Tag Archives: Junglepreneur

A Driving Vision

Most businesses develop mission and vision statements to support their corporate endeavors. However, too often the business vision is stuck on a plaque, on the wall and forgotten. Whereas a true vision can provide many opportunities for growth within a company and can provide a driving focus through tough times. The purpose of the vision is to keep the leadership, …

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Commitment and Diligence

Starting a business or a project may often be a huge or daunting task with so many t’s to be crossed and I’s to be dotted. Here is a short guide with guiding information necessary to achieve progress in this area. A business or project requires personal willingness and commitment as real physical and mental action is in necessary in …

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Research and Planning

Some research and planning will be required regarding the business venture or vision. Junglepreneurs need to invest time researching on what is available about the idea behind the intended business or project. A starting point is talking to others who have been in the same line of business before you as they have gone through the experience curve and can …

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I saw a street trader …

I saw a street trader struggling to sell his items on a West African road. My mind then flicked to other shopping scenes I had seen on the high street shops of Europe, the gold souk markets of Dubai and in the vast underground shopping malls of Montreal. There were similarities with all these traders as they were all just …

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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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The Business Plan

After carrying out the necessary research it will be very useful to spend time writing a realistic business plan.  The business plan need not be too detailed for starters but it must be a realistic one. It should include details about the purpose of the business, financial management and strategic plans. A very important part of a business plan is …

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Money In Tough Terrains

Even in the dry desert there is money to be made so no matter how rough or tough the terrain turf is, one can make good money if the know how is there. So how does one do this? First the money to be made all around and it is closer than we think. It starts by taking closer notice …

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Get Advice

It will be useful to seek advice from business professionals before commencing the business or project. For instance, discussing with a lawyer or solicitor may provide you with useful advice concerning the intended business area and the best form of company registration to go for. Discussing with accountants should also help you get guidance concerning financial and tax regulations in …

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Spending Patterns

After knowing the income source of the city or country the next step is to identify when, how and where the government will spends its money. The reason for interest in government spending is that in most countries or cities, the government is the biggest spender. They are also often the biggest employer and so it is important to know …

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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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Jungle-like Business Terrains

Let us consider further what we are likely to find in the jungle and in the business terrain. In the jungle you have all kinds of species and situations which exist there and play a vital role. These range from; herbivores, carnivores, prey, predators, flowers, fruits, birds of prey, birds of paradise, lovely butterflies, rivers, streams, trees, forests, flora, fauna, …

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The way The Junglepreneur is written is very engaging

I have heard about the junglepreneur and this is one business book I’m looking forward to reading. G.A, UK. The way the junglepreneur is written is very engaging. It is like interesting stories being told into your ear. The personal story about the author at the beginning of the book really hits the spot and gives insight into what inspired …

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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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Taming Tough Terrains

Taming tough business terrains requires special traits and characteristics which are embodied in the Junglepreneur and some of these include willpower, discipline and adaptability. Willpower: is the ability to maximise your decision-making ability by utilising your inner strength to take action in a desired direction. Willpower is necessary to overcome obstacles, achieving discipline, goals and objectives. Willpower is what is …

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People Patterns

Next there is the need to know how majority of the people in the city or country earn their own income. It is also important to know what the people in that city and country spend their money on, how do they spend it, when do they spend it and their purchasing power. In doing this it is important to …

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Business Registration

After seeking advice from business professionals, the next step is to register the business or project with the government agencies in your terrain. It is important to be aware of the responsibilities for registering a business or project in your terrain before you register it. In most terrains, the responsibilities attached to running a company or project require high commitment …

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