PayPal co-founder Elon Musk is applying a Silicon Valley tech start-up mindset to building cars with Tesla Motors. With Ford and GM/Holden struggling, this company is disrupting an antiquated industry.
In a rapidly changing world, some management theorists say the ideal of building a business for the long term has eroded like a sandcastle at high tide. But should you really focus just on the short term when building your business?
The end of the financial year is an opportune time to think about the big picture of your business. Here are four questions that can help ensure the next year is your most successful one yet.
Especially if you’re a sole trader, the novelty of working from home eventually wears off. Here are my experiences with a couple of the alternative options.
In business, jealousy and competitiveness can be important motivators, but how can you maintain a peaceful state of mind while looking over your shoulder? Here are five personal observations and experiences.
Employee satisfaction is a vital part of the success of any business. Here are five key ways to help you establish a positive corporate culture in your business.
Knowing the reason why you’re getting into business is a powerful motivating factor. It’s time to examine some common motivators for starting a business.
Are you looking to improve your sales technique? If so, there are some lessons from the story of the Tortoise and the Hare you should heed.
In business, whether you’re a start-up or a sole trader, there is always a temptation to pick up some market share by cutting prices. However, there are some good reasons why you should move in the opposite direction.
Handling tight deadlines can be tough – especially if you’re a sole trader. However, by following these five tips, you can make sure you stay on top of things.