Pursue your passion and the rest will follow naturally? That’s not true. Truth is, it may actually be detrimental advice which will wreak havoc in your career and life.
Love them or hate them, we all had bosses at one time or another in our life. As much as we hate to admit it, we always learn something from them.
Since my previous post on what I thought was the worst management strategy on ineffective delegation of responsibility, I have been receiving a lot of private emails asking on what can be done if you do not have the authority on your job, so I decided to just list some of my recommendations, in the hope that it will help all the frustrated souls out there.
Perhaps the most unrecognized factor which leads to failed projects, initiatives, low employee morale and dissent among employees, this form of utterly ineffective delegation is often overlooked. Find out what I personally discovered, how and why not to make this mistake.
It’s a tough situation to be in when you know that there’s always something that you can do better, you can catch all the details or you just simply know more. You find yourself drowned with work and lack of time to do more important things. Most perfectionists feel that way but perhaps everything would work out better if we could just seat back, relax and ‘let go’.
We have all experienced failure, whether it’s failure to grow, to expand, to close a deal or just about anything. In essence, failure is nature’s thermometer which assesses your capability, performance and situation at a particular time and situation.
Think of it this way, if the outcome of a task or event is dependent on how much effort we put in then wouldn’t everyone or everything have the same consistent result? Continue reading “Failure, The Necessary Evil for Success”
It is disheartening for me to type this out but I feel the insights into why my venture with Oracle did not work out would aid all future entrepreneurs and angel investors in planning and starting a similar business. The following post will detail how M.SaaS came to inception; how it flourished for a while, what missteps we took and ultimately why we decided to sell another software solution instead. Continue reading “Post-Mortem of M.SaaS As An Oracle CRMOD Reseller”