Business

  • Entrepreneurs, your bank balance doesn’t reflect your success
    I can’t count the number of times that I have done reviews with a client and told them their bottom line was profitable, only to be asked “so where is it?” Having a negative bank balance doesn’t necessarily mean you don’t have a profitable successful business. It does, however, mean ...
  • Kenya Stock Bulls Still Rare as Investors Resist Low Valuations
    Kenyan stocks are finding it hard to shake off their unwanted status as the world’s worst performers this year. Nairobi’s all-share index has slumped 32% in 2023, the most among 92 global benchmarks Bloomberg tracks. That’s made the stocks the cheapest they’ve ever been compared with broader emerging markets. Yet, there ...
  • Kenyan President’s Signature Fiscal Policy Faces Court Test
    William Ruto, Kenya’s president, speaks on the opening day of the Africa Climate Summit (ACS23) at the Kenyatta International Convention Centre (KICC) in Nairobi, Kenya, on Monday, Sept. 4, 2023. Africa will seek to present itself as a solution to the global warming crisis in a declaration to be signed ...
  • Top accounting & tax mistakes entrepreneurs make and how to avoid them
    You decided to join the wonderful world of entrepreneurship. Congratulations! You’ve got your product/service ready to go and then it dawns on you… you’re now responsible for that one thing you never enjoyed…. accounting and taxes! Understanding and complying with accounting and tax rules in your business is an expectation and ...
  • Red flags that could get your small business a CRA tax audit
    You went into business to offer your product or service; what you didn’t know was that you also went into a partnership with the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA). “Big Brother is always watching” as they say, and this causes entrepreneurs to experience such anxiety – the fear of doing something ...