Everyone wants make to money very fast but have you ever wondered; how did the rich and famous get there? How do I get there? it probably skipped your mind. well, it's not too late to think about it now, but first, lets see how Louis Vuitton made it By now we should all … Continue reading HOW HE MADE IT: Louis Vuitton
In today’s world, most people identify with success without wanting to know the story behind the success. Earlier this week, we wrote about Ronald Gerald Wayne, the co-founder of Apple Computers (https://connectskillsng.wordpress.com/2017/09/26/dont-be-like-wayne/). Prior to this write-up, we ran a 4 days series on funding opportunities available to entrepreneurs, however we will be telling you about … Continue reading HOW APPLE RAISED ITS FIRST FUNDING AND THEIR MANY FAILURES
Have you ever started any venture but pressurized into quitting? Obviously if you are an entrepreneur the answer should be a resounding YES. The purpose of this post is to encourage you not to despise the days of small beginnings, be diligent and believe the future holds greater harvest than you can imagine. Ronald Gerald … Continue reading DON’T BE LIKE WAYNE
If you see it in your mind, you can become it. When you understand that you can become whatever you think about........ Then you will be careful of "the things you think about" and "the people who makes you not to think positively about yourself". You own your life, so define your own success, start … Continue reading THINK IT AND DON’T GIVE UP.
If you're Nigerian you would probably be very familiar with the term 'Ponzi Schemes'. In the recession periods of early 2017, these get-rich-quick schemes took us by storm. Sometimes they promised 200% return on investment sometimes more, at the end they left most people very unhappy. Let's see how the business really began. Coming To America … Continue reading THE CURIOUS CASE OF CHARLES PONZI: THE FAILURE, THE SUCCESSFUL BUSINESSMAN AND THE FRAUDSTER.
CROWDFUNDING Crowdfunding, a very social way to raise money for a cause. Crowdfunding has been made very popular over the years from platforms like Kickstarter to GoFundMe. Crowdfunding has been used in the years mainly for raising money for medical aid, life-saving surgeries, political campaigns and relief funds for natural disasters. But crowdfunding is also a … Continue reading DAY 4 : FUNDING OPPORTUNITIES AVAILABLE TO ENTREPRENEURS.
Good evening ladies and gentlemen, I welcome you to the third day of our series “FUNDING OPPORTUNITIES AVAILABLE TO ENTREPRENEURS”. On the first day we categorized businesses based on Characteristics, Challenges and Funding opportunities We went further to discuss about six funding opportunities (Bootstrapping, Informal window via Family and friends; Partnerships; Angel Investors; Venture Capital and … Continue reading DAY 3 : FUNDING OPPORTUNITIES AVAILABLE TO ENTREPRENEURS.