All posts tagged "running a business"

  • Do you have this one quality most successful people posses?

    Working with students, across the world, has opened my eyes to a common trait among those that are accepted at competitive universities, candidates hired by the most desirable companies, and successful entrepreneurs.They are all ‘pointy’....

  • How to balance productivity and leisure while traveling

    How to balance productivity and leisure while traveling

    Business trips are often listed as one of the perks of certain jobs. Unfortunately, those who travel often for work can attest to the fact that, more often than not, they can be closer to...

  • Workplace perks to ensure you have happy, loyal employees

    When it comes to running a business, there are two groups of people that you need to keep happy at all times. The first goes without saying: your customer base. As they say, the customer...

  • Business women's strength requires support

    Business women’s strength requires support

    A lot of women going into business have big dreams of standing on their own two feet to be completely independent in their work. And, of course, this is great. Being able to strive for...

  • Is it time to re-evaluate parts of your business?

    Is it time to re-evaluate parts of your business?

    One of the biggest mistakes that any business owner can make is to assume that their business can survive as a static object. A business that refuses to move forward or adapt in any way...

  • Girls … yes we can run the world!

    If the outcome of the US election has taught us anything, it’s that there’s still a lot to do before women have the same level of power in the world as men. Let’s face it,...

  • Helping hand: Why an intern can help you while you help them

    Helping hand: Why an intern can help you while you help them

    It’s safe to say running a business isn’t easy, especially in the beginning. There are budgets to consider, family to look after, ideas and directions and obstacles and a million other things that seem to...

  • 6 things I learned from pole dancing

    6 things I learned from pole dancing

    I opened my first professional pole dance studio, the Pole Dance Academy, in 2009 with my sister Maddie and we now have three studios. Prior to opening the studios, I was a corporate lawyer in...

  • 4 factors women in business should consider for 2017

    4 factors women in business should consider for 2017

    2017 is fast approaching, and it’s important to understand how you may be affected as a woman in business once the new year comes. It’s never been easy being a female in the business world,...