You may have limited funds, zero technical experience and a ridiculous idea, but should that stop you from turning that idea into a reality? It shouldn't, because apps such as Facebook, Google, Twitter and many others have proven.
These tech giants, especially Facebook and Google launched as start-ups, even though there [...]
Rumours are powerful and are often understated in terms of the the impact it can have on leadership and organisations. It is important to understand the ability of rumours, as that will determine what we say and how we run our businesses.
Reasons - Jealousy and strife for positions, power [...]
Communication is often overlooked at every level let alone in the professional industries and this can be damaging for business. Poor communication will be detrimental in every area of your business hence why I would always recommend some type of investment in this area. Below, I briefly point out three [...]
Protection - Authority brings protection in the form of discipline. Discipline is portrayed to be harsh or extreme but it is actually the greatest prevention mechanism for mistakes in leadership. Straight and narrow paths are better than the wide destructive ones.
Freedom - Authority brings freedom not chains. Restrictions are not [...]
Hunger - Is the driving force that keeps you motivated through the dry periods of your business. The maths is easy with increase but the execution is difficult and hunger keeps you on the straight and narrow path for success. Stay hungry through all seasons and the new mindset that [...]
UAE and China are heading for a boost in trade partnership after the announcement of $34m trade rise in the first 9 months of last year. Dubai will host a 7 day trade exhibition event in order to help facilitate this and ties will grow which is already being driven [...]
Comparisons - Comparing yourself to another in your market is a grave mistake as it takes you away from your unique potential and it also leaves you thinking you aren't up to the mark. Comparing may start off healthy but it always ends up with internal battles.
Thought patterns - The [...]
Accept advice - It seems simple but advise from the right people can take you to another level in your business. Be sure to be humble even if the advise is difficult to stomach. If you can't take that advise be sure that your application to drive your business to [...]
As Egypt prepare to host an international business event in preparation to help the recovery of their fallen economy, it is the Gulf officials and governments, which are pressuring hundreds of organisations to attend and invest. $23B has already come from UAE, Saudi Arabia and Kuwait but under the current [...]
Be honest about who you are - You or your organisation may not be perfect and you may well have made some mistakes in the past. Do not let shame and embarrassment stop you from being honest as it will definitely affect the future. The business world is small and [...]