How well you are able to manage other people will determine whether or not your business is successful. This includes finding the right place for yourself in the company’s actions and for hiring employees. Choosing employees who are capable, competent, compatible, committed and who fit into your company’s culture will ensure that the day to day aspects of your company…

Once you have determined that you have the necessary traits, skills and passion to become an entrepreneur, the next step will be to start up your dream business. #2 Getting Started Getting started with your dream business may be the easiest part of the process or it may be the hardest. It really depends on…

You’ve heard of euphoria, right? It’s derived from eustress, the positive stress that motivates, focuses energy and excites. Most people probably don’t realize that there are two kinds of stress — eustress and distress. Unlike eustress, distress is negative stress and, in the short term, distress stimulates the body’s fight or flight response, activating the sympathetic nervous…

By Oyinlola Oresanya (@oyinnlola) Did you just say “Boring”? Don’t worry. I totally get you. I used to think book keeping was a humongous task for an accountant or someone in a glorified profession similar to that. Book Keeping is a rather interesting topic and has been identified as one of the solutions to managing…

Passion represents one of the most important aspects of becoming a successful entrepreneur. Without passion your business will turn out to be just another job. #1- Always choose something you are passionate about!  Without passion, and a lot of it, your business dreams will become lost in the day to day grind of running a…

A recent survey found that more than 70% of people want to be some sort of entrepreneur. Becoming an entrepreneur is a sought after job for many reasons, including pride, purpose and possibly money. Starting and running your own business on a day to day basis is no easy task, but it is one that…

The Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer, Sovereign Trust Insurance Plc, Mr. Olaotan Soyinka, has urged young Nigerian entrepreneurs to embrace the culture of insurance during the current economic recession. He gave the advice at the sixth International Christian Business Exhibition and Conference held in Port Harcourt, Rivers State. According to a statement, Marketplace Apostles…

Tell me what you read and I’ll tell you who you are’ is true enough, but I’d know you better if you told me what you reread Entrepreneurs, whether they’re simply beginning their businesses or hoping to grow an existing brand need incredible business books that can have a big effect on the way they…

IFE OGUNFUWA writes on ways to develop products or services to sell fast Small businesses and large organisations are recording dwindling sales as a result of consumers’ low purchasing power. As such, there is a need for business organisations to revisit their overall marketing strategies. Experts say that an improved marketing strategy should not only…