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The barriers of managing a multi-generational workforce and how to break them

In a world with decreasing birth rates, longer life expectancy and better working conditions, employee longevity is increasing. The results are Baby Boomer, Generation X, and Millennial cohorts are now working together with each other. As each generation has different work expectations, this multi-generational workforce presents an interesting challenge for business managers.Read More

8 Key Factors That Discourage Investors From Putting Money Into Your Start-up

By Atman Rathod

Today’s ideas are tomorrow’s winning businesses. Ideas executed brilliantly and with proper investment bring your business success. That is how the world of business got the likes of Apple, Google, McDonald’s, Amazon and so on.

But why in spite of the brilliant and promising ideas at the core of their business, many startups fail to attract investors? Why do investors hesitate to put their money into some startups? Read More

How to craft a funding strategy

Securing funding is probably the most important step entrepreneurs take in their quest to build a successful and lasting organisation. However, most people don’t know how to create a funding strategy, and they don’t make an effort to learn how to.Read More

Financial stress and mental health

Financial stress and its impact on mental health has seen a rise in absenteeism, poor work performance and a lowered concentration span at work, says a South African corporate healthcare consultancy.

Statistics from the World Federation for Mental Health show that on average 36 workdays are lost due to mental health issues and that more than 10% of the employed populations have taken time off work for depression. Read More

Why do you think depression has become more prevalent?

Why do you think depression has become so much more prevalent in the last 50 years? What is it about our society that has changed so much? What causes depression?

There’s no single cause of depression. Lots of things influence whether a person gets depressed. Some of it is biology — things like our genes, brain chemistry, and hormones. Some is environment, including daylight and seasons, or social and family situations we face.Read More

What happened to Change Management?

Technological progress and global integration are driving change in our current environment and the speed at which it is occurring increasing, this means that we need to run organisations in a different way. However, the number of organisations that are responsive to change and adapting their operations is small. Why is this?Read More

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