February 2017 archive

Business Tip – Leverage on your strengths

No enterprise exists without challenges; industrial or those unique to the business. It is very tempting for organisations to focus more on bridging gaps and handling challenges when in fact they can instead focus on leveraging on their current strengths. Certain business strengths become unique competitive advantages for business to not only survive, but also …

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Success Tips to Time Management: Work smarter

Over the course of your career and personal life, you could have taken a time management class, read about it in books, and tried to use an electronic or paper-based day planner to organize, prioritize and schedule your day. “While, with this knowledge and these gadgets,” you may ask, “do I still feel like I …

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5 things you and your CEO are expected to know about digital technology

A few years ago, while I worked in a leading business and management consultancy firm, I became a huge fan of Management Guru – Peter Drucker. In one of his books called “Innovation & Entrepreneurship’, he articulated that the future is happening now and if you do not believe it, look around for yourself and …

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Role of the Board of Directors- Business Tip

Different business executives and scholars have different on views about the roles and responsibilities of a board of directors (BOD). However, most of them have a lot in common. In simple terms, a BOD is a group of people legally charged with the responsibility to govern a corporation. In a for-profit corporation, a BOD is …

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The 6 step guide to developing a marketing plan for your business

In our previous article “how a well-developed marketing plan simplifies your everyday marketing job”, we defined what marketing is and its importance in the day to day growing of your business. Today we share with you the guide that could help you develop an effective marketing plan for your business. Marketing can take many forms …

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Need for compliance: Business tip

The concept of compliance is to make sure that corporations act responsibly. Compliance comprises of the statutory, company or organizational regulations on lawful and responsible conduct by the company, its employees, and its management and supervisory bodies. Compliance with regulations may be a complex issue, and with the regulations constantly changing, it may be hard to keep …

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Looking to grow your business? Here is how to develop lean business model.

Many startups and SMEs struggle with the concept of following a business plan. Most of them either do not know how to develop one and do not see the relevance of having one for their businesses. Most of them also struggle with getting the ideas out of their heads and onto paper with the fear …

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How a well-developed marketing plan simplifies your everyday marketing job.

Many business owners today fail to see the benefits of incorporating a Marketing plan in the overall strategic business process. It is so sad how many businesses today do not know what it means to even have one. Perhaps the most vital aspect of any business is the marketing plan. This marketing plan at most …

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