The Value of Values

A Value is only a Value - or of value – to us as individuals, if we say it is.

May 11, 2016  

Letting go and achieving more

It’s not unusual for business owners to struggle to employ people in senior business-critical roles. Yet it's completely critical if you want to grow successfully.

April 3, 2016  

How Much You Earn Isn’t Anybody Else’s Business

It was disappointing but not particularly surprising to hear Meg Hillier (chair of the Public Accounts Committee) ask Matt Brittin of Google how much he is paid.

February 15, 2016  
Can't see the wood for the trees? Speak to Zonana business consultants

Seeing the wood for the trees

Sometimes one gets so involved in the intricate detail of business that the ability to stand back and see solutions that may be staring you in the face just doesn’t exist. To the point that there’s no use suggesting to someone that they do this because, very simply, they can’t.

February 2, 2016  

Crossing The Border Or Sitting On The Fence? The EU Referendum for SMEs

Every business leader has a duty to understand and articulate the pros and cons of the UK staying in or leaving the EU

January 12, 2016  

Your Business Isn’t WhatsApp

It's reality check time. If you want external investment, you need to apply a realistic valuation to your business. But don't rush into assuming that external investment is your only course of action.

January 11, 2016  

Career Breaks For Entrepreneurs?

Sounds like a bit of an anathema: surely people who run their own businesses work hard and don’t have time for luxuries such as career breaks?

December 16, 2015  

Did we do it?

Hello, this is Nicole again. I wrote an article for the Zonata website a few weeks ago and here's the rest of the story...

November 30, 2015  

Let’s do it tomorrow, or the day after….

… or next week, next month, next year? You've got 10 years to achieve a lot, so don't hang about!

November 23, 2015  

How do you keep a competitive edge?

It’s easy when you start. You’ve got a blank sheet of paper and you can create pretty much whatever you want.

November 18, 2015