SAB-WFNF 2nd Edition Resources

Starting a Business – With Facts, Not Faith, 2nd Edition – Resources. Purpose: The purpose of this post is to provide corrections, clarifications, and additional material to the published book. Business Plans New Zealand Trade and Enterprise (NZTE) –...

Starting a Business – See a need, fill a need

Small to Medium Enterprises (SME, 1-19 employees) are important, as they comprise 90% of enterprises with employees, employ 29% of the workforce, and contribute 28% to GDP, mbie.govt.nz. However, starting a business is glamourised with pithy calls to action such as...

Cargo Cult Speed-Mentoring

Cargo cult behaviour or science is the semblance of doing things right, essentially simply going through the motions, regardless of the merits or the probability of the activity engaged in to create or lead to the desired results. In the same way that advice is...