What Books are Leaders Reading?

Posted on 1:18 pm, May 5, 2014 by


Have you ever wondered what makes leaders pioneers in their area of business? What is it that sets them apart from the ordinary crowd? The answer is simple. Leaders are constant learners. They never let go of a single opportunity of discovering new knowledge. There are several ways through which one can learn. Listening to what others have to say, … Read more

Tips for saving time in the morning

Posted on 1:23 pm, April 3, 2014 by

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Many of us find getting out of the door in the mornings on time can seem like a constant battle. A recent study conducted by Today Show/AOL survey revealed that on average women spend 6.4 hours each week on their appearance. While, men spend a total of 4.5 hours a week getting ready to leave for work. Whether you are … Read more

How to effectively communicate with your team

Posted on 2:56 pm, January 9, 2014 by


It is an indisputable fact that this is an era of intense competition in the business space. Small businesses are also not immune to this trend. It is essential that the whole business team works together towards a consistent business goal. Let’s look at ways and strategies for effective team communication and means to bolster the leader’s communication with his/her … Read more

9 Traits of Successful Entrepreneurs

Posted on 10:14 am, January 3, 2014 by


“Chase the vision, not the money, the money will end up following you.” —Tony Hsieh, Zappos CEO There are many entrepreneurs in the market today. But only a few succeed and fewer achieve enormous success. Every successful entrepreneur is different. However, they all share some important traits which contribute in great measures to their eventual success. We look at some … Read more

Improve Your Time Management

Posted on 7:00 am, December 9, 2013 by

Time is money, an old adage holds very true for new and established business owners. Time is a valuable asset which cannot be leveraged by paying more. In today’s economy, it is very unstable and many business owners are forced to work long hours to keep their business afloat. Whether it’s a startup business or an established one, owners should … Read more

Embrace Failure to be Successful

Posted on 10:57 am, August 12, 2013 by


Failure is a part of life and small business owners are no exception. Some of the greatest success stories emerged from spectacular failures. It is astonishing how many notable individuals and organizations have endured severe setbacks but remained positive. Risk taking is a good thing Most people are too cautious and don’t like taking risks. Only if you take risks … Read more

What kind of leader are you?

Posted on 11:21 am, July 24, 2013 by


Leaders are needed and found in all organizations, irrespective of their size. There exist different kinds of leadership. There are born leaders and other trained leaders who acquire or learn leadership skills. There is no denying that quality leaders are required to motivate their employees and guide them to meet the organizations desired goals. It’s also important to select leaders … Read more

5 inspirational leaders to look up to

Posted on 12:23 pm, June 11, 2013 by

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As a small business owner, you need to simultaneously strive hard and dream big. We look at business icons who have overcome seemingly impossible odds and emerged triumphant. The truth is, success doesn’t happen overnight nor is it purely based on luck. There exist many entrepreneurs who have revolutionized and redefined how business is done. Take this opportunity to learn … Read more

How to Relieve Yourself of All Stress

Posted on 12:50 pm, March 25, 2013 by


Running a small business is no easy task. You need to find clients for work. There is pressure from the clients to meet deadlines. Even if you complete the client’s work, you may have to run around to collect your dues. Employees may leave in the middle of a project. In short, there are many things which cause stress on … Read more

Leaders are born or made?

Posted on 10:25 am, March 15, 2013 by


The role of a leader is a crucial one, especially in the field of business. Leadership is generally an inborn talent, but it is possible to sharpen the leadership skills of an individual. There exist those who despite training can’t become good leaders.  Then there are those to whom leadership comes naturally. Many people who can hone their leadership skills … Read more