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Business Metrics

“You get what you measure. Measure the wrong thing and you get the wrong behaviours.” – John H. Lingle We have mentioned severally in other posts that business entails handling a lot of details. Furthermore, the typical entrepreneur and his managers are constantly receiving massive amounts of information on a daily basis.

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Staffing

“I Am Convinced That Nothing We Do Is More Important Than Hiring And Developing People. At The End Of The Day You Bet On People, Not On Strategies.”– Lawrence Bossidy For an entrepreneur wishing to start or grow his existing business, he should realise that no resource is as critical

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Customer Service

We have just posted on the importance of selling in the success of any business venture. I want to now discuss an extension of that: Customer Service. My experience is that most budding entrepreneurs and those seeking to grow their businesses do not recognise the importance of excellent customer service

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Start Selling

Every function is important in business. From your supply chain management to production; from personnel management to finance and administration; from design and engineering to marketing, etc. You simply can not take any function for granted. As the saying goes, ‘a chain is only as strong as its weakest link’.

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Start Right!

Here, we presuppose that you have already developed your business plan, raised the funds you require, employed the first set of your staff, bought or rented your office space and installed your equipment. Tomorrow you will open for business at 9am. You need to recheck the following tonight and be

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Tony Elumelu Foundation selects Inaugural 1,000 participants for $100M Entrepreneurship Programme

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World of Business – Warren Buffett

“I always knew I was going to be rich. I don’t think I ever doubted it for a minute. ” – Warren Buffett I am writing about Warren Buffett not so much because he has been among the top five richest men in the world consistently for several years, but

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