All posts tagged "business challenges"

  • What barriers do female entrepreneurs face?

    What barriers do female entrepreneurs face?

    Women who start their own businesses often encounter more obstacles on the way to success than men face. There are deep, historic social reasons for this phenomenon but the modern reality is that female professionals...

  • The challenges that can throw your project off track and how to avoid them

    The challenges that can throw your project off track and how to avoid them

    If you’re not careful, your big work project could be thrown off course by the challenges and problems that will inevitably come your way as you work on it. Big and important projects always present...

  • 4 steps for setting achievable goals

    4 steps for setting achievable goals

    A: “My goal is for my business to win more new clients.”  B: “My goal is for my business to generate 10 new sales by the end of the quarter.”  Which of the above goals...

  • Fluid business transitions you should carry out!

    Fluid business transitions you should carry out!

    Business should always be about being fluid, but we’re sure that some of you will admit that fluid is the last thing you could class anything in your life, let alone your business. When things...

  • How to beat loneliness in entrepreneurship

    How to beat loneliness in entrepreneurship

    They say, “it’s lonely at the top”, but does it have to be?  When I started Agent99, I was so excited at the prospect of being my own boss.  Having been in the game for...

  • Diamonds in plain sight: Business women and the challenges of the modern environment

    Diamonds in plain sight: Business women and the challenges of the modern environment

    It’s fair to say that business is challenging full stop. This is how competitive environments function. However, it’s also fair to say that despite this being the 21st Century and a host of equality initiatives...

  • Overcoming the working mother guilt trap

    Overcoming the working mother guilt trap

    Mother guilt: that feeling of not being enough, not doing enough and not being able to fulfill everyone’s needs. There seems to be no end to the impossible standards and expectations of being a working...

  • 4 Common problems that all businesses have to face

    Businesses face a lot of problems on a regular basis. While you cannot really get rid of ‘em all, as many problems come unannounced, you can do planning to fight ‘em better. To help you...

  • 9 Strategies to minimise risk in business

    9 Strategies to minimise risk in business

    From large corporations to small sole-proprietorship businesses, every single one of them carries with it many kinds of risks. Risks such as consumer market transitions, legal issues and personnel safety.  For every potential risk, a...