YouTube is undoubtedly the world’s largest video sharing website with hundreds of millions of people watching its videos daily.
Word-of-mouth advertising is important for every business, as each happy customer can steer dozens of new ones your way. And it's one of the most credible forms of advertising because a person puts their reputation on the line every time they make a recommendation and that person has nothing to gain but the appreciation of those who are listening.
It is a state of mind that desires strongly things that other people have.
At the just concluded SuccessDigest Enterprise Awards, (SDEA) 2013, where Jimoh Ibrahim (OFR) was also inducted into the SDEA Hall of Fame, attendees got more than they bargained for when the business mogul took to the rostrum to deliver his keynote address which became a high level business lecture on company acquisition.....readmore
“Everyone can rise above their circumstances and achieve success if they are dedicated to and passionate about what they do.
"Yeah, I can do it!" That joyful and exhilarating scream erupted from inside of me as I finished reading Napoleon Hill's perennial bestselling book, Think And Grow Rich. This was December 1983. And, for the first time in my life, I dared to dream of becoming an entrepreneur.
Beyond making money in cultivation, harvesting and marketing of fresh products in agriculture, this week’s edition of SucessDigest looks at the equally wealth creating potential of the post harvest activities of processing and storage.
Henry Ford’s breakthrough has changed the world of road transportation. Ford’s success also bloated his ego to the point that he did not listen to some of his key lieutenants.
Everybody is striving to become somebody in life, no doubt. It is nice to be important, but it is more important to be nice.
When Nigeria stood the risk of being banned by FIFA for an alleged age falsification charge against goalkeeper Abiodun Baruwa in 1996, my company, Complete Communications Limited, perhaps one of the few companies with the most committed and loyal staff in the whole world, was the vehicle God used to avert what could've been the greatest football disaster in the country's history.
Employee engagement is a workplace approach designed to ensure that employees are committed to their organisation’s goals and values, motivated to contribute to organisational success, and are able at the same time to enhance their own sense of wellbeing.
If you get it right, there is plenty of money involved in wholesale distribution of the fast moving products of great companies in Nigeria. This week, SuccessDigest continues to show you how to get involved having broached the issues in a recent edition where great products of nine companies were showcased.
Are you a jealous spouse, or are you suffering from your mate’s jealous behavior? No matter which side of this dilemma you find yourself this write-up will greatly help you. First, I would like to address the jealous spouse and attempt to explain why you are jealous and how to deal with this problem.
EVERY one of us has one hurdle or the other in our lives that we want to scale over. Your hurdle may be different from mine. Your hurdle may be looking for a good job while mine is getting the right type of person to do a particular job for me. Whatever it is that stands between us and what we desire is a hurdle. And unless we jump over them, we cannot make good progress.
7 years ago, I left a church I was with as a resident pastor to start my company and also launch an outreach ministry. I had nothing except the expertise I have developed over the years. I didn’t have a website or business cards and I definitely didn’t have testimonials to show prospective clients.
It is amazing how the Internet has made it possible for anyone to generate income right from the comfort of their home.
The order of life goes like this: From (being a) baby to toddler, toddler to adolescent, adolescent to adult. We become a husband/wife then God-willing, a parent.
SOMEONE asked me an interesting question at one of my seminars: “Can success be guaranteed in every venture one undertakes?” He was a middle-aged man who obviously has had some struggle coping with life's ups and downs.
Several young men and women are willing to launch into the business world, but they often start out underfunded. This tends to make them smaller at the outset and grow more slowly.
Oscar Ofoegbu, a native of Anambra state in the Eastern region of Nigeria, travels to Dubai twice a month to buy shoes and slippers, which she resells to local retailers in the Nigerian city of Enugu. She explains the simple steps to starting out in shoe business in this article.
The growth of a business does not diminish the need for funding to, for example, introduce new products or services; expand into new markets; hire or contract additional help; expand facilities or purchase new equipment and machinery. While it can be quite tough getting the loan, managing it effectively to keep the business on the growth path consistently, is equally challenging.
In some ways, whom you choose to marry is a matter of right or wrong. Spiritual wisdom comes from God, but in many ways, the decision requires considerable judgment - not necessarily absolute rights or wrong but I believe it is important to have wisdom and consider the advice of elderly ones around you. That was why Solomon told his son when advising him about relationships with women to pay attention to wisdom and preserve discretion. Proverbs 5:1-2.
There are a thousand and one factors that may cause a great business to collapse but in this article, we are looking at the most common among them.
I KNOW what you are thinking after reading that headline. You're saying to yourself: “What the heck does this guy mean by saying ‘Motivation is not enough?"
Nigerian Breweries Plc has concluded plans to hold the 2014 Golden Pen Awards. The company said the ceremony is slated to hold on Monday, June 30, 2014 at the Lantana Hall of the Eko Hotel, Victoria Island, Lagos by 5pm.
If there’s one thing entrepreneurs love to do, it is creating jobs for others. They are never satisfied. They keep thinking of how to reinvent themselves. This is the story of Awobajo Adeleke who started out with one business and ended up diversifying along the line. How was he able to do this? Find out in this interview.
I run a successful training and consulting company and have helped hundreds of entrepreneurs to launch or establish their own firms.
This article is designed to show you the importance of marketing and simple tips for making it work for your business and ideas.
PROVIDING your shoulders for someone to lean on is one of the noblest deeds you can render to your fellow human being.That someone, be he a relation, an acquaintance, or a total stranger, will never forget your kindness. And the assets side of your spiritual balance sheet will definitely improve following such action.
At a gathering of entrepreneurs, a wife was quoted as saying: “I could never work with my husband, we would kill each other!” To those who are aware of the vicissitudes of marriage, this statement is certainly not strange.
Every football team requires a Coach to succeed. The same is applicable to businesses. You need a business coach to succeed. Having said that, there are many small business coaches to choose from, so it helps to have clarity about what you're looking for in a coach.