My friends, Brendan and Sally Palmer have been helping businesses in Zimbabwe and in the region for ages. They’ve invested a lot of time and money into learning how you can take the stress out of your business and give it wings to fly. They asked me to share this with you…
SABRE BUSINESS WORLD LIVE SEMINAR – 25 SECRETS TO BUSINESS SUCCESS – 22ND MARCH 2012, MEIKLES HOTEL, HARARE
This seminar teaches 25 key techniques and strategies to Continue reading
FROM FACEBOOK DISCUSSION: Problem is that most new businesses in Zimbabwe think of themselves as smaller versions of big businesses that already exist. By doing that, you’re forcing yourself to compete on the terms set by your already established, bigger, more well-known, better financed competitors. Bigger competitors are not impossible to beat, but you won’t do it by playing their game. You’ve got to think more strategically than that.
(You can see the full discussion on Facebook, but you must be logged in).
Hidden in the everyday common kiss, is a powerful business and career development secret, so important and powerful, that it could mean the difference between success or failure for your business.
Actually Kissing (deep, smooching type kissing) is quite disgusting when you think of it. Two people, (preferably a man and a women) lip lock and proceed to rub their tongues together whilst exchanging large amounts of saliva…arh! And yet, it’s highly disgusting nature hasn’t diminished it’s popularity one bit.
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Imakando Musho emailed me this morning in the heat of inspiration, with a post he felt you’d love to read. In it he answers the question of why so many businesses in Zimbabwe (and world-wide) fail. The timing was perfect because I’d just sat down to write something, but he saved me the effect. Here’s Imakando…
Everyday the news reports of major businesses that are closing shop or being placed under curator-ship. On an unnoticed level of the small business are even major shakeups and closings. Some would blame the economy, tough operating conditions, stringent budgets and growing general customer disinterest in their goods and services. However, the real reason why businesses fail is not because of these but because of one big word, Continue reading
As mentioned previously, there are many types of cleaning businesses you can start in Zimbabwe, but I thought I’d take a few minutes to outline a few to give you a better idea of how easy it is and what’s possible. Continue reading
If you’re one of my regular readers, then you’ve no doubt noticed that it’s been a little quiet lately, here’s why… We’re redesigning the site! No, not to make it pretty – I’m pumping this site full of steroids to … Continue reading
Zimbabwean newspapers are FULL of junk adverts, and this probably includes the ones you like. Spare 5 minutes to read this FULL post to find out how so and why this could be the best news you’ve heard all year…here’s why;
Doesn’t matter which newspaper you’re talking about, The Herald, The Fingaz, The Zimbabwean, Daily News, Friday Ads, Metro – all full of junk adverts. Junk because they don’t have a snowball’s chance in hell of EVER getting maximum marketing results for the people who pay so much for them.
It’s not the fault of the newspapers (although if I owned one, I’d do something about it) – the blame rests with incompetent advertising agencies and ignorant business people.
IN THIS POST
- The shocking truth about advertising agencies that makes most of them a big mistake to hire
- How most business people and marketing managers are conned by so-called marketing or advertising ‘experts’.
- 5 Secrets to designing your own super effective ads or making DARN SURE your agency gets it right Continue reading
Why Is She Wearing This Mini Skirt?
Those tight mini skirts that are so short they look more like belts than skirts… you’ve seen em right? Seriously: why do women wear them? For the same reason prostitutes on duty don’t wear Eskimo clothes!
Wondering what miniskirts have to do with your business? You mean you haven’t heard of the Mini Skirt Marketing Method? It’s old news in the prostitution industry! You probably also don’t know the following 5 marketing tips for quick and easy credibility for any business new or old – mini skirt style! Continue reading