Entrepreneurs are known to spot and exploit opportunities but the challenge, mostly for aspiring business owners, is where to find such a moment or situation in which something entrepreneurial can be done. The good news is that opportunities are everywhere. What sometimes needs to change is how and where you look for one. Some words, … More How to spot real entrepreneurial opportunities
The simplest definition of culture I ever learnt was “the way we do things around here” and that has helped shaped my understanding of the phenomenon. There are certain moral codes of conducts, aims or qualities that characterize, or are expected in, every profession, society, family or tradition, which gives them their unique identities. In respect … More Top 5 un-entrepreneurial behaviors to DITCH in 2017.
Uber, an on-demand transportation service, was launched in 2009. Since it started operations, it has transformed the transportation industry, while contributing to the virality of on-demand startups across the world. A huge number of companies have been founded declaring that they’re the “Uber for X” such as the Uber for alcohol, the Uber for dog walking, … More Uber-fication and the future of on-demand services.
The inevitability of Change makes it a very important subject for entrepreneurs and organizations that wants to remain relevant, be competitive, win or just survive. It has impacted both old and new businesses and phased out those that failed to embrace it or adjust with it, as I illustrated with some case studies in my … More My top 12 quotes on Change.
“Life is Flux”, according to the famous Greek Philisopher – Heraclitus of Ephesus. Variant translations of this phrase are “only thing constant is change” and “everything gives way, nothing stays fixed.” These words holds true till date and will continue to. I still remember a couple of years ago, when I decided to get my first email … More How To Ride The Scary Wind Of Change.
Uber has single-handedly changed the entire dynamics of taxi services in the world. It all started in the year 2009 when the founder of StumbleUpon, Garett Camp, stumbled upon the idea of providing cab services without owning any of them. He along with Travis Kalanick started Uber and as commonly said, the rest is history. … More What Wikipedia can’t tell you about Uber (Infographics).
Various media channels are currently awashed with stories that indicates the uncertainty of the future due to Brexit. While most of them are interesting reads, none of the posts have tried to address, at the individual level, how to approach the future amid the current chaos. Find below 10 expert quotes on Uncertainty and how … More 10 expert quotes on Uncertainty.
It is commonly said that people are afraid of what they don’t know than what they know. Psychologists argued that its a trait common in us humans and developed from the dangerous way the world used to be, while others believe the unknown does not allow for control necessary for the conformity that knowledge brings … More 3 sure-fire ways to navigate the Unknown
As commonly said, ideas are a commodity. Everyone has got one. Some ideas end up as great products or services while others failed or never saw the light of day. The secret to building a successful company lies in the execution of an idea but that doesn’t mean any idea well executed will fly. Sometimes, … More 10 Rules for a Great Startup Idea (Infographic)
As a business owner or staff, you always need business tools to enhance your productivity and enable you sell more, improve and grow your business. Its even beautiful when these great tools come at no cost at all to you! This article shared on practicalecommerce.com has 16 of such free tools that can help you … More 16 Free Online Tools for Business