3 Inspiring Business Lessons From Billionaire Media Mogul Oprah Winfrey

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Like many seasoned entrepreneurs, Oprah Winfrey views failure as “another stepping stone to greatness.” For her, it has been, and then some. In 1977, decades before she became a billionaire media mogul, she was fired from her job as a reporter at Baltimore’s WJZ-TV. Her boss said she was “unfit for television news.” She was […]

5 Startup Lessons That Could Have Saved Me 5 Years

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Starting a business is tough. Everyone knows this. And, I’ve learnt it the hard way. I’ve built a fair number of products and even successfully brought five of them to market. “Five products” might sound like a lot at first, but it’s actually nothing compared to the number of products and ideas I’ve dismissed.

How To Manage The Magic Triangle Of Product, Budget And Audience

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With consumers’ attention spans and loyalties shifting increasingly often, it’s vital to adapt your product range to attract their interest and loyalty. Don’t change for change’s sake though – any innovation needs to achieve a balance between understanding what your clients (and their clients) want, and producing it for a cost and sale price that […]