Fund raising when money is tight

Fund raising when money is tight

Virtually every day Rodel is approached with a request to donate money to a cause or charity of some sort. I know too that this is true for thousands of other companies worldwide. And while most of the causes and charities are indeed very worthwhile, the reality is that we just can’t donate to them […]

Maximising your meetings

Maximising your meetings

Although it’s sometimes suggested that meetings are a thief of time and detrimental to doing successful business, I can’t agree. In fact I find meetings important business tools, not only as they reinforce and enhance relationships and social bonds but also because of the thinking that is stimulated, and the solutions, actionable ideas and ways […]

Heading for Success

Heading for Success

While some people seem born successful, for most of us it takes more than a little tweaking. I for one, am most certainly still learning! Seriously though, I’m not alone in being interested in what habits the seriously wealthy have and what common denominators they share. I was pleased when a friend recently sent me […]

Wining & Dining

Wining & Dining

Those who know me will know that making and keeping connections is a business strategy in which I firmly believe. And to swiftly explain that further, in case it sounds at all mercenary, I think it’s what I enjoy most about business – making connections, which 9 times out of 10, lead to genuine friendships. […]

Pressing Pause

Pressing Pause

There’s often talk about the proliferation of new technology and the increased rates of ADD in adults and children. And while a decisive answer to such a complex question is difficult, there is a lot of research that very strongly suggests that wireless handheld devices, iPods, cell phones, internet and too much TV are actually […]