Welcoming the new hire

welcome ab orad Business owners and managers  hire employees with the hope that they will work hard and efficiently, be loyal to the company, and stay with it for a long time. Making a positive impression on a new staff starts even before he or she reports for work for the first time. Human resources expert Susan  Heathfield, [...] Continue reading →

Beginner's Kit

Turning an idea into a business opportunity

biz idea If an idea is not necessarily an opportunity, what is an opportunity? When does an idea become an opportunity? A business opportunity is simply defined as an attractive investment idea or proposition that provides the possibility of a return for the person taking the risk.  Such opportunities are represented by customer requirements and lead to [...] Continue reading →

The bright prospects of a bakery business

bakeshop     For those studying the prospects of a bakery business, here are useful views and insights from those who have been there, done that. Ric Pinca, executive director of the Philippine Association of Flour Millers (Pafmil), is convinced of  the high potential of a bakery business.  “Bread is the country’s second staple and everyone [...] Continue reading →