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22 Jan
Segun Ogunlana is a social innovator, systemic designer and salesman. He is the founder of Avatar M&T, Afripreneur, AgentMe, Kanako and IjebuMarket. His interests are in infrastructure
18 Nov
Wireless Trade Group (WTG) IT Solutions has reiterated its commitment to job creation through Independent Sales Agents (ISA).
1 Nov
In everyday business environments, goods and services are exchanged, of which payments are not immediately received. Such sales are what are referred to as credit sales
8 Dec 2020
Nigeria must invest in young innovators to compete globally, experts have said.      The experts, who spoke in Abuja recently ahead of the Strength Africa startup summit for entrepreneurs, regretted that Nigeria did not have the enabling environment for businesses to thrive.     Noting the importance innovation plays in the development of advanced…
19 Jul 2019
Mercedes-Benz has sold 1,134,729 cars from January to June this year. According to Daimler AG, the firm responsible for Mercedes-Benz Cars sales, the brand continues to be the leader among the premium car brands in a highly competitive environment worldwide, despite ongoing model changes.
14 Sep 2018
Nike shares reached an all-time high this week as data pointed to an uptick in online sales following the sporting goods giant's envelope-pushing ad campaign featuring athlete Colin Kaepernick. Nike, a member of the blue-chip Dow index, finished at $83.47 on Thursday, its highest-ever closing price, prompting applause on Twitter from basketball star and self-professed…
9 Sep 2018
Any entrepreneur that wants lasting success in business must be out to make Customers rather than making Sales. When you make more Customers, you’ll definitely make more sales. Those who are only out to make sales at the expense of making customers don’t last in business. For every Customer that patronises you, he or she…
4 Sep 2018
Shares of Nike tumbled early Tuesday on worries the sport goods giant's new marketing campaign around Colin Kaepernick could harm sales. Dow member Nike fell 2.9 percent to $79.78 in mid-morning trading, the first session following news that former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Kaepernick would be featured in Nike's campaign to mark the 30th anniversary…
31 Mar 2017
Working with mid-size companies, we often hear the terms Sales and Marketing used together. In some ways, this is logical because the two need to work together. But in fact, they are two very different functions and require very different skills.
6 Jan 2017
To sell effectively especially in a recession you must identify your persuasive body language, which means, the way you move your body when you’re fully persuaded. Persuasion is contagious and can be passed from one person to another.
10 Apr 2015
KIA Motors Corporation has announced that its March 2015 global sales figures (export sales, domestic sales and sales from overseas plants) for passenger cars, recreational vehicles (RVs) and commercial vehicles, hit a total of 269,749 units sold.
4 Apr 2015
Books on Islam are selling out in France after deadly extremist attacks in the capital raised uncomfortable questions about Europe's fastest-growing religion.


Cyber defenses for US drinking water supplies are "absolutely inadequate" and vulnerable to large-scale disruption by hackers, a senior official said Thursday. "There's inadequate resilience to even a criminal sector," the official said. "The threshold of resilience is not what it needs to be." President Joe Biden has attempted to address infrastructure cybersecurity but is…
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An apple a day keeps the doctor away. A popular fruit choice, there are over 7,000 different apple species and many varieties from sweet red varieties like Red Delicious, Fuji, Gala to tangy green ones. Loaded with many nutrients and antioxidants, apples hold tremendous health benefits, from improving gut health to preventing chronic diseases. Here…
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French bailiffs have seized 230,000 euros ($260,000) from Real Madrid striker Karim Benzema over his conviction last year for complicity in a bid to blackmail former France team-mate, Mathieu Valbuena, with a sex tape, a source familiar with the case said Thursday. A court-ordered Benzema in November to pay a fine, damages and legal costs…
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A helicopter belonging to the Nigeria police which took off from Abuja has crashed at the Bauchi Airport. The helicopter crash was disclosed by the Accident Investigation Bureau (AIB) on Thursday. AIB in a statement said "the accident occurred on 26th January 2022 around 7:30pm (Local Time) at Bauchi Airport. "The NPF helicopter had departed…
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Nigeria has set up an emergency response centre to contain rising cases of Lassa fever after 26 people were killed in the past three weeks, the country's disease control agency said. Endemic to Nigeria, Lassa fever belongs to the same family as the Ebola and Marburg viruses, but is much less deadly. The Nigeria Centre…