Why goals fail 7 | © Fola Daniel Adelesi

Instant gratification The issue of priority just ties into instant gratification. There are too many dreams being killed by instant gratification. People embark on a project, make a little money and can’t think about putting the money back into the project. Someone takes a loan to start a business and …

Why goals fail 5 | © Fola Daniel Adelesi

Limited knowledge and training As you set some goals, you will see that you really need new trainings to achieve those goals. People set goals to start businesses but they have little knowledge about running any business. Please note that limited knowledge is the reason some businesses fail. That’s one …

Why goals fail 5 | © Fola Daniel Adelesi

Limited knowledge and training As you set some goals, you will see that you really need new trainings to achieve those goals. People set goals to start businesses but they have little knowledge about running any business. Please note that limited knowledge is the reason some businesses fail. That’s one …

Working from home or renting office spaces? | © Fola Daniel Adelesi

Having to work from home or deal with the skyrocketing rent of office spaces is one big issue for a lot of startups in Africa and around the world. A quick online search as at July 2016 reveals that some office spaces in Lagos, Nigeria are even more expensive than …

Working from home or renting office spaces? | © Fola Daniel Adelesi

Working from home or renting office spaces? | © Fola Daniel AdelesiHaving to work from home or deal with the skyrocketing rent of office spaces is one big issue for a lot of startups in Africa and around the world. A quick online search as at July 2016 reveals that …

Understanding and using market segmentation for startup growth | © Fola Daniel Adelesi

One of the most effective tools for growing a new business is the market segmentation tool. It is very important for startup owners to understand, study and work consistently with market segmentation in the life span of their businesses. Without market segmentation, every effort to grow the business will be …

Understanding and using market segmentation for startup growth | © Fola Daniel Adelesi

One of the most effective tools for growing a new business is the market segmentation tool. It is very important for startup owners to understand, study and work consistently with market segmentation in the life span of their businesses. Without market segmentation, every effort to grow the business will be …

Professionals you must hang around | © Fola Daniel Adelesi

When you are in business, especially when you are just getting started, one of the ways to get things done is to have some professionals that you will always hang around. This is very important for the growth and survival of your business. While you may always hire professionals to …

Professionals you must hang around | © Fola Daniel Adelesi

When you are in business, especially when you are just getting started, one of the ways to get things done is to have some professionals that you will always hang around. This is very important for the growth and survival of your business. While you may always hire professionals to …

Embrace technology and innovation for productivity | © Fola Daniel Adelesi

Technology is changing the way business is done and the ways customers interact with businesses in the 21st century. It is therefore pertinent for entrepreneurs to embrace technology in order to give their businesses a fair advantage over others who choose to watch technology. There’s no greater leverage for businesses …

Embrace technology and innovation for productivity | © Fola Daniel Adelesi

Technology is changing the way business is done and the ways customers interact with businesses in the 21st century. It is therefore pertinent for entrepreneurs to embrace technology in order to give their businesses a fair advantage over others who choose to watch technology. There’s no greater leverage for businesses …

Brush up your negotiation skills | © Fola Daniel Adelesi

Fuel is to cars as negotiations skills are to successful enterprises. To succeed in any business endeavor, the foreman and anyone managing the business must have strong negotiation skills. In several cases, businesses thrive not because the managers have found a lot of money but because they have learnt how …