Constant increase in the demand for well-processed and stored maize has always resulted in a huge increase in the importation of the commodity into Nigeria.
MYSTERIOUS as it appears, ideas are not difficult to come up with. There is a system, call it a formula, through which you can get new ideas regularly. And it can get as easy as it takes you to breathe when your lungs are functioning well. And, best of all, you can easily learn how to do it.
I’ve seen several “ordinary people” who have taken a hobby that they love and transformed it into a viable business venture. When they come to me for advice on starting a business, they often express how they don’t feel satisfied with their current career and are searching for more satisfying work. Though the entrepreneurial desire is there, many lack clarity about what they really want to do.
The busiest and most vibrant time of the year for everyone – the ‘Ember’ months – is here again. While many workers look forward to the extra work-free days they enjoy in this season, entrepreneurs see it as a time for more work, more sales and more profit. The shopping, outings, family get-togethers and activities such as weddings, funerals, launchings, convocations, carnivals, etc., that are usually tied to this period, present a unique opportunity that smart entrepreneurs can capitalize on to make more money.....readmore
“Everyone can rise above their circumstances and achieve success if they are dedicated to and passionate about what they do.
Technological advancement as seen from the standpoint of the internet is revolutionizing everything and radio broadcasting is not left out. This week, SuccessDigest brings to you the refreshing story of online radio stations and how those passionate about it can set it up profitably. It is where the future of radio broadcasting is heading to and this early time is when to take the idea seriously.
There is no doubt in my heart that you or anyone can succeed in business. That fact was permanently established when I succeeded in mine. If I could start where I took off from and still end up where I'm as I’m writing this - and with the greater heights I'll still ascend to from here - then anyone can. And that anyone includes YOU!
The goal of this article is to show you how to create success in life and business whenever you want it.
Are you wondering, as I did several years ago, why most people fail to apply the knowledge they acquire, knowledge that, in some cases, savings accounts were closed in order to acquire it? Friend, some of the reasons I uncovered will surprise you!
Hi, esteemed Readers of this column; this week I bring you an interesting article I saw and felt you must also read, written by Michael Hyatt, Chairman of Thomas Nelson Publishers. Why? Because of the nugget of business wisdom it contains. Enjoy, I’ll see you next week.
It’s becoming increasingly difficult to make ends meet with just one source of income. This, therefore, is the main reason why more and more people are finding out the possibilities of starting their own extra-income business. Many of these part-time endeavors can be started and operated from the comfort and privacy of the home. This edition of SuccessDigest brings to you six profitable money making businesses you can pursue to make at least N20, 000 weekly. One of these six ideas can be your blueprint for success.
Giving of self is the essence of love, which is self-sacrifice. A fundamental requirement of a good marriage is a willingness to give of ourselves for the good of others.
Let me say a few things about 'staying focused' on your business: It is not only being short of cash that entices you to lose focus on your core business. What I call the 'greener grass syndrome' also interferes with your focus.
You have a great business idea, and even got started on a business plan. But now you wonder: is my upstart business model really viable? How do you test an idea? How do you find out if people will buy it or patronize it?
With the help of a simple conversion kit, it is a possibility that you can now run your generator with gas. This edition of SuccessDigest gives you all the details – how it can be done, where you can go to get the conversion done for you, how it can save you money, how and where you can go to get trained to do the conversion by yourself [in case you want to take it up as a business] and where you can import the conversion kit from and sell in Nigeria. This is not fiction because it is coming from the mouths of those involved in it for usage as well as from those involved in it for business. As usual, we hope you benefit from this story.
The busiest and most vibrant time of the year for everyone – the ‘Ember’ months – is here again. While many workers look forward to the extra work-free days they enjoy in this season, entrepreneurs see it as a time for more work, more sales and more profit. The shopping, outings, family get-togethers and activities such as weddings, funerals, launchings, convocations, carnivals, etc., that are usually tied to this period, present a unique opportunity that smart entrepreneurs can capitalize on to make more money.
My reader, can I ask you a question? If yes, then read on.
Tom was born in 1225 near Aquinas, Italy, thus, the name Thomas Aquinas. By age fourteen, he was a student at the University of Naples. From there he decided to become a Catholic priest, a Dominican. His family was not happy about his plan and developed a strategy to dissuade him. They kidnapped him and held him for fifteen months, in hopes that he would change his mind. But he did not change his mind.
You are doing business in Nigeria and that business is all about offering people the services and products they want. The smart thing to do is to reach the people (your customers) on the most dynamic media they use or must inevitably use in no distant time – the Internet. So, if your business is not yet online – that is, on the Internet- now is the time to start thinking seriously about putting it there.
One of the things I asked start-up business owners to do in last week’s article is that they must study elementary bookkeeping. That would not make them an accountant, but they would at least have a working knowledge of how accountants keep records of business transactions. And they can easily follow the movement of the money they make as it comes in and goes out and then comes in again.
If you’re an entrepreneur, it’s important that you love your business; after all you have the freedom and opportunity to make it what you want! A sermon becomes impactful when the preacher is a practitioner of his message. Below are the success lessons from starting and running my various businesses.
Did you know that Nigeria’s mobile telephone subscriber base had hit105.2 million as at August, 2012? Well, that is what the subscriber data released by the Nigerian Communications Commission revealed. All of those subscribers would need mobile phones and even if there can be two SIM cards in a phone, the number of Nigerians who own more than one mobile phone takes care of that meaning that mobile phone handsets in Nigeria as at today are over 100 million in number.
I want to dedicate this write-up to Alhaji Raheem A. Adejumo of blessed memory. He’s responsible for the insight that made it possible for me to have a good report to write on in this aspect of my entrepreneurial adventure today.
In the world today, a lot of marriages now end in divorce, leaving bitter spouses and confused children in their wake. Don't let this happen to you! Whether your marriage is going through tough times or is experiencing marital bliss, or even if you're not yet married but considering it, here's some free but proven advice to help your marriage last.
This article is designed to show you the basic steps to starting a career as an Internet Research Specialist.
When in 1981, Israel Lawal desired an aluminum table for his personal use, little was he aware that he would venture into the business on a full-time scale. Today, Lawal is a successful personality in the area of aluminum furniture business.
Mahatma Gandhi was a non-violent fighter for human rights and the leader of India’s freedom struggle. He was respected and admired even by his opponents, and often feared by his enemies. Millions of his followers literally worshipped him.
In this part of the world, people can pray. They even pray when all they need do is to take action. How? Let’s check these:
As you may know, staff management is a delicate issue in business. I've to thank God Almighty for the way He has helped me to scale over this great hurdle in business. I cannot credit any other source for the modest success I have had so far in managing staff. Here are a few of the hows to handle staff matters that God taught me:
As a follow-up on last week’s article, this piece is designed as a template and sample proposal you can use in getting sponsorship for your book. Next week, I will give you a template/sample for your event.