Entrepreneurship

Ifeoluwa Bejide

Doing business comes naturally to me — Bejide

A researcher, scientist and entrepreneur, Ifeoluwa Bejide, tells AJAYI FAITH about his business What are your degrees? For my elementary education, I attended Ecwa Nursery and Primary School in Akure, Ondo State. I went to Redeemers High School, Mowe, Ogun State. I then obtained a bachelor’s degree in microbiology from Redeemers University, Ede, Osun State. …

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7 misconceptions about starting your own business

7 misconceptions about starting your own business

Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur the contributors are theirs. Starting a business can be one of the most exciting and rewarding things you can do. The process has its challenges, but it’s important not to let misconceptions about them keep you from trying. In this article, we’ll go over seven common misconceptions about starting a business. …

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7 signs you're ready to become an entrepreneur

7 signs you’re ready to become an entrepreneur

Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur the contributors are theirs. I recently had a call with one of my best friends who moved to London to work for a large multinational public company. She is talented, successful and hardworking. Yet she called me full of tears, anxiety and anger. “They’re restructuring the company, they’re cutting jobs. My …

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New Alt Studios firm: "We are inspired by entrepreneurial architects-developers"

New Alt Studios firm: “We are inspired by entrepreneurial architects-developers”

Practice name Alt StudiosBased Newcastle-upon-TyneBased May 2021Main people Paul Milner and Scott Savin, co-founders. Where are you from?We studied architecture and town planning together at Newcastle University before embarking on different career paths. For Scott, this involved working in several practices in the North of England, including carrying out projects across the UK with IDPartnership. …

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BoomPop Gains Ground by Designing High-End Offsite Sites for a Remote World

BoomPop Gains Ground by Designing High-End Offsite Sites for a Remote World

There’s nothing sexy about corporate retreats. But BoomPop, a 26-person San Francisco-based team that startup studio Atomic launched in 2020, manages to inject some spice into the long-formula industry. Given what BoomPop is building, we might even see it evolve into more than a way for companies to more easily schedule luxury get-togethers for their …

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A former Shopify employee used her severance pay to found a new startup after being made redundant along with 1,000 other people.  Here's why it can be a smart move in a downturn.

A former Shopify employee used her severance pay to found a new startup after being made redundant along with 1,000 other people. Here’s why it can be a smart move in a downturn.

Stella Alexandrova was among 1,000 employees laid off by e-commerce giant Shopify in July. She saw the layoff and five months of severance as an opportunity to start a business. A recession is actually a good time to start a business, says venture capitalist Paul Asel. Loading Something is loading. Thank you for your registration! …

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Ashoka Making More Health Accelerator 2023 for Social Entrepreneurs (€50,000 funding) |  Opportunities for Africans

Ashoka Making More Health Accelerator 2023 for Social Entrepreneurs (€50,000 funding) | Opportunities for Africans

Application deadline: January 13, 2023 The Make more healthcare business accelerators, is a structured business growth program for social entrepreneurs offering innovative solutions in the health sector. The program offers two phases of engagement. Phase 1, called the “Pilot phase», lasts 12 months and aims to help entrepreneurs to: a) identify strategic challenges and/or opportunities …

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