• SUCCESS
    Want to succeed in life? You must take the leap of faith into the unknown

    Most people spend a lot of time and energy trying to avoid risk at all costs. But the most successful people know that major breakthroughs in life, business, science, technology and even politics cannot occur without taking risk. I listened recently to a podcast called “When to Jump” where Sheryl Sandberg, the Chief Operating Officer […]

  • NEWS
    70% of Your Employees May Want to Work From Home this Holiday Season

    In between opening Christmas presents and cooking the turkey, a whopping 66 percent of employees will be checking work emails on Christmas Day. This was the finding of a survey by West Unified Communications Services on remote workers and changing working patterns. The study, which surveyed more than 600 full-time U.S. employees about their holiday work plans, […]

  • NEWS
    How to Get Lenders to Want to Finance Your Business

    Many small businesses fail in the first few years, and one reason why is running out of money. If you’ve ever watched the television shows Dragon’s Den, Shark Tank or The Apprentice, you will know that one of the most important ways to achieve business success is to get the finances right. That means thinking […]

  • PODCASTS
    HOW TO PODCAST: A GUIDE FOR THOSE WHO WANT TO STREAM THEIR AUDIO BUT DON’T KNOW WHERE TO START

    In the 1930s, families would gather around the radio and listen to their favorite programs. In the days before TVs became a household staple, thousands of Americans would anxiously await public radio shows such as Amos ‘n’ Andy, Adventures of Ellery Queen and President Franklin D. Roosevelt’s “fireside chats.” But in modern times, the broadcast radio industry has struggled […]

  • ENTREPRENEURS
    SA entrepreneurs want more business support – survey

    South African entrepreneurs want more business development support, while entrepreneurship is declining as a career option among young people, according to the results of the latest Seed Academy startup survey. Conducted by Seed Academy and the WDB Seed Fund for the third year running, the “Real State of Entrepreneurship in South Africa” survey polled 1,200 […]

  • ENTREPRENEURS
    Millennial entrepreneurs really do want different things

    You’ve probably heard that millennials are different. They are more likely to prefer cooking at home than their elders. They want to buy from and invest in companies that have a purpose and an eye on social good. They’re over the idea of collecting stuff. You get the idea. A lot of these points of […]

  • ENTREPRENEURS
    Top 10 startups of 2017 you won’t want to miss

    Hipster darts, personalised dog food and the world’s most comfortable mattress are among the UK’s top 100 startups of 2017, according to independent advice site startups.co.uk. Combine the three and you have yourself the perfect night out. Startups 100 has been running since 2008 and claims to be the longest-running ranked index that details the […]

  • ENTREPRENEURS
    How to Get Lenders to Want to Finance Your Business

    Many small businesses fail in the first few years, and one reason why is running out of money. If you’ve ever watched the television shows Dragon’s Den, Shark Tank or The Apprentice, you will know that one of the most important ways to achieve business success is to get the finances right. That means thinking […]

  • LIFE
    Want to Write an Inspired Creative Brief? Check Out This Handy Guide

    Usefulness Content Freshness Summary “How To Write An Inspired Creative Brief” will open your eyes to what it takes to create truly memorable advertising and to raise brand awareness. Read “How To Write An Inspired Creative Brief” by Howard Ibach, and you will learn exactly that! This is the second edition of this wonderful book […]