What Starbucks Can Teach Entrepreneurs About Business And Innovation

What Starbucks Can Teach Entrepreneurs About Business And Innovation

While you are reading this, you might get stumped at the idea of learning something from Starbucks. You might still be wondering how could a company that is frequently frowned upon for the quality of food and beverages it offers or for its row over tax issues and staff contracts teach you something! But, as a matter of fact, there is really much more to Starbucks, and one could definitely learn a thing or two from the Coffee giant! Starbucks has been rapidly scaled without losing its regional touch and now even Oprah Winfrey has her own Chai Latte! I (7 comments)

Real Life Hacks For Young Bloggers & Online Entrepreneurs

Real Life Hacks For Young Bloggers & Online Entrepreneurs

I always believe entrepreneurship is something that is an experience than just a journey.  A true entrepreneur is one who is doing something he likes to do beyond money or fame. And this is the only key, which will make an entrepreneur keep moving forward. On February 23rd 2014, many experienced and young guns of Pakistan met at conference to discus entrepreneurship and real-life success tips. Unexplored success treasure is one of its kind event in Pakistan, and it was organised by STC Network. I was invited by Mohammad Mustafa Ahmedzai to present a (12 comments)

How To Use LinkedIn Like A Pro To Hire Young Talent

How To Use LinkedIn Like A Pro To Hire Young Talent

I am in love with Entrepreneurship. I like the notion of building a thriving business that caters to the needs and demands of the audience. Building a tactical empire carefully woven around your motives requires human capital, in addition to the technical demands. What I have always found the most fascinating about bringing company growth is through means of human capital. "A players hire A players. B players hire C players. Do you get it?" - Steve Jobs A major impact brought about in any company is its human capital. As Steve Jobs said about (4 comments)

Million Dollar Business in 7 steps: It’s all in the Mind

Million Dollar Business in 7 steps: It’s all in the Mind

As an entrepreneur, your goals are probably set high and you know that there's no looking back. You are concentrating on making your vision become reality. Your vision that others would brush away as merely a 'dream'. As Apple would say, the 'round pegs in the square holes' and 'the square pegs in the round holes', you are something different. You are looking to build the next million dollar business. You care about not a few demographic but the whole of them. And you might be still dreaming and calculating for making your business cross the threshold (5 comments)

What are the Basics for Starting of Your own Business?

What are the Basics for Starting of Your own Business?

Over the years we have seen growth in number of start-ups that are successful, some may have had a brilliant idea but failed due to multiple reasons, few are in early stage companies and bound to grow large any small start-up or a business. All the start-ups contribute to the network and a lot can be learned from them, no matter successful or a failure. Here we will revisit some basics for starting your own business; few elementary level insights. Read: From Solopreneurship to Entrepreneurship There are some business basics that should persist in (14 comments)