An employee every employer desires

Getting a job is usually the first step of a long journey. The entirety of the trip is rolled out for you when you fit the capacity in which you are expected to operate. Fitting here relates to being that kind of employee whose services are needed, simply because there is enough evidence to proveContinue reading “An employee every employer desires”

Office automation in the 21st Century

The 21st century brought with it advancements in technology that have transformed the world further into an interconnected unit that spread out far and wide. With a number of electronic gadgets at your disposal, it is possible to transact business across the world. The internet, working in union with a number of hardware devices enablesContinue reading “Office automation in the 21st Century”

You know you are an entrepreneur when…

Entrepreneurship is the current buzzword in the business community. With several reasons to give upon request, many have saddled themselves with the responsibility of trying to create something new; something that would stimulate one form of reward or the other. The onerous task of designing a preferred future, as a product of entrepreneurship is fullyContinue reading “You know you are an entrepreneur when…”

Will the customer keep you in mind?

Your customer is the prime reason you are in business. This is the driving principle that fuels success in any line of trade, since revenue from sales would definitely add to the growth of the business. It then becomes imperative to do everything possible to keep the customer. Keeping your customer focused on you alone,Continue reading “Will the customer keep you in mind?”

The nitty-gritty of business contracts

Every business unit, from sole proprietorships to fully-fledged public corporations usually comes into contact with one form of contractual arrangements or the other. Once another individual or even business assumes a role in the setup, there is usually the need for a type of contractual agreement, usually in order to either establish precedence with regardContinue reading “The nitty-gritty of business contracts”

Side-stepping Conflict of Interest at the office

One of the primary reasons why people seek employment is to support the basic economic functions they need to perform. Some desire a consistent source of income to assist in the upkeep of a family; others need money to acquire basic necessities in life, but all in all, a form of employment serves both needsContinue reading “Side-stepping Conflict of Interest at the office”

Wanted: More leaders, less managers

Corporate culture usually demands an adherence to laid – down procedures with regard to rights, privileges and responsibilities. There is a clear chain of command and roles are explicitly defined. The nature of synchronization between the superior and the subordinate more often than not spells out the output of the firm. The added flavor comesContinue reading “Wanted: More leaders, less managers”

A burning desire; the case of the African entrepreneur

It is usually welcome news when one decides to stand out and do something different, especially when that action is directed at alleviating a pressing challenge. The 21st century has experienced a growing trend of entrepreneurial activity, especially amongst the youth, who, as if to assuage the effects of unemployment in several countries around theContinue reading “A burning desire; the case of the African entrepreneur”

Funding your business; options available

Money is the live wire of every business unit. Every entrepreneur seeks to primarily maximize returns on investments in a business. Sourcing for funding for your business has currently become a nightmare for various businesses due to the risk factors involved. In this issue, we would share ideas on various sources of funding for businesses,Continue reading “Funding your business; options available”