Friday, July 1, 2022
Employees are the backbone of any business and a good team can be the difference between success and failure. Hiring the right people is crucial therefore. Hiring the right team reduces  turnover costs, encourages growth, improves team morale and increases productivity. Finding the right people in a crowded market is difficult however, so, how...
Market research is key to business success and a vital skill for any entrepreneur who wants to get ahead. There are a number of different strategies and entrepreneurs can use to better understand their customers and their wants and needs. Entrepreneurs can also use market research to learn more about the industry they are...
Everyone needs a break from time to time and, with summer getting started, now is when a lot of us will be thinking about some well-earned downtime. If you're an entrepreneur however, you know that taking time off can mean taking valuable time away from your ongoing learning and development. While downtime is necessary...
The ability to communicate complex ideas is what makes humans unique. In a world that feels more connected than ever, it can be easy to get lost in the noise. However, the power of rhetoric and good communication remains vital to entrepreneurs. Here, we explore this fascinating skill in more detail.The importance of communicationWhether...
The great Chinese philosopher Confucius once said, "The green reed which bends in the wind is stronger than the mighty oak which breaks in a storm."   This saying is especially true in the business world, where change is constant. Making sure that both you and your business can respond effectively is key to success,...
With inflation heading north, and governments around the world still recovering from the pandemic, opportunities in the tech sector, and opportunities to get trained in the tech sector, are drying up. A recent survey by the Institute of Student Employers indicated that several industries have reduced their intake of graduates in new roles in...
Taking your entrepreneurship to the next level is one of the most fulfilling things you can do, but it also takes a lot of time and effort. Between finding suppliers, talking to customers, managing a team and thinking about the big picture, it is easy to neglect other areas of your life, including your health. Finding the...
One lesson every entrepreneur should remember, is to make sure to keep reading and keep learning from your peers and colleagues. As 2022 gets underway, it's important to take stock of the past few years and the changes that they've triggered in business and other industries on a global scale. We believe in the...
Conflict is a bitter pill for any entrepreneur to swallow. In the course of building any successful business, there will inevitably be disagreements and differences of opinion. How these disagreements are managed however can significantly impact company morale and productivity. That's why conflict resolution for entrepreneurs should not be underestimated.How conflict can affect a...
The dollar has been the world’s go-to currency for decades. It was pegged to a rate of $35 per ounce of gold in 1944 at the Bretton Woods Conference and this gold standard secured its position as a default currency in the post-war world. Then, when the dollar was untethered from gold in the 1970’s, the US...

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Philip J. Keezer
I’m Philip Keezer, entrepreneur, business consultant and mentor. My goal is to develop innovative new technology that makes business easier and allows entrepreneurs to thrive autonomously.

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