An employer is a person or other legal entity that controls and directs the actions of another person, called a worker or employee under an express or implied contract of employment and pays (or is obligated to pay) him or her salary or wages in compensation. The employer has duties […]
Balogun is a banker approaching his 55th birthday. After a 30 year career as a banker, and seeing several people make their fortunes in real estate, he has decided to become a real estate investor. His plan is to invest in underpriced property, with the objective of renovating the buildings […]
By Daniel Doktori and Sarah Reed (culled From hbr.org) It’s a startup shibboleth that entrepreneurship and formal education don’t mix. For icons such as Mark Zuckerberg and Bill Gates, so goes the lore, finishing a bachelor’s degree would have only stifled the creativity that fueled their companies to stratospheric success. PayPal […]
James is the CEO of HOC Global Logistics, a company which provides shipping solutions to large organisations. Having become tired of leasing cargo ships from large vessel owners, the company desires to purchase its own ships which they can use and also lease to 3rd parties. James approaches Lakeside Bank […]
Jacob runs a travel agency which caters primarily to individuals seeking overseas admission. After running the company alone for a few months, Jacob hired Lucia to work in an administrative support role. A few months down the line, Jacob feels frustrated because Lucia has not been performing to his expectations. […]
Donald owns a golf course business run through a company called Great Ltd. The business is performing poorly and there are significantly fewer customers than last year. Donald takes the view that this is the fault of his employees. He decides he will ‘make the business great again’ by firing […]
Many entrepreneurs put off hiring business lawyers until they get in trouble. Learn the benefits of hiring a good business lawyers and what to look for in a business lawyer.
Knowledge and information, technology, people and inspiration are the weapons that leaders of an organization should have before they step into a battle. Kautilya Perception is strong and sight weak. In strategy it is important to see distant things as if they were close and to take a distanced view […]