Category Archives: ENTREPRENEUR

5 costly mistakes entrepreneurs make

Being an entrepreneur requires a lot of work, skill, sacrifice, commitment and wisdom. However, there is something extra that one needs to become a better entrepreneur and increase their chances of entrepreneurial success. This is a knowledge of the mistakes to never make as an entrepreneur. Jumia Travel, the leading online travel agency, shares 5 […]

How Presidential executive orders impact entrepreneurship

By Yinka Kolawole THERE are indications that the Small and Medium Enterprises, SMEs, in the country would be key beneficiaries of the recent executive orders rolled out by the Presidency for ease of doing business in Nigeria. The Acting President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, on May 18, 2017, signed three Executive Orders aimed at facilitating the ease […]

Minister canvasses entrepreneurial courses in tertiary institutions

MINISTER of Education, Mallam Adamu Adamu, has reiterated the need to include entrepreneurial and skills-based courses in the curriculum of Nigeria’s tertiary institutions to promote self-reliance amongst the nation’s school leavers. Malam Adamu Adamu Adamu made the call recently at the commissioning of the United Nations Reading Hub and unveiling of the Model United Nations […]

How to think like an entrepreneur

By Sadie Douse IF you are an entrepreneur, you need to think like an entrepreneur. If you are an employee working for a company who values entrepreneurial thinking, you need to think like an entrepreneur too. Here are some of the characteristics that make an entrepreneur. Think big, think change Entrepreneurs typically have that zeal to […]