12 Personal Branding Mistakes to Avoid Consumers, now more than ever, feel they need a stronger connection with the companies they engage with. Personal branding and how you represent your business are vital considerations in today’s market. How you come across and are perceived are more important than just a logo and a tag line.
Your Business Case (Plan) is as Vital as Death and Taxes Your Business Case (Plan) is as Important as Death and Taxes. So… You are ready to start a new venture but are contemplating whether you need a Business Case (Plan). Perhaps one of your friends advised you to write one but you are wondering
16 Reasons to Write a Startup Business Plan in 2021 According to a recent article by Harvard Business Review, entrepreneurs who write startup business plans are more likely to succeed. It is crucially important to synchronise the writing of your business plan with other key startup activities. A startup business plan is a good idea
What is the Relevance of Business Plans today? Entrepreneurs who are starting a new business often wonder, “Do I really need a business plan? Is writing business plans really the best use of my time?” The answer to these questions is almost always, Yes! Business Plans are an integral part of starting a new business.
Your Guide to Finding the Right Business Plan Writer. Writing a business plan is time-consuming, but it’s essential if you want to have a successful business that’s going to survive the startup phase. If your business doesn’t have one, maybe it’s time to start writing it. The process of writing a business plan can do
Finding a Business Plan Consultant in South Africa. They range from fly-by-nights that want to make a quick Rand to reputable entities that write Business Plans for a living. Everyone knows the saying that there are only two things of which we are certain in life: “In this world nothing is certain but death and
The Pros and Cons of Business Planning. Business Planning is an integral part of the business world. One of the hallmarks of a proper Business Plan prepared by a world-class Business Plan Company is being open to strategic recommendations and critique. Any reputable Business Plan Consultant will provide you with factual and informed recommendations on
Business Plan Writing 2.0. A new approach to Business Plan Writing… Lately, I’ve been rethinking Business Plans. Rethinking the role of a Business Plan Writer. On the one hand – in the consulting, finance, investor and academic world – what is meant by a Business Plan is a fairly comprehensive research project. It includes a
The failure of new and existing South African businesses is a topic that has been discussed and debated for years. According to a study by The Small Enterprise Development Agency (SEDA: 2007), a subsidiary of The Department of Trade and Industry, South Africa has one of the highest failure rates of new SMEs in the
As a small business, you have dreams of taking the world by storm. But, without stating the obvious, not all companies will become the next Facebook, Apple or Naspers. Product companies like Apple are super cool; they keep their loyal supporters on the edge of their seats in anticipation of the next new, innovative product. Service
So you are ready to start your own business? You’ve brainstormed your business idea, spoken to friends and family about your plans and are ready to leave your full time job to work for yourself and start realising your dreams. So, having read numerous books, blogs and articles on entrepreneurship you are standing on the
Okay. So you have a great idea for a new business. Maybe you’ve even invented something that’s extremely mind-blowing and life-changing! Now it’s time to make sure you have all your bases covered so you can get started attracting customers and making money! Logo Designed – Check! Website Built – Check! Social Media Pages Up and Running – Check!