Grow Your Business Not Your Back Office

Grow Your Business Not Your Back Office

Hands up if you want to grow your business but you don’t want to find yourself working crazy hours just to pay for all those back office costs – the receptionist, bookkeepers, filing clerk, etc. How many times have you seen your friends and colleagues run...
Online Business Tools for the Busy Entrepreneur

Online Business Tools for the Busy Entrepreneur

I must admit I am a bit of a techie fan. I go ape over technology like the latest online business tools and Apple gadgets (I admit to being an Apple fan ūüôā ) like some people go ape over cars, boats and fashion. Some people spend their money on fashion whereas I prefer...
How Hard Can It Be

How Hard Can It Be

How hard can it be to start a business?The answer … Not hard at all!That’s a fact. To start a business, all you have to do is follow your passion and START. For most people, that is actually the hardest part.¬† Fear keeps them chained to their day job. My...
Analysis Paralysis

Analysis Paralysis

Analysis paralysis¬†– it’s that “magic” time where we over analyse¬†a situation to the extent that we become paralysed and cannot take any action. Over-thinking a problem is not necessarily a good idea – especially in business! We toss all...
Get A Life. Just Get A Job!

Get A Life. Just Get A Job!

Growing up as an Asian female in Malaysia, I was constantly told that I should study hard, get a job, save my money, get married, have kids and retire and live happily ever after … and of course, have kids who will then repeat the cycle and they will look after...
The Direct Type

The Direct Type

While not all cultures are the same, it seems that typically it is the dominant, direct type of people who are perceived as leaders. These people are outgoing and task focused and they make up roughly 10% of the population. Remember, they are a blend of...