Interview: Sara Nana Yeboah – How to Choose a Business Name: 5 Top Tips

Name: Sara Nana Yeboah Name Of Company: SANGY Nursing Services Country: Ghana Choosing a business name is an essential element of building a successful brand, and defines your unique selling point. Choosing that killer name can be

By | March 30th, 2015|Interviews, Marketing, Startups|0 Comments

10 African Entrepreneurs to Watch in 2015

Being an entrepreneur, it sounds amazing doesn’t it? In theory, entrepreneurship sounds awesome. You’re in control of you own destiny, working hours, and you can work from anywhere in the world. But as any entrepreneur

By | January 28th, 2015|Startups|0 Comments

10 Nigerian Startups to Watch out for in 2015

2014 was a great year for the Nigerian business world, and most importantly startups. An increasing amount of entrepreneurs in Nigeria turned their attention to building businesses that provided solutions to Nigeria’s problems by providing

By | January 12th, 2015|Startups|2 Comments

Top 20 Lucrative Businesses in Nigeria That Make Millions of Naira

Doing business in Nigeria is currently viewed as one of the most lucrative business ventures, in today’s global business environment. For the past 50 years Nigeria has been dependent on its valuable oil resources, which

By | December 20th, 2014|Business, Startups|324 Comments

What’s the Best Age to Become an Entrepreneur?

I often get asked by aspiring entrepreneurs - am I too old or too young to become a successful entrepreneur? The simple answer is no. Starting a business requires a shrewdness and resilience that you

By | December 10th, 2014|Business, Startups|0 Comments

7 Key Traits of a Successful Entrepreneur

Not everyone makes it big as an entrepreneur. While some can rapidly scale their small company into an empire, others can barely survive the ups and downs that their industry has to offer. So who

By | December 3rd, 2014|Business, Startups|0 Comments

Top 10 Reasons Why Startups Fail | Entrepreneurs

When done right, entrepreneurship can offer you limitless possibilities.  We are all familiar with the modern day rags to riches stories of entrepreneurs being propelled from the bedroom to the boardroom.  However, there is another

By | November 28th, 2014|Business, Startups|0 Comments

How to Successfully Finance Your Business

“Nigerian business is booming”, “Nigerian business is growing”, these are comments you will see daily in international news, or in any Nigerian news portal.  But then, on the other hand, I get asked by a

By | November 12th, 2014|Business, Finance, Startups|0 Comments

Choosing the Perfect Company Name

How important is a name?  The answer is, Very important! “What’s in a name?”  In business, your name is the first part of the customer experience.  The customer is likely to encounter your name, before

By | November 6th, 2014|Business, Marketing, Startups|0 Comments