Are you closer to achieving your goals for 2016? Did you set goals for the year? If not, is it because you never get to achieve them anyway? You are not alone, many of us get tired of trying when we have not been successful in past. We, therefore, choose to stay in our comfort […]
So, the dust has settled on 2015, and the sparkle of a new year has lost its shine. Reality checks in. You are still …?? Are the hopes and positive predictions made really showing signs of becoming reality? You may say it is too early in the year. Actually, we have one month gone, 4 weeks […]
“What You Do Is Not Valued Until You Do It” We all want to create value in our business and lives – it is the only way we get paid so we can continue doing what we do or do the things we would love to do – stress-free. Without creating value chances are you […]
It is nice to take your own medicine and find it still works 🙂 each time. It keeps you going. For those familiar with this website you are aware that one of my goals is to write a series – 3 books. Well, The first book is done! Click to get the book First 50 […]
If you are employed and looking to start a business you know there is a need for you to put some hours in your business. Your involvement in the daily grind is important as you will understand your business and customers better. You also will be able to influence the culture you want to project […]
Making It Happen For Your Business As with any other business, when you start a small business you need to be very clear about your objectives. Are you meeting these objectives or are you stuck? Goals help you get the ball rolling.Being the leader in your team and the size of it is dependent on how much […]
People have for a long time felt great leaders are served drive big cars and have lots of money to spend. Before you shake your head, proof is the people we continually install as leaders in our countries and communities who end up doing nothing to improve our condition. Sometimes we vote for people who are not rich but become rich when they get to power. Then they become like all the other leaders before… how did they sneak past our watchful eyes?
To overcome your self sabotaging habit you will need to identify it, understand how it has affected you or how it manifests and replace it with anew empowering habit
Self-mastery is a topic that can be interpreted in a number of ways. Some people look at it as being in control of their own lives and fate, others from the perspective that this is a mental process and that we need to master our thinking and as a result of this we are able […]
Remaining curious is crucial for the advancement of humanity and innovation. Children are said to ask an average of 300 question a day however by the time we turn eighteen this number has significantly reduced and we then believe the adage; ‘curiosity killed the cat.’ However, for any level of self-development and innovation, you will need […]
Most local businesses in the continent are small with bigger businesses operating in the continent being part of multinational conglomerates. Often the reason for this is lack of experience and capacity to run a large business however as more and more Africans gain experience we see more local businesses growing into a couple of countries […]
Leadership is a topic that continually comes up in all circles whenever people gather or form social groups be they business, political or spiritual. People are leaders in different circumstances and as one gets to explore the topic you realise it is often used as a title but does not necessarily mean one is effective as a leader. Many delude themselves that they are leaders but they are a far cry from what is required of an effective leader.
The key to African development, actually most economies’ growth is small and medium enterprise. With the high unemployment rates in Africa, it is evident that our attitude towards entrepreneurship needs to change. It is in our good to encourage and embrace enterprise development as something to do as a first priority during your youth when one is energetic […]
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That is if you choose to make it. Knowingly or unknowingly what we believe affects how we view life and the things we do as a result. This then shows fruition in the life we live. Most of us do not want to take responsibility for our situation but where we are today is a […]