Student-led Entrepreneurship Clubs as a Better Entrepreneurship Development Tool in Nigerian Universities

Most universities in Nigeria have entrepreneurship centres or departments. These were established by the government to create entrepreneurs out of university graduates and boost job creation. The policy is meant to encourage and stimulate entrepreneurial behaviours among students in various universities. These centres organise and coordinate classes on entrepreneurship studies […]

Mentoring Youths in Entrepreneurship for a Better Africa

Brian Tracy rightly quoted in his book titled ‘Goals!’, “the potential of an average person is like a huge ocean unsailed, a new continent unexplored, a world of possibilities waiting to be released and channeled toward some great good”. Mentorship is a conscious act of arousing enthusiasm in the minds […]

The Importance of a Business Plan in Entrepreneurship

In the classic novel ‘Alice in the wonderland’, Alice comes to a crossroad and asks the Cat; “Would you tell me, please, which way I ought to go from here?” “That depends a good deal on where you want to get to.” replied the Cat. “I don’t much care where,” […]

Two Common Syndromes of Failure Among Entrepreneurs

There are two common syndromes of failure related to new entrepreneurs. These syndromes determine how far and well their businesses will go. They also determine the vision of the entrepreneur. The first one is the ‘I Don’t Have A Choice’ syndrome, while the second is the ‘Just For Survival’ syndrome. […]