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Why the CIO should not be seen as a strategic partner

Why the CIO should not be seen as a strategic partner

The conventional wisdom in the world of IT is that the CIO should be a legitimate path to the real power seats (COO or...
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This One Simple Survey Question can Drive Massive Growth

Wondering how to drive massive growth? Your solution may be through one simple survey question. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KPpenOnwuxY Aamir Noorani has found such method. Noorani is the Chief...
How to connect with your Mobile Market and sell more stuff

How to connect with your Mobile Market and sell more stuff

Which one of the pictures, above, does your website resemble? If it’s the first or second, you could be losing a ton of money...

New lives, new spaces

It’s time to redesign the spaces where we live and work Over the past 30 years, globalization and the rise of digital technology have upended...
Future of Banking

The Future of Banking

Be it the macroeconomy, geopolitics or technological changes, we are living in a world of radical uncertainty. Not only do we have to grapple...
Ways To Turn Your Lifestyle Into A Business

Ways To Turn Your Lifestyle Into A Business

Some of the most well-known and celebrated names in American business aren’t even businesses. They’re people: Kenneth Cole. Kim Kardashian. Oprah. These people have...
What Stock Investors Need to Know, and Why

What Stock Investors Need to Know, and Why

Global markets have done great so far in 2017. Are the gains sustainable? With attractive returns such as haven't been seen for quite a few...

8 Reasons Leadership Means Selling

I was recently presented with an interesting challenge. In a more or less routine process of regular performance evaluation I found myself in strong...

This is what it takes to succeed as a summer intern

Nearly a decade ago, when I was working out of my firm's Shanghai office, a college student from the US joined my team for...
Top 5 Personality Traits Investors Look for in an Entrepreneur

Top 5 Personality Traits Investors Look for in an Entrepreneur

People often ask me what kind of personality traits successful entrepreneurs possess? I've always maintained a mental list, based on my observations over years of...
50 Ideas for a Lucrative Side Hustle

50 Ideas for a Lucrative Side Hustle

If you're looking for ways you can earn a few extra bucks with a side hustle, you'd likely encounter hundreds of strategies for make...
The 5 Daily Essentials for Building a Successful Online Business

The 5 Daily Essentials for Building a Successful Online Business

When you look at the statistics of how many people log onto the Internet or social media, you get excited. Never has there been...
business success

Blinded by the Light? Engineering your network for business success without...

In the digitally re-mastered economy, the demand for network speed, capacity and resilience is heading in only one direction: faster, higher, stronger. Building a...
Mind-expanding digital apps to help you do more of what matters

Mind-expanding digital apps to help you do more of what matters

Once upon a time on a Reddit thread, someone posed the question, if a person from 50 years ago stepped into a time machine and...
Companies are bought

“Companies are bought, [because they are] sold”

Every entrepreneur hopes that if they build it, someday someone will come knocking at their door with a large check. But what does it...
How to Give a Great Speech

Little Moments, or How to Give a Great Speech

I was supposed to give a presentation at the GuruFocus conference in Omaha, a day before Berkshire Hathaway annual meeting. I was more nervous...
How to Re-Enter the Job Market and Kick Ass

How to Re-Enter the Job Market and Kick Ass

If you were on the job market during the great recession, I don't blame you if you're a little risk averse when it comes...
6 Must-Read Books for Aspiring Entrepreneurs

6 Must-Read Books for Aspiring Entrepreneurs

It is quite a well-known fact that most successful people tend to read a lot. And it is not just out of habit, successful...
How Employee Cross-Training Can Benefit Your Business

How Employee Cross-Training Can Benefit Your Business

Employers should do their best to maximize the investment that they make in each of their workers. One way to do this is to...
WORLD OF AFRICAN FASHION: MEETING THE DESIGNER

WORLD OF AFRICAN FASHION: MEETING THE DESIGNER

African fashion is an excellent way to promote African creativity- separating the wheat from the chaff. It’s a means of art and communication to...
Running Your Business from a Smartphone

Running Your Business from a Smartphone

If you know somebody who doesn’t own a mobile phone, it’s safe to say you’re part of a very exclusive club. From playing games...
Talking about people and teams..

Talking about people and teams..

We could all try and identify who conjured up the phrase "People are our most important asset’’ unfortunately, it has become most irrelevant these...
The Dark Side

The Dark Side..

