Tag: Entrepreneurship

Ground Rules

Ground Rules

3 Mar, '149 Comments

We’re experiencing growth at Gulf Broadcast and I have to gear up for that influx of new staff and revise the current structure of induction. The intention is to get the new staff to reach productivity levels much faster than we ever had and make their journey a more rewarding one. We already have quite […]

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Changing lenses

Changing lenses

5 Oct, '136 Comments

One of the things I love about blogging is the creative and intellectual energy that the process generates which I in turn invest in every post. Yes, the results may vary, but each post holds an issue that I cared enough about to voice. I miss this. When I stopped blogging, virtually since that fateful […]

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Oy! Yates! Still feel safe here?

Oy! Yates! Still feel safe here?

13 Apr, '1215 Comments

He might. I and hundreds of thousands of Bahrainis certainly feel anything but. And no, this is not a feeling that actually is due to the following video, in which police are seen aiding, abetting and participating in the wanton destruction, thieving and ransacking of a Bahraini business. We’ve actually felt that for quite some […]

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Entrepreneurs Welcome

1 Dec, '110 Comments

I’m a very proud member of the Entrepreneurs’ Organisation and hold the Communications Chair in the Bahrain Chapter. We‘ve produced this film to show the public what we do and who we are and hope that it will also act as an incentive for recruitment of new members too. Are you interested?

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Off to KL

Off to KL

24 Sep, '110 Comments

It’s only a week since I came back to the island after an excellent and fruitful holiday. That holiday was followed by a hectic – but fortunately very fruitful – week spent in the office. Now, I’m off with my crew to Kuala Lumpur to cover another of the Power-Gen series of international power conferences […]

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Entrepreneurship

Entrepreneurship

22 Sep, '106 Comments

I’ve been to a nice seminar this afternoon at the Entrepreneurs Organisation, of which I’m a member, exploring ways to grow one’s business. The EO’s education, or “learning” program is quite good and is the one most important reason (so far) which attracted me to the group. They organise excellent seminars and workshops led by […]

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The Nazi is coming!

The Nazi is coming!

23 May, '1012 Comments

I couldn’t believe my eyes as I drove to my office this morning…

This is what I saw:

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Entrepreneurship resource

Entrepreneurship resource

7 Jan, '100 Comments

If you’re an entrepreneur or an aspiring businessman, you should go and read Suhail Al-Gossaibi’s blog. Over the last couple of weeks he’s posted some insights which could help you be a better businessperson.

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10 ways to murder your company

10 ways to murder your company

24 Nov, '095 Comments

Sound advice from FT.com on the top 10 ways how to massacre a company, big or small, and believe me I have copiously sinned at various points in my business career as I can identify with a number of these points.

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The Chamber’s folly

The Chamber’s folly

18 Nov, '0911 Comments

A new board of directors have been elected to lead the Chamber of Commerce forward. Apart from a few new faces, the incumbent board remains largely intact. The birth of this new board; however, was a bit onerous, and at some times violent!

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