5 Ways to Retrace Your Steps after Failing Woefully

5 Ways to Retrace Your Steps

Failing is not fun, but it’s sadly inevitable that unhappy moments will rear their ugly heads at some point in our lives.

Everyone tries to avoid doing stuff that attracts pain, suffering and failure. Most people go ahead to do the wrong things hoping and expecting to succeed at it.

You and I know that heading in the wrong direction no matter how fast and seemingly right doesn’t turn out to be meaningful at the end. The presumed happiness will only be short-lived, just like playing poker and hoping you’ll ace all the time.

Failing at the workplace likewise gives off intense amount of pain especially when you’ve put in so much effort and yet the results are not encouraging.

Here’s the deal… Continue reading “5 Ways to Retrace Your Steps after Failing Woefully”

7 Things to Consider Before Paying For a Shared Workspace

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The shared workspace concept is trending these days for several reasons. The quest to work freely and at any location has introduced this new working culture.  Investors have created affordable shared workspaces from basic to luxury features for short time rent for start-ups and small businesses. This culture is spreading fast and is being embraced by the youth population.

Before you get caught up in the trend, take time to consider why you’ll need to pay for one. Continue reading “7 Things to Consider Before Paying For a Shared Workspace”

Why Bootstrapping Your Start-up Idea is Inevitable for Long-term Business Success

The word Boostrapping has been around since the nineteenth century referring to doing impossible tasks like pulling oneself across a yard’s fence using one’s bootstraps.

The founder of a popular hosting service for software development services GitHub, Tom P. Werner actually turned down a six figure salary from Microsoft to work on his own venture. He had to bootstrap GitHub for about five years before accepting a large investment funding. Continue reading “Why Bootstrapping Your Start-up Idea is Inevitable for Long-term Business Success”

New eBook | Bootstrap the Right Way – A Start-up Guide for Aspiring Entrepreneurs

Launching a business is just the first step, knowing if you did it right is another.

To Bootstrap a business the right way is inevitable for start-ups, get it right while its early.

This start-up guide is for entrepreneurs who just have  to do more but have  little.  Every business has its growth phases which every entrepreneur needs to get real with.

The knowledge of this reality will not only guide him through the entrepreneurial challenges but will also unveil to him ways to find success and fulfillment while at it.

This guide is enriched with real life examples of entrepreneurs who bootstrapped their businesses from the first year till it gained traction.

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7 Valuable Ways a 9-5 Job Prepares You for Life as an Entrepreneur

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A few people choose not to settle for the 9-5 cubicle for the rest of their active working careers, they know they need to transition at some point to private practice or some other type of business.

You’ll agree that working in a structured environment and transitioning to run a business usually comes with its own advantages. The wealth of corporate experience and knowledge of how to structure an iconic business for success is transferred to the start-up company.

If you have a 9-5 job, value it…

Learn all you need to, the opportunity and knowledge you’re exposed to will help you when it’s time to start up.

It’ll be beneficial to start paying attention and recognize how your working career prepares you to transition later in life.

If you’re thinking this way, consider these lessons:

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Saheed Oladele – 8 Smart Reasons Why You Should Opt for the Entrepreneurs Route

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The thought of becoming an entrepreneur — starting a business — is scary and intimidating. But there are several genuine reasons why you should take that route now, so you won’t regret starting out late in the future. What? That tough, tricky, and lonely route? Yes, you read right.

Entrepreneurs are the hope of tomorrow, future decision makers, and world transformers. Take a smart look at a successful entrepreneur and tell me you don’t wish to be like him. Perhaps, you don’t like his lifestyle, but how about his income?

No one is born an entrepreneur nor did anyone suddenly wake up to become one. All entrepreneurs launched by taking the “start leap” — they all started out somewhere.

If you’re still contemplating on whether or not to become an entrepreneur and more importantly, to start now, here are smart reasons why you should take that leap to start now: Continue reading “Saheed Oladele – 8 Smart Reasons Why You Should Opt for the Entrepreneurs Route”

Ajibola Buriamoh – 4 Innate Qualities Ladypreneurs Need to Win in a Mens Dominated Market

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If you’re a woman living in any of Africa’s largest economy like Ghana, Uganda, Namibia and Nigeria, you’re most likely to run a business than your husband, brother, uncle or son.

On the flipside, living in North Africa, the men in your life have three times more chances to run a business than you do, the Fortune Magazine stated in one of its publications.

Top jobs in business and politics are held by men as the percentage of women in the workforce is on the decline. The percentage of women in the workforce has stagnated by about 55%.

In Nigeria, the campaign to run a women-inclusive government opened doors for women to move up the corporate ladder as gender inequality thins out. Continue reading “Ajibola Buriamoh – 4 Innate Qualities Ladypreneurs Need to Win in a Mens Dominated Market”

9 Tips to Finding the Right Co-founder for Your Business

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To complement your skills  and  build a formidable force from the onset, carrying the burden of a business alone is not an easy task.

Two heads are better than one. For diversity and continuity, introducing a co-founder could be a good thing for times you’ll not be available for your business.

To find and accept a co-founder is a daunting task for most entrepreneurs bearing in mind giving away a certain degree of control to the business.

To help out with this sensitive business decision, I’ve outlined a few tips to help you in your decision. Continue reading “9 Tips to Finding the Right Co-founder for Your Business”