Category Archive: Learning

Books, Books, Books


I am a voracious reader, especially when it comes to books on marketing and business. Inc magazine’s Nina Ojeda regularly asks top business leaders to give their favourites, and she has a list… Continue reading

Resources For African Entrepreneurs


Entrepreneur Club, a resource site for startups and SMMEs in Africa and the Middle East, has been launched by telecommunications giant Orange. The site is a repository of useful videos, advice and other… Continue reading

Conquering the Fear of Public Speaking


For many (if not most) people, public speaking is something to be avoided — psychologists say it ranks up there with death, moving house and divorce as one of the most stressful things… Continue reading

The Forbes SME Resource

by has gathered all its writings on starting, running and growing a small business (and that would include an SME) in one useful place on the site. Read insightful articles about disruption, gamification,… Continue reading

Why Failure Makes You Smarter


Jeff Stibel, a LinkedIn ‘influencer’ makes a study of failure in his regular postings. Here he looks at the science behind failure, and why it actually makes you smarter. Humans learn more from… Continue reading