Leadership Styles

Leadership styles - small businesses

It is said that leaders are born, but many leaders are self-made. Taking on a business venture will put you in a leadership role; you will have customers, creditors, employees and others to deal with on a daily basis. Your… Continue Reading

Pricing Strategy

Costing and Pricing for products and services

All businesses at various times deal with issues relating to the cost they accrue for acquiring raw material and determining prices which they will charge customers for goods and services. Costing Cost is a necessary part of running a business,… Continue Reading

Quality Control

Quality Control - Julian Gooden

Quality Control is the process by which businesses review the quality of all factors involved in production. The aim of management and employees should be to strive for excellence. High quality is to be maintained regardless of whether a product… Continue Reading

Enhancing Business Competitiveness

Enhancing Competiveness

There are usually businesses entering or leaving a market. The rate is of course dependant on a number of factors. However, regardless of the reasons, you have to stay competitive in order to operate profitably. How can you stay competitive?… Continue Reading

Management Responsibilities and Skills

Management Responsibilities and Skills

As a manager you have responsibilities to: Employees – To ensure that there are good working conditions and proper remuneration. Customers – To deliver quality products and good customer service. Government – To observe various laws and the necessary taxes… Continue Reading