Archive for: entrepreneurs

Subomi Plumptre: 15 great lessons for entrepreneurs

Subomi Plumptre: 15 great lessons for entrepreneurs

by Subomi Plumptre Money isn’t everything. Managers need to know they matter and that their contributions are appreciated. For the past 15 years, I’ve worked with entrepreneurs – as a member...

 

The Future Force (A documentary series)

The Future Force (A documentary series)

The Future Force is a documentary series that shares the experiences and highlights the various works of young entrepreneurs in Nigeria. This episode of the documentary features an interview with...

 

Opinion: If we all become entrepreneurs, who will work for our companies?

Opinion: If we all become entrepreneurs, who will work for our companies?

By Editi Effiong Being an entrepreneur is very cool…but if we all became entrepreneurs, who will work for our companies? An emerging trend I’ve noticed over the last year and half is that...

 

Ladi Delano, Ruth Obih, Audu Maikori… SEE the most influential young entrepreneurs #YNaijaPowerList

Ladi Delano, Ruth Obih, Audu Maikori… SEE the most influential young entrepreneurs #YNaijaPowerList

by Rachel Ogbu Ruth Obih The YNaija young entrepreneurs feature a section motivating and inspiring CEOs moving the Nigerian economy. That is why they make the #PowerList. In air travel, event planning,...

 

‘Know what your ideas are’ – Successful 12-year-old entrepreneur’s advises new comers (PICTURED)

‘Know what your ideas are’ – Successful 12-year-old entrepreneur’s advises new comers (PICTURED)

                    Maya Penn In a recent blog post, 12-year-old business owner Maya Penn penned advice to budding entrepreneurs on how to run...

 

25 dos and don’ts for entrepreneurs

25 dos and don’ts for entrepreneurs

Taking the mirror test; for people looking to start their own business from the ground up. 1. HAVE AN ANSWER Be able to answer why you want to be in business for yourself. 2. MONEY MOTIVATION? Don’t...

 

Opinion: Let’s all shed tears for the crappy startups that can’t raise any more money

Opinion: Let’s all shed tears for the crappy startups that can’t raise any more money

by Dan Lyons The great lie of these last few years is that anyone can be a tech entrepreneur… You just need a positive outlook and an ability to speak confidently while saying things that...

 

Pat Utomi: “Before someone says the same thing to Gbenga Sesan, Chude Jideonwo and others”

Pat Utomi: “Before someone says the same thing to Gbenga Sesan, Chude Jideonwo and others”

  The generation that left town provoked an opportunity to put straight the blame for my generation. Richard Branson is one of the world’s most highly regarded entrepreneurs. His call can colour...