Opinion

1 day ago | February 26, 2021

Understanding wills, trusts

Arthur Marara You are a hardworking person. You may have accumulated wealth, assets, and items of value.  One day, ...

1 week ago | February 19, 2021

An economist’s reluctant ponder on patriotism

A colleague has been pestering me on how I would define and appraise patriotism as a mechanism for economic development.

Why Zim needs to resolve debt crisis

Last week Finance and Economic Development Minister Mthuli Ncube gazetted details of the loans that the Government, ...

Elements of bankable solar Power Purchase Agreements

Owing to technological breakthroughs, progressive policies, plummeting costs, policies and growing determination to ...

Divorce, property sharing

When people get married, it is the expectation that they will be able to keep their vows especially, “ . . . till death ...

2 weeks ago | February 12, 2021

African passport holders want more mobility

Passport holders in Africa want a more powerful passport with more options. A recent survey conducted by CS Global ...

3 weeks ago | February 5, 2021

Fun and games until it’s game over

The last couple of weeks have been interesting for stock market investors both locally and internationally.

The future belongs to innovators

Arthur Marara This week we are going to touch on Choice #6, which is the choice to be innovative. I hope you have not ...

Understanding data protection in Zim

Technological advancements have revolutionised the manner in which business is conducted. Digitalisation is the current ...

Right time unlocks the right doors

Robert Gonye The more experienced you get in business the more you realise how important timing is with almost ...

1 month ago | January 22, 2021

Seven choices for greatness

Last week I started a series of articles on the above topic. As promised last week, I am going to continue. 

Ways for connecting with customers during adversity

The global Covid-19 pandemic has presented buyers and sellers around the globe with a myriad of challenges and ...

2 months ago | January 8, 2021

Consulting is a hungry beast

Many people dream of a career in consulting; working the hours they want, with only the people they like, and being in ...

World economy in 2021: Who’s likely to win, lose

The coronavirus has crippled the world economy. Global GDP suffered its sharpest drop since the end of the second world ...

How to reset goals in a crisis

Just a few short months ago, soon-to-be graduates were looking forward to celebrating commencement with their family and ...

2 months ago | December 28, 2020

Sales affirmations every rep needs

Self-affirmation can positively impact our thoughts and actions both in business and in your personal life. To be ...

2 months ago | December 18, 2020

Crypto survey puts bitcoin at US$36 600 in 2021

Bitcoin’s price is expected to hit US$36 602 in 2021, and ether is forecast to reach $1 451, extending its phenomenal ...

3 months ago | December 4, 2020

Has Covid-19 made tech unstoppable?

People often ask me what stocks I own. My investing advice is simple: I only invest in unregulated monopolies. They ...

3 months ago | November 27, 2020

Negotiation skill important in business

The body of Michelle “Moana” Amuli still lies in a morgue somewhere in Harare. The three other victims who lost their ...

Let’s stop pretending the G20 actually matters anymore

The Group of 20 wrapped up yet another high-profile summit on Sunday that will once again disappoint anyone looking to ...