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Doing Business in Africa – Formula for the Future!

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What is it going to be going forward? Continue to rape the land of ridiculous profits as usual or partnering for her prosperity and development? Africa has come a long way; her woes and foes are no more the punishments of the colonial masters, but the foolishness and the lack of insight on the part of her leaders. The dumbest of person has ruled over the richest and smartest of African states, hence, her present predicaments. Doing business in Africa is a simple Buying and Selling. However, buying and selling in Africa stems from her cultural inheritance coupled with the …





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Do the flying rather than trying!

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http://www.Begainful.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/04/Tony-Dovale-do-the-flying-rather-than-trying.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadTruly superior pilots are those who use their superior judgment to avoid those situations where they might have to use their superior skills. Rule one: No matter what else happens, fly the airplane. Flying is hours of boredom, punctuated by moments of stark terror. Fly it until the last piece stops moving. It’s better to be down here wishing you were up there, than up there wishing you were down here. An airplane will probably fly a bit overgross but it sure won’t fly without fuel. Believe your instruments. Think ahead of your airplane. I’d rather be lucky than good. The propeller is …





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Get Your Shift Together.

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http://www.Begainful.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/04/Tony-Dovale-Get-your-shift-together-.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadOptimism, competence and achievement! Swift focused action! Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement. Nothing can be done without hope and confidence.Helen Keller Listen and learn more as Tony Dovale shares his insight.  





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Are you Awake or Aware?

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http://www.Begainful.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/04/Tony-Dovale-Are-you-awake-aware.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadThe Singular Secret For A Leader’s Success: Self-Awareness. “To be fully alive, fully human, and completely awake is to be continually thrown out of the nest.”  ~Pema Chodron I have found, however, that this term is interpreted in widely different ways.  For some it means being introspective about yourself, and especially about your emotions and what causes you to be “up” or “down” in your outlook and behavior.  For others it means being aware of your personal values and life goals. (If you discovered your house was burning, for example, what would you save?) …





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Action expresses Priority!

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http://www.Begainful.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/04/Tony-Dovale-Action-expresses-Priority-mp3.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadMahatma Gandhi said Action expresses priorities. what does this say about your productivity and achieving your dreams and goals?. Find out more as Tony Dovale shares his insight.





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Systemic Leadership Learning & Productivity.

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http://www.Begainful.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/02/Be-Gainful-Systemic-leadership-learning-Final.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download‘We live in a world whose complexities are only now consciously affecting us. To lead and develop leaders in this complex world calls for ‘simplicity on the other side of complexity’Frik Landman, CEO of USB Executive Development. In his book Systemic Leadership Learning, Dr Morne Mostert presents a radical and powerful new approach to the development of leaders that integrates four key systems, namely the leader, the organisation, the learning content and the facilitator, in the learning process with the four primary fields of study required for effective leadership. This fresh perspective on the development …





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Get Productive! 12 steps that truly work.

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http://www.Begainful.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/02/Be-Gainful-12-Productive-steps-Final.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download“The true price of anything you do is the amount of time you exchange for it.” – Henry David Thoreau There are many ways to ramp up your productivity. But when you are feeling unproductive there are a few techniques to quickly reverse that trend, 12 productivity steps that truly work; Louis De Medici III shares more.





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7 Habits of an Emerging Entrepreneur

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http://www.Begainful.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/02/7-Habits-Of-An-Emerging-Enterpreneur-Final.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download Jasbindar Singh (nz.linkedin.com/in/jasbindarsingh, www.jasbindarsingh.com), an Executive & Leadership Coach • Business Psychologist • Workshop Facilitator • Author & Speaker, Auckland New Zealand shares her insight on the 7 habits of an emerging entrepreneur.





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Romance in Start-ups

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http://www.Begainful.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/01/Romance-in-Startups-.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadMy previous article was titled ‘formula for the Future’ and three variables were highlighted to constitute the formula for the future as the degree of a successful start up and even for existing business is a factor of creativity, innovation with a multiple effect in regards to the right partnerships i.e. Creativity plus innovation multiply by the right relationships/partnerships. This emphasizes the important role of right alignments in business. Entrepreneurship is a passionate affairs and a powerful aphrodisiac, and there is need to inject as much energy that can be directed towards a common pursuit. …





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Dynamics of Mentoring Relationship

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http://www.Begainful.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/01/Be-Gainful-Soji-Akinlabi-Mentoring-2-Final.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadThe idea of mentoring is ancient but is used today in every almost every forum of learning. Mentors are often described as advisers but while advising plays a major part in any mentoring relationships, the idea of mentoring is broader. Mentoring is a more holistic relationship. It involves a commitment to helping mentees develop and progress in their professional field. There are certain things that come to play when comes to maximizing the benefits of mentoring relationship, listening and learn.