Tag: Business growth

How to improve your efficiency

How to improve your efficiency

We all wish we had more time to spend on the things we love doing, whether that means being around our family or working on our hobbies. Yet, despite these wishes, time is something of which we never seem to have enough. Maybe you’ve heard of the 80-20 rule? It states that 80 per cent of what you accomplish is…

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Innovation and entrepreneurship

Innovation and entrepreneurship

Contrary to popular belief, there is no “entrepreneur personality.” The truth is, anyone can be an entrepreneur. All it takes is knowing how to employ the right strategies and understanding the key to being a successful entrepreneur – innovation. This doesn’t have to mean inventing something – you can also be innovative in the way you do things. Peter F.…

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Cut costs and increase your revenue while maintaining high quality standards

Cut costs and increase your revenue while maintaining high quality standards

When a company cuts costs, it usually means you can expect shoddier products and worse service. If you’ve ever been on a call with a bank or telecom provider after they had implemented a round of cuts and outsourcing, you may well have spent hours on hold, only to finally speak with a service employee who has no idea how…

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How to energize your organisation’s culture

How to energize your organisation’s culture

Too many leaders and management consultants try to take shortcuts when tasked with shaking up the culture of an organisation. Just by stating, “We want a higher profit margin”, they think that employees will jump to action and align their work with this broad and poorly conceived goal. Focusing on results and goals is just one small part of the…

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How to develop your talents and those of the people you manage

How to develop your talents and those of the people you manage

By this point in your life, you probably know all about your flaws and shortcomings. But what are your strengths? What is a strength to begin with? And most importantly, why don’t you focus on them? In this post you’ll find valuable knowledge on strengths, where to spot them, how they are created and what they consist of. This post…

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