5 Business Trends That Will Continue to Rise

5 Business Trends That Will Continue to Rise

December 26, 2018 6 min readOpinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. On one hand, year-on-year improvements are what makes companies great; on the other, firms can’t control many of the factors that dictate whether, say, revenue rises or not. The efforts of one person (or even one company) can’t counter 2019’s industry trends…

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7 Steps to Starting a Small Business Online

7 Steps to Starting a Small Business Online

Follow this plan for attracting visitors to your small business’ site — and getting them to buy.Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. There is a proven sequence of steps you can follow to guarantee your success when you’re starting a small business online. I’ve seen thousands of people start and grow successful businesses…

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Gunmen abduct police inspector, five others in Adamawa

Gunmen abduct police inspector, five others in Adamawa

Gunmen have abducted a police inspector, a Councillor, two wives of a famous hunter and two other persons in Koma, a famous rural community in Adamawa State. The assailants seized the six from their homes during what has been described as a daring night raid in the otherwise quiet Koma settlement in Jada local government area. The Nation gathered in the course of the operation in the early hours of Thursday, the assailants killed one resident who might have come across as a threat. The gunmen were said to have…

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Reps to sue Akpabio for perjury, defamation as minister back tracks

Reps to sue Akpabio for perjury, defamation as minister back tracks

Minister of Niger Delta Affairs Godswill Akpabio on Thursday ate the humble pie as he denied accusing National Assembly members of being major beneficiaries of contracts awarded by the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC). In spite of his denial, the House of Representatives resolved to sue him for perjury and slander. Perjury is a criminal act of lying on oath in an official proceeding while slander is making a false statement that damages a person’s reputation. Akpabio, while testifying before the probe of malfeasance in the NDDC on Tuesday, sensationally…

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Ondo PDP primary: Deputy Governor, others accept defeat

Ondo PDP primary: Deputy Governor, others accept defeat

Ondo Deputy Governor, Hon Agboola Ajayi and some other aspirants who lost at the primary of the Peoples Democratic Party(PDP) have accepted defeat. The Ondo PDP governorship primary was won by a former Commissioner for Justice and Attorney General, Barr. Eyitayo Jegede with a margin of 888 votes. Jegede was followed closely by Ajayi who 657 votes. Ajayi, in a statement in Akure, thanked the people of Ondo State “for standing with the PDP ‘in the struggle to liberate our State.” He said he accepted the outcome in good faith,…

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BBNaija Lockdown: Neo, Eric smitten with Vee, Lilo

BBNaija Lockdown: Neo, Eric smitten with Vee, Lilo

BBNaija Lockdown Just 96 hours into the Big Brother Naija season five, male housemates are beginning to drift towards their choice of female housemates. BBNaija Lockdown Eric and Neo have started displaying strong feelings of attraction towards Lilo and Vee. The pairs – Eric/Lilo and Neo/Vee – have made emotions and matters of the heart gain priority as they remain in the House. Neo and Vee have been spotted in different parts of the House enjoying each other’s company since Monday, July 20. Aside from enjoying one another’s company, these…

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Functional Areas of a Business

Functional Areas of a Business

Part of a business’ growth is the deployment of separate departments which functions with specific focus and definitive path. They are structured according to certain business requirements and these departments will vary depending on the type of business being practiced. Knowing the different functional areas of a business is a basic but major necessity for…

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Small Business Guide to Manufacturing

Small Business Guide to Manufacturing

ByMartin Murray is a former writer for The Balance Small Business, and the author of eight books on supply chain management and enterprise resource planning.Martin MurrayUpdated August 08, 2019In the U.S. small manufacturers can be found in all fifty states. Organizations such as the American Small Manufacturers Coalition (ASMC) exist to promote small manufacturers and…

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