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  • BBL partners Rome Business School for entrepreneurial devt.

    In order to lure foreign investors into the country, and create business opportunities, managerial empowerment and economic development in Nigeria, Business Builders Limited, a leading international business development, SME, training, consulting, research and information based firm, has partnered with Rome Business School...click here to read more

  • Nigerian Business Sage, Dr. Emmanuel Excel Ogbeide Speaks to Stakeholders

    Nubian News, August Edition, 2015, feature the Nigerian Business Sage, Dr. Emmanuel Excel Ogbeide, CEO, Business Builders limited to speak to stakeholders in black business community in the USA and Worldwide.
    With a population well over 180 million, Nigeria is one of the most populous...click here to read more

  • 14 European firms to storm Nigeria for investment

    The Nigerian economy is to enjoy more foreign investments with the arrival of 14 European companies in the second quarter of the year. The companies, drawn from across Western Europe, have concluded plans to invest in real estate, construction, refinery projects, mining, agriculture among others and seek local partners in Africa...click to read more

  • 21 Ways to raise funds for your business

    Over the years, we have seen that for many entrepreneurs, one of the most difficult obstacles they encounter is raising money for their business. Coming up with capital to start your business may be relatively easy, but getting more funds to finance the continued growth of your business could be a lot harder What you need to raise money?...

  • Security, favourable trade policy’ll improve Nigeria’s investment climate—Ogbeide

    Emmanuel Excel Ogbeide is a renowned international business development consultant with over twenty years experience in both private and public sector consulting.
    He is also a consultant to the Nigerian-Lithuanian Business Council,...click to read on.

  • The goldmine in gemstone business

    Getting involved in geinstone business, or mining generally, cannot be said to be an allcomers game. These are specialised areas that need a combination of enterprise and resources . But the adage, who dares wins, holds true in this industry, writes Daniel Essiet.
    Gemstone business is a big income generator and many Nigerians are...click to read on.

  • 2009 NIGERIAN IMPORT/EXPORT AND FRANCHISE BUSINESS OPPORTUNITIES CONFERENCE!

    ULTIMATE WEALTH EMPOWERMENT SEMINARS SERIES,In conjunction with,VIETNAMESE EMBASSY TRADE OFFICE in Nigeria and PISKOYE NIGERIA LTD & Partners, sole franchise right holders, to promote and market Vietnamese business and investment opportunities window to Nigerians, Presents a one day conference in major Nigerian cities, titled, EXPLORING BUSINESS AND INVESTMENT OPPORTUNITIES IN VIETNAM: The Emerging Asian Super ‘Tiger’.
    The Vietnamese Embassy Trade...click to read on.

  • Nigeria fertile for business, investment

    No doubt, several business and investment opportunities abound in Nigeria – from education to agriculture, to construction and real estate, travel and tourism to name a few. Even though the Federal Government has a lot to do in the area of peace and security as well as favourable trade policies that will improve business climates; still, opportunities abound for businesses to flourish in the country. Please keep in touch with this column for insightful analysis of several business and investment opportunities that are available to both local and foreign...click to read on.

  • SMEs clamours for promotion, recognition in nation building

    Micro, small and medium scale enterprises in Nigeria has clamoured for more recognition and promotion of their support and contribution to nation building even as they collectively call on government of all tiers to provide conducive atmosphere that could encourage the sector to operate optimally for economic growth and development
    Speaking on the needs to empower the informal sector in the country with the necessary tools, Emmanuel Excel Ogbeide said,...click to read on.

  • Accessing business opportunities in Int’l trade events

    What are international trade events (ITEs)?
    ITEs are events for companies and organisations in a specific industry or across different industries to showcase and demonstrate their new products and services. The ITEs assist local and foreign enterprises to identify opportunities, customers, suppliers, and manufacturers through participation in trade missions abroad, hosting foreign business missions, organising business meetings, seminars and conferences for business interest...click to read on.

  • Italia Africa Business Forum

    The Italia-Africa Business Forum, is the Rome Business School’s program aimed at establishing and developing business relations between Italy and Africa.
    Globalization represents an historical process that can open up great opportunities of personal and professional growth both for management students and entrepreneurs. Italy and Africa are naturally linked and reciprocally represent a priority audience and market for companies interested in developing their business on an international scale...click to read on.

  • How to discover business opportunities

    It is worthy to note that a major factor making the difference between successful and unsuccessful businesses today irrespective of Capital input, is the ability of a business owner or Entrepreneur to draw the line between a laudable, creative and innovative “Business Idea” and a “Business Opportunity”.
    Many person’s today however educated they are in business have missed this vital consideration and sincerely they have paid darely for it through loses and financial frustrations...click to read on.

