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 10: Stepping Back

Through history the rebels who overthrow a government and start a new era are very rarely the people who then run the country. Similarly, in business. The energy and thought processes that are required by an entrepreneur to launch and develop a business are...

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 7: Measuring performance

“What gets measured, gets done!” The principle is simple: If you can quantify something, you can immediately measure whether progress has been made. We know that entrepreneurs by nature are not the best managers, mainly because they’re ‘action people’ who are driven...