Author: Javed Ahsan

  • Sri Lanka’s Luxury Vehicle Imports: Repeating Past Mistakes?

    Sri Lanka’s Luxury Vehicle Imports: Repeating Past Mistakes?

    As Sri Lanka resumes the import of luxury vehicles, the high-priced electric car import raises a pressing question: are we repeating the same mistakes that led to its recent economic crisis? With forex reserves still fragile and the middle class struggling to afford basic transportation, prioritising these high-cost imports threatens to drain Sri Lanka’s resources…

  • Entrepreneurship: Wearing Ten Hats for Success

    Entrepreneurship: Wearing Ten Hats for Success

    In the dynamic world of entrepreneurship, success often hinges on wearing multiple hats with finesse. Beyond mere business acumen, entrepreneurs must embody a diverse skill set to navigate challenges and seize opportunities. From visionary leadership and financial stewardship to product innovation and customer relationship management, mastering these roles is essential for sustained growth and impact.…

  • Job Security: How to Manage It

    Job Security: How to Manage It

    In today’s dynamic workforce, job security isn’t just about holding onto a position, it’s about navigating a landscape of change and uncertainty with strategic foresight. As professionals, we strive not only for stability in our careers but also for the assurance that our contributions are valued and our future is secure. Understanding the key indicators…

  • Office Politics: How to Deal with It

    Office Politics: How to Deal with It

    Office politics is the intricate web of interactions, power dynamics, and strategic maneuvers that shape the culture of workplaces. Understanding these dynamics is essential for succeeding in professional environments. Analysing office politics involves strategically decoding relationships, identifying key influencers, and understanding decision-making processes. Thriving beyond office politics requires individuals to prioritise results, cultivate authentic relationships,…

  • Winning Mindset: Strategies to Develop

    Winning Mindset: Strategies to Develop

    In the pursuit of personal and professional success, one of the most critical factors is often overlooked: mindset. A winning mindset isn’t just about positive thinking; it’s a powerful tool that shapes our approach to challenges, influences our resilience in the face of adversity, and ultimately determines our ability to achieve our goals. In cultivating…

  • Leadership: Being Visionary with Humility and Integrity

    Leadership: Being Visionary with Humility and Integrity

    In today’s rapidly evolving world, the demands on leaders are higher than ever. It’s no longer enough to simply sail the ship. Rather, leaders must inspire, innovate, and overcome complex challenges with grace. However, the true hallmark of exceptional leadership lies in balancing visionary ambition with the virtues of humility and integrity. Visionary leaders with…

  • Embracing Change: Job to Entrepreneurship Mindset

    Embracing Change: Job to Entrepreneurship Mindset

    In today’s dynamic economic landscape, many individuals are contemplating a shift from traditional employment to entrepreneurship. This transition, however, involves more than just starting a business; it requires a fundamental change in mindset. Moving from a job mindset to an entrepreneurship mindset can open doors to innovation, self-reliance, and unlimited potential. Here’s how to make…