What is the best business to start in 2018? What is the best small business ideas to start from home with little money? Which business opportunity has the potential for rapid growth? Do you have the capital and passion to start a business but you can’t seem to decide what business to start? If any…

 

Do you want to start a business, be financially independent and succeed as a teen? If YES, here are 13 easy steps on how to become a teenage entrepreneur. There is a popular misconception that if you want to be an entrepreneur, it is best to wait till later in life to start pursuing that…

 

Have you ever failed at your attempt to start any business? If you have ever failed at any of your attempts to start a business, then you are not alone. Most of the successful business people you see around you sure have experienced one form of failure or the other before they eventually succeeded. For…

 

If you think not attending a business school put you at a disadvantage, then think again. Here are 10 insider startup lessons you won’t learn in business school. There’s a whole lot to learn about business, investing and entrepreneurship before taking a plunge. And the more you learn and understand, the higher your chances of…

 

Is an academic degree needed to become a successful entrepreneur? Will it help your startup or be a competitive advantage for you? I advice you read on to find out. “If I had learned education, I would not have had time to learn anything else.” – Cornelius Vanderbilt Most people will argue in the positive…

 

Are you contemplating starting a business or pursuing a degree? If YES, here are 10 true reasons why business degrees are worthless for aspiring entrepreneurs. We live in a world where everyone wants to do what the next person is doing without really considering the individuality of things. The fact that all your siblings before…

 
 

Do you have a brilliant idea but you are scared it won’t sell in the marketplace? If YES, here are 11 simple steps to validating your business idea with $100 or less. One of the first things an entrepreneur is required to do after happening upon that light-bulb moment is to ensure that this great…

 
 

Why do you want to be an entrepreneur? Do you want to become a successful business owner but you have neither money nor college degree? If YES, then i advice you read on? How did entrepreneurs like Larry Ellison, Bill Gates, Ingvar Kamprad, Michael Dell, Aliko Dangote and Thomas Edison become successful? You are going…

 
 
 
 

Between a startup accelerator and incubator, what is the difference? Which will do more for your business without taking much? Here’s our own comparison of both. The road between business idea conception and actualization is usually a very long one. A lot of business owners find themselves unable to actualize their business dreams because of…

 

Who are the top richest industrialist billionaires in the world? What’s the success secret of the industrialist billionaires and how can you replicate it? How can you become a billionaire industrialist? If you desire to know the answer to any of these questions, then I suggest you read on. Industrialists all over the world are…

 

Are you the type of person who love to be in the spotlight and you are also enterprising? If YES, here are 10 guaranteed ways to become a famous entrepreneur. The desire of most entrepreneurs is not just to make a fortune, but it is also to make fame. The truth is that as an…

 

The joy of most entrepreneurs is to start a business that runs on auto – pilot and yet rakes in huge turn – over per month with little or no stress. Research shows that most businesses that have solid base, are highly profitable and can successfully foot all of its bills are such that can…

 

If you have ever taken your time to study most of the successful business people around you, you would realize that a large chunk of them are involved in businesses that they aren’t trained in school to do. Being successful as an entrepreneur and an investor is all about leveraging on opportunities when you come…

 

The joy of any entrepreneur is to build a successful business, hand over the business to his or her family members and after retirement look back to see the business grow in leaps and bounds. If as an entrepreneur, you can get your family members to buy into your business vision, and get them committed…

 

Why do the rich get richer, while the poor get poorer? What is the wealth accumulation secret of the rich? Well, i will be revealing some shocking insider secrets of the rich. Sometimes it just might seem that the world is partial especially when you see people who are extremely poor and can’t eke out…

 

Who is better to learn from than someone who has been there and done what you aim to achieve? There’s a popular saying that “No Man is an island.” To succeed in life, you need people to help you—to hold your hands and show you the way. You will get to your destination faster this…

 
 

Are you in the process of starting a business? Do you need an injection of capital into your business? Are you looking for a business partner with money for your startup company? If YES, then i advice you read on. It is often said that good things come in twos and even the Bible said…

 

Have you ever thought of the fact that out of the billions of people on earth, only a small fraction ever makes wealth before they pass on? The ratio of rich people to poor people is just so high; however, you need to ask yourself which side you want to fall to. Do you want…

 

Are you about pitching your ideas to raise fund? If YES, here are 9 easy but fail-proof ways to prevent bankers, sponsors and investors from stealing your ideas. Unique business ideas are not easy to come by. Think of all of the sleepless nights, all the brainstorming and all the financial and non-financial resources you…

 

Ideas are the foundation on which businesses are built. Every business has one thing in common; “an idea” which was followed up and converted into a money spinner. Some business ideas are so technical that you would have to wonder how anyone was able to come up with such, while some are very spontaneous and…

 

