Pressman’s – not just another sandwich shop!
Amit Gandhi and Sawan Ravani swear by the simplicity of their concept. But in a market flooded with seasone foodpreneurs, is simple enough? The heart of Pressman’s pitch is simple: they make fresh, tasty sandwiches. It’s definitely not the first business with this offer; fast food restaurants have been... Read more
Cooking food not the planet!
Stephen Clune, Senior Lecturer Sustainable Design, Lancaster University, and Karli Verghese, Principal Research Fellow, RMIT University, assess the impact of your kitchen on global warming… The food we eat is responsible for almost a third of our global carbon footprint. In research recently published in the Journal of Cleaner... Read more
Zomato and its appetite for growth
Since its launch in 2012, Zomato has regularly transformed its business strategy to target fresh customers and stay well ahead of its competitors. Now, it prepares for new highs. Rohin Thampi, Regional Director, Zomato MEA, speaks exclusively to SME Advisor… What was the biggest challenge to Zomato’s growth in... Read more
Global Jet Centre: Flying into the future
Having successfully completed three years of operations since its inception in the UAE, Global Jet Centre is all set to take on the business aviation sector by storm. Here’s an excerpt of our interaction with the budding entrepreneurs… Taking-off Three like-minded individuals founded Global Jet Centre in November, 2013... Read more
SME business growth

SME business growth

Infographics November 30, 2015

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Don’t do, delegate!

Delegating is a critical skill that most SME owners overlook – often at their own peril. We provide a practical action plan…

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Tejar Dubai recently organised its third workshop of the year entitled, Initiating Commercial Projects through Social Networking which reviews the role of social media in businesses for over 70 aspiring UAE entrepreneurs at the Dubai Chamber premises recently. The workshop discussed various features of social networking sites and the role of... Read more
Two VIP delegations comprising of senior trade development officials and businessmen from Thailand and the Philippines recently visited Jebel Ali Free Zone (Jafza). Both the delegations were received by Ibrahim Mohamed Aljanahi, Deputy CEO of Jafza and his team that included Adil Al Zarooni, Senior Vice President Sales, Khadija... Read more
The UAE Ministry of Economy, through its Foreign Trade Policies Department, organised a technical workshop on the challenges facing foreign trade and investment. The event highlighted the latest international development trends and raised awareness about the UAE’s commercial competitiveness in regional and international markets. Held at Conrad Hotel, Dubai, it... Read more
Business owners often believe that having a unique product offering sets them apart from competition and is enough to sustain in today’s fast-paced markets. But, is that really enough? SME Advisor offers top advice… “Number one, cash is king. Number two, communicate. Number three, buy or bury the competition.” –... Read more