A Lazy Approach to Business Can Work if Physical Laws Are Respected

While optimizing your potential for “hammock time” can be an admirable objective in today’s topsy-turvy world, many small business owners mistakenly slip into this slower-paced philosophy without attending to the tasks that will support this mode of behavior.  At some point in a new venture’s early development stage, luck and good timing can play a … Read more

Learning from past mistakes: How important are project reviews and reports in determining the success of future projects?

PRINCE2 project management has a number of Principles that are universal in their application. I view these as ‘generic critical success factors’ as if they were absent from the project, the project is likely to fail. There are seven Principles in PRINCE2 – two of which are: 1. Manage-by-Exception 2. Manage-by-Stages The second of this … Read more

Dealing With Debt

Debt is, quite literally, a four letter word. But does that mean we shouldn’t talk about it? On the contrary, it’s precisely the ability to sweep debt talk under the rug that allows so many people to spiral further into financial chaos. All of a sudden, they wake up and are tens of thousands of … Read more