All posts tagged "running a business"

  • How to launch your own music industry business

    How to launch your own music industry business

    The music industry is very broad in the aspects of building your very own profitable business these days. You don’t have to be a master musician to niche down in the music industry when you...

  • You are not your business

    You are not your business

    When I first started my business, it seemed like all I did was work – and work and work. Every moment of my life was dedicated to getting my business going. If I had a...

  • 5 tips for overcoming isolation when running your business

    5 tips for overcoming isolation when running your business

    Whether you are a busy mother working from home or leading a team from an office, running a business is a lonely job. You are constantly juggling expectations, finances & having to make decisions that...

  • The smooth running of your office

    Best ways to stay safe when getting back to work

    The COVID-19 pandemic has not yet come to an end, but the reopening process of businesses and workplaces is well underway. After spending weeks and months cooped up indoors during the lockdown, a lot of...

  • 4 Online services every small business needs to utilize

    4 Online services every small business needs to utilize

    Major corporations have the bulk of their needs handled by internal departments. Everything from marketing to human resources to real estate is managed by company employees. If you are running a small business, you do...

  • How to make a business resilient – what to do when things go wrong

    How to make a business resilient – what to do when things go wrong

    Every business comes under threat at some point. Even a single misplaced remark, like that of Gerald Ratner who bankrupted his jewellery chain when he compared his company’s engagement rings unfavourably to a prawn sandwich,...

  • 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...

  • Work-life balance is a misleading concept in business!

    Work-life balance is a misleading concept in business!

    What we have been told is that we are to strive for a ‘work-life balance’, but realistically what does that mean? Everybody talks about it, but who do you actually know who has achieved it?...

  • To build a business? or to buy one? How to get into the game

    To build a business? or to buy one? How to get into the game

    If you want to get rich, you have to build something that people need. Or at least, that’s how things are supposed to work. It’s simple economics, after all. And well, the principle of supply...