Lunch and Learn Event: Position to Scale

10th December 2018 0

Hi there, we know it is a new week but here at Owens & Xley Consults we cannot get over the previous week. If you did not know, we had our Lunch and Learn event on Wednesday at the Launch pad and everyone who attended was buzzing with excitement that they had. The event was […]

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Did You See? : A New Perspective to Creating Products and Value Propositions

12th November 2018 0

Have you ever pulled up in a black benz and left in a white one ? We might want to ask J Hus how that feels. Some months ago, I stumbled on this tweet, it resonated deeply, and the number of retweets and likes show that many people agree and can relate to that mindset. […]

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Half Year Already! Time to Review Those Goals

8th July 2018 0

Wasn’t it just like yesterday we started 2018 and we are now six months gone. Time indeed does run fast. As we begin the second half of the year, it’s a great time to set aside an hour or so – on a weekend or during your normal weekly planning time – and do a […]

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What is a Learning Organization and How Can You Become One

24th June 2018 0

A learning organization is an organization that is great at empowering employees to think critically and creatively to challenge the status quo. It is an environment where new knowledge is regularly gained, transferred and used to modify behaviors. For the small business owner, creating a learning culture is key for long-term growth and sustainability.

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5 Things You Can Do When Experiencing Burnout In Your Business

29th April 2018 0

  Why am I even doing this? Is this what I am supposed to be doing with my life? I don’t feel like working today. I just wish I could get on a plane and fly to an Island somewhere. This is how I feel on some days. Burnout is a common phenomenon among entrepreneurs. […]

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How to Know if Your Business Idea Will Work

19th March 2018 0

Entrepreneurs starting a business or making an investment always have one major question running through their minds: Will my idea work? Unfortunately there is no foolproof test to check if your idea will work or not. Some business ideas hold a lot of promise but do not work out while others look shaky but become […]

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Want To Grow Your Business? Invest in Systems and Processes

26th February 2018 0

Systems are the documented processes and procedures that allow your business to operate effectively and efficiently with or without you the business owner. Awele is a talented graphic designer. She has been in business for over 3 years and has a reputation for excellent work. However she sometimes finds herself overwhelmed or lacking clients. She […]

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