Category: Business

Top Tips For Making Your Online Business Thrive

Technology has hugely evolved over the past ten years and continues to evolve throughout our day to day lives. Whereas technology used to be simply about gaming and computers, now it’s grown into so much […]

Analytical Guide: How does Robinhood Make Money?

Robinhood is a stock trading application that made its name by offering commission-free trades. Yes, it is a fintech company that let you trade stocks for free. So for this reason, Robinhood has been very […]

Next Industry Ripe Change

“Disruption” is a word that gets overused. But let’s not lose sight of the fact that shaking up entrenched, complacent industries can do a world of good. Mobile banking in Africa has bypassed traditional banks […]

Social Entrepreneurship: How to Harness Business to Make the World a Better Place

Some people start businesses to improve the quality of their life, others seek to work for themselves, and some simply see an opportunity in the market that they can’t resist. But sometimes the thing that tickles […]

Starting a new job is stressful. But what if there was a better way to do it?

By using the first day as a time for people to tap into their best selves — and not just fill out paperwork — companies could ease their stress and bring out their full potential, […]

7 Helpful Tips and Techniques for Pitching a Business Idea

In a world that fosters innovation and technology, new business ideas are gaining more attention from investors than ever before. Angel investors and venture capitalists invest in new businesses every day, even though they know […]

Ten Years of Going Full-Time With My Business

About ten years ago today, I left my day job. I was a full-time lecturer, but in early 2009 I decided to go full-time with my online business (which I built since 2006). I still […]

How to Negotiate Effectively: 11 Proven Tips

Like it or not, you need to negotiate in life. You might need to negotiate your salary, the selling of your property, or the buying of an item. In any case, knowing how to negotiate […]

12 Side Businesses You Can Earn Extra Money From

Even working a full-time job, it can seem almost impossible to make it from payday to payday without running out of money. Forget having money for any expected expenses, you’re just trying to cover your […]

Bad meetings drain time and energy — here are 6 ways to lead ones that engage and inspire

Steven Rogelberg, who studies meetings, shares 6 simple ways they can be improved. The next time you’re in a useless one, print this out afterwards and leave it on the chair of the person who […]