inspiration

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 : www.startups.co.uk I am currently really into ABC’s Shark Tank […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 : www.pinterest.com The changes include … – […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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The diary of a Biznessvirgin : Business Internships and apprenticeships

September 28, 2016

I have been an intern twice , once as a creative writer and the other time as an entrepreneur. When these internship opportunities came , i had no idea what to make of them so except for random lessons picked on these programmes, i never really got anything from them ; the reason was simple,i […]

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The diary of a Biznessvirgin – Balance

September 9, 2016

Sharing real life business experiences here helps me count my blessings and measure my growth as an individual in business. photo credit : www.yummymummyclub.ca My very early years in business were spent doing just work .It was all i found time for. I was young ,passionate and there was no stopping me.One morning,i woke up […]

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