Starting a business covers every range of emotion and experience imaginable. It can be exhilarating and rewarding, but also terrifying, challenging and incredibly lonely. The nuts and bolts of building a business are the same. There’s the sexy side of developing an idea into a solution, branding and marketing your...Read more
Vibrant, bustling, thriving and diverse – there’s no place quite like New York. With the third largest economy in the US, more than 99.8% of the State’s businesses consisting of small businesses, it’s easy to see that New York is a popular state to start a business. It isn’t, however...Read more
How does a business, with a definitive social drive, practically draw the tricky equilibrium and make a difference without sacrificing the bottom line? by Lisa Illingworth, CEO and co-founder of educational start-up Futureproof and Development Sector Consultant for Evolve, Silvia De Jager.Read more
LFP Training offers ESD support services such as the implementation of sustainable supplier development programmes, profiling and analysis of your supplier database, enabling procurement opportunities for EME’s through collaboration and partnerships and promoting the upskilling of EMEs and facilities the quality of services provided.Read more
Like a good game of chess, starting a business will challenge you to think about your long-term strategy and also make sure you’re moving the pieces one step at a time in the right direction.Read more
As small businesses in South Africa are recognised as a driving force for economic growth and creation of jobs, enterprise development programmes offered by government and corporates offer black entrepreneurs the opportunity to find support and training to further develop their small businesses.Read more
You have the need to make money. That’s where a business model design comes in.Read more
There is no ‘one size fits all’ secret to start-up success. But there is a recipe that can be followed. It starts with being willing to go the extra mile: To know more about your business, customers and their needs than anyone else.Read more
Tips to help you decide how much you should charge your clients so you earn a profit but aren't price gouging them.Read more
So you’ve identified a gap in the market and created a product or service to fill that gap. You’ve established a business to produce the product or deliver the service and you’ve worked out an innovative way to finance your new venture. The final and most important link in the...Read more
Business and leadership success start with a discipline of mindset moves, including having fun with your fear.
How You Can Transform Your Customer Experience And Why It Is Important
A dose of wisdom for high-performing entrepreneurs and executives, an inquiry of five simple – yet essential – questions.
Mo Rafi founded Rafi Credit Consulting Inc, a private consulting firm based in Toronto, Canada.