The diary of a Biznessvirgin : Listen….

April 10, 2017

I am constantly listening to my business. As a bootstrapper at the “sell” stage of my business, every time i put out a product,i am always looking out for feedback, it does not matter how great and appropriate the product seems to me or members of my team, the level of acceptance by the audience […]

Read More

The diary of Biznessvirgin : The business of Problem solving

March 31, 2017

photo credit : The first few months /years in business involve lots of trying to see what fits…there is no shame in trying and failing, mistakes are a part of the process. It is however important to review these trials and mistakes regularly. That way you are able to understand the business and know […]

Read More

The diary of a Biznessvirgin: Business Television 2

March 30, 2017

Business Television Shows give me the opportunity to view the reality of entrepreneurship from a third party perspective. In most of these shows, entrepreneurs and/or their businesses are screened to detect flaws and strengths. My favorite ones are The Apprentice, Shark Tank, Dragons’ Den, Queen Boss and Restaurant Startup. photo credit : I am currently really into ABC’s Shark Tank […]

Read More

The diary of a Biznessvirgin: The vision board challenge

March 9, 2017

Mid 2016, i listed roles i wanted to define me as an individual; at that time i was only 2 of the 8 roles i listed. Fast forward to 2017, i have progressively taken up all 8 roles quite easily, this has been mostly because i consciously pay attention to becoming them such that i […]

Read More

The diary of a Biznessvirgin : Flash back….

February 23, 2017

I have done a lot of reflecting lately; trying to pick up lessons from past experiences.At certain points,I found myself shying away from some really bad mistakes, I did not want to believe i actually made those errors, I mean, com’on they seem so obviously wrong !!! Then again i look back and force myself […]

Read More

The diary of a Biznessvirgin : How i revived my failing business….

February 1, 2017

Exactly a year ago, my business hit a brick wall. Prior to this time, I had been struggling with cash flow issues; this continued to go on then business activities slowed down such that the business could no longer fund itself. This was a really difficult time for me but today, I look back and […]

Read More

Inspiration : Two brothers who have turned N2000 ($5) into a thriving juice business…

January 22, 2017

Two brothers have turned N2000 into a thriving juice business… In 2010, Nigerian –born brothers Seyi and Seun Abolaji set up Wilson’s Juice Company, a freshly squeezed juice company, to tap into a new market. The brothers took it upon themselves to start producing fresh and natural fruit juice. Seyi Abolaji, went to a local […]

Read More

The diary of a Biznessvirgin – Live love sing…….

December 13, 2016

I am a complex girl; i love words,music and God. 2016 has not exactly been my easiest year however its been quite fulfilling.In this year,I found balance ,understanding and purpose,things i struggled with up until now,I made significant changes that clearly defined my path through the year. photo credit : The changes include … – […]

Read More

The diary of a Biznessvirgin – Bootstrapping (how to fund a business)

November 9, 2016

 Ash Maurya wrote and i quote  “getting hit by an idea is like falling in love”; This was my case and as with most new entrepreneurs,i was bursting with energy,super passionate and ready to conquer .I made huge projections.I was so in my business honeymoon phase . My dear brother was the first person to […]

Read More

The diary of a Biznessvirgin : Personal effectiveness

October 17, 2016

I have always wanted to be a brilliant entrepreneur so through the years i put in lots of effort and even when nothing worked i kept going .This makes writing this post very emotional for me,i am reminded of how much frustration i had to go through to get it right and now that i […]

Read More