08 May 2019

10 Things Budding Female Entrepreneurs Need To Know From Successful Businesswomen

Entrepreneurship is now one of the leading forms of self-employment among today’s youth. There are numerous guides on the A-Zs of starting your own business to maintaining profits to hiring employees, and so on in the form of books, magazine and newspaper articles, blogs, websites, etc. In recent years, there

19 Dec 2018

5 Reasons You Should Encourage Your Employees To Take Vacations

When your team is neck deep in work, the last thing on your mind as a small business owner is to encourage everyone to use up their vacation time. Every day looms as another day that you’ll have to find someone else to substitute for them or take on extra

13 Dec 2018

6 of the Most Successful Business Leaders Share Their Secret to Discovering Great Talent

Ray Kroc, who grew McDonald’s into the hugely successful global franchise it is today, famously said, “you’re only as good as the people you hire.” This belief is not a shock to any successful business leader—nobody can build a great company alone. The question is: how do you find these

11 Dec 2018

Why You Need To Start Tracking Your Time Every Day

Time tracking is a controversial topic. It evokes images of teams clocking in and out of a factory floor or being tethered to their desks for 60 hours a week. Of course, those scenarios are awful. I don’t want to dismiss the very real ways that time tracking can become

06 Dec 2018

Why You Shouldn’t Fire Employees In December

There are a few certainties around the end of the year in my business. People will complain endlessly about performance reviews – giving them, receiving them, and coordinating the whole process. Productivity generally takes a dive as people are more focused on their holiday plans and upcoming vacations (though there

29 Nov 2018

5 Keys of Dealing with Workplace Conflict

Here’s the thing – leadership and conflict go hand-in-hand. Leadership is a full-contact sport, and if you cannot or will not address conflict in a healthy, productive fashion, you should not be in a leadership role. From my perspective, the issues surrounding conflict resolution can be best summed-up by adhering

27 Nov 2018

5 Qualities That Define Great Leadership

Company leaders are facing a crisis. Nearly one-third of employees don’t trust management. In addition to this, employers now have to cater to the needs of the millennial generation. On average, after graduating from college, a millennial will change jobs four times before they are 32. Most of them also

17 Aug 2018

WHOOPS: American Airlines without pilots for Christmas after scheduling system glitch

One main factor driving demand for cryptocurrencies is the reduction in supply that’s been seen in recent months, according to Lee. He notes that the rate of bitcoin units added has been more than halved over the past year, to 4.4% from 9.3%. With mining slowing down, bitcoin won’t reach its theoretical maximum number of units until 2045 or later.