Lassa fever, meningitis kill 26, infect 88
Lassa fever and cerebro spinal meningitis (CSM) have claimed 26 lives and infected 88 others in 26 states and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT). According to the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), in its report yesterday captioned Week 04 (January 21 - 27, 2019), 77 new cases of the fever were recorded in 13…
Osayi Alile, Ola Brown, others shine at second HNWOTY Awards 2018
The second edition of the annual Her Network Woman of the Year Awards (HNWOTY), which took place recently at Landmark Towers, saw the gathering of industrious women from diverse backgrounds, who came together to celebrate outstanding women of impact in 2018. Staying true to the theme of the night, “majestic” guests and awardees stunned in…
Adara Foundation X TAN by Tiffany Amber exhibit hand designed pieces
Women support women was truly the theme of the Adara x TAN by Tiffany Amber collaboration launch event which took place at the TAN store in Victoria Island, Lagos last weekend as an exciting range of women flocked in large numbers to purchase pieces from the new collection. The collection features a selection of styles by TAN by Tiffany…
Living up to your company’s values as a leader
When developing a business concept or plan, you included a set of values you intended to be the basis of your company’s culture. Most times, you sell it as a value proposition...
Managing customers’ expectations
For every small business, providing great customer experience is the number one priority. Small business owners invest in making a connection and building a strong relationship with customers in many ways to keep them happy and satisfied....
Decisions aspiring entrepreneurs must make before starting out
Each year, talented and creative individuals establish thousands of businesses. A business can be a wonderful thing; watching an idea blossom and the impact it can make in people’s lives or the change in an industry.
Building customer relationships for revenue
Successful small business owners establish and maintain relationships with their customers, suppliers, partners, and even their competitors. They invest in creating value for customers to strengthen relationships and secure customer loyalty because they recognise that it is good for their business.
Managing the transition from fulltime employment to business
When you are planning your exit from 9 to 5, it is key that you place a premium on your time. Use the free periods you have to find out more about the business you are going into, those who are already in it, and what you can do differently.
How to hire the right staff
A 2014 market survey by the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development indicated that small businesses are five times more likely than larger businesses to employ more staff.
Business and Taxes: Being on the right side of the law
Keeping a record of everything daily can be as easy as scanning your receipts with your smartphone, saving them on a drive and regularly backing them up in the Clouds. This should also include the documentation.