Nigerian business mogul and philanthropist, Femi Otedola is the former chairman of Forte Oil PLC, currently the founder of Zenon Petroleum and Gas Ltd and the owner of a number of other businesses across shipping, real estate and finance.
Otedola’s life holds several business lessons and more for us as entrepreneurs. His journey through challenging Nigeria’s business terrain, his failures and his eventual return to fame leaves most Nigerian entrepreneurs in awe.
Here are 5 entrepreneurial lessons you can learn as an entrepreneur from Femi Otedola
Seek Problems that You could Find Solutions For
Femi Otedola seek solution to the challenges of his father’s business and through it, he was successful to start his diesel supply business by creating a better and efficient network for diesel supply.
As an entrepreneur, you need to do the same, you have to be capable of getting solution to any problem your business might be facing.
Be Courageous and Relentless
Femi Otedola is one courageous and relentless businessman who has understanding of how to use his network. No matter what entrepreneur face in their businesses, if they don’t relent, they will surely achieve at the end of the day.
Get Help When Needed
You need to get assistance from people either In terms of ideas, knowledge, finance and also make researches from people about your business.
Expand Your Operations To Attract More Prospects
As an entrepreneur, if you feel some things are not working well for your business, try and get another means or strategy that will help you expand your business and that will attract you to better opportunities.
Learn Fast and Keep Moving
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