The importance of thinking only of the next mile

The principle A journey of a thousand miles viewed ahead looks difficult if not impossible, but if you only think of the next few steps, then the next few yards or the next mile, then the journey becomes easier to think about rather than put the full journey in perspective. Continue Reading

The secret of success for start-ups

The importance of start-ups Start-ups areĀ  important for innovation and new business development. For those starting new businesses, they need to be laser-focused on the things that will make the business to succeed. The statistics show that 20% of new businesses will fail in the first year. I have always Continue Reading

Entrepreneurs lead by examples

Not every leader is an entrepreneur and not entrepreneur is a leader. But entrepreneurs must have good leadership skills. Great leaders also need to possess good entrepreneurial skills to deal with issues in their organisations; such as encouraging innovative solutions, developing great strategies and being able to get teams of Continue Reading

Entrepreneurs solve problems and do good in the process

Transportation Most cities have problems of transporting people without gridlock. This problem is worse in most mega cities with rising population. In cities with population in excess of 10-20 million, governments and the private sector try a combination of ways to get the cities moving. In London and other large Continue Reading

The 2020 vision

The year 2020 should signify more than just your ability to see clearly into the future. It is either the end of a decade or the beginning of a new one. This should not be of great concern. It is another opportunity for a new start. For many business owners, Continue Reading

The importance of education for children

  The World Bank believes that over 265 million children under the age of 10 are unable to read and write. Not surprisingly, 90% of these children are in the poorer countries. Education is key if we are to eradicate poverty and break the circle of underdevelopment in poor countries. Continue Reading

The environment and our love of travelling

The world is getting smaller and aeroplanes allow us to get to our destinations faster and cheaper, but unfortunately, planes also pollute the environment. An average plane can take over 100 tonnes of fuel at around $100,000 a time according to Www.alux.com. See the link below for more about electric Continue Reading