Category: Entrepreneurs

Total 26 Posts


By Ian Mason

Sales are everything in business. It is a simple equation: if you don’t have sales, then you don’t have a business. Successful selling is a skill that must be practiced; however, Chris Bradley, Managing Partner of Dubai-based Keys and Holes, offers Tamakkan some fast-track advice for new entrepreneurs.

The Marketing Race


By Ian Mason

I like to think of myself as a modern guy. But when it comes to marketing, I have arrived at the awful realisation that I am decidedly pre-historic.

As a marketing professional, this equates to disaster. I was like the proverbial ostrich with its head in the sand, naively thinking the phenomenon that is social media was a passing fad – if I stayed buried long enough, it would pass over and we’d return to the traditional mainstream media I am so familiar with.


Meet Your Neighbour

This month Tempo introduces you to enterprising entrepreneur, Purvi Gokani.

“Originally, I am from Bombay, India and I’ve lived in UAE for well over 14 years. To tell you the truth, I have lived and worked in other emirates of this wonderful country but none of them compare to Abu Dhabi.