Archives for September 2011

Innovate and regulate? What is the temperature gauge out there for SMEs?

30/09/11: What's the temperature like in your business right now? I am having to be more innovative and more astute with my planning than ever before. The market is reporting businesses are taking … [Read more...]

‘Are you ok?’ It doesn’t hurt to ask those around you – just to check in

23/09/11: For many of us we spend more time with the people we work with than with our families and loved ones. Our external environment, our workplace and our relationships in the workplace matter. … [Read more...]

Social media whirl a long way from child’s play

19/09/11: WHEN I was about 11 years old and off to high school, I remember my mother making it quite clear to me that in my world, there were set, appropriate modes of behaviour - no bad language, be … [Read more...]

How do you make strategy happen: life beyond the flip chart

16/09/11: It's the multi-million dollar question. How does strategic planning in our lives and businesses move from the flip chart and the brainstorm to actually create positive change. How do we put … [Read more...]

Kochie launches Small Business September

05/09/11: Kochie launches Small Business September - In spite of my irritation at the event being called Small Business (is there anything small about small business? Not according to my world!), I … [Read more...]