Understanding the Dark Side of leadership could be of tremendous help & assistance to all team leaders and/or team members involved. The dark side of...
This guy made a million dollars as a travel blogger

This guy made a million dollars as a travel blogger

There can't be many full-time bloggers in the world who employ wealth managers. Johnny Ward, a 32-year-old Irishman intent on "living life with passion," is...
7 Reasons Why Your LinkedIn Profile Does Not Get Views

7 Reasons Why Your LinkedIn Profile Does Not Get Views

25 million LinkedIn profiles are viewed every day, one in three professionals on the planet are on LinkedIn and 2 new users join every...
How to Write Content

How to Write Content that Gets Over 100,000 Views (a Formula...

What if I told you that there’s a formula that you can use to repeatedly write an article that gets 100,000 views, or more?...

BUHARISM, BUHARITICS AND BUHARICONOMY: ASSESSMENTS OF PMB 365 DAYS IN OFFICE

Without doubt, President Muhamadu Buhari (PMB) ascended office as the President of Nigeria, the largest black nation in the world and the powerhouse of...

7 key traits it takes to be a ‘multi-preneur’

As an executive coach working with innovators and influencers, I’ve been engaged by several multi-preneurs over the years. Each time I’ve been fascinated with...

Putting Your Creativity to Work for You

Your creativity can serve you and your business. When tricky scenarios start to play in your head, remake the movie to guide you to...

Top 5 Things You Didn’t Know about Working from Home

To tell you the truth, I am entirely happy with having been a home-based businesswoman for about eight years now. Increasingly, more women are...

5 Basic Things You Must Know Before Starting A Home Business

These are the basic things that must be considered before going into home/online business. Adequate care about them will result in successful startup of...

Talent Management – How Smart Leaders do it differently?

Learn the best practices of employers in modern work world to keep their workforce engaged. Find out the challenges followed by solutions that employers experience while retaining...

5 Ways To Improve B2B Customer Retention

Business customers are few in number so one should do their best to hold on to them. Each and every one of them is...

How to prevent someone from stealing your ideas

One day, a colleague of mine, Leigh Fazzina, and I were talking about a topic which, at one point or another, many people in...

HRD or HBRD..

Those of you, who have kindly followed my work, have already read aspects and views related to people involvement. So far, what I have...

6 Characteristics of Relationships and How to Maintain Them

The article discusses the nature and characteristics of relationships (both personal and professional) and suggests ways to maintain a healthy relationship. When two persons enter...

5 Ways to get Business Leads

If you are a SDR, you need to keep generating X number of prospects and leads every month. Now how you can generate business...

Save Your Hard Earned Money with Online Shopping Portals

The New Year has started and well, what are we talking about? It’s been an entire month since this year kicked in. Since the...

Wat Failure Really Means For Your Success And Purpose In Life

There's a lot of information on the web today written by well meaning teachers which implies that failure is something bad but you just...

5 Crucial Blogging Mistake Newbies Should Avoid

Newbies are the bloodline to the blogging community. Without them, internet is a place of ghosts. This article focus towards the mistakes these newbies...

The 7 Habits of Highly Impactful People

Cultivating great impact habits boosts your positive influence, as well as your business’ financial success. This first habit focuses on what you really value. You...

Does An Increase Of Money Decrease Stress and Worry?

How many times did you think or hear someone say that they will stop being stressed they day they solve their money issues? It's...

Going To Study Abroad? Learn How To Save On Your Stay

If you decline your brilliant study-abroad opportunities only because of high costs, it`s a bad idea. After all, there is a large variety of...

A Happiness Formula in 10 Easy Steps

Happiness is the happiest state of mind. Some people believe in a bright future. They think positively and life leads to Love. They are...

Finding happiness without seeking

Mostly we look for happiness in the outside world. What we do not know is that it lies inside us. In our own mind...

How To Enhance Your Intuition Capacity To Maximize Moments Of Opportunity

Steve Jobs attributed much of his success to his ability to follow his own “inner knowing”, even when analysts and “experts” disagreed. He was...

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How To Turn Visitors Into Customers Through Blogging

How To Turn Visitors Into Customers Through Blogging

According to 82% of marketers, blogging receives a positive ROI. I remember when I used to blog to promote a product, without actually generating any...
How to Reduce Your Words and Increase Your Impact

How to Reduce Your Words and Increase Your Impact

Have you ever experienced death by PowerPoint?  How about your boss asking you to read the endless business plan? We’ve all been there.  A well-intentioned...

Google ‘Plastic’ – really realer than real? Get real

Virtual Reality is so last year. Who says? Google do. They have just rewritten the rule book by launching the World's first 'actual reality' headset called...
DSLR Cameras

Best DSLR Cameras Under 300 Dollars

The days when high-quality photography was feasible only for high-end cameras that cost a fortune are getting behind us. Today, you can buy a...

Proper Ways to Expand Your One-Man Business

Some businesses require a lot of employees in order to exist, while services like plumbing can be easily pulled off even if you are...