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Few small business owners enter the realm of upper management without ambitions for bigger and better things. After all, we wouldn’t be capitalists if we didn’t want to get the most from our company. However, success can prove as difficult to manage in business as failure. Indeed, plenty of businesses thrive at the local level, but misstep horribly when looking to expand or relocate their company. The good news is, there are measures you can take to ensure that when the time comes to expand, you do so with alacrity and grace. Just remember to follow everything on this checklist…

It would be nice to believe that there is one perfect and fail-safe method of managing multiple projects. However, we all know that there is no such thing as perfection when it comes to management. Yes, even the tried-and-true practices of project portfolio management need fine-tuning and tweaking. Regardless of the size of your organization, the people you have working with you, and your commitment to organizational goals – there will be times when it seems that your approach to project portfolio management is not working. Don’t despair, you’re not alone with these struggles. While we can’t tell you how…

Are you a business owner who is keen on taking your business to the next level? First, you will need to get the necessary steps right. In this article, we share some tips from experts who have successfully scaled and expanded their own companies. Admittedly, it is not going to be as easy as it sounds, but with vision, commitment, perseverance and other quality leadership attributes, you should succeed. Say, you have just started a business, you want to enter new markets and attract bigger mandates. Scalability is the ability of your company to grow. To explain further, scalability is…

  For the young entrepreneur who has never worked in the restaurant business before, planning to open a restaurant can be a daunting but exciting project. There are many things to consider such as the ambience, music, restaurant table tops, wall art and other décor, and it not only requires an overall vision but also an eye for detail and a lot of practical planning. For a restaurant to function well it needs to operate like a well-oiled machine, while the diner is unaware of what is going on behind the scenes. How do you begin to plan a restaurant?…

It would be an understatement to say that the internet has changed the way we do business – but we are not just talking e-shops or social media presence any more. These days you can use the interconnectivity of Web 2.0 in order to pool together resources – be it expertise, time, information, or money – from a ‘crowd’ or group of individuals across the globe, united towards a common goal. This practice of mass mobilisation to collectively contribute to a project is called crowdsourcing – and can prove very useful in various stages of a business cycle. In fact,…