Category Archives: Training and Development

Good manners can help with great service – a case study

Managers, are you hiring just to say that a vacancy is filled or do you really consider what your establishment wants to portray to the public that you serve? The reason this needs to be asked is that there are … 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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Caribbean Tourism – Are we business ready?

Just today I was doing some work on the computer when a post came in from a friend. It showed a rough day at work; to say they’re picturesque is an understatement. However they got me thinking. During that process … Continue reading

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Entrepreneurs: Are you ready for success?

What is success? It is a much touted word that almost every entrepreneur, every business plan, every social encounter uses at least once in their discussions. Many conversations have been overheard about that someday when success comes how they world … Continue reading

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Changing Format and Direction for this blog

It’s been a real challenge with time constraints of late and managing multiple blogs both internally and externally. That being said, the time has come to reluctantly change direction. At first, I thought that I could get other contributors who … Continue reading

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The 5 Very Best Ways to Thrill Your Customers | SUCCESS

The internet is filled with all kinds of information, some good and others questionable to say the least. Everyone in business should be asking how they can improve their service to customers. That being said, check out this article by … Continue reading

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So… you think your customers are blind

Just imagine that, businesses are going up all around. Many of them are start ups, the results of many entrepreneurship programs that have been making their rounds nowadays. In their planning they have completed the documenting of their business concepts … Continue reading

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Treat your business seriously

Small operations functioning in business take too many unnecessary risks.  In the name of getting business, we embark on transactions that promise payment on the backend where the deal looks good.  We may function based on the feeling that if … Continue reading

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An interview with a business development specialist

It’s been since 1995 that this individual who develops businesses as a profession has been doing so almost daily. He has a passion for businesses, and though he’s been interviewed for information as it relates to projects, no one ever … Continue reading

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