11 April 2017
7 Tech-Free Ways to Trump the Electronics Ban

Professionals worldwide are shuddering at the thought of being stripped of their laptop for a +13 hour flight. The infamous electronics ban, enforced when travelling from select countries to America, appears to have all but blocked the business productivity most of us rely on in-flight. Though the ban is scheduled to cease October ‘17, what […]

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7 Tech-Free Ways to Trump the Electronics Ban
20 December 2016
MENA Entrepreneur: Are you running at full speed just to stay in place?
Part Two

In the last post, I touched on ways to get off your hamster wheel. And as this long year draws to a close, here are two more tips to get yourself shooting forward in the new year.   Differentiate between ‘busy’ and ‘productive’ The first, and perhaps most important thing to do is distinguish between what is […]

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MENA Entrepreneur: Are you running at full speed just to stay in place?
07 December 2016
MENA Entrepreneur: Are you running at full speed just to stay in place?
Part One

It’s a feeling most entrepreneurs and senior managers can easily relate to: Exhaustion from the effort of just trying to keep up.  No growth, no new initiatives, no new business ideas… no time. As one client explained when we first met: It’s working non-stop the whole year to make sure we don’t end up worse […]

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MENA Entrepreneur: Are you running at full speed just to stay in place?
01 August 2016
Time: The Most Valuable Commodity in Your Business
And you can't buy, steal or make more of it.

Robert Kiyosaki, in his book Cashflow Quadrant, said: The difference between rich and poor people is how they make use of their free time. Time is the one thing that every person in the world consumes and utilizes at exactly the the same rate. No person has more hours in a day than any other, […]

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Time: The Most Valuable Commodity in Your Business
25 July 2016
Time Management Tips for Small Business Owners
Delegate, Relegate, Abdicate

The typical business journey starts with one person – or a few people – doing everything in the business. While the total number of customers is equal or less than the total number of owners, the workload is usually manageable. Then the business starts to pick up, and there is more work to do. The […]

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Time Management Tips for Small Business Owners