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Stories told in religious books always end up with a person dying after they have fulfilled their purpose; the reason they were here in the first place. Often when people retire, they die, it seems they have fulfilled the reason they were here and their body and psyche refuse to let them go on. Depression, […]

The habit of taking all routes makes all rivers and some men crooked – African proverb

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A Swahili folklore talks of a hunter walking home after killing a dear. A hyena started following him to try and steal the meat. The hunter hurried on ahead and when he came to an intersection went a few steps on the wrong road and then turned back and went home before the hyena could […]

Fast Track To Wealth; What You Do After Work

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In the pursuance of better standards of living, more and more people have gotten their degrees by attending evening and online degree programmes offered by both public and private universities. Most of us are hoping to finally get that elusive promotion, have a financial breakthrough and stop living from paycheck to paycheck. Read More

New Retirement – Working Retirement

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Is there a word for retirement in African languages? Retirement in Africa has never meant not working. Traditionally in these communities, different age groups played varied roles and that was their work. The most mature in society eventually took up the role of advisers,  mentors and judges in the community. The New African has also not taken […]

A Renewed Mind Is Crucial For The Transformation Of African Economies

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Poverty in Africa has been a dilemma for a long time. There is the school of thought that Africa is poor because there are not enough resources. However, the continent has the largest share of natural resources in the world. While large numbers of development organisations have flooded the continent to provide the ‘scarce resources’ […]

You Are Truly King If You Can Rule Yourself

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‘Developing discipline is crucial for your success – Failure and Discipline are worlds apart’ Discipline should not only be developed when addressing extremely negative habits like overeating and, drug addiction. Discipline is a crucial path to our success – whether we are trying to excel in business, lose weight or build relationships. We all have […]