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Mindful Management – Weird or Wonderful?

Mindful Management – Weird or Wonderful?

What is mindfulness?   Mindfulness means paying attention in a particular way; on purpose, in the present moment and non-judgmentally.   Mindfulness is about being fully awake in our lives. It is about perceiving the exquisite vividness of each moment. We feel more...

How to avoid a Painful Business Divorce….

How to avoid a Painful Business Divorce….

Meet Ben, he is one of the smartest and most hardworking people I know. I saw him put everything into his startup, but he still failed in the third year, why? Ben is a smart guy and thought of every technical component.  He put in everything he had in, but he never...

Decision-making deadlocks? How should you be dealing with them?

Decision-making deadlocks? How should you be dealing with them?

Effective decision – making is an integral part of running any Business or Company. In essence, Companies are governed by the democratic principle on both Shareholder and Board level. This means that the majority rules both on Shareholder and on Board level. The role...

Effective Debtor Management

Effective Debtor Management

Healthy cash flow is the lifeblood of every business, regardless of its size. It ensures that creditors are paid (including employees) on time, thereby protecting the business’ valuable reputation and ensuring that profit distributions are possible. To avoid these...

Why Legal prevention is better than cure

Why Legal prevention is better than cure

When a legal crisis strikes your business - how do you feel? What do you do?  The reality is, legal risk is one of the most prudent risks facing businesses today! What is meant by legal prevention? Formally this is often referred to as legal risk aversion or...

Letters of demand for clients not paying COD

Letters of demand for clients not paying COD

The main aim of the National Credit Act 34 of 2005 as amended (“NCA”) is to prevent over-indebtedness and to provide more accessible structures for dispute resolution. Among other solutions, the NCA aims to achieve this by creating a more transparent platform, which...

Involved in a boiling dispute? Here is how to  best resolve it…

Involved in a boiling dispute? Here is how to best resolve it…

Well first, try to negotiate a resolution.If that fails, in many instances, alternative dispute resolution (“ADR”) is a powerful way in which to resolve an array of different disputes. Advantages include: the confidentiality of the process, often being less formal,...