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Category: Biz

Being Business Minded (Part 3)… Change is coming to your Business!- By Strive Masiyiwa

In the last post, I made a comment, about what I called a “changing dispensation”, and many of you were quite intrigued by this, and asked me to explain:...

“Being Business Minded Part 2 ” By Strive Masiyiwa

I will never forget the first time we had to deal with Blackberry, when they produced their phone for the first time. “Our business model is quite simple”,...

Top 5 Richard Branson Quotes

Inspirational entrepreneur Sir Richard Branson of Virgin Records, Virgin Atlantic Airways, Virgin Galactic, and over 400 other Virgin-branded enterprises has been...

“Being Business Minded” By Strive Masiyiwa

One of the fastest growing businesses in the world today is a company called Uber. For those who do not know what Uber is; it is essentially a Mobile App (a computer...

Top 20 Inspirational Strive Masiyiwa Quotes

Top 20 Inspirational Strive Masiyiwa Quotes

Strive Masiyiwa is definitely one of the most successful and inspirational Zimbabweans and through different institutions and communication platforms like facebook the...

“20 Business Lessons From The Beautiful Game!” By Strive Masiyiwa

Believe it or not; I have great admiration for sports managers, particularly those who manage elite clubs; whether it is soccer, American football, basketball, or just...

“The Toughest Challenge Ahead Of You, Is Building An Organization” By Strive Masiyiwa

Continuing with the theme, how do we turn a small business into a large and successful company, I’m reminded about something I heard, recently: In an interview,...

“Solving Problems In An Organisation: My Toolbox Principle” By Strive Masiyiwa

“How to turn a small business into a large business”. Like most young people, starting out, my first car turned me into an amateur mechanic; I spent a lot of...

“Building an Organization” By Strive Masiyiwa

As I have said before, when I started my business, I was barely 25 years old. And although I had worked for several years, since leaving university, by the time I...

Management is the X-Factor By Strive Masiyiwa

The size of the business that you run, is dependent on your capacity to build and MANAGE, an organization. We can talk about vision, we can talk about entrepreneurship,...

How do you turn a small business, into a big business? (Part 3). By Strive Masiyiwa

Step 1. Study how organizations are built and managed. In my first post on this subject, I referred you to a link, showing the five largest companies, in the world,...

How Do You Turn A Small Business Into A Big Business? (Part 2) By Strive Masiyiwa

When my children were younger, I would sometimes call them, at the end of the day, and make them write a list of the things they had done, since they woke up. The...

How do you turn a small business into a big business? (Part 1) By Strive Masiyiwa

Over the last few months, we have talked a lot about entrepreneurship, and I know many of you have been bitten by the entrepreneurship bug, and you are now trying to get...

Top 10 Facts About Bulawayo

It is the second largest city in Zimbabwe Bulawayo has a population of 653, 377 Bulawayo is located in Matebeleland, 439km southwest of Harare Bulawayo is also known as...

Top 10 Things You Didn’t Know About Ben Magara

Chief Executive Officer at Lonmin Plc Ben studied at the University of Zimbabwe Mr Magara was the Executive Head (Engineering and Projects) at Anglo American Platinum....

Top 10 Thing’s You Didn’t Know About Shingayi Mutasa

Executive chairman and Owner of TA Holdings He also serves on the boards of several TA Holdings subsidiaries and associate companies in Zimbabwe, Botswana TA holdings...

Top 20 Things You Didn’t Know About Takudzwa Razemba

He is the founder of Orbz Corporation He worked as a System Architect at Powertel Communications Takudzwa went to Mhangura High Takudzwa often skipped school so he could...

Fashion Weekend Zimbabwe Winner 7.30 Interview

Who is the founder of 7:30 Tanaka Leroy Samukange What is 7:30 and how did the name come about? 7:30 is a an urban expression for indifferent, any artist will tell you...

Top 5 Investment Opportunities In Zimbabwe

Manufacturing Textiles(cotton ginning, spinning, weaving, finishing textiles), clothing and footwear(wearing apparels and footwear), chemicals(fertilizers, insecticides,...