Arts & Culture

Ayokanmi and Tolu Binutu – Doing Business with Art, Design, Portraits, Painting and More

Ayokanmi and Tolu Binutu – Doing Business with Art, Design, Portraits, Painting and More

Eugene Lonesco once said, “A work of art is above all an adventure of the mind”. Two Brothers in Nigeria clearly have a passion for Art, and they decided to take this odyssey into the art world to the next level. They clearly saw a gap. They were unhappy with the situation ...

Arise Arizechi

June 30th, 2015

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Are you a ‘Jack/Jill’ of Many Trades? Here Are 5 Ways To Manage Your Different Pursuits

Are you a ‘Jack/Jill’ of Many Trades? Here Are 5 Ways To Manage Your Different Pursuits

Winston Churchill once said about focus: “You will never reach your destination if you stop and throw stones at every dog that barks.” Steve Jobs notably said, “Focus is about saying ‘No’.” The letters in focus have even been defined thus:

Jennifer Nkem-Eneanya

May 15th, 2015

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Bootstrapping Your Business? Here are 10 Ways To Do It Right!

Bootstrapping Your Business? Here are 10 Ways To Do It Right!

Fact: The chances of receiving funding for your start-up is slim, so if you are serious about starting a business, you are going to have to dip into your own pockets and bootstrap your way to the top. It isn’t easy, but it can be very rewarding -both personally and ...

Jennifer Nkem-Eneanya

May 8th, 2015

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Nonyelum Ibeh is Creating Her Own Miracles

Nonyelum Ibeh is Creating Her Own Miracles

To say that unemployment in Africa is at astronomical levels is an understatement. Across the continent, about 10 million to 12 million young people join the labour market each year. Many of these graduates and secondary school leavers are stranded at the bus stop of life, ...

Arise Arizechi

December 17th, 2014

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Brand King: A Brutal View to Business

Brand King: A Brutal View to Business

Welcome to the inner streets, the corporate world. Word on the street, says that you want to succeed, and make an impact huh? [now clears throat like Al Capone…] Then welcome my friend, to an initiation. Your passport is value. We assume you have this to sell. Now, ...

Jennifer Nkem-Eneanya

January 31st, 2014

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Clare Akamanzi- The Power Woman in Business

Clare Akamanzi- The Power Woman in Business

Young, talented and focused; Clare Akamanzi knows and shares the secrets to a successful business. She is one that derives great pleasure in mentoring young business people; helping them act more inventively and productively. To her, whatever business is worth doing is worth

Lovelyn Okafor

January 16th, 2014

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Brand King on WEALTH!!!

Brand King on WEALTH!!!

 The Forbes list shows that there are only 1,400 billionaires (in dollars) out of 6 billion people in the world. So Pareto’s principle also known as the Management’s 80: 20 Rule is right. Blunt but truthful, there would always be more poor people than rich ...

Eizu Uwaoma

December 13th, 2013

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Brand King: Laws of Business, Life & Entrepreneurship

Brand King: Laws of Business, Life & Entrepreneurship

The Laws of Business, Life & Entrepreneurship 1.       Purpose If you do not know where you are going, everywhere you get to will look like it. Know why you’re alive, work and in business. Find a greater reason beyond survival and making a living. Add tremendous ...

Guest Blogger

October 11th, 2013

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Business 101: Maintaining Sustainable Growth in Business

Business 101: Maintaining Sustainable Growth in Business

Businesses project and position themselves for growth and long term success, making certain aspects such as finance, management, and sustainability vitally important. This means keeping the growth or success of the company or business either at a break-even level or higher ...

Charles Mensah

September 6th, 2013

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Things Never To Say To Your Boss

Things Never To Say To Your Boss

 Everyone has a boss. Even if you “work for yourself,” you’re still an employee to your client. A big part of maintaining the boss-employee relationship is to never allow a boss to think you dislike your work, are incapable of doing it, ...

Christina Adegbaju

April 12th, 2013

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Africa’s Most Successful Women’s Series – NJERI RIONGE

Africa’s Most Successful Women’s Series – NJERI RIONGE

Ever heard of a serial entrepreneur? Well neither had I until I stumbled on Njeri Rionge, one of Kenya’s most successful and revered serial entrepreneurs. Rionge co-founded multi-million dollar companies in quick succession. A 36 year old mom, she co-founded Wananchi Online,

Jennifer Nkem-Eneanya

October 15th, 2012

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