Monthly Archives: February 2022

Want To Start Your Own Business? Take These 7 Steps!

It's the start of a new year and you have a great business idea! What are you going to do about it? It's got you really excited, so of course, you must decide to start your own business...be your own boss! You can do things better than where you're working now, you can focus on your own Vision and build the business to be your path to your Purpose! So, what do you need to know before you start the business? How do you get ready? Here are 7 steps you need to take in order to take a reasoned approach to how you start your business. (more…)...
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Choosing Your Advisors Carefully

How often have the smaller Indigenous organisation been in this experience: They are looking for an advisor and so they look around or they advertise, or someone approaches them because of what they are doing that has got into the news. The person they are in contact with looks "the goods". They talk well; they seem respectful; they give advice that seems carefully considered. In fact, some of that advice is pretty spot on. They gain the trust and confidence of the Board or of the people. Pretty soon, they're reliable to have around and they seem to be trustworthy. Soon they are employed, or they consult on an almost full-time basis, always appearing and smiling and helping. Then, one day, either they are gone along with all the money they were paid (or worse), or people realise that this person hasn't really helped them but in that time have got their grips into the organisation and have almost total control of it. (more…)...
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