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10 common pitfalls in an entrepreneur’s mindset

It is common lore that 9 out of 10 start-up businesses fail within the first 2 years. This article aims to outline some of the fundamental mistakes that budding entrepreneurs often make

15 ways to help you become a professional blogger

If you aim to become a professional blogger here are some pointers that will help you to develop content that generates money.

16 ways to improve your interview technique

Learning to interview well is a skill that can be developed and improved. The pointers in this article will provide you with a number tools and strategies to strengthen your interview technique.

Dealing with difficult people

Succeeding in a business environment, involves being able to deal with difficult people. This article aims to equip you with eight applicable and accessible techniques to help you respond well during confrontation and conflict in the work place.

Do you have the identity of a successful trader?

This article will help you to cultivate the identity of a successful trader, and start attracting more profitable results in the markets.

Getting the right group size and the implications on businesses

This article outlines the importance of maintaining a specific group size in business. It also presents a well-founded body of scientific support to substantiate the claim that when group sizes exceed beyond a certain level, successful social interactions become difficult.

Mastering the art of negotiation

The art of negotiation stems from your ability to communicate well with others. This article will provide you with a number of techniques and strategies to enhance your ability to communicate in business settings.

Public Speaking

Fear of public speaking is one of the most common fears. This article will provide you with enough useful information to overcome any apprehensions you may have about public speaking.

The 3 mindsets of a businessman

A common idea that is expressed in popular business literature is that 3 specific mindsets reside within the businessman. I have conceptualised them as the creator, the planner and the worker. This article explores these 3 internal mindsets.

The 9 nuggets of artful selling

Selling is a fundamental component of nearly all profitable businesses. This article outlines 9 useful pointers to enhance your ability to sell.

The Art of Rapid Cognition

In the world of financial trading the quicker you can make good decisions the better. Timing is everything in the volatile world of trading. This short article outlines why and how decisions made quickly often outperform long and effortful deliberations.

The dawn of a new trader

This article introduces some important mindsets and philosophies that need to be adopted if success is to be obtained in the financial markets.

The golden rules of a successful trader

This article contains 3 rules that will reveal to you whether or not your mind is conducive towards successfully trading the stock-markets.

The problem with 9 to 5 jobs

A fantastic rule of thumb to keep in mind is; if you want to become wealthy make sure that you don’t work for someone else! This article outlines some of the problems that your typical 9 to 5 job can create.

The Trader’s Top Ten Questions

Nancy Kline once said ‘A question works because, unlike a statement which requires you to obey, a question requires you to think.’ People prefer to think rather than obey. This article presents a series of questions that the financial trader should regularly be asking themselves.

The Trader’s Triad

This triad of principles effectively encapsulates some the important principles that contribute to making a trader successful.

Trading in the zone; the art of instinctive trading

This article aims to present you with a usable blueprint to ensure that you are able to trade the financial markets from a zone-like state.