How to Start Security Guard Company Business


With concerns about crime and terrorism on the rise, the demand for private security services is rising steadily to protect against robberies, violence and other forms of crime.

As both businesses and consumers are increasingly more aware of their need for security, knowing how to start a security company can be a viable business opportunity for entrepreneurs. However, starting a security company requires the correct training and licensing, as well as a sound understanding of business management and networking. The following steps will teach you how to start your own security


FG to create 3.5m jobs through agriculture by 2015 - Jonathan

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The Federal Government through President Goodluck Jonathan on Monday at an international conference on palm oil production reiterated its commitment to create 3.5 million jobs through the agricultural value chains of production, processing and marketing by 2015.

He expressed government’s determination to add 20 million metric tonnes of food to the domestic supply by 2015. “We have identified oil palm as one of the important commodities and key drivers to promote the value chain initiative. “We have also intensified efforts to provide enabling environment.”

How Tony Elumelu Made $123 million


Tony O. Elumelu knows what’s he’s looking for.

According to Forbes, Elumelu—a Nigerian economist, banker, investor and philanthropist born in Jos, 1963 who earned his M.Sc. in Economics from the University of Lagos and later graduated from Harvard Business School’s Advanced Management Programme—made his first fortune by acquiring a small, struggling Nigerian commercial bank and building it into the United Bank of Africa Group, a leading financial


Boost Your Business across Nigeria

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Get access to over 80 million Nigerian phone users and over 60 million email subscribers.

You can boost your business today by making use of this opportunity:
  1. Send bulk messages to over 80 million phone subscribers in Nigeria
  2. Choose which location you wish to send your message i.e. states in Nigeria or region
  3. You can also let people read your products/services in Nigeria local languages e.g type your message in Yoruba language and choose the south-west states.


How to Start Bulk Marketing

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In order to reach the maximum benefits of selling goods and any other forms of commodities and services, you should learn how to make bulk marketing.

 In order to reach the maximum benefits of selling goods and any other forms of commodities and services, you should learn how to mass market.

Today, there is a very high risk in terms of shifting of prototype design. Just in case your business is not capable of overcoming this, it will eventually lead to its downfall. To combat this, you must know how to market


How to start importation Business with less than N100,000

Some days ago I posted about <how to ship goods from Amazon store down to Nigeria >. But in this article I will show you how you can do this as a serious business by importing cheaper goods to have them for quick sales in Nigeria 

There are different categories of product in Amazon store but which kind of product do you really need to start with having a little capital at hand initially. These product ranges from laptops, digital cameras,


How to Prepare a Good Feasibility Study

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"Those who do not do their homework do not graduate." Bryce's Law

In its simplest form, a Feasibility Study represents a definition of a problem or opportunity to be studied, an analysis of the current mode of operation, a definition of requirements, an evaluation of alternatives, and an agreed upon course of action. As such, the activities for preparing a Feasibility Study are generic in nature and can be applied to any type of project, be it for systems and software development, making an acquisition, or any other project.

There are basically six parts to any effective Feasibility Study:

1. The Project Scope which is used to define the business problem and/or opportunity to be addressed. The old adage, "The problem well stated is half solved," is very apropos. The scope should be definitive and to the point; rambling narrative serves no purpose and can actually confuse project participants. It is also


How to Write and Sell Ebook (Free Download)

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Dear reader,
I'm going to assume you are a newcomer to the world of Internet marketing - i.e.
selling things online However I'm sure that you've often come across websites where ebooks are sold.

Books with "how to" information or books that solve a problem or teach a skill.
You've probably purchased such a "how to" product at some point in your life, right? Why did you buy it? Most likely it's because the information was going to save you

How to Start Dog Breeding Business

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 Dog breeding business is great for pet lovers, specifically those who really enjoy caring for a dog. It’s a good way to care for a dog and at the same time earn some cash by just doing so.

 It may be a fun and exciting experience for you and your family. Having a dog is good, but taking care of cute and innocent puppies would be a great experience.

You can start out by welcoming just one female dog in your family. If you think you can handle the first breeding, you might want to add another dog. If you think you cannot, you can just keep the dog and spay her.

How to Establish Chicken Farm Business

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With so many people eating and having chicken for breakfast, lunch and dinner, you don't need to be a college graduate to figure out that there is a huge demand for chickens.

