A key milestone for 3K&L

Hello everyone. I know have been quiet, but I was waiting for today!!! Why today? Let me explain….  In early 2016, the investors in 3K&L decided it was a viable idea to address a gap in the market for specialised financial advice, specifically targeting local SME’s.  3K&L had already been registered on 24 September 2014 […]

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Useful information…

Happy New Year everyone!  Interestingly, my 11 year-old son recently asked me “What is the cut-off point for telling people ‘Happy New Year’?” My answer was “The first time you meet them in the new year.”  No need to explain that this was followed by a number of very difficult questions. I could only end […]

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A reflection on success….

Merry Christmas to all the readers of my blog!  You have given me invaluable feedback that makes me a better and better person (not just a better writer). As we close the year and reflect on months past and months to come, I thought of a topic that drives everyone – success.  Everyone wants to […]

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Upcoming challenges in the environment?

I had a moment. In that ‘moment’, I decided to blog my views on the current economic environment in Zambia and what we can expect going forward.  These ‘views’ have been on my mind, like the sweat from the October sun, for a few weeks. But unlike the sweat, which can be removed with a […]

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Getting the most out of your budgeting process

Welcome to a two-part series in which I focus on the more technical side of 3K&L business offerings.  In my previous blogs, I have spoken about the softer side of the business and the ‘soft skills’ that an entrepreneur should display as they plan their business and proceed on their journey.  I was torn between […]

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A bit more advice on longevity…

In my last blog, I started talking about the principles that guide me, both as a consultant and as an entrepreneur. With each day, more and more people ask me the same question – are you sure? Obviously the reason they ask that question is because the entrepreneurial route is always the one less tread […]

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Advice for longevity in your own business

As a business consultant, it is always important to have some simple rules that you apply on a day to day basis.  In this blog, I touch on three of those rules, by giving a story around how each got engrained into my psyche. Having been in the audit and consulting world for a number […]

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Stages of feedback – why it matters to the entrepreneur

Getting feedback is a part of everyday life. Because of the nature of man, we tend to get more negative than positive feedback. The feedback can come either through the spoken word, a look in someone’s eye, or the written word.  Our reactions to feedback is something that has been studied and documented by many […]

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To kick us off

As I kick off this website, I had various ideas about what my first blog should be, the first idea being, not to have a blog, but I discarded that fairly quickly. I then fell into reflection. A moment of silence as thoughts and ideas dashed around in my head like heated atoms. One thought […]

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