Business coaching is not business rescue

Very often, when business owners or entrepreneurs seek out my ‘advice’ or want to be coached, it’s already too late. It’s a common trend. They have their head in their hands and tell me that now is the time they’re ready to listen. Of course, there are ways a coach...

Entrepreneurial and Business Owner Coaching

It is common that entrepreneurs or business owners come for business coaching for two reasons: They want an objective sounding board that can provide a valuable critique of their business They want to move their business forward, but often do not know how to do this...

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 5: Favouritism in small businesses

“It’s not what you know, but who you know” Nepotism and favouritism are significant issues in most small companies. These seem to be accentuated in the entrepreneurial sphere, where either family and friends are employed because the entrepreneur knows and trusts them,...