When Talent Becomes a Gift…

We don’t get to choose our natural talents but we do get to choose what we do with those talents we’ve been given. Talent by itself is not enough. We have to first identify those not so obvious talents. Next we need to work toward improving upon our talents. But beware of those natural talents…the onesContinue reading “When Talent Becomes a Gift…”

The Greatest Asset in Your Business? – YOU!

In financial accounting, assets are economic resources. Anything tangible or intangible that is capable of being owned or controlled to produce value and that is held to have positive economic value is considered an asset. Tangible assets are physical, material and financial resources, such as: plant machinery office equipment and Intangible assets are valuable resourcesContinue reading “The Greatest Asset in Your Business? – YOU!”

The Last Remaining Competitive Advantage

Whenever the economy is volatile – businesses tighten their belts. This is a good thing. In better times there is a tendency to not look too hard at what is being spent. There’s more money to go around and many activities get the ‘ok’ from top management. When things are tight however, immediately the ‘luxury’Continue reading “The Last Remaining Competitive Advantage”

Why hindsight is ALWAYS 20-20

Today I had a first meeting with a potential customer. We all have a story to tell and as she painted her own picture, I saw many roads that brought her to this point where she was today – setting up business in Trinidad and Tobago. Then she paused and asked me a bit aboutContinue reading “Why hindsight is ALWAYS 20-20”