Tag Archives: Business

Will this Christmas make a difference?

Just watching ads on the UK telly. Turkeys are flying round, as do mince pies and present suggestions. The holiday season normally is one to celebrate, to enjoy. Many people do. However, there is this year an important sharp edge … Continue reading

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Decide in business. You always can do it differently

Last week, I spoke to a business man who has a couple of marinas and a huge historical Mercedes-Benz collections, and a yacht transport firm. We came to talk about what he found valuable in business. His reply was: ‘Make … Continue reading

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Your Business Can Survive – in Any Economy!

Forbes describes in a great article how any business can survive and grow, in any economy. I think the article touches to a couple of enrtepreneur’s characteristics and bare business basics. For example the stock market. This seems to be a … Continue reading

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The value of regional produce

On one of our trips to the UK, a friend of us, involved in the Artisan Food Trail made us aware of the Essex Food & Drink Festival which was held on the grounds of the characteristic Cressing Temple Barn. … Continue reading

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Marketing tip: Use the products you promote

Marketing is about making people enthusiast to buy products that are promoted. Often, these promotions are made by an agency. Do you think it is easy to promote a product that you don’t know in reality? Are you able to … Continue reading

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Spicy food contributes to burning fat?

The Dutch edition of Runner’s World reported that spices like chillis may accelerate the metabolism and make you feel ‘full’ faster. They may thus contribute to the battle against kilos. The nutrient capsaicine makes your mouth feel burning when eating … Continue reading

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Bonuses in The Netherlands at before-crisis level

In the Netherlands, the CEOs of the AEX top-25 earn 78 million euros as bonuses. They can be a part of the salary and a top-up. This level is comparable to the level before the crisis. The exchange activity however … Continue reading

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Starting and small business versus rules

The Netherlands faces an economy that is say crippling. People and professionals are put outof their jobs and try to create an existence, which can get difficult if they also have to deal with a mortgage that can change towards … Continue reading

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The marketing approach of the new economy

Interesting that great business people such as Warren Buffett, Bill Clinton, Robert Kyosaki, Charlotte Phelps, Paul Zane Pilzer, Jim Rohn, David Bach, Brian Tracy, Seth Godin have one thing in common: they are supporting network marketing. This should open the … Continue reading

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Time is money, or the other way around?

It’s a well-known proverb: time is money. It means that time is a scarce good, which you need to use optimally. For yourself: you only can something do right once, at least: you will not be able to fully re-do … Continue reading

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