Demand is huge but the supply can barely keep up. Fortunes are made by huge chicken farms. This chicken business article will help get a piece of the pie.

Learn about chicken

Eating chicken and raising chicken are not the same for your information. So if you are thinking that it’s as
easy as eating a drumstick, I think this business venture is not for you. First of all chickens will eat abou


How to Boost Your Business Using Facebook

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Read this guide to make use of Facebook and watch your sales soar.

So what do you need to do to make Facebook a big help for your business? First thing you need to do is create a Facebook Page to create a profile for your business. The best thing about this is that it is free, so you need not to pull out cash for your marketing efforts. You can post photos of your products or services on the page and let all your current customers know about it. Chances are they have their Facebook account, so once they become a fan of your page; they can follow any updates that you post on your page


How to Ship Goods from Amazon store to Nigeria


Buying goods from amazon store and have them ship down to Nigeria is very easy, provided the necessary steps that you need to take in doing this.

 Though, as a Nigerian that want to buy from Amazon store and have them ship to Nigeria directly isn’t allowed on this site, so you can only buy greeting cards and of course some books using your credit card. But in this write up I’ll show you how you can order any product on Amazon and have them ship down to Nigeria conveniently. This isn’t involved in any back door tips but very legal way to start your own import business right from the comfort of your home!

But in order for you to purchase goods like electronics, phones accessories, clothes and many more just anything you want as an import commodities, and have them ship down to your door step in Nigeria you will have to follow these simple steps highlighted in this article.


China telecoms: Mobility problems

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China Mobile is struggling to hold its own against innovative new competitors. Can the company reinvent itself?

China Mobile, the country's largest wireless operator by subscribers, seems to have lost its way of late. Its basic GSM service, which used to rake in heaps of money, lost nearly 12m customers during the first four months of this year. Its 3G TD-SCDMA service has had a bumpy start. To make the situation even more precarious, 4G TD-LTE is making little headway without a licence, and it is not clear how many customers it will recruit once rolled out.

Meanwhile, China Mobile's traditional SMS services – once the most popular in the land – saw volume and revenue slide by about 7% in 2012 while revenue from voice inched up only 2%. And the wireless behemoth is under attack from a number of OTT operators in areas of mobile IM, P2P video, games and mobile apps. Many of these OTTs were once China Mobile’s service providers, but have gradually turned into fierce

The CEO's Network Event

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The CEO's Network in Lagos - Special Promotion, 50% Off!

This morning i received an email from the CEO Network about her up-coming event that will allow owners of businesses to show case their businesses and also non-business owners to come and learn about the latest trend in Nigeria business. so this an Information I fill like sharing with my honest blog readers, so to take their business to the next level. Below are the details of how to go about it:

You are cordially invited to the exclusive CEO's Network event. This is a unique opportunity to meet key decision makers in various industries and to promote your products and services.

How to Secure Your Customer

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 To improve the loyalty of your customers, there are certain steps that must be taken and these steps I’ll be explaining in this article.

1. Most of my customers are satisfied, why should I worry?

For years, research undertaken by academics and private companies showed that high-quality products and services designed to meet customer needs would create high levels of customer satisfaction, and therefore increase customer loyalty.

An example of a company that studies the way customers react to satisfaction of goods and services is


How to Protect Your Work with Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC)

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Protecting your work this days is a very vital aspect you must look into as there are many companies, individuals or organizations that are ready to use your work illegally.

There are also instances when new companies will borrow your work/business name of your business or products as well.

But this is illegal! But you don’t have anything to worry because there are several ways of how your work will be protected. Through this you will have a unique appeal on the customers and clients and your products of services will be easily known and through marketing and promotion as well. Below are some steps you need in registering your work with the Nigerian copyright commission:

How to Set Up a Fashion Boutique Business


Since fashion is one of the ever-green business in the business world because of its universal appeal to all the people in the world; where people can’t do without wearing them, it is also one of the hippest business for someone to venture into.

So, it is okay for you to try the fashion boutique business it is fresh and in demand.

If you love fashion or fashionable man or woman, this can be the business which can pave the way for you to succeed.  Before you start your business, you must first decide on what fashion line you will be engaging in. the following are some of the business lines which you can choose from: Native wear, bopper threads, men’s fashions, maternity wear and clothing as well.


