How to Run a Successful Freelancing Business

So. You have studied and eventually graduated? Congratulations, you are among the roughly 500k Kenyans graduating from our colleges and universities every year. Usually, the feel good lasts only a few days after graduation. You hit the streets searching for a job and realize there aren’t as many jobs. Nothing stretches the soul like the … Continue reading How to Run a Successful Freelancing Business

Six Ways to Keep Your Employees Motivated

So. You have really decided that it’s time to get employees to help grow your business. While your biz has previously been easy and flexible, now you find yourself having a team of other people looking up to you as the owner and also as employee No. 1. You have to keep them motivated and … Continue reading Six Ways to Keep Your Employees Motivated

Five Affordable Employee Plans for Small Businesses

Imagine this. You are a founder/entrepreneur who has been having to pull 80 hour weeks. You find most of your time taken by menial and routine work in the office. The question of hiring extra staff is even out of your mind completely. In any case, your hustle is still small enough for you alone … Continue reading Five Affordable Employee Plans for Small Businesses

Your Talent Can Make You Money

Now, we continue on discussing how to commercialize our talents. In the previous article, we covered a few things; knowing your product, knowing your market, investing in your talent, training hard and production of your product. Are you protecting your work? Now, you have worked so hard in training and development of your product. You … Continue reading Your Talent Can Make You Money

Are You Commercializing Your Talent?

A reader asked me to write on commercializing talent ‘the creative economy’. I have taken up the challenge and this will be part one of a two part series of posts looking into how we can get the best of our talents. Now, the good bible says that everyone was made with a special talent … Continue reading Are You Commercializing Your Talent?