Category: Business strategy

  • Equinix set to acquire Nigeria’s MainOne for $320M as it expands into Africa

    Equinix set to acquire Nigeria’s MainOne for $320M as it expands into Africa

    Equinix, the world’s digital infrastructure company announced they’re acquiring MainOne, a West African data center, and connectivity solutions provider in Nigeria, Ghana, and the Ivory Coast, for $320 million. The acquisition is expected to close in Q1 of 2022, subject to the “satisfaction of customary closing conditions including the requisite regulatory approvals.” MainOne acquisition by […]

  • 7 mysteries in African startup scene

    7 mysteries in African startup scene

    Africa continent is a great market for any kind of startup if you can unravel the mystery behind her startup scene. We advocate tech, fintech, agritech, edu disrupts but we also advocate the understanding of African market. Reason why many African startups failed is just because they don’t understand African business. The way business is […]

  • 5 ways to get a co-founder for your startup in Nigeria

    5 ways to get a co-founder for your startup in Nigeria

    The best way to go far in your startup or business is to move with people that buy your idea and are ready to be committed to it. The only challenge especially in Africa is how to find these people. The truth is that to find a co-founder that will fill the vacuum in your […]

  • Why you must blog on your company website

    Why you must blog on your company website

    According to a research, website conversion rate for businesses that adopt content marketing, such as writing and publishing blogs are 6 times higher than businesses that do not adopt content marketing. You know what that means, don’t you? It means if you do not blog for your business, you are losing customers daily. Without a […]

  • Degree matters. America top CEOs and course studied

    Degree matters. America top CEOs and course studied

    America’s top CEOs have degrees in a variety of majors. Each leader has a strong academic background that helped them develop discipline, inventiveness and analytical skills. Those who pursued an MBA increased their business acumen while honing their management and leadership skills. 1. Larry Page, Co-founder and CEO, Google Degree: B.S. in Engineering from the […]

  • Why you should offer free services

    Why you should offer free services

    The problem is not there is no jobs or neither there is no skillers but you can’t be trusted in the first glance. If you have skills and you don’t have job, then something is wrong somewhere. Some people can write very well, that is a skill. You are outspoken, that is a skill. You can solve technical problems… […]

  • How copy-copy syndrome is affecting Nigeria entrepreneurs and way out

    How copy-copy syndrome is affecting Nigeria entrepreneurs and way out

    Do you feel that using a .com.ng domain or a .ng domain will make your website seem local? Do you still feel that a successful Internet company can be built by copying any interesting foreign concept and replicating it? If your answer is “yes” to any of the above, then you are suffering from copy-copy syndrome (I hope this […]