How To Make Money Selling Other People’s Products Online in Nigeria

• Do you know there are over 60 million Nigerians online as of today?

• Do you know that majority of these people have needs and are searching for products/services that will meet their needs?

Stop to think about that for a second.

This is a classical example of what entrepreneurs and investors call a business opportunity!

But despite the existence of this growing business opportunity, less than 10% of Nigerians are translating this opportunity into a profitable business venture. The good news is that I’m one of the unusual entrepreneurs who are maximizing this opportunity. And so can you!

I am so sure you fall into one of these 3 categories; unemployed, employed or
How I Manage Money and My Personal Finance
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 We all have financial goals, even if it’s as vague as “I want to be richer than Dangote”. The part most of us miss is the financial planning, very few of us actually plan our (intended) way to wealth. Yet we know the age-long adage of – He who fails to plan, plans to fail; Poor planning leads to poor performance; and many others.

Immediately after my NYSC and I got a taste of what it means to be on-your-own, I started taking my financial life seriously. I read every book and personal finance articles I could lay my hands on, bought audio books on personal finance, budget planning and money management.

When my confidence soared high enough, I decided to put my vast knowledge to work.  And in this article, I intend to share with you the very strands in the garment of my personal



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How to Start Recharge Card Printing Business


You may recall that the Government banned the importation of GSM recharge cards/vouchers printed in foreign countries. This has opened up the industry to all players, both big and small. The business is all about you being a small to medium player, a mini franchisee! It is 100% legal; you are going to be dealing with companies that are licensed by NCC.

Printing GSM Vouchers

Before now, printing and selling of GSM vouchers had been a business reserved exclusively for the big distributors. But now all that have changed, it’s all about who is interested. Just considering that recharge card consumption in the country is expected to reach over 80 million each month would make any one who


Successful Segmentation Of Market

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For segmentation to be meaningful, each segment must meet the following four basic criteria:
  • The segment must be meaningfully measurable
  • The segment must be substantial
  • The segment must be accessible
  • The segment must be responding to marketing.


These dictates that consumers who belong to a given market segment be identifiable and measu

How to Start Concrete Block Industry Business


Block industry business in Nigeria is no more news or a virgin business here in Nigeria as many entrepreneurs are running into it due to huge profit this business promises.
You can decide to go into the business today as a newbie with a little capital to work with and by the end of every week you will realize that your profit is soaring.

Basic Requirement to Start Block Industry Business

Here are some basic requirements you need before you can start this type of business.

Own a land

A 60 x 120 plot of land is okay for starting up preferably in a new and developing site is very good, this


Guest posts

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Now you can use this platform to make a guest post in line with the contents of this blog. For more questions regarding this please use the contact page.
                                                                           Thanks! Admin.


Money Market Dealers Wait over CRR hike

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Await maturity of N170bn short term assets.

At the financial market yesterday, dealers resorted to a 'wait and see' approach, following the Central Bank of Nigeria's (CBN) decision which targets easy money at the disposal of Nigerian banks.
Amid huge expectations that this decision would spike rates, BusinessDay checks at the money market showed that while there were only about10 basis points reduction across various tenors in the Nigerian Interbank Offer Rates (NIBOR), rate for 7 days money remained unchanged.
The wait and see game by financial market dealers was linked to their expectation of N170billion worth of short term assets which mature into the system today. Though at the Treasury Bills (T-Bills), there was significant sell-off; same as in the bond market –indicating sales pressure on fixed income


Facebook shares soar as users, mobile ads climb

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Facebook Inc delivered strong evidence it can thrive on smartphones and tablets on Wednesday, reporting a much better-than-anticipated surge in mobile advertising revenue in the second quarter that ignited
a nearly 17 percent share rally.

The world's No. 1 social network also reported an uptick in daily visitors to its service, allaying worries that a new crop of fast-growing mobile upstarts like WhatsApp and Snapchat could cut into the time consumers spend on Facebook.

Facebook's growing appeal to consumers and advertisers combined to deliver the company's strongest ad revenue growth since the third quarter of 2011. Ad prices, which declined at Google and Yahoo, increased 13 percent at Facebook, Reuters reports.