Do you want to start a business and be your own boss? If YES, here are 7 easy steps to become a CEO of your own company even without experience. Becoming a CEO in your own company is far easier than becoming a CEO in a company owned by another individual or group. In fact,…

 
 

I have read the book “Rich Dad Poor Dad” several times and with each reading, I discover a new lesson that I missed in the previous readings. For those who have constantly followed updates on this business blog, you will come to acknowledge the fact that I don’t review books until I have read and…

 

The name “Rothschild” mean different things to different people. To some, it signifies wealth and to others; it represents power. Recently, I decided to take a closer look at the core values of the Rothschild family; a value that sparked their rise from nothing to fame and fortune. Now who are the Rothschild’s and why…

 

So you have just bought a franchise opportunity and want to grow it fast? If YES, here are 8 result-oriented ways to make a business franchise successful. Franchising is where an established, successful business model and name is granted to a franchisee, in return for an investment and a share of their profits. It’s a…

 

Now putting business issues aside for a while, I want to share some real life tips, advice or whatever. I have had a lot of experiences in life and while reflecting over them, I was able to extract some lessons I have learned. So without wasting your time, below are 23 life lessons I have…

 
 

Are you an entrepreneur or small business owner? Do you want to invest in your business for maximum profit and fast growth? If YES, i advice you read on. One of the most crucial factor an entrepreneur or manager must keep an eye on; is the business expenditure. Big corporation with millions of dollars in…

 

Are you a self employed entrepreneur hoping to become a business owner? If YES, here are 7 easy steps on how to turn your self employment job into a business. Have you read the book cash flow quadrant? If you haven’t, then I will recommend you get it as soon as possible. In that book,…

 

School! School!! School!!! The ultimate dream of every Nigerian parent is to see their children pass through school, earn a degree, get a high paying job and live happily ever after. This was the dream we were sold on as kids, “To graduate and get a good job” and most parents / children pursued this…

 

One of the laws of Isaac Newton states that “To every action, there is an equal and opposite reaction.” This law is very true and applicable to the business world. No matter how good a decision or a business idea may seem, there is always a corresponding downside. Now what are the advantages of starting…

 

When it comes to building a business, mistakes are bound to be made. Some business mistakes are unavoidable but there are silly mistakes new entrepreneurs make out of inexperience. I will be using this medium to highlight 15 common business mistakes most entrepreneurs make in their startup phase. These business mistakes might look common but…

 

Who are the 25 top internet billionaires in the world? What’s the secret to the success of the top internet entrepreneurs? How did they come about their wealth? How did they become billionaires? And how can you replicate their success strategies to become a millionaire or billionaire? You are going to find out soon. In…

 

Today, I will be sharing with you the entrepreneurial story of one of the richest men on the soil of Africa. This man is young, ambitious and a billionaire by all standards. He was once an Executive Governor of Abia State, Nigeria; the founder of Slok Group and most importantly, a drop college drop out….

 

How much money does it cost to start a business? How much money is needed to start a business? This is the question on my mind this morning. Due to the nature of my business life, I tend to come in contact with a lot of people daily; both online and offline. And most times,…

 
 

What are the best small business survival strategies for entrepreneurs? How do you prevent your business from failing? Well, i advice you read on to find out. When it comes to business failures, mistakes in business and business challenges; I bet I have written a lot on this business blog with respect to those subjects….

 

One of my sources of inspiration is to see women doing exploits in business; and giving their male counterparts a run for the money. Are you an aspiring woman entrepreneur? Or you are just starting a new business? Do you want to learn how to start a business from scratch and grow it successfully? Do…

 

As an entrepreneur and investor, I have other successful business mentors and investment gurus I look up to for guidance and inspiration. And one of such successful entrepreneurs is Carlos Slim Helu; the richest man in the world 2010 and one of the richest people in the world. Over the years, I have quietly been…

 

What are the causes of business failure? What are the signs and symptoms of a failing business? Well, i advice you read on to find out. If you visit a construction site or a chemical plant, you might see some warning signs. These signs are called “red flags” and they alert you of impending danger….

 
 

Everyone loves stories especially when such stories are based on real life experiences. Everyday news is filled with stories of individuals who made or broke it. Human naturally love challenging stories; stories of exploit, stories that touch and connect with them emotionally. Now I want to bring the subject of stories down to entrepreneurship. The…

 

What is the secret to the success of the top 20+ richest people in Nigeria? Who are the Nigerian billionaires and how did they amass their wealth? What are the business success secrets of the successful entrepreneurs in Nigeria? What does it take to become a billionaire in Nigeria? If the answer to any of…

 

What impact does a small business coach have on young entrepreneurs and small business startups? Do you know that a business mentor is very important to your business? Do you know that having a small business coach or mentor can be a competitive advantage to your business? Have you tried to get a business coach…