BUSINESS LESSONS FROM THE IGBO TRADERS’ COMMON SENSE

There is no doubt that the people of South East Nigeria who are predominantly Igbos are known for their industry and entrepreneurial spirit. They seem to be blessed with this natural flair for business and enterprise ability.  And they largely practice a business model that has come to be known as Igbo apprenticeship system (IAS). […]

BUSINESS LESSONS FROM BOMBAS FOUNDERS

Bombas is an innovative socks company. Bombas founders developed a unique business model that gives out a pair of socks to the homeless for each pair sold. Today Randy Goldberg and David Heath co-founders of Bombas has built a business that exceeds 200 million dollars annual revenue. They have given out in excess of 20m […]

PARTNERSHIP LESSONS FROM CUBANA CHIEF PRIEST AND J. I. EJISON

The Power of Social Capital The power and importance of social capital was highlighted last week in Asaba  when Anambra state born billionaire and the chairman of Ejison group, Chief J.I. Ejison recently diversified into night club/hospitality business with a powerful collaboration with Nigeria’s night club master, Cubana Chief Priest. Chief Ejison has the money […]