Category: inspire

Feb 26

Is Conflict Healthy For Your Organisation?

It is really uncomfortable to find yourself in a situation where you have totally failed to reach a consensus with someone about something. It is even worse to have to shout at each other over a simple misunderstanding. Unfortunately many organizations experience this and even more in their day-to-day operations. From disagreements in meetings, to …

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Feb 17

Financial inclusion? To whom does this matter?

 It has been mentioned in history that when the spoils of war are shared equally, or should I say equitably, (read as broadly), success is abound to follow through. This success is usually measured in terms of a growth in opportunities across the board and as well as that a sign of progress.  Today, the …

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Feb 12

5 clear benefits that SMEs can get from engaging in Corporate Social Responsibility

Over the last couple of days, Ugandan football was caught in a fight between Super Sport and Azam TV over who should be the lead sponsor. The question here is, if this is a charity (or call it humanitarian), why should there be a fight? If their interest is to develop sports and football to …

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Feb 03

6 Tips On How To Enhance The Procurement Process In Your Business

Whether you run a company that employs over 50 people or a company where you are the only employee, procurement is part and parcel of every organization. It is that one thing that you have to do. Simply put, you have to buy! Procurement means to obtain goods, services or works to meet a particular …

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Nov 27

How Entrepreneurs Deal With A Low Morale

We have all experienced days when you wake up and feel no need to do anything either because you are upset about something or because of disappointments from the day before. Most people have focused on motivating employees and it often seems like entrepreneurs never get demotivated. On the contrary, entrepreneurs experience the latter just …

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Nov 18

Starting a business? 6 Practical Things You MUST Do!

I’ve been told before that starting a business is one of the toughest things that has ever been done… During my work as a Business Analyst and Strategy-Consultant, I have come to interact with a cocktail of business minds young and old as well as wealthy and other comfortable. Matching this with the fact that …

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Nov 11

The Uniqueness Of Being A Deal-Maker

Between you and me, you ever wonder how that guy who you went to school with is now driving that swanky new German vehicle? How though he studied a degree in Political Science yet is now breaking down economic analysis in a leading newspaper daily that is well trusted? Let’s face it, being a deal …

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Sep 08

Internship – Opportunity

SIX (6) MONTHS INTERNSHIP OPPORTUNITY Position: Intern          –             Reports to: Director – Strategy BLEGSCOPE a local strategy & corporate finance consulting firm, is dedicated to finding practical long lasting solutions for our clients. We take pride in growing our reputation by adding relevant value to our clients by providing consistent quality service. Currently, our …

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Jul 29

Challenges facing a growing entrepreneur

Doing business is a truly dynamic under-taking and though many people feel that one needs balls of steel to decide to leave formal employment to start your own business, one does not have to look at it that way. Last week on my personal Facebook page, my status was a small excerpt from a book …

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Jul 03

When failure can be an inspiration…

So a couple of months ago, my friend (let’s call her Stacey) was picked at her workplace to be on the list of a potential scholarship to a Japanese (or was it South Korean) University to do a Master’s degree in Urban & Regional Development. Her initial foray into the field of Urban Planning after …

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