All posts tagged "women in business"

  • Start goals with the end in mind

    It is time to start thinking about what you want to create for 2015. It’s time to sit down and identify your objectives and goals … but where do you start from when there is so...

  • Tips for doing business in another culture

    Women doing business in another culture will find right from the start there are things that feel strange, aspects that push us out of our comfort zone … unwritten etiquette and behavior rules we don’t...

  • Why we need more women startups

    Despite the growing number of female entrepreneurs, women still remain a minority in the business-realm for both startup and established companies. So what does this mean for the economy? Does it even matter? Why do...

  • What no-one dares tell you when you start a business

    Thinking of starting a business? Are you truly prepared for the challenges ahead of you? And for what no-one dares tell you when you start a business. Chances are, even if you’ve asked around for...

  • Why women prefer a male boss

    The male manager is favoured by everybody, but why do women prefer a male boss? Hit comedy The Office had us all cringing in recognition of the traits of bosses we’ve known. But while it’s funny on...

  • 10 Essential tips to get you started with a business website

    Tall Poppy Syndrome can undermine you

    Exactly what is Tall Poppy Syndrome? This is the term given to the act of discrediting  a person (typically a woman) who has achieved visible success. The ‘tall poppy’ will become the victim of undermining...

  • Surviving in the business of men

    The business world is tough for many, but perhaps those who have the most difficulty succeeding are women. How do we ensure we are surviving in the business of men? The argument has been made time...

  • procrastination the business liability

    Procrastination is the business liability

    The first thing to acknowledge when running your own business is that essentially you’re working against yourself. You’re in the driver’s seat.  A lot of your success depends on how you handle one key warning: procrastination is the...