Meet the entrepreneur 4: Accountability

Accountability is something that tends to come naturally to the entrepreneur in his or her own business. However, to implement a culture of accountability is not so easy. The main reason is because the entrepreneur owns and runs the business – everything is his...

The five habits of successful people

They say that it takes 21 days to form a new habit, and just two days of not doing something for a habit to be lost. That sounds like quite a bit of hard work! The truth is though that there are certain habits that are worth forming, and worth working on, because the...

Meet the entrepreneur 3: Delegation

Passion and drive are key characteristics that enthuse the entrepreneur. Usually the business owner starts off by themselves, or with a partner, taking care of every aspect of the business – from marketing to tea making, from finance to floor sweeping. This 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...