The promises your business didn’t make

The promises your business didn’t make

In an earlier post I mentioned promises quite a bit. I wrote about the difference between being authentic and remaining authentic. Being authentic is concerned with creating, you create something that promises, remaining authentic is concerned with keeping promises. There is another layer to it that I mentioned briefly and this post will cover it. […]

The only significant word in business

The only significant word in business

The terms “USP” and “target market” can put people off. They make it sound like hard work. They communicate that in order for you and your business to be a success you need to be strong in your business knowledge and know all the terminology. So I prefer another word.

Why being different is better than being new

Why being different is better than being new

The idea that anything you can think of, any new innovation has already been thought of. However, when you are looking for a new business idea, product or service offering most of the time what you are in fact looking for is to be different.

How do you keep on growing in business?

How do you keep on growing in business?

To grow and maximise your potential you need to feel the pain of your challenges and not just follow someone else’s steps. Keep on growing in business by doing the difficult things.

How to handle rejection as an entrepreneur

How to handle rejection as an entrepreneur

Rejection is hard to take, setting up a business and offering part of something you created is a difficult thing in itself. What is the key thing you can doing to keep on going?

What’s on your box?

What’s on your box?

We don’t buy products based on what they have actually done, mostly we by them based on what we think they will do. We buy what is on the box.

The 1 thing you need to succeed with your business

The 1 thing you need to succeed with your business

I’ve spoken to a lot of startups recently; in fact I mentor quite a few. A trend I’ve noticed is that they are being pulled in many different directions. There are so many things to get done, and it’s difficult to know what to focus on. In and within all the running around, it’s easy […]

Be Courageous

Be Courageous

Fear is real, it’s natural, and it’s not a nice feeling. If we could remove it, we would. We respect and admire those that have overcome fear to achieve and inspire some of the greatest achievements in our history. Be it that of Rosa Parks and her refusal to give up her seat on the […]

Happy New Year from Tribethink!!!

Happy New Year from Tribethink!!!

I just wanted to wish you a Happy New Year and thank you for the continued support. It is still early days and we are yet to ‘hard launch’, but we are nonetheless grateful. 2014 is here and it’s our wish for you to experience both personal and business growth this year. We hope that […]

Make Your Small Business Stand Out in a Crowded Market

Make Your Small Business Stand Out in a Crowded Market

When you start a small business, it is often with an intention to grow it into a large company. However, you may fail in achieving such a goal if you operate in a crowded market and have to compete with other businesses that have been in operation for much longer. No matter how crowded a […]