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FIGHT THE ALLIGATORS OR DRAIN THE SWAMP?

Author: Pat Pattinson "When you’re up to your armpits in alligators, it’s hard to remember to drain the swamp.” Ronald Reagan This is such an accurate description of where most troubled business owners find themselves in the day to day business jungle. Let’s put it in...

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SEEING A BANDWAGON

Author: Pat Pattinson "If you see a bandwagon, it’s too late.” James Goldsmith This is so very true in life, but so very dangerous in business today. We have moved from the Stone Age through the Industrial Age right into the Information Age. Why this is important to...

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WHAT IS BUSINESS RESCUE?

Author: Pat Pattinson What is business rescue? A Business Rescue Practitioner facilitates the rehabilitation of financially distressed organisations. The Restructuring and Rehabilitation of companies in financial distress is on the increase locally and...

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GIVE THE KING WHAT IS DUE TO THE KING

Author: Tiaan Geel The saying of "give the king what is due to the king” is as old as human’s recorded history and is applicable to our current lives more than ever. Many entrepreneurs struggle with the question of whether to pay their taxes due at month end or should...

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YOU SHOULD OCCASIONALLY LOOK AT THE RESULTS.

Author: Pat Pattinson Winston Churchill once said, "However beautiful the strategy, you should occasionally look at the results.” This quote from Winston Churchill was probably aimed at the war efforts during the Second World War, but it is just as accurate in today’s...

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CUSTOMER: THE UNWANTED NECESSITY

Author: Pat Pattinson Let’s go back to the basics of business: a business owns a product or service that a customer needs or wants. That client, out of his or her own free will, comes to the business, determines the viability of the product by assessing the cost...

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THE K53 OF RUNNING A BUSINESS

Author: Pat Pattinson THE K53 OF RUNNING A BUSINESS may seem like a rather strange heading, so allow me to put it into perspective. The K53 we all know is the manual that we study to get our drivers licence. You may share the general opinion regarding this book and...

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BUSINESS ORGANISE THE CHAOS

Author: Pat Pattinson "A place for everything and everything in its place”, I’ve heard this so many times and every successful business owner will swear by it. Yet most small business owners take this statement for granted. Before you can fix a problem you need to...

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