Category Archives: Entrepreneurship

Information that’s useful for start ups and expansions

The Laptop Lifestyle: A Genuine Possibility Or An Idealistic Mirage? | HuffPost

I like this article since it gives a practical insight into what actually goes into working remotely. It’s not all fun and games, yet can be rewarding on so many levels. Click the following link and see what I mean. … Continue reading

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This Successful Ecommerce Entrepreneur Explains How to Tell The Difference Between Urgent and Important

Click this link for the article: https://www.entrepreneur.com/article/310151

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There’s an urgency among SMEs

2018 has begun with business owners feeling a bit of tension due to the environments that they have to operate within. The problems though not new seemed to have intensified. The question still remains as to how those in business … Continue reading

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The Questions…

Today’s business environment is changing so fast that it can leave one feeling quite bewildered. Businesses are shrinking. Economies are more than dynamic. It would appear, security no longer refers to jobs. The news is littered with stories of layoffs … Continue reading

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Hurray for the second chance!

If you’ve been in business long enough or if you’ve ever attended a sales seminar; you would have heard you never get a second chance to make a good first impression. It is something that participants have swallowed hook line … Continue reading

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Are cluster businesses the emerging business model in small economies?

Businesses have evolved over the past 20 years at an alarming rate. There has been massive growth, then downsizing, then retooling, and new the renewed, revised, and evolving entrepreneurship. Business has been changing at such a rate that there are … Continue reading

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Economy suffers from a shortage of safe assets

Amid challenges of a performance decline of its economic viability, Barbados must ask itself some serious questions. This article should help with formulating some of these questions since it says specifically what safe assets are, why they are needed and … Continue reading

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Worlds apart

Have you ever interacted with a business/organization that the experience was absolutely terrible yet while you were waiting you saw their mission statement on the wall in the foyer that made you wonder if it was the same entity? The … Continue reading

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What’s in a Business Name!

What’s in a business name. Today I’m not looking at the marketability of the name, but the thinking behind it. There are some people who name their businesses after family members and relatives. Some may think this to be noble; … Continue reading

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Apple, Salesforce, Google Among Top 25 Companies For Women, As Voted By Female Employees

The issue of equality in the workplace continues to be a point of contention. Some companies seem to be coping, and tney happen to be leading companies. Take a look at what they’re doing to overcome differences. http://www.forbes.com/sites/clareoconnor/2016/11/18/apple-salesforce-google-among-top-25-companies-for-women-as-voted-by-female-employees/#141a13fb266d

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