Posts tagged business
Mentorship in Business

George Lucas in an episode of star wars said “Mentors have a way of seeing more of our faults than we would like. It's the only way we grow”. If you had the opportunity of discussing with a successful business person, you’ll most likely get to know how beneficial having a mentor in the course of growing their business was to them.

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What is business etiquette and why is it important?

Have you ever vowed never to buy from a particular store after their staff gave off passive-aggressive vibes? Or probably, you have felt slighted by the manner you were addressed by a colleague at work. These instances are examples of how poor business etiquette affects businesses and people. What, though, is business etiquette?

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How to Start an Event Planning Business in Nigeria

Event planning is in and for good reason too. There's an event happening every week and it's someone's job to plan it, hence event planners and managers are almost always guaranteed of constant business.  If you have a computer, phone, access to the internet and a great space to work out of, you can start your own business.

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10 Businesses You Can Run From Anywhere

With the unemployment rate climbing at an astronomical rate, it’s easy to get discouraged about getting a job in a country like ours. It’s no surprise that many people are taking the plunge and starting their own businesses. However, for people who do not have a lot of capital or external funding, starting a business may seem like a dream. Have no fear! Here are 10 scalable businesses you can run from anywhere: at home in your PJs or at any of the CapitalSquare locations.

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Networking: The Art of Conversation

As entrepreneurs, networking is crucial for business growth, and because these opportunities could come at any time, we need to be like the boy scouts: Always prepared, whether at a seminar, at a networking event, onboard a plane, or even at your local supermarket.

We've put together a few tips for taking advantage of unplanned networking opportunities. Read on to see which of them could work for you.

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