Individual Mental Effort With An Imagined Virtual Team – One Brain Speaks For Missing Members

This article is about; how to form a group think tank in your own mind without calling a meeting. Let me ask you something; have you ever been in a committee meeting, asked a question of the group or an individual and they gave you back literally word-for-word the exact answer you expected them to give you? It happens to me all the time, why do you think this is? Because their expertise and advice is predictable, but if you already know what they are going to say, why are…

5 Reasons Why Businesses Fail And How To Avoid It

New and big businesses are complaining over not making profit in these tough times. Many of the start-ups don’t even make it through their first six months. Here are some of the reasons why businesses fail and how you can avoid it. Lack of capital Majority new businesses are not well funded. The financial institutions do not trust them. They are afraid to lend new ventures the money they need to operate. If you are just starting a business consider turning the things that you have into capital. Your business…

How to Overcome Common Entrepreneurial Problems – Part 3

In the final part of this article, we shall look at dealing with ethical and regulatory challenges and also succession planning. As stated earlier, when you have a good idea of the nature and cause of the problems, you are better positioned to effectively and efficiently address the problems. Ethical and regulatory problems are common. Some of these problems are caused by the entrepreneurs themselves. For example, reluctance and intentional noncompliance to statutory and regulatory matters. In noncompliance you may achieve short-term goals such as hiding your enterprise and its…

The New Olympic Champions

This year, 2012, Britain has the great privilege of being host nation to the international Summer Olympic Games, for the third time in its history – the previous occasions being 1908 and 1948. London will be the only city ever to host three Olympiads! A new 200 acre “Olympic Park” has been built in Stratford, East London, and many existing London facilities, such as the new Wembley Stadium, will also be used. And when the Games are finished, London will be left with the valuable legacy of a completely rejuvenated…

Make Love With Your List

I’m a big fan of having an email or address list, blog, YouTube channel or some other way of staying in touch with the people that dig what you have to say, teach, or show them. Having a ‘list’ is a fantastic way to keep past, current and future customers happy.