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
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
The business realm with its infinite areas of focus always echoes one recurrent question – how does one effectively raise capital? Many people say that they have cutting edge business ideas but capital keeps stalling their progress. In a difficult operating environment, capital can be quite elusive. Read More
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
Have you heard the term “The Cobra Effect”?
If not, it’s time that you learn about it.
The Cobra Effect is a term in economics. It refers to a situation when an attempted solution to a problem makes the problem worse.Read More
In hard economic times, what’s the first thing companies cut? You guessed it -the development budget. No more training, no more coaching! Unbelievable. What message does that send to the staff?
Spectacular success in business doesn’t come by luck.Read More
“Coaching is unlocking a person’s potential to maximise their performance; helping them to learn rather than teaching them.”
~Sir John Whitmore
How do professionals get better at what they do?
How do professionals become great?Read More
There are numerous business opportunities in Africa, the two areas discussed here are Mobile Money and Real Estate.
Every year in Africa, over $100 billion in transactions are still done in cash. This presents a huge and lucrative financial services opportunity for savvy entrepreneurs.Read More