Greatness is not a function of circumstance. Greatness, it turns out, is largely a matter of conscious choice. -James C. Collins,Good to Great: Why Some Companies Make the Leap… and Others Don’t “I won’t join that contest. I won’t apply for that job. Why should I bother to pitch For that business grant? Would it ever get to my turn? What chances do I have … Continue reading Delusions… (A Poem by Funmi Adebayo)
The statement “Buy Naija (Nigerian made products) to grow the Naira” got me thinking last weekend. Why should I bother? Continue reading Buy Naija to Grow the Naira, So What?
The economic future of our nation belongs to those who are daring enough to, not only earn a living, but also create means of livelihood for others. Nonetheless, how easy does it get to quit your paid employment and paddle along the business world (alone) amidst several heartrending and sabotaging distractions like poor infrastructure, inadequate governmental support for micro SMEs, shortage of funds, and of … Continue reading Emeka Nobis ‘Re-engineering Paradigms and Creating Cultures for Success’
If you keep waiting to be ‘good enough’ before you start implementing your dreams or before launching your startup, then you’ll probably never start. Sorry to burst your bubble, but truth is, despite your education, experience, exposure and ‘preparedness’, you still wouldn’t be prepared enough for some unforeseen, unspoken, untaught twists to your trade, (including the new trend tomorrow brings) when you start. Life was … Continue reading On The Grind: The Perfect Time to Start Anything …