SMART BUSINESS

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Gor Mahia to Pay Sh2.1m for Fan Vandalism

NAIROBI, KenyaGor Mahia will be slapped with a huge damage fine of over Sh2.1 million over the Sunday damage of the Kasarani stadium facilities....

TECNO pulls a coup with the stylish Phantom

NAIROBI, KenyaKenya’s cellphones market will never be the same again with the launch of an entry-level smartphone by TECNO that is billed to be...

Guide to effective personal branding

But what is your personal brand?

Anti-rumour campaign causes a stir

Nigeria's oil-rich Bayelsa state has defended its decision to put up a series of advertising hoardings, urging people to "Say no to rumour mongers"....

iPhone 5 is here, will there be iPhone 10?

New York, USIndustry analysts are already predicting that Apple’s iPhone 5, widely expected to be unveiled today, Wednesday, will be the best-selling smartphone of...

Extending biometric security to enterprise

Biometric Voter Registration (BVR) is a phrase that has become quite loaded in our politics. More heat and smoke have been generated than light...

Jobseekers everywhere, but is there anyone to hire?

One of our applicants says: “Me, I’ll take twenty, I’ll do anything!” Another one states: “I’m looking to take home Kshs 300,000 and I...

Four ways to manage the perils of ‘friend-ployees’

When starting a business, it can feel like you are living in the office. Having a team you trust is important, but with long...

Professional training gets a tune-up

Nairobi-KenyaAt 10.37 a.m. on Friday, July 20, the general manager of Intercontinental Hotel Nairobi Karl Hala, and chairman of Kenya Utalii College Board Gerson...

Management’s hand in business failure

Why do Kenyan businesses seem so badly managed? What can be done about it? These two questions linger in every person’s mind, especially when...