Be genuine Tanzanian

The Concept of First Impressions, developed by Harvard Business School, teaches, that when people first meet, within seconds they check each other up for two factors:

  1. Can I trust this person?
  2. Can I respect this person?

Competence only works after Trust has been established: “If someone you’re trying to influence doesn’t trust you, you’re not going to get very far; in fact, you might even elicit suspicion because you come across as manipulative,” – instead of appearing smart and competent!

#1choiceSince the start of the 21st century – the begin of the digital age – it became a must, to represent your business not only by the real office, but to establish a virtual online-office as well! A carefully chosen internet-domain with own e-mail address, will boost trust and prestige.

Contrary to this, e-mail addresses like <***> or <***> make an enterprise look untrustworthy, leave alone using Facebook as corporate website!

There ain’t no such thing as a free lunch” – using Facebook, Google, Hotmail or Yahoo comes with a cost! If Facebook would be a tenant, offering you a real space to stay, similar conditions would imply, that Mr. Facebook installs surveillance cameras in your rooms and claims prerogative to post your records on YouTube or to sell them. Read more here: Facebook’s Eroding Privacy Policy – a case study.

Anual recurring costs: TSh150,000

  1. Registration – without registering an address, how will anybody find your home(page)? Click the following link, to select your Tanzanian domain <> (domain name registration for 1 year and domain name server set-up: TSh50,000/year).
  2. Website Host – your homepage online 24/7, 365! The computer which contains and “serves” your data to the public is located in the United Kingdom (for max. privacy). Its like a house, where we rent a room – for TSh100,000 per year. Alike any room needs to be cleaned, any PC needs administration, maintenance against viruses or hackers, updates etc.– all inclusive!
    To illustrate how such an empty room looks like, please click this link:
  3. Web Design & Web Programming  – is required to turn such a void space into an attractive platform, where your visitors/customers feel @home. Please continue reading here: