Who is the Lowest Price Retailer in Kenya?

As it appeared in the Daily Nation on November 28th, 2017 A few years back, one of the media houses would broadcast price comparisons of a few basic commodities between the four large retail chains. The four large retailers then were Nakumatt, Uchumi, Tusky and Naivas. Ever since, the retail space in Kenya has undergone […]

When the Going Gets Tough in Businesses

As it appeared in the Daily Nation on November 21st, 2017 Sometimes in business, the going gets tough. The more I speak to entrepreneurs and to business leaders, the more I realize that almost every business either has gone through some tough times or is currently going through a tough spell. Tough times could result […]

Is there Hope for Family Businesses?

As it appeared in the Daily Nation on November 14th, 2017 Do you work in a family business? What do you think about the future of your organization? Like many other people, I have had the opportunity of working in a family business. The large company where I worked for almost 2 years already had […]

Are you involving your employees?

As it appeared in the Daily Nation on November 7th, 2017 Employee involvement or engagement is key to business success. This is because employees are at the center of everything that happens in organizations. It is employees that help businesses meet their set objectives. Employees especially those in the frontline often know what is going […]