  • 7 Key Qualities Every Successful Entrepreneur Must Cultivate

    If something is not working for them they simply change. Entrepreneurs know the importance of keeping on top of their industry and the only way to being number one is to evolve and change with the times. They're up to date with the latest technology or service techniques and are always ready to change if they see a new opportunity arise.
    5. Competitive by Nature
    Successful entrepreneurs thrive...click to read on.

  • Small Scale Business Opportunities.

    100 Small Business Ideas.
    Nigerian Small business ideas, Small Business Ideas
    I present to you my small compilation of small business ideas which are partly Home business opportunities one can start with little money or no money here in Lagos Nigeria or in Nigeria as a whole. It is not guaranteed that you will become rich doing any of these businesses just because I said profitable but for the enterprising folks that pick any of them and chooses to be diligent and...click to read on.

  • Why some businesses succeed and others fail

    The aim of every person going into business is to succeed. Every entrepreneur wants to make profit although at various levels.
    Some to survive and pay the owner’s a living wage, some to pay its owners a wage equal to what they would earn by providing the same services working for someone else, others to pay its owner/ investor wages as well as repay its investor for their risk at a level commensurate with the risk level and finally some would include all of the above...click to read on.

  • Winning qualities of successful consultants

    You can find success in consulting by developing certain qualities. They make you more effective. After years of consulting experience, I have distilled these qualities into a top 10 list.
    Professionalism
    Consultants should always keep in mind that client relationship should remain at a professional level. It is sometimes easy for consultants to take on a “employee attitude,” which in many environment can backfire on the consultant and actually create a negative situation for the project...click to read on.

  • Business Potentials in Nigeria

    Nigeria is a fertile ground for businesses but ironically, it is one of the least exploited markets by foreign investors. This is probably due largely to its penchant for attracting negative reports in the international media. I will admit most of these reports are accurate to some extent. But the reports do not tell the full gist about the country. They generally fail to mention the huge business opportunities in Nigeria. In the last ten years, there has been a series of transformation in the Nigeria economy that have made it especially attractive to foreign investors...click to read on.

  • Waste to Wealth Opportunities

    THE HIDDEN WEALTH IN USED POLYTHENE REVEALED
    (Waste to Wealth)
    Every year we use plastic / polythene bags enough to carpet the planet twice over. In Lagos alone the quantity of used/waste polythene is alarming. It is in a bid to curb this disturbing development that the Lagos state government gave a directive to all Table water (pure water) producing companies in the state to take up the responsibility of collecting waste table water sachets and setting up of recycling plants as a body, to recycle the table water...click to read on.

  • Nigerian SMEs decry inadequate credit scheme for business growth

    Small and medium scale enterprises (SMEs) in the country have identified the lack of adequate credit scheme as a major challenge of the sector as they clamoured for more recognition of their support and contribution to nation building.
    They collectively called on government at all tiers to provide an enabling atmosphere that could encourage the sector to operate optimally for economic growth and development...click to read on.

  • Importance of location to business success

    The world is changing rapidly, hence businesses which apply innovative ideas and technologies can benefit from new markets and drive economic growth.
    Where you base your business could be more critical than you think to its long term survival and success. Although you could start a small or medium scale business from the comfort of your home but before long, decide whether this is the best location to access the infrasture, resources and relationships, you will need to grow and develop...click to read more

  • Template for success in life, career, business (part 2)

    We said in the precious edition of this article that modelling, or copying the behaviours of others who are achieving the kinds of goals that you want to achieve is one of the smartest and fastest ways that you can step on the accelerator of your own life. As Albert Schweitzer once said, “you must teach men at the school of example, for they will learn at no other.” The world around you is full of people whose examples are worth emulating. Dr. David McClelland of Harvard, in his book: The Achieving Society,...click to read more

  • SMEs clamours for promotion, recognition in nation building

    Micro, small and medium scale enterprises in Nigeria has clamoured for more recognition and promotion of their support and contribution to nation building even as they collectively call on government of all tiers to provide conducive atmosphere that could encourage the sector to operate optimally for economic growth and development
    Speaking on the needs to empower the informal sector in the country with the necessary tools, Emmanuel Excel Ogbeide said,...click to read on.

  • Lasting solution to youth unemployment

    Without mincing words, I can confidently say that youth empowerment and youth development are the two sides of same coin that would bring about instant solution to the current lie threatening situation of mass youth unemployment in the country.
    The recently conducted immigration recruitment services clearly shows that Nigerian youth need help; real help. But who will help these youth?...click to read more