Category: Productivity

5 Ways to Improve Employee Morale and Business Productivity

We are often told that maintaining employee morale is crucial to running a productive and successful business. But we don’t hear as much about what actually reduces employee morale, and how to raise it again. Let’s take a look at some of the most common reasons…

7 Ways To Effectively Kick Your Email Addiction

  Emails will always be right there at the top of the list whenever we want to list out important and effective business tools. I cannot even begin to imagine what our lives would be like without it. We would still have to be sending hand…

8 Ways You Can Effectively Use Instagram For Business

The social media is now so big; it’s actually beginning to make the biggest statement on the 21st century lifestyle. In fact research has it that more than half of the world’s total population connects via social media sites. Yes, the world has indeed become a…

7 Ways Phenomenal Entrepreneurs Respond to Business Crisis

Crisis Management, simply put is the process of dealing with situations or circumstances that have the potential of causing harm, is causing harm, or have caused harm. That’s a general definition. A more specific definition for a business will take into cognizance the effect of the…

6 Sales Lessons I Learnt From Brian Tracy for a Successful Sales Career

Brian Tracy’s story inspired me before I started my first business, and will continue to inspire me. After dropping out of school, working at so many menial jobs, travelling round America, and enduring being broke, the sales guru emerged successful. His story is that of going…

How to Create A Powerful Startup Mission Statement

The debate over the importance of a mission statement for businesses has been going on for a long time. The answer to this debate lies not in the importance or irrelevance of the mission statement. But in a right understanding of what exactly a mission statement…

9 Non-Negotiable Reasons Every Entrepreneur Should Join a Mastermind Group

  You need to join a mastermind group! You should have even done it yesterday. Yes, time is running out. You want to know why you should join a mastermind group? Fine, I will tell you. But let me ask, have you ever found yourself in…

6 Daily Routines for Success in Your Startup

Credit “You will never change your life until you change something you do daily. The secret to your success is found in your daily routine”. So says John Maxwell. This is fine in a general sense, but does it apply to your business as well? Your…

8 Apps Tech Savvy Entrepreneurs Use To Achieve Their Goals Faster

Are you among the tech savvy entrepreneurs? Do you use your smart phone most of the time? What if I tell you that there are apps that can help you achieve your goals faster? You see, as an entrepreneur I understand that time is money. And…

10 Ways to Manage your Emails for Greater Productivity

If you have never opened your mail box and seen 300 unread messages, then maybe you will not identify readily with the need for this piece. But if you are like me and have struggled with managing an email overload and with tracking down vital mails……