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  • ‘HOME FIELD ADVANTAGE’ WORKS IN BUSINESS AS WELL AS BASEBALL

    Homegrown Startups, homefield advantage

    Are you an entrepreneur or business owner looking to do business in or move your business to an unfamiliar region because it is densely populated? According to research findings, maybe you shouldn’t be so hasty to pack your bags. The length… Read More ›

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  • 3 AGRIBUSINESS STARTUP MODELS IN NIGERIA

    Agribusiness startups models

    There is a growing interest in agriculture among Nigerians. However, there is little knowledge about how to go about starting an agribusiness. Some agriculture startups in Nigeria are finding success as they adopt different agribusiness models and are getting middle-class… Read More ›

  • THE BENEFITS OF MENTORING FOR ENTREPRENEURS

    Mentoring Programs for Entrepreneurs

    Starting up a new business is hard. It is good to have somebody to offer you advice on decisions and to look over the shoulder when starting your first business. It is beneficial to be involved in a mentoring program… Read More ›

  • DIARY OF AN AFRICAN CRYPTOCURRENCY MINER

    How does Bitcoin Mining work?

    Cryptocurrency mining is a computationally intensive process which rewards early adopters. A former Kenyan sheepherder, without a college degree; who hadn’t heard of bitcoin a year ago. He had no access to a computer a decade ago but he was… Read More ›

  • WHY EVERY ENTREPRENEUR NEEDS TO KNOW HOW TO SWIM

    As an entrepreneur you are swimming in an ocean full of sharks

    Did you just discover that someone stole your brilliant idea? The idea was probably not stolen; you are bound to find similarities in people’s ideas all over the world because everyone is building on and using the same body of… Read More ›

  • MAKING SOCIAL MEDIA MARKETING WORK FOR YOUR SMALL BUSINESS

    New technologies for expanding your business and increasing revenue

    What social media marketing strategy would work for your small business? Social media consists of online technologies, practices or communities. People use social media to generate content, share opinions, insights, experiences and perspectives with each other. It mainly involves participation,… Read More ›

  • WAYS MICRO-INFLUENCERS CAN HELP YOUR SMALL BUSINESS

    Micro-influencer marketing, social media influencers

    Micro-influencer marketing is a social media concept. It is a concept similar to influencer marketing, but on a smaller scale. Instead of using sponsored ads, brands partner with individuals with smaller followings on social media to promote their products with… Read More ›

  • ENTREPRENEURSHIP: 5 THINGS YOUNG PEOPLE SHOULD KNOW

    High school is a good time for you to prepare for the reality that the concept of a job, i.e., earning a living, is dramatically changing. Here are some key things you should know as a young person to prepare… Read More ›

  • WHY ENTREPRENEURSHIP EDUCATION MUST START BEFORE UNIVERSITY

    Entrepreneurship Education, Teaching Entrepreneurship in High Schools, Becoming Influential Young Entrepreneurs

    Entrepreneurship has a broader meaning than simply starting an enterprise. It encompasses a habit of mind and is an approach to addressing challenges and risks. Many people may default to be entrepreneurs because of the uncertainties of how one may… Read More ›

  • 25 BUSINESS IDEAS WORTH MILLIONS THAT I DON’T HAVE TIME TO BUILD

    A business idea is usually centred on a product or service that can be offered for money. A good business idea has problem solving as its principal focus. A promising business idea is also innovative, unique and profitable.   Thousands… Read More ›