January 11, 2017

As the economic landscape changes, it’s important to regularly review your business plan to discover whether it still works for your business given the internal and external changes that are bound to have occurred. The start of the year is a great time to review your business’s direction and goals. We’ve put together a listRead More »

June 15, 2016

1. Early penning of goals, mission, vision and objectives The best CEOs I know often sit very early with a pen and paper and write the fundamental goals and objectives that they expect to get from their business.  They’ll go so far as writing a very simple profit and loss, which will act as theRead More »

April 21, 2016

Just like in building a house, the foundation is a key component of building a strong, long-lasting business and a fundamental element of a business’s foundation is how it will be structured. Unfortunately, what with the stress and excitement of setting up a new business, the business structure is often chosen quickly, without much thoughtRead More »

February 8, 2016

In business, one of your most important resources are your staff. And in order to get the most out of your team, you need to consider how you motivate them daily. Whilst culture and atmosphere play a very significant role in that motivation, today I will focus on motivation through effective financial remuneration systems. FirstRead More »

February 7, 2016

Together with clear mission and objectives, the financial targets are the foundation of any successful business. So I just wanted to share a few thoughts around initial steps to start the process of setting targets If you don’t know where you’re going… Every business needs goals. And while many business owners are quick to developRead More »