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Make policies in favour of e-commerce to solve unemployment, entrepreneurs plead
David Afolayan e-Commerce Entrepreneur

Make policies in favour of e-commerce to solve unemployment, entrepreneurs plead

Some entrepreneurs in Ibadan say the country will overcome unemployment problem if governments in all levels can promote policies in favour of e-commence business. In separate interviews with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Saturday in Ibadan, the entrepreneurs insist that the youth ought to be the target of […]

Leadership styles and relational energy in the workplace
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Leadership styles and relational energy in the workplace

One of the drivers of organisational success is energy generated between employees in the workplace. This energy represents how employees are mentally engaged and motivated in committing their efforts to carrying out allocated duties. A component of organisational energy is relational energy; which denotes the energy generated and transmitted when […]

Metrowoman entrepreneur of the week: Yetty Williams
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Metrowoman entrepreneur of the week: Yetty Williams

Yetty Williams Yetty Williams is the founder of LagosMums, a resource for mothers, parents and caregivers on raising children in the 21st Century. LagosMums is the first Nigerian parenting website dedicated to offering a one-stop destination for parents in Lagos, Nigeria and the Diaspora. It has become a trusted platform […]

Tech experts urge entrepreneurs to develop problem solving contents
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Tech experts urge entrepreneurs to develop problem solving contents

Right – Head of Advertising operation, Guardian Digital, Kola Akintola alongside other discussants at Google for Nigeria event in Lagos Tech experts have urged entrepreneurs in the digital space to create contents with the ability to solve problems and meeting the needs of their audience. These experts who spoke during […]

Facebook, Afrinolly partner to empower creators with digital skills
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Facebook, Afrinolly partner to empower creators with digital skills

The social media giant Facebook and Nollywood digital viewing platform, Afrinolly have announced plans to empower 3,000 creative entrepreneurs and 2,000 students on digital marketing skills. Known as Facebook for Creators, the partnership will train artists, photographers, designers, filmmakers, journalism students and others to leverage digital tools to gain more […]

Building and sustaining your business (IV): Clarifying your mission, vision and values
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Building and sustaining your business (IV): Clarifying your mission, vision and values

Henrietta Onwuegbuzie. PHOTO: YouTube This week, we continue to discuss how to build and sustain your business by understanding how your mission, vision and values provide the foundation of a successful and sustainable business. The concepts mission statement and vision statement are mentioned simply as clichés because most people do […]

Sustaining and growing your business
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Sustaining and growing your business

PHOTO: Shutterstock In the previous article, I stated that entrepreneurs should consciously seek to inspire a sense of ownership of the business in their staff to encourage commitment and performance. Some of the means mentioned include: Sharing your vision for the business with staff, involving them in decision-making, and ensuring […]

Igbinedion varsity unveils new governing council, tasks members on entrepreneurial development
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Igbinedion varsity unveils new governing council, tasks members on entrepreneurial development

Igbinedion University, Okada, Edo State The Chancellor, Igbinedion University, Okada, Gabriel Osawaru Igbinedion, has constituted the 5th governing council of the institution. He charged the members to improve on the gains of previous councils, and further take the school’s development to another level. The former Edo State Governor, Lucky Igbinedion, who is […]

LBS: Where budding entrepreneurs meet
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LBS: Where budding entrepreneurs meet

LBS building With changing times, experts are canvassing a new model of skill acquisition through apprenticeship and mentoring for rapid social-economic development. Aside the unfriendly business environment, the challenge of power supply, inconsistencies in government policy, high infrastructural deficit and tax regimes, absence of mentoring for budding entrepreneurs contribute to […]