Even a business needs TLC

Conversations make businesses earn social capital and get them to be sustainable.


To make profits have a conversation

A relationship starts with a conversation. Each conversation creates trust when one comes from the purpose perspective and with the intent of giving value.

What you get at Joy’s Corner

Thank You Thank you to my blog subscribers and viewers who have provided valuable feedback and support in using and sharing my posts. My gratitude to each of you for this help. In the latter half of 2017 my blog subscriptions and views increased dramatically and along with it came a lot of requests for […]

Are your people really your greatest asset?

Our people is our greatest asset is a myth! If people were really the focus of businesses then the global engagement would not be at 15% and neither would we see the breakdown in ethics, corporate leadership and culture that has been witnessed in the recent past.
The way forward is through employee engagement where the organization is lead as a family unit benefiting the people responsible for its activities.

Conversations and Connections

A good conversation is soul satisfying. It leaves one feeling fulfilled, creative, energised and with the beginnings of a great relationship. In fact isn’t that how all great friendships, marriages, partnerships start out? Being a strategic planner and marketer by profession I have always been intrigued by the value a conversation creates. Throughout my career […]

Will Islamic Finance Build Social Capital?

IN the past year the landscape for Islamic finance has rapidly changed thanks to the disruption brought in by FinTech. With shariah-compliant cryptocurrency[i], robo-advisory services, crowdfunding investments and peer-to-peer (P2P) lending platforms[ii]  and rising acceptance and use of artificial intelligence, machine learning and the Internet of Things(IoT) that people are getting used to the Islamic […]