Women in Leadership

Women in Leadership

Have you ever been standing in line patiently waiting for the till, and your senses are suddenly bombarded with the flashy headlines from the magazine rack? ‘How to be a career woman’, ‘become the ultimate boss lady’ or ‘step up into his shoes’ has been boldly paired with an image of a woman in a […]

Leadership Skills Every Business Owner Should Have

Establishing a business takes tenacity, creativity, and determination. When it comes to leading a company, you need a different set of characteristics to ensure a prosperous and healthy working environment.  Without effective leadership, all other aspects of the business will deteriorate. A strong business leader will make sure that productivity is maximised and that the […]

How diversity makes teams more innovative

Diversity in the workplace

Creating something new whether it be a new idea or concept is by definition creativity. Innovation is using this creativity to change or enhance processes, people, teams or organizations. Innovation and Creativity Most businesses these days are all going through or facing change. An ever-changing global marketplace is a driving force behind these changes. With […]

Business Management: The Complete Guide to Organisational Leadership

What is Business Management and Leadership? Business management is the process of dealing with the administration of any sort of organisation. It involves overseeing, monitoring, and supervising a team in tasks to ensure that the business is running smoothly. Fundamentally, business management is the individual within a company who is responsible for running the business […]

What are the five leadership styles?

Not all leaders are created equal. Each business has different requirements and effective business management need varying leadership qualities to ensure success. There are five different leadership styles that entrepreneurs and managers usually use. It is important for any aspiring leader to know the different styles in order to identify their own, or to be […]

The benefits of business management

Table with business work

Think of any successful business. What you see behind the face of achievement is a hard-working team using well-developed structures to ensure the most efficient and favourable results possible. All the cogs are in place, tasks are running smoothly, and the system is sustainable. Business management exists to keep the cogs running or to adjust […]

What is leadership in business?

How does a business maintain its vision? Through good leadership. Effective leadership in business management helps with goal achievement and ensures productivity. Leaders make sure that everyone’s roles are clearly defined while meeting business objectives. What is leadership? The term ‘leadership’ means something different to everyone. For some, it conjures up images of a political […]

What you need to know when leading a business

Business woman at table

International Women’s Day is on a Friday this year. It cannot be a coincidence that it’s on Friday, which is arguably the best day of the week. Well, it could be coincidence since it’s really just the way the calendar works. Irrespective of serendipity, though, it is fitting that the day to honour women happens […]

Effective decision making as a business manager

decision making like a game of chess.

The good the bad and the ugly of effective decision making. As a business manager, you will be faced with difficult decisions every day. Effective decision making is vital to the business’s objectives. You need to learn good decision-making skills, which can be difficult to implement at the best of times, as you are constantly […]