"Facebook has nearly 700 million people that use the platform daily. There's no bigger audience on the

Destination ‘Ekiti’ beckons

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Apart from its famed status as Nigeria's 'home of professors' and Fountain of Knowledge, Ekiti State is arguably one of the places in Nigeria that have developed a clear roadmap for destination marketing.

The Ikogosi Warm Spring Resort is the most popular and most developed tourist site in the state. The warm spring draws hundreds of international and local tourists to the site to unravel the mysterious cold and warm waters flowing side by side.

According to experts, it is a geological wonder to have such occurrence out of the same rock formation and this Ekiti flagship tourist destination is said to be the only one of its kind discovered anywhere in the world. The warm and cold springs flow from a close proximity, come to a meeting point (a unique attraction to tourists), and flow onward together with each spring retaining its thermal identity. The warm spring has a temperature of up to 70° Celsius at the source and 37° Celsius after meeting the cold


I’ll Establish Shea Butter Processing Plant in Nigeria - UK-based Business Owner

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Emi & Ben, a natural skin-care company founded in the United Kingdom
in 2009, depends on shea butter produced by rural women in Nigeria.
Ronke Ige, founder/CEO, Emi & Ben, in this interview with OLUYINKA
ALAWODE, speaks on the business and the company's growth plans.


This business idea came about because of my love for shea butter. While I was growing up with my my brother and sister in London, my parents always used shea butter as a moisturiser to tend our skins. However, it is not readily available in the UK, so every time any of my family members was travelling to Nigeria, my parents would always get or tell the person to bring back shea butter for


The Role of the Board Chairman

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The Chairman of the Board is Primus Inter Pares (the first among equals or first among peers) on the Board of Directors of every company and typically elected by members of the Board of Directors who
also determine the period for which he/she is to hold office. In other jurisdictions, the Chairman of the Board is elected annually by members of the Board at the first Board meeting after each Annual  General Meeting or between Annual General Meetings upon the resignation, death, disqualification or removal of an incumbent
Chairman. The Chairman should be a non-executive director and it is desirable that he/she should satisfy any independence standards set by the Board, applicable law or relevant Corporate Governance Code and
best practice.

Selecting a Board Chair is a very important process in the life of any company. Most organizations adopt the democratic approach spelt out in the Companies and Allied Matters Act by voting for one of them to


Starting a Courier Business

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The courier business has more than enough room for newbie. Are you dreaming of starting your own courier service business? This article offers tips on starting and running a courier service business.

Basic Options to Start a Courier Business

The best way to go about starting a courier service business is by exploring your available options.

You can operate a courier service in several ways. You can team up with an established courier company and have than subcontract your business. When you subcontract, you do the legwork for your client company. That is the essence of your role. You provide the


Steps In Segmenting A Market

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In segmenting a market, the following steps should be followed.

Select a market or Product category for study:

The first step in market segmentation process entails defining the overall market or product category to be studied. This gives the marketer bearing and focus concerning what to do. Such a selection can be done on an existing market or product category, a new but related market or product category or totally new market or


Become an eBay Assistant Working from Home

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Become an eBay Assistant

The revolution happening in the Internet has brought new businesses and occupations up for grabs for everyday people and you may probably want on becoming an eBay assistant by working from home.

The rules on becoming one are simple and easy task to do. You can quickly venture on this new business right in the comfort of your home.

The revolution happening in information technology, particularly the Internet, is fast changing how the world works nowadays. The World Wide Web has brought new ways on how people communicate and transac

Pig Farm Business

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Pigs can be raised in controlled or free environment, as a small- or large-scale business. But in whatever size, a prospective farmer would need inputs as to how to raise pigs efficiently and in a more productive manner. Read from this guide and learn the basics on choosing piglets, proper nutrition, and ideal housing.

Raising pigs can be pursued as a small-scale operation as source of family meat and supplement income or it can be made into a large-scale operation.
Pigs may be raised in highly controlled environments (hog lots) indoor, in open spaces or barns as breeding sows or grown and sold for slaughter to butcher shops. Here are the aspects of pig raising that a


5 Effective Money Management Tips of Online Sports Betting


Managing one’s fund is an essential skill that every online sports bettor must know. It saves them from all the hassles caused by irresponsible betting.


Set Limits:

Setting limits is the best way for bettors to manage their bank roll efficiently. Via allotting a budget, they do not face the risk of draining all their money. This is also one of the best approaches to avoiding addiction. Setting limits is not just a simple task. It is a major responsibility of every else, they should know how

Sign Up With Construction Company in Nigeria and Get Paid Monthly


Start making a living today while working in a construction company in Nigeria.

Construction works (Roads, Rail and Bridges) has become rampant in major cities of Nigeria and has also become a verse source of employment in recent times, provided by different construction companies, e.g. CCECC Nig. Ltd, GITTO Constructruzioni Generali Nig. Ltd, HI-TECH Ltd, Julius Berger Nig. Ltd and many more.

But it seems CCECC own by Chinese Company, has become the dominant construction company in months especially in the South-Western part of

Earn Money Online From Your Spare Time


Do you have lot of spare time? Are you interested in utilizing it to make money? Do online jobs interest you? If so, some of the ideas listed below might suit you:

Participate in Paid Surveys:

 This is one of the ways that a lot of students love to make easy and quick cash. When you work with paid surveys, you get paid to participate in surveys as well as share your opinion.

While these don’t pay as well as some other options, the earnings add up, and all work is very


Make Money to Resell Programs And Books

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Everyone knows the saying, “Don’t reinvent the wheel.” If you find a program that is selling well, you can either promote it for a “commission” from the seller (usually 50% and referred to as “affiliate commission”) or you can buy resell rights to collect 100% of the sales. If you buy resell rights you have to invest some upfront money, but if you pick a good enough programs then you’ll earn back your money very quickly.

In order for you to find a popular program and resell it, here are some steps you can take:

  •  Do a mental inventory and think about programs or courses you know are

Trustfund Gave Out N230m to Shareholders

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The board of Trustfund Pensions Plc has announced a dividend pay-out of N230 million for the year 2012 with shareholders receiving 23 kobo per N1 share compared to 15 kobo in 2011.

Nigeria Labour Congres, NLC; Trade Union Congress, TUC; and Nigeria Employers Consultative Association, NECA, who are major shareholders of Trustfund Pensions expressed delight at the news of the boost in dividend.

The board also announced the confirmation of the appointment of the Acting Managing Director, Mrs. Helen

Secrets of Online Sports Betting for Beginner’s Guide


Knowledge in sports does not guarantee success.

A lot of people who are into sports give sports book a shot as they think they’d be instantly successful as they know how a certain sport works. This is a misconception as a lot people who start this may end up disappointed in the end. Sports fans think they understand every ins and outs of their sports and they assume that they can exploit the betting game.


Let me quickly say the bitter truth in this game before going to the secret of online sport betting:  You may know who plays good and who doesn’t but you cannot tell how the team will perform after playing back to

Think About it, to Be Your Own Boss!

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Your brain is the key to your success… Boost your brain; hard work cure hard life for those who have the brain. “Sometimes we all think is the end of the road but I tell you the road is still far ahead of us it never ends.”

Being Your Own Boss

To be a boss of oneself is not that easy to work for but with a self determined mind you can achieve been your own boss. We all want personal fulfillment and empowerment especially in these uncertain times. We want to be in control of our time; our jobs and our earning potential, and some of us know that working for someone else is simply a necessary means to an end. You go to work , you do a good job, you get paid for your productivity and efficiency and your value to the company, you bring home your pay check/salary and

Task to Financial Success

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This blog is specially designed for you guys out there seeking and searching for how your life can be rebuild especially in the areas of financial breakthrough and how to manage your little resources to yield more and much for  you.

 I created this blog to share means of wealth ideas in empowering serious entrepreneurs online and offline. The primary goal of this idea is to give hope and empower people that think all doors of becoming financially succeed has been closed against them; that there’s a way out if you are serious about making wealth regardless of whom you are,  what you do or your family background, you have no limitation towards success. “Financial success is designed to every individual who knows how to use


How to Earn As an Outsourcing Middle-Man

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Are you interested in acting as an agent or intermediary? Do you have a knack for business and are good in dealing with people? Then listed below are some ideas that might suit you:

 Outsourcing Middle-Man

Many companies look to hire people in order to help them expand their web presence, to create content for their blog, or help assist them with other tasks.

If you are good at managing people as well as marketing, you can act as an “agent” for some outsourcers.

Identify people that can do certain work, and then advertise their services to other businesses.
Mark up the price so that you can make a


Writing Corporate Minutes

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If you want to write corporate minutes, you can follow this simple guide. The first paragraph usually contains the time, date, and the place where the meeting was held. On the last paragraph, a statement for an adjournment of the meeting is needed and the next meeting should already be determined.

The board should decide on the place and time before the meeting is adjourned.


Tips to Write Corporate Minutes

If you are the company secretary, it is your duty to write the corporate minutes of the board meeting. All meeting minutes will be compiled in the corporate records and will serve as reference. You can make use of this guide to create the minutes although you’re free to add some necessary items that transpired in the

Email Advertising Tips

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If a company wants to use email as a marketing and advertising tool to reach its customers, it is very important to know the following email advertising tips such as: make the message short but complete, use of strong subject line, offer something that would interest and benefit consumers, etc.

With the arrival of the Internet Era, gone are the days when only the large businesses can afford to pay advertising campaigns in traditional media such as the television, magazine, radio, and newspaper.
Meanwhile, one of the most effective online marketing tools is through email that makes the communication between a company and its customers more intimate and private. But to make this more effective, it is


Starting an Online Book Store

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Selling books online is made possible because of the internet. People can buy and sell books with ease from the comfort of their homes. This can be in electronic format or hard cover.

This kind of business is highly recommended especially if you are fond of books and love to share this passion to others.

Printed materials such as magazines, newspapers and books are always sellable items to consider. From the start the kid learned to read he starts asking for more books. Books are very in demand. The market for books is so big since everybody reads book. Book selling is not only done inside a brick and mortar store only instead bookstores online is possible. If you love selling books online here are some guides for you:
Decide first if you are engaging into selling


Starting A Maize Farm Business

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Maize farming may be a simple business to start but behind it are requirements needed to gain success. Knowing the fact that maize is commonly used in different area especially as a food supply to a lot of countries.

It actually takes a lot of years to gain experience in maize farming or any kind of crop you want to farm.
It actually need at least 3 years of experience to be successful and if you do not have enough experience you can start by applying as an apprentice in a farm and learn some skills of a farmer.

Managing a maize farm is not that easy, it takes a lot of effort and some risk especially if you do not have money to start maize farming. You can ask financial assistance from your local bank. But before doing so, you need to be familiarized with the kind of job you need to face everyday in maintaining a farm.
After you have acquired skills, you may now start searching for your financial resources. You may need to


Market Study

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Market study is one of the vital components in developing a business strategy which focuses in the gathering of information about the market as a whole and the customers as well.

By knowing the tips on how to do a market study, you can make the process much easier and with more accuracy, thus giving you more advantage over your competitors.


How to Do a Market Study with the Basics?

Market analysis is a very important element when starting a business, improving the business, or expanding your business. In the world of business wherein no one is guaranteed to have complete success, it is crucial


Pricing Strategy

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After setting pricing objectives the next decision a marketer must make is on pricing strategy. A pricing strategy is a plan or course for achieving pricing objectives. The strategy sets guidelines for achieving pricing objectives. Pricing strategies form an important component of an overall marketing strategy and they determine the role of price in the marketing mix. They may relate to the introduction of new products, competitive or economic condition, government regulation or the realization of pricing objectives. There are a lot of strategies open to a marketer in his effort to achieve marketing objectives.

Penetrating Strategy

Price penetration strategy is a typical pioneer pricing strategy adopted mostly at the introduction of a new product, and in other instances, such as the saturation and product decline periods. Price penetration sets a

How to Be a Good Negotiator

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Negotiation is an existing and permanent part of being in business. Negotiating is an acquired skill but sometimes its natural, but is very important part of your role as an entrepreneur. Find out what you need to know and learn in order to be able to negotiate successfully for any business trade or deal.

As a business owner, negotiations with other businessmen are inevitable. You may find yourself wanting to establish a corporate partnership with another business.
You may have to negotiate with another businessman in order to sell your business. At the onset of your


Applying for -Nigerian Agricultural Cooperative And Rural Development Bank (NACRDB) Loan Scheme



This institution is mandated to provide low cost credit to small holder and commercial farmers, and small and medium rural enterprises. It also provide micro financing to small and medium scale non-agriculture enterprises.

The aim is to ensure effective delivery of  agricultural and rural finance services on a sustainable basis to support the national economic developmental agenda, less dependency in imported food items, and increase in foreign exchange earnings.

 Bank of Agriculture is the nation’s Apex agricultural and rural development finance institution. As a development finance institution, it is government owned (CBN 40% and Federal Ministry of Finance 60%), and supervised by Federal Ministry of Agriculture.

 About Credit Function
Bank of Agriculture credit functions are activated at the level of direct lending, on lending, collaboration, and


Pricing Objectives

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Pricing objectives are overall goals that describe what the firm wants to achieve through its pricing objectives. Before setting prices, marketers should always begin by considering objectives, which are overall goals that describe the role of price in an organization’s long-range plans. Because pricing objectives affect decisions in other functional areas such as finance, accounting and production, the objectives must be consistent with marketing and organizational objectives.

Prices are set to meet both short term and long-term goals. Short-term goals relate to survival while long run pricing objectives derive directly from company objectives. They provide guidance to decision makers in determining price policies, formulating pricing strategies and setting actual price. Although the pricing objectives alone are not sufficient to identify the single best list price, they often help managers narrow the range of possible prices.

Most companies have profit as a main pricing objective, other objectives such as market share, competition,

How to Make Wealth Online

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Working online is one of the easiest ways to become wealthy. However, it is important to know how to become wealthy online.

Finding good niche to develop is the first step to take.

Nowadays, lots of people are venturing in an online business. It is because they believe that working online or doing business online can make them wealthy. For many people, this is true because you can easily find online businesses and jobs by browsing in the internet. Those resources can help in earning extra income.

One thing to keep in mind if you want to do business online is to offer product or service that is viable to customers. After you determine the product or service you want to offer the next thing to do is to know how you will promote and deliver the product and service efficiently.


Wealth In Snail Farming Business


Did you know that snails are the most prolific livestock animal producing more than 150 eggs at a time in one clutch? It’s also the livestock that requires less stress in breeding them. You can buy a baby snail for less than N30 and make more than N200 as profit on such snail when it reaches table size.

The prolific aspect is that you can decide to breed 4 snails and before a year runs out you will have more than a thousand snails in your snail farm.

So let me take you into the commercial and medicinal/ nutritional value of snails.

Introduction to Snail Farming

Snails are derived from the wild life environment and are used as food, feed or source of revenue in given parts of the world. Usually unknown to animal production specialists and often officially ignored also by the livestock services of their home areas even though their meat may be appreciated and command a higher


Best Online Jobs for Students


online jobs for students

Finding the best online jobs for students can generate massive profits. It is not that difficult to engage in online jobs as long as you are committed and dedicated.

 All you have to do is to choose the right online jobs that suit your knowledge and expertise.

Being a student involves lots of things to think about. It is not all about the studies because it is also important for a student to have enough money to sustain the necessities in school.
This is the reason why most students want to make money while schooling. Obviously, it is difficult to find job in the sense that you are just a student. Nevertheless, there are other options on how you can make money. One way to make money is to engage in online jobs. This kind of job is perfect for students as long as you have done the right system. The

Pricing Decision

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Price is an element of the marketing mix. As a result, it is a major decision area for marketing management as it is the only element of the marketing mix that produces revenue. This is to say it is through price that the profit maximization objective of marketing is achieved.

It is also true that price means different things to different people; the buyer and the seller inclusive. Different people depending on the transaction that is taking place therefore call it different names. These and other issues affect the marketer as will be seen on in this article.

Meaning of Price

Ordinarily speaking, price is the amount of money that customers pay for product. This definition is deficient

Nigeria: Agro-Commodities Market Bigger Than NSE - Cban

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Kano — Commodity Brokers Association of Nigeria (CBAN) has said that based on the analysis of the economic performance of the country in 2012 that gave the Gross Domestic Product (GDP) as approximately N47.55 trillion and the benchmark of 38.4 percent of GDP to agriculture in the 2013 budget, the commodities market can be valued at N18.26 trillion.

This, it also said, clearly indicates that by market capitalization, the agro-commodities market is larger than the Nigerian Stock Exchange.
Speaking during a stakeholders meeting in collaboration with the Abuja Securities and Commodity Exchange (ASCE) in Kano, the newly elected President of CBAN, Altine Shehu Kajiji, said with market capitalization of N11.77 trillion as at May 21, 2013, agro-commodities market is larger than the Nigerian Stock Exchange