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Tips for Selecting a Business Partner

We know that the people we work with are significant because we spend nearly half of our waking hours with them. That makes choosing the right business partner that much more difficult. If it were as simple as hiring someone who possesses specific skills, interviews...

Are You a Social Entrepreneur?

Changing the world isn’t easy. To create a lasting impact, one must embrace innovation and risk. For social entrepreneurs, the prospect of helping those in need or addressing some social issue is often more appealing than simply spinning a profit. Whether or not you...

What You Need to Know About Starting a Business in Canada

The idea of starting a business can be a bit overwhelming, especially when contemplating the start of that business in a country outside of your home. But with the right research, knowledge, and the business how-to, starting a business in another country can be easy...

Intrapreneur or Entrepreneur: What’s the Difference?

Entrepreneurship is an extremely popular topic, with courses taught at universities, and as of 2016, the entrepreneurship activity is at higher levels since before the Great Recession. What’s more, business survival rates reached a three-decade high of 48.7 percent,...

Why Leadership Development Programs Fail

Recent research studies show that some of the largest corporations in developed countries spend more than $14 billion in the process of trying to develop future leaders. However, there is no crop of new leaders coming to take over from the already old and experienced...

Essential Tips for Retaining Top Employees

Attracting and keeping talented employees has proved to be a nightmare for many organizations in the industry. Some of the gifted workers have a feeling of self-entitlement and will move out of the company at the slightest provocation because they are sure they will...

Top Entrepreneurship Books to Read in 2018

Today, more people than ever are quitting the nine-to-five way of working and are turning towards beating their own drum. Entrepreneurship is a short-term work investment that afterward reaps the harvest in the long term. People who have experience in the field have...

Understanding The Four Types of Entrepreneurship

Not all entrepreneurs are the same. And the failure to understand that can cause major headaches for anyone who wants to start and scale any sized business. Below are the four types of entrepreneurship models that any enterprising business leader needs to understand....

Characteristics of A Successful Entrepreneur

Passionate and Motivated Many qualities determine the success of an entrepreneur. However, passion and motivation are perhaps the most important. These qualities act as a push that drives an entrepreneur to achieve his/her goals.  2. Risk Taker An entrepreneur should...

3 Reasons Why Business Ethics is Essential to Your Company

In the business world, there is a lot of emphasis on results and not always much focus on ethics. However, ethics are extremely important in the business world. Running your company with integrity is a great way to inspire your employees and encourage others to work...