Wednesday, 27 June 2012

3 Event Organizing Tips to Make Your Next Event a Success

You have probably organized an event before. The chances that it did not go as planned are pretty high if statistics on this subject are anything to go by. If you have however not organized one and the need for one seem to be weighing you down, I hope this article will be of great help to you too.

Monday, 25 June 2012

Appearance is Everything for a Business Website or Blog

Lately, I have just been going through business websites and blogs to see what the owners have done with regard to appearance. The experience has been exciting and disappointing at the same time.  Here is why.

Saturday, 23 June 2012

Why Your Business Needs a Blog ASAP!

The internet is an invaluable resource to businesses. Used correctly, one can benefit so much by spending so little. If untapped, well, its like having diamonds under a grass thatched hut back in the village. Websites, blogs and social media sites are some of the ways you can use to place your business online.

Friday, 22 June 2012

5 Marketing Tips to Help Your Small Business Grow Faster Than Others

The goal of marketing is making both the seller and the buyer happy. If the buyer finds what the seller has to be relevant to them, well packaged and going at a reasonable price, they will buy it. Chances are, they will recommend the product or service to their friends and the benefits of this to your business are tremendous. If your customers are happy with your products or services, you will also be happy and feel motivated to go on.

5 Tips on Content Marketing to Help You Get Found on the Internet

Not so long ago, Google Panda and Penguin made a number of changes to their algorithms. The result was massive confusion and panic among internet marketers. No one was prepared for this, and it meant that the internet marketers had to start from scratch to align themselves with the updates.

Wednesday, 20 June 2012

5 Things That Mark You Out As An Entrepreneur

Are you an entrepreneur, or do you say you are? How are you supposed to tell whether you are for real or its just a passing phase in your life? What marks out entrepreneurs in the long run? Lets have a look.

Thursday, 14 June 2012

5 Ways to Make More Money With Your Business

If you have attained your financial targets so far for this year, this is probably not for you. But having worked in places where we exceeded such targets and never stopped working, I am sure there is no such a thing as "enough" when it comes to making money.

There Are Only Three Ways of Growing a Small Business, Make the Most of Each

You probably know this more than I do, maybe not, but there are three basic ways of growing a small business.

Wednesday, 13 June 2012

Your Business Name is Everything, Choose Wisely

Have you found it difficult to find an appropriate name for your business? If it is any consolation to you, well, you are not alone.

Monday, 11 June 2012

Research First, Then Go Into Business

Everybody, it seems, yours truly included, wants to go into business. For some of us, it is the entrepreneurial spirit that inspires us, for others its the need to make more money to augment our otherwise hand-to-mouth salaries, for some of us its because we have been in and out of employment and want something that gives us security, and yet for others, its the desire to do something with their extra cash.

Sunday, 10 June 2012

Fare Thee Well Saitoti, Ojode, Pilots and Guards


Early this morning, a Kenya Police helicopter crashed in the Ngong Forest. On board were Internal Security Minister Prof. George Saitoti, his assistant Hon. Orwa Ojode, two pilots and two bodyguards.

Wednesday, 6 June 2012

When Passion Dies, So Does the Business: A Personal Testimony

Monday, April 23 2012. That was the last time I posted something here. Its over a month since then, and by any standards, even the laziest writer (and yours truly isn't one of them!) would still have managed to post at least twice after all that time. I didn't.