Home - Posts tagged: objective

Managing a Family Venture

Many businesses in Nigeria fail. Some business experts attribute this failure to one particular aspect of Nigerian society – including family in everything we do, whether it’s business, politics or religion. Yet, some of the most successful businesses in Africa are family-owned, such as the Dantata Group and the Ibru Organization. If you are a…
Read More

Why African Start-ups Fail

Research has it that one in every three start-ups fail within the first three years. There are many reasons why businesses fail including lack of adequate planning, unrealistic projections, and insufficient market research amongst others. Here are a few avoidable mistakes that African Start-ups tend to make: A Blurry Vision In building a successful start-up,…
Read More