Could You Do With A Consigliere?

Wikipedia says a consigliere is “… an advisor or counsellor, especially to a mafia boss … a close trusted friend and confidant.”   No doubt the Mafia bosses felt under threat from all sides. Even within their own organisations. One of the few people they could trust...

How Well Do You Know Your Competitors?

Most businesses operate in a marketplace where they have competitors. Sometimes the competition is fierce. If you have to struggle to come out on top it’s understandable you may look at your competitors as rivals. They could take customers and money out of your pocket...

The 9 Essentials Of A Good Business

Businesses that develop over time run the risk of not having all the things in place that make for a good business. This is especially so if it’s a family business.  In the beginning it was you – self employed for the first time. Before you knew it there were...