Reducing Stress

Ironically enough, the person who sits at the top of a company generally tends to have the most uncomfortable seat. Stress and enormous responsibility are all par for the course at a certain level of authority; however, stress reduction techniques are a reality and...

Why Do Businesses Fail?

There are a thousand expressions that talk about working hard yielding rewards. Unfortunately, many people in the business world will dispute this philosophy. Hard work is certainly admirable and brings results, but it is not the only ingredient required to ensure...

Who can you trust in your business?

  There’s an expression that says: If you want loyalty, get a dog! Many ‘people-people’ would gasp at this, and many ‘task-oriented people’ would nod their heads knowingly. The reality is that one person cannot build and run a business completely on their own....

Meet the Entrepreneur 9: Harnessing Energy

“Identify your problems but give your power and energy to solutions.” Tony Robbins The one thing that most entrepreneurs do not lack is energy. They seem to be born with an insatiable drive to get things done and to work very extended hours. This is both admirable and...

Meet the entrepreneur 8: Managing emotions

Emotions are what colour our lives. They are the what give experiences meaning and memorability. The one thing that entrepreneurs are renowned for is their passion – and emotion! Entrepreneurs tend to be colourful in both a good and a bad way.  “Success is...

Meet the entrepreneur 2: The need for processes

In order to start a business there needs to be a spark of creativity. An innovator, maverick or unique thinker who has the capacity to see things in a way that others just don’t. This talent is rare and admired. This is the entrepreneur. One of the greatest issues...