Too many cooks spoil the broth. But only one right cook can prepare a delicacy. How can you find that right ‘cook’ for your business?
Are you one of those bosses you never wanted to be? Do your employees look up to you or look away from you? Are you somehow responsible for the poor performance of your staff?
We have seen the Nepali national cricket work as a team on the field. But there is some serious work (and fun too) that goes off the field to ensure that the players gel together.
The liquor industry has clients who are loyal to their brand. But how loyal are the people working for liquor companies to their own brands? Aditya Agrawal of Global Trading Concern has a few suggestions on making your employees embrace your brand.
As we are trying to map the first year of entrepreneurship, we couldn’t get near to doing a good job without including the basics of team building. So, here are a few things that some of the young entrepreneurs and the VenturePlus team have learned about building and working in a team.
Dr. Saathi brought the concept of franchise into the pharmacy business, bringing together the indispensable nature of the health sector and the reliability of franchise. But the million dollar idea hasn’t had it easy; a lot of lessons had to be learned before they could find their footing.
How do you deal with a newly hired employee? It could be your chance of making the best or the worst impression. But more than that, it could be your only chance of gaining his or her trust.
They come as you please but they leave as it pleases them. You might have a role in bringing them in, but what is your role in making them stay? Employee turnover is costly business. How do you retain your best employees?
Wow! Not one of those websites! Pop-ups everywhere and where is that noise coming from? Oh yes, the online games that I do not care about! Get me out of here.
Anything pleasantly strange adds more value to the day than the mundane. But find a weird object that adds value to your home and office, and you have stories to tell for years - some to your friends and some to absolute strangers.
Seeking help from the bank is a little intimidating for most of us. To the layman, the bank is a large organization with functions and services that sound very complicated. In truth, if you know how, one can easily use the bank’s services to one’s own benefit. Here is how.
Nepal has a booming comfort industry with growing urbanization and a spur of creating homes out of each house. We visit this industry and try to see the insides of beginning a comfort business and the challenges and opportunities that come with it.
SEALING THE DEAL WITH THE PERFECT PITCH. You have an idea that you can turn into a business. Selling the idea to make it a reality? Not as easy as you think. A few pointers here for getting started on convincing the people you need to get on your side.
Opening a business and running it smoothly usually requires years of experience and perseverance. While the latter is true in any case, the former has somehow managed to change over the years.
Our traditions are definitely older than us. If we look for reasons to follow them, our questions are rarely answered. A team however is making tremendous effort to change that.
In life, you can either love the present and leave the past or love the present and live the past.