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For Entrepreneurs : Let’s Learn From Mark This Season

For Entrepreneurs : Let’s Learn From Mark This Season

If you’re doing it right, entrepreneurship will never get easier, no matter what you accomplish. There will always be new challenges to tackle. Mark Zuckerberg’s 2018 New Year’s challenge is proof of that. As is his tradition, the Facebook co-founder yesterday shared his New Year’s resolution on the platform. In 2015, Zuckerberg said he would be reading a […]

I Became Unapologetically Authentic – Nikki Barua

I  Became Unapologetically Authentic – Nikki Barua

In 1980, I was a little girl growing up in India, a nation struggling with poverty. No Barbie dolls or fancy toys or TV shows. And definitely no Disneyland. I didn’t grow up with access to media or exposure to successful role models. My father did something very special that left an imprint on my […]

Gombe NAWOJ Trains 60 Women In Cancer Detection

Gombe NAWOJ Trains 60 Women In Cancer Detection

The Gombe State chapter of the Nigeria Association of Women Journalists (NAWOJ) has organised the training of 60 women from the media and other groups in self examination of the breast with the aim of detecting the early sign of cancer to forestall the adverse effect of the decrease. Dr Yusuf Abdullahi, a Histopathology Consultant […]

Non-Salesy Entrepreneurs Brace Yourself

Non-Salesy Entrepreneurs Brace Yourself

Someone asked you about your business and once again, you didn’t have a compelling answer for them. You quickly tried to remember your “elevator pitch” that you’d practiced for hours in front of the mirror, but it didn’t work. The best you could do was just stammer out a weak description of the product or […]

You Should Reward Yourself For The Job Done So Far

You Should Reward Yourself For The Job Done So Far

But far from breeding laziness and entitlement, as is often claimed, rewarding ourselves frequently and liberally helps us learn new skills and develop desirable traits. When we receive a reward, our dopamine neurons fire up, encouraging our brain to repeat the behavior. Consequently, linking rewards to the completion of a difficult or odorous task helps us […]

5 Lessons I Learned From My Father – for Business and for Life

5 Lessons I Learned From My Father – for Business and for Life

As I was coming up with ideas for my new wine brand, my mother had suggested I call it “Josh” — my father’s nickname. Although she was half joking, I loved the idea because the name embodied everything the wine stood for; it was bold and complex, yet approachable, just like dad. Although my father […]

The Four Biggest Myths About Entrepreneurship

The Four Biggest Myths About Entrepreneurship

Myth 1 Your friends and family understand you—so they will understand your business. Let’s be clear: your friends and family usually have the best of intentions, and most of the time, they’re doing their best to support you in your new venture. Despite that, many people—and that can include your parents, your best friend, or […]

The 3 T’s of Authority Building for Women

The 3 T’s of Authority Building for Women

As a female director at a marketing authority company, I am unquenchably curious, both professionally and personally, as to how women secure themselves a place at the table – how they distinguish themselves in their fields and become the go-to experts. It’s tempting to think that since its 2017, women do it the same way […]

Foundation Boosts Women Entrepreneurship With N1 Million

Foundation Boosts Women Entrepreneurship With N1 Million

The Sarah Adebisi Sosan Foundation (SASF) has empowered 50 women from various communities in Ojo Local Government area of Lagos state with N1 million. Speaking at ceremony held at the Ojo township hall, the former deputy governor of Lagos State and founder of the Foundation, Sarah Adebisi Sosan stated that the cash donation was to […]

Forecast 2017: Workplace Learning Trends to Watch

Forecast 2017: Workplace Learning Trends to Watch

    As we get ready to put the wraps on 2016, many of us are still processing the literally world-changing events that have transpired. Nonetheless, we need to prepare for 2017, and that requires making educated bets on what the future holds. Here are some workplace learning trends I expect to gain steam over […]

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