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Are Your Customers Raving Fans Or Raving Foes?

I followed a twitter conversation a couple of weeks ago when a popular actress asked people to comment on the customer service of various companies they had experienced. It was a moment of truth as many companies received strong criticism and were called out publicly for their...
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Focus on the Money!

–In business, activity is not movement In the next few weeks, I am going to be writing on what I like to tag ‘reality business school’ which is targeted at people who have a side or full time business. I had a sense of remorse after I dropped the call with my very good...
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Six Ways To Grow Your Revenue In The Next Six Months

The second half of the year has started and it is a good time to evaluate the first half of the year and make plans on how you can improve so that you can achieve your goals for the year. Most business owners’ are concerned about how they can generate more revenue and meet set...
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Digging The Hole

​I have come to learn that the simple things in life are the most important. Now, I believe in the power of small ideas.I have come to learn that there is still so much for me to learn. Because of these reasons, I laid my mind bare to learn new lessons and even looking forward to...
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Here’s How To Be Street Smart

What does it really mean to be street smart? Being Street Smart really comes from Experience. It means you’ve learned how to take what has happened to you, good or bad, think about it, and learn to improve from it. The purpose of this post is to help you, who has taken the...
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Can You #PitchIn60Secs? Then You Can Win 3million Naira For Your Business In The Diamond Bank BET 5 Program

Diamond Bank launched Building Entrepreneurs Today (BET) programme as one of it’s Corporate Social Responsibility initiatives aimed at generating interest in entrepreneurship. Since 2010, they have partnered with the Enterprise Development Centre (EDC) of the Pan Atlantic...
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Register Now For The Women of Vision Mentorship Program! Hurry!!

The Women of Vision by Diamond Woman represents women who were able to stand against all odds ,dream the dream, take the stand, stumble and fall but get up yet again.  To push the boundaries beyond where they stood.  To challenge the norm even when others could not see.  To...
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The Creatives,The Realities & The Job: How To Survive Everyday Business And Still Stay Creative

So you start the day full of enthusiasm. You’re excited about a new piece of creative work and itching to put your ideas into action. Firing up your computer, the familiar stream of e-mails pours into your inbox, burying the ones you didn’t get round to replying to yesterday....
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Have You Ever Thought Of Buying-out An Existing Business?

​I am not a gentle man, I am a business man. My keen interest has been consulting and training for corporate organizations. Rarely, have I have done anything beyond this two recently except may be when I am with friends or families. I like to think of myself as a busy man, so I...
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Grow Your Business with The WomenX World Bank Scholarship Program! Apply Now!

I’m always so excited to share news like this with you on The Spread Media Business Blog. The World Bank in collaboration with the Enterprise Development Centre [EDC] is giving Scholarships to Female Entrepreneurs in Nigeria through the WomenX Program. Yes, you read right!!...
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Opinion: Between SMEDAN, NEDEP and Nigerian Entrepreneurs

When the Federal Government of Nigeria launched the National Enterprise Development Programme (NEDEP) in February 2014, it was conceptualised and thought out to provide business support services and access to finance for MSME’s in the country and to add one million jobs yearly....
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Make Way for Podozi.com, Nigeria’s Foremost Online Store for Beauty Lovers

The Ecommerce Space in Nigeria has witnessed a massive uptake, with more and more businesses reaching out to the very point where their consumers are — which is Online. The Beauty Industry isn’t left out, with its growing number of Specialized areas springing up, we...
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