Survival Kit

Evolutions in Global Business, Why Junglepreneurship is Needed – Part 3

In the new business terrain it is argued that Junglepreneurship and the new law of survival will play significant roles. Reason is that part of the new mindset required to cope in this environment will also be the application of this new law of survival. Based on the Junglepreneurship interpretation, the new law of survival is not just about survival …

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Evolutions in Global Business, Why Junglepreneurship is Needed – Part 2

With the ongoing massive shift in business, global leaders have realized that one of the ways to achieve and sustain international economic recovery is to boost the development of huge numbers of fresh small and medium enterprises. There is the need for new businesspeople to enter the market with innovations. So in the coming years it is expected that there …

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Evolutions in Global Business, Why Junglepreneurship is Needed – Part 1

The global financial crisis of 2008 has come and gone or has it? Many years after the crisis, there appears to be recovery in some economies, confidence also seems to be gradually returning to the global markets yet the business terrain remains very sensitive and affected still. A large number of governments, markets, and institutions are still experiencing significant spill-over …

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The Junglepreneur 70% Rule

As a Junglepreneur, upon waking up every day, your personality traits have to be dependable enough to enable you to survive and thrive in the tough business terrains. In many instances, these Junglepreneurship traits have a life-and-death meaning to the economic prosperity and even the physical survival of the Junglepreneur. So plan to acquire or hone your traits to derive …

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Valuing Your Own Time

Concerning the value of time it was Jim Rohn the internationally acclaimed public speaker and business mentor that said “Time is more valuable than money. You can get more money, but you cannot get more time”. Based on this statement by Jim, we can postulate that over time, the time value of time is very high. Since one cannot get …

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Giri – The Japanese Secret to Relationship Building

In the business jungle, the Junglepreneur should usually have a team of people that work for the business or project. If you do then it is vital to also invest in their training and development and keep them well motivated as required. As part of this team there will however be some few key people who are always there for the …

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How to Handle Business Pressure

Handling business affairs in the present fast paced world can bring pressures on work and personal life. Business induced pressures can be upsetting and also have bad side effects on your health if not dealt with properly. Learning how to handle this is therefore important to your success as a business person. Here are five tactics for dealing with business …

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Marketing in the Year Ahead

In the year 2015 which is just around the corner, it is no longer a question of whether you should invest in internet marketing or not. While new marketing models are under innovation and dozens have already depleted, there is no doubt about the fact that internet marketing definitely can be the game changer for a business, no matter how …

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Rumble In The Jungle – Managing In Tough Business Times

Junglepreneurs by nature of the tough terrains they operate in will face rumbles in the jungle or tough business periods quite often. The good news is that often the Junglepreneur comes out on top, however it is important to bear in mind a few things to do when the rumbles occur. In this regard it is important to note that …

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Setting HARD Goals

The science of setting goals has developed considerably in the last ten years through multiple psychological studies around business management, goal setting and psychology. The SMART goal framework although not entirely discounted has found competition, next to the HARD system of setting goals. The main reasons why this is the case is because of the findings of multiple studies in …

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The Art of Surviving

The Art of Surviving. Most businesses start to panic when the economy dips and recession fears settle in. The global financial crises of 2008-09 still hampers economic development today and businesses need to be aware of how to overcome these challenges through proper goal setting procedures. The act of surviving a global economic decline has provided great insights from businesses …

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Cost Saving for New Business Owners

Cost saving for new business owners. According to statistics, more than 1,000,000 businesses sprout up every month just in the United States and Europe alone. While they all share the same vision and aim, many of them fail to make it past the 5th year. They may be doing everything according to the book; yet they fall victim to the …

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Factors that make Risk Management Vital for Businesses

Business risk management is a process that enterprises employ to manage risk. This is done by assessing the situation and devising response strategies that would minimize the damage caused. The concept of risk management starts with the identification of the various kinds of risk, then taking steps to minimize the risks and finally monitoring the effectiveness of these steps. Therefore, …

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Understanding Risk Management in Business

With the increasing fluctuations in today’s economy, investing money involves a huge amount of risk. There is no denying in the fact that every new business venture involves some element of risk which you must know how to handle. Talking about business, whatever its nature is, you must take very efficient steps on how to manage and eliminate those risks. …

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Making Effective Business Plans for Success

If you are starting a new project, then it is essential to make an effective business plan to get fruitful results. It is rightly said that if you fail to plan, then you plan to fail. So, it is essential to come out with a detailed plan so as to cross each milestone and attain business goals efficiently. What are …

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Knowing how to Handle Your Business Tactfully

The challenge with growing your business successfully begins from the moment when you decide to start up the business. The various steps involved in taking your business to different levels of growth can be tough and challenging. However the skill of a business owner lies in knowing how to tackle the challenges in the right way and overcomes all obstacles. …

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Your Compass

The worst thing that can happen in the jungle or anywhere for that matter is not to know which direction to go as one will soon get lost. However having a compass and knowing how to use it alongside understanding the movements of the elementals like the Sun and the Moon, will help to map out where one is located …

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Focus

The business jungle can be a noisy place with many things calling for immediate attention. It is a place with many actors and scenarios all making a show of their prowess and abilities. It is very easy to lose sight of goals and be mesmerised, drawn in, or even overwhelmed by the successes and seeming infinite abilities of others. It …

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Excellence

Excellence is ensuring one puts all the personal ability, skills, talents, and intellect into every task that is required in the pursuit of the vision.  It is also said that excellence results from putting all of one’s heart, mind and soul into every act no matter how inconsequential the act may seem. Doing this will result not just in excellence …

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Time Management

Surviving in tough terrains requires time management skills. The ability to manage all the activities that need to be done in the given space of time is actually time management. Managing time itself is not possible since time cannot be controlled but just ticks away, therefore the focus of managing time should be on the activities we use time for. …

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