The importance of reading the right books

The importance of reading Reading or any form of knowledge acquisition is important to entrepreneurs in particular. Knowledge allows us to build or stand on the shoulders of others (if we read the right books). One of such an author on business is Malcolm Gladwell. You may also be interested Continue Reading

Good to Great and Small to Great

The right team first The business book “Good to Great” by Jim Collins has to be one of the most recommended books for aspiring leaders. This is a great book on several grounds and for many reasons. The author and his team spent five years analysing the reasons why some Continue Reading

Leadership lesson from the Royal family

Sometimes it is difficult to keep all the jewels in the crown. The lesson from the UK Royal family The royal family do not get enough credit for their strategic and management decisions skills. The current upheavals affecting them in the last few months have brought out the best in Continue Reading

“For the want of a nail….”Doing the little things

Life lesson from a poem The poem by Benjamin Franklin “ for the want of a nail….’ signifies the importance of doing little things. The want of a nail led to the a series of other events which eventually culminated in the loss of an empire. The full poem is Continue Reading

Past mistakes do not define you

More than 80% of adults want to start their own businesses, but only 5% of them actually make it to the starting block. This small group forms 95% of all companies and are classified as small to medium size companies. This means they have less than 50 employees. Unfortunately, more Continue Reading

The passion for life- the story of Sam Chui

For anyone interested in turning their hobbies into their work, no one is a better example than  Sam Chui. Sam is all about aviation and travel and many people have tried to copy the man, but very  few have succeeded. There are several reasons for this which includes Sam’s demeanour Continue Reading