Tuesday, 20 June 2017

5 Powerful Tips for Startups (You Don't Want to Learn These the Hard Way!)

Maybe you read our article on 10 businesses to start in Kenya and decided to start a business of your own. Maybe you have been mulling over the idea for years and have suddenly found courage to start that dream business. Maybe you have been patient enough with your boss - is it the pay, working hours, attitude, benefits? - and you can't stand them anymore. Maybe ...

Monday, 19 June 2017

10 Businesses You Can Start in Kenya - By Tomorrow if You so Wish!

If you have been meaning to go into business, here is a list of ideas to get you started. But before that, it is important for you to have a plan of the business you have in mind and do some research. You do not want to go into business blindly – that’s a recipe for failure!

Sunday, 18 June 2017

5 Ways You Can Grow Your Small Business Before December 2017

Business is about growth. Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg says "The only strategy that is guaranteed to fail is not taking risks."

Is the customer always right? Well, not always!

There is nothing important to any business more than the feedback it gets from its customers. After all, the reason the business exists in the first place is to meet a gap in the lives of its customers and make some money while at it.

Saturday, 25 June 2016

5 Things Entrepreneurs Should Learn From Big Businesses

In his bestselling book How the Mighty Fall, Jim Collins discusses five things that have led to the fall of several big businesses and how one can overcome them. We'll look at each one of them in our next blog post.

In a world where the survival and business models of some of the oldest and most successful businesses is threatened, is there anything that an entrepreneur can learn from them? We can learn from their failures, can't we?

Sunday, 19 June 2016

5 Common Mistakes Entrepreneurs Make

Its about four years since I last published on this blog.

When I started this blog in 2011, I set out to provide a mini-resource center for entrepreneurs. Somewhere they could come to from time to time for inspiration, knowledge